Day: September 3, 2020

Johanna Konta
Tennis
US Open

US Open: Johanna Konta suffers shock defeat to No. 77 Sorana Cirstea

Konta faced Cirstea in New York (Picture: Getty) Johanna Konta crashed out of the US Open on Thursday, failing to capitalise after leading by a set and a break as she slumped to defeat to Sorana Cirstea. The British No. 1 was the ninth seed in New York and had reached the semi-finals in the […]

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Music Collective ‘Megative’ Dubs Out the Negative — Global Issues

The members of Megative, with Gus van Go (far left). Credit: Daviston Jeffers by SWAN (paris) Wednesday, September 02, 2020 Inter Press Service PARIS, Sep 02 (IPS) – Even as their income dries up and their touring opportunities disappear because of the Covid-19 pandemic, some artists are using their work to call out injustice, criticize […]

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Portland mayor says he’ll move after protests at his condo

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler says he’s looking for a new place to live after his Pearl District condominium building has been the site of repeated demonstrations, including on Monday when crowds demanded he resign and people set fires and broke windows. In an email Tuesday from Wheeler to other residents of […]

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