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  • Unbeaten US routs New Zealand 98-71 at worlds

    Unbeaten US routs New Zealand 98-71 at worlds

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:01 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:01:26 GMT
    Anthony Davis scored 21 points, Kenneth Faried had 15 and the U.S. remained unbeaten at the Basketball World Cup by beating winless New Zealand 98-71 on Tuesday.
    American players paused from their warmups to stand and face their New Zealand opponents as they performed the haka, their traditional war dance challenge.
  • Serena has medical timeout in US Open doubles loss

    Serena has medical timeout in US Open doubles loss

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:53:01 GMT
    Serena Williams took a medical timeout because of a problem with her right foot, and later double-faulted on the last two points as she and sister Venus lost in the doubles quarterfinals at the U.S. Open.
    Serena Williams took a medical timeout because of a problem with her right foot and later double-faulted on the last two points as she and sister Venus lost in the doubles quarterfinals at the U.S. Open.
  • Peng beats Bencic to reach US Open semis

    Peng beats Bencic to reach US Open semis

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:53:00 GMT
    Unseeded Peng Shuai of China beat 17-year-old Belinda Bencic 6-2, 6-1 in the U.S. Open on Tuesday to reach her first Grand Slam semifinal.
    Unseeded Peng Shuai of China beat 17-year-old Belinda Bencic 6-2, 6-1 in the U.S. Open on Tuesday to reach her first semifinal in 37 Grand Slam tournaments.
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  • Pentagon: Al-Shabab leader was target of airstrike

    Pentagon: Al-Shabab leader was target of airstrike

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:01 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:01:32 GMT
    The Pentagon says the leader of the Somalia-based al-Shabab (ahl-shah-BAHB') extremist group was the target of U.S. military airstrikes that struck an encampment and a vehicle Monday night.
    The leader of the Somalia-based al-Shabab extremist group was the target of U.S. military airstrikes that struck an encampment and a vehicle there on Monday night, a Pentagon spokesman said Tuesday.
  • Video purports to show beheading of US journalist

    Video purports to show beheading of US journalist

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:55:56 GMT
    The World Food Program says it provided food to a record 4.1 million people inside Syria last month.
    Islamic State extremists released a video posted Tuesday showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, and warning President Barack Obama that as long as U.S. airstrikes against the militant group...
  • US family grieving over new beheading video

    US family grieving over new beheading video

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:52:52 GMT
    A family spokesman says relatives of freelance journalist Steven Sotloff are aware of a new video purporting to show his beheading by Islamic State militants.
    A family spokesman says relatives of freelance journalist Steven Sotloff are aware of a new video purporting to show his beheading by Islamic State militants.
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