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Daniil Medvedev Wins U.S. Open, Novak Djokovic Falls Short of Grand Slam

Daniil Medvedev Wins U.S. Open, Novak Djokovic Falls Short of Grand Slam

Daniil Medvedev Wins U.S. Open, Novak Djokovic Falls Short of Grand Slam Daniil Medvedev Wins U.S. Open, Novak Djokovic Falls Short of Grand Slam Novak Djokovic said he was going to play this match as if it were the last of his career, that he was going to pour every ounce of his heart and soul into trying to do …

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Emma Raducanu Wins U.S. Open Without Dropping a Set

Emma Raducanu Wins U.S. Open Without Dropping a Set

Emma Raducanu Wins U.S. Open Without Dropping a Set Emma Raducanu Wins U.S. Open Without Dropping a Set Emma Raducanu, the 18-year-old British phenom, completed her shocking run through the U.S. Open with a straight-sets victory over Leylah Fernandez of Canada on Saturday that will surely go down as one of the great underdog journeys in the history of sports. …

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Ko Pyae Lyan Aung, Myanmar Soccer Player, Wins Asylum in Japan

Ko Pyae Lyan Aung, Myanmar Soccer Player, Wins Asylum in Japan

Ko Pyae Lyan Aung, Myanmar Soccer Player, Wins Asylum in Japan Ko Pyae Lyan Aung, Myanmar Soccer Player, Wins Asylum in Japan TOKYO — A professional soccer player from Myanmar who publicly opposed the military junta that staged a coup in his country won asylum in Japan on Friday, a rare development in a country known for its notoriously unwelcoming …

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A Skeptical Stock Analyst Wins Big by Seeking Out Frauds

A Skeptical Stock Analyst Wins Big by Seeking Out Frauds

A Skeptical Stock Analyst Wins Big by Seeking Out Frauds A Skeptical Stock Analyst Wins Big by Seeking Out Frauds Last month, federal authorities charged the founder of the electric vehicle manufacturer Nikola, which had gone public in the summer of 2020, with defrauding investors. They were led there partly by the work of a little-known Wall Streeter named Nathan …

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Veteran opposition leader wins Zambia tense elections

Veteran opposition leader wins Zambia tense elections Veteran opposition leader wins Zambia tense elections Zambia’s veteran opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has won the southern African country’s presidency after taking more than 50% of the vote. Hichilema was declared president–elect by Esau Chulu, chairman of the Electoral Commission of Zambia, early Monday after results for 155 of the country’s 156 constituencies …

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Poland’s Government Wins Vote on Media Bill, Despite Losing Majority

Poland’s Government Wins Vote on Media Bill, Despite Losing Majority

Poland’s Government Wins Vote on Media Bill, Despite Losing Majority Poland’s Government Wins Vote on Media Bill, Despite Losing Majority Poland’s right-wing coalition government won a narrow victory in Parliament on Wednesday when legislators passed a contentious media bill that could lead to an American-owned television station losing its license. The passage of the media bill by the lower house …

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Jessica Springsteen Wins Silver Medal With U.S. Equestrian Show Jumping Team

Jessica Springsteen Wins Silver Medal With U.S. Equestrian Show Jumping Team

Jessica Springsteen Wins Silver Medal With U.S. Equestrian Show Jumping Team Jessica Springsteen Wins Silver Medal With U.S. Equestrian Show Jumping Team TOKYO — For all the accolades he has won over the years, an Olympic medal has always eluded Bruce Springsteen. Perhaps that’s because rocking out still isn’t an Olympic event. But another Springsteen has now accomplished the feat: …

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Faith Kipyegon of Kenya wins the 1,500 meters.

Faith Kipyegon of Kenya wins the 1,500 meters.

Faith Kipyegon of Kenya wins the 1,500 meters. Faith Kipyegon of Kenya wins the 1,500 meters. TOKYO — Faith Kipyegon of Kenya defended her Olympic title in the women’s 1,500 meters, and in the process ended Sifan Hassan’s audacious bid for three gold medals at the Tokyo Games. Kipyegon, 27, ran the race in an Olympic record time of 3:53.11 …

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Rebeca Andrade of Brazil Wins Women’s Vault Gold in Gymnastics

Rebeca Andrade of Brazil Wins Women's Vault Gold in Gymnastics

Rebeca Andrade of Brazil Wins Women’s Vault Gold in Gymnastics Rebeca Andrade of Brazil Wins Women’s Vault Gold in Gymnastics With two high-flying vaults that made complicated, gravity-defying moves look simple, Rebeca Andrade won the vault final on Sunday at the Tokyo Games, bringing Brazil its first gold medal ever in women’s gymnastics. Her Olympics just keep getting better. Last …

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Italy’s Marcell Jacobs Wins the 100-Meter Dash Final, Stunning the Field

Italy's Marcell Jacobs Wins the 100-Meter Dash Final, Stunning the Field

Italy’s Marcell Jacobs Wins the 100-Meter Dash Final, Stunning the Field Italy’s Marcell Jacobs Wins the 100-Meter Dash Final, Stunning the Field TOKYO — There is a new fastest man in the world. Marcell Jacobs of Italy sprinted to Olympic gold in the men’s 100-meter dash on Sunday, finishing in 9.80 seconds. Jacobs, 26, was born in El Paso before …

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