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News reports about football and brain injuries — one indication of public awareness about the health risks of head injuries on the field — started becoming more common in 2009 and increased each year through the end of the study.
The victory on Thursday puts Williams back in the semi-finals at Indian Wells for the first time in 17 years.
Returning after more than a year away from the game to have a baby, Serena put up a good fight, saving match point while trailing 5-2 in the second set, but her rustiness was not untold in the end.
"It was incredible. It's been over a year and a kid later. I get to go home to her now and I'm excited about that," Williams said.
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has also opened an investigation and sent letters seeking more information to various entities including Michigan State.
The league discourages the practice of resting healthy players in an attempt to limit overt "tanking" by teams searching for a top pick in the NBA draft.
"She knows that coming back might take some time, but her level of expectation is high as always," said Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou.
The Jordan brand now generates $3.1 billion of annual revenue for Nike.
Illinois denies high school senior spot in state competition.
The Senate subcommittee is waiting for responses from the national governing bodies of 53 other Olympic sports, from swimming to figure skating, to help determine the extent of abuse.
John Schnatter, loved by Nazis and Trump, was a mainstay on DiversityInc’s list of CEOs behaving badly — until he lost his job.
Venus Williams also took to the court with younger sister Serena for a doubles dead rubber.
Police said Manuel Orrego-Zavala drove a pickup truck that crashed into a vehicle, killing Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and Jeffrey Monroe, an Uber driver.
Beltran, a native of Puerto Rico, said that he was disappointed in the U.S. response to Hurricane Maria.
The viewership on NBC ranked as the lowest for U.S. television's premiere event since 2009.
Larry Nassar was further sentenced Monday for sexually abusing young female gymnasts.
There is no shortage of things the NFL would like to see in the rearview mirror, particularly a feud between President Donald Trump and the league over players protesting racism by kneeling during the national anthem.
The Patriots, seeking their third title in four years, are favored to beat a Philadelphia Eagles team still looking for their first Super Bowl crown.
Many of Nassar's victims have criticized the USOC for failing to remove him sooner.
Many of the women said they remained traumatized even years later, plagued by nightmares and reluctant to place any trust in others.
The forum was created to level the playing field and open doors for qualified women to enter the workforce of the most popular professional sport in the country.
The logo was at the center of a legal dispute in Canada when the team played the Toronto Blue Jays in the 2016 American League Champion Series.
The U.S. Olympic Committee had threatened to revoke the organization's governing authority if the full board had not stepped down by Wednesday.