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  • Futsal, soccer in miniature, gains popularity at L.A. parks

    Futsal, soccer in miniature, gains popularity at L.A. parks
    The amber lights flicker on above the tennis courts at DeForest Park in Long Beach. The nets have disappeared. Tennis balls are nowhere in sight. This evening, people are playing with a different kind of ball. On the chain-link fence that surrounds...
  • Serena Williams beats Victoria Azarenka to win Brisbane title

    Serena Williams beats Victoria Azarenka to win Brisbane title
    BRISBANE, Australia -- This was one time Serena Williams didn't mind being pushed into the deep end, to use her own description. The top-ranked Williams carried her winning momentum from 2013 into the new season, beating No. 2-ranked Victoria Azarenka,...
  • Lleyton Hewitt upsets Roger Federer to win Brisbane title

    Lleyton Hewitt upsets Roger Federer to win Brisbane title
    BRISBANE, Australia -- With the Fanatics in bright yellow and raucously chanting for Lleyton Hewitt to stay on top of Roger Federer, the Brisbane International final had the surreal feel of a journey back in time. It wouldn't have seemed out of...
  • CES 2014: Consumer electronics show to feature 'Internet of things'

    CES 2014: Consumer electronics show to feature 'Internet of things'
    To glimpse the future of consumer electronics, get a grip on the world's first Internet-connected tennis racket. With tiny sensors embedded in the handle, the racket measures a player's strokes, topspin and just about everything else that happens when...
  • San Francisco high-end waterfront project defeated

    San Francisco high-end waterfront project defeated
    SAN FRANCISCO -- A controversial luxury waterfront development project was soundly defeated Tuesday, an apparent victim of skyrocketing housing prices that have generated anxiety over just who gets to live in a city long identified with tolerance and...
  • Penn State hires James Franklin as football coach

    Penn State hires James Franklin as football coach
    More than two decades after his futile attempt to draw Penn State's attention as a player, James Franklin was hired Saturday by the university as its football coach. Franklin, 41, replaces Bill O'Brien, who left for the NFL's Houston Texans coaching job...
  • Venus Williams loses in first round of Australian Open

    Venus Williams loses in first round of Australian Open
    MELBOURNE, Australia — Just as she was starting to show glimpses of returning to form, Venus Williams was let down by her serve and her concentration at crucial times and lost, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4, to Ekaterina Makarova on the first day of the...
  • Tennis: Top men trying new coaches and approaches at Australian Open

    Tennis: Top men trying new coaches and approaches at Australian Open
    MELBOURNE, Australia — Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer witnessed Andy Murray's drought-breaking successes after he hired Ivan Lendl as coach, and decided they were due for an overhaul of a major kind. Both took on past Grand Slam champions...
  • Roger Federer, Victoria Azarenka move on at Australian Open

    Roger Federer, Victoria Azarenka move on at Australian Open
    MELBOURNE, Australia— Roger Federer kept his cool on a scorching second day at the Australian Open, starting his record 57th consecutive Grand Slam tournament with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 victory in his first match with Stefan Edberg as a coach. Federer...
  • Novak Djokovic hires Boris Becker as his new head coach

    Novak Djokovic hires Boris Becker as his new head coach
    Novak Djokovic and Boris Becker have each won six Grand Slam singles championships. But Djokovic wants more, so he has brought in the retired Becker as his head coach, joining a team that already includes Marian Vajda, Miljan Amanovic and Gebhard Phil-...
  • Serena Williams selected female athlete of year by Associated Press

    Serena Williams selected female athlete of year by Associated Press
    Serena Williams nearly owned women's tennis in 2013, and the Associated Press took notice by selecting her the female athlete of the year for the third time in her storied career. Williams has won the award three times, tying golfer Annika Sorenstam and...