Waiters for the win: Heat stun Warriors, 105-102
Vintage Venus powers into Australian Open semi-finals
A vintage Venus Williams powered past Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and into her third Australian Open semi-final Tuesday, becoming the oldest woman to make a Grand Slam last four in 23 years. The 36-year-old overcame the Russian 6-4, 7-6 (7/3) and will play either fellow American Coco Vandeweghe or French Open champion Garbine Muguruza for a place in the final. It is a remarkable feat for Williams, who made her professional debut in 1994 and is enjoying a late-career renaissance following a battle with a rare autoimmune disorder.
Giants sign Korean prospect Hwang on minor league deal
The San Francisco Giants have signed South Korean infielder Hwang Jae-Gyun on a minor league deal to strengthen their options at third base, the San Francisco Chronicle reported on its website. Hwang, 29, could earn a $1.5 million payday if he manages to force his way onto the roster for the Giants upcoming Major League Baseball season. Hwang is reported to be the first Korean player to sign for the Giants, who tried out Lee Hak-Ju in a training camp last year but did not sign him.
Trump wrongly blames fraud for loss of popular vote
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump asserted in a private meeting with congressional leaders Monday night that he would have won the popular vote in the 2016 election if 3 million to 5 million immigrants living in the country illegally hadn't voted.
Minnesota Gov. Dayton, 69, collapses during speech
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) ? Gov. Mark Dayton collapsed while delivering his State of the State speech on Monday, striking his head on a lectern. The 69-year-old Democrat appeared to be conscious as he was helped into a back room several minutes later, and a top staffer said he walked out of the Capitol on his own and was spending time with his son and grandson after a routine check by emergency medical technicians at his home.
Asian stock indexes mixed as Trump uncertainties mount
Smith, NC State stun No. 17 Duke 84-82
Statement: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton 'briefly fainted'; will present budget Tuesday as plannedST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) ? Statement: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton 'briefly fainted'; will present budget Tuesday as planned.
Clijsters, Roddick joining International Tennis Hall of Fame
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