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Eighty years ago, a young San Diego couple, Jessamine and Martin Connolly, were at Mercy Hospital awaiting the arrival of their first child. The father, a lieutenant commander in t...(full article)

Once Federer became a Grand Slam champion, his interest in Davis Cup faded dramatically. It was understandable, but by no means inevitable. Other great champions remained loyal to ...(full article)

If he wasn't ready for marriage, couldn't Rory McIlroy have told Caroline Wozniacki that in person? Wozniacki was so shocked about her break-up with McIlroy in May that when the d...(full article)

An epic comeback akin to what Roger Federer pulled off against Gael Monfils this past Thursday is often the catalyst for continued success, but things went south for Federer as h...(full article)

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