‘Fatal Attraction’ killer Carolyn Warmus granted parole

U.S. 05/03/19, 18:55

A former New York schoolteacher who was convicted of killing her lover's wife in a sensational case dubbed the Fatal Attraction murder has been granted parole.Carolyn Warmus will be released from Bedford Hills prison as early as June 10 after a three-member panel of the state Parole Board granted her ...

Stephens, Keys to lead US against Switzerland in Fed Cup

Tennis 04/10/19, 10:42

Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys will lead the United States against Switzerland in the Fed Cup World Group playoffs at San Antonio.Captain Kathy Rinaldi's roster released Wednesday also includes Sofia Kenin, Jessica Pegula and Jennifer Brady.The matches are April 20-21.Madison Keys, of the United States, hits a return to countrywoman ...

Longtime USTA CEO Gordon Smith to retire at end of year

Sports 01/11/19, 16:40

Gordon Smith, longtime CEO and executive director of the U.S. Tennis Association, will retire at the end of 2019 after 12 years on the job.USTA chairman Patrick Galbraith said Friday that Smith "brought our sport to new levels" and "represented American tennis with class and dignity around the world."Under Smith, ...

Chris Evert to chair US Tennis Association’s charitable arm

Tennis 01/08/19, 15:02

Chris Evert has been chosen to chair the USTA Foundation's board of directors, serving as a spokeswoman and ambassador for the U.S. Tennis Association's charitable arm. The 18-time Grand Slam champion and member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame takes over as chair from James Blake. Evert, currently a tennis analyst ...

Coast Guard pioneer, race riot survivor laid to rest

New York 12/06/18, 06:37

The first African-American woman to serve in the U.S. Coast Guard and one of the last survivors of a race riot in Oklahoma has been laid to rest with military honors.A funeral was held Wednesday in White Plains, New York, for Olivia Hooker. She was 103 years old when she ...

Jim Courier out as US Davis Cup team captain after 8 years

Tennis 09/27/18, 13:33

Jim Courier is finished as captain of the U.S. Davis Cup team after eight years in the job.The U.S. Tennis Association announced Thursday that Courier is "stepping down," less than two weeks after the Americans lost to host Croatia 3-2 in the Davis Cup semifinals.The United States had a 10-8 ...

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