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Williams Sisters Advance

Williams Sisters Advance

Serena Williams moved a step closer to successfully defending her Australian Open title and extracted some family revenge Saturday with a 6-0, 6-3 victory over Carla Suarez Navarro. Last year, Suarez Navarro beat Venus Williams...

Bernanke’s Nomination Uncertain

Bernanke’s Nomination Uncertain

Ben Bernanke’s nomination for a second term as U.S. Federal Reserve chairman, once seen as a sure thing, appeared in jeopardy on Friday after two more Senate Democrats said they would vote against it.“I believe...

Telethon tries to raise ‘Hope for Haiti’

Telethon tries to raise ‘Hope for Haiti’

Solemn music from the world’s biggest stars served as the soundtrack to Friday night’s telethon for Haiti relief, but the fundraiser ended with Wyclef Jean shouting “Enough of the moping, let’s rebuild Haiti.” Organizers did...