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Private firm wins $110 million contract for new immigrant detention center in Texas

The Trump administration has awarded its first federal contract for a new immigrant detention center to be built in Texas.<p>The $110 million deal went …

11 years ago, Federer and Nadal kicked off tennis' golden age in Rome

<i>Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will square off for the 35th time in the Australian Open final on Sunday. In anticipation of their duel in Melbourne,</i> …

Arise, Sir Andy Murray

Murray is to be knighted as part of the 2017 New Year's Honours, the annual list of titles awarded by the Queen for services in different fields.<p>Murray is receiving the knighthood, which will make him Sir Andy Murray, for services to tennis and charity. Murray supports charities including Sports …

8 US colleges that are just as selective as the Ivy League — or more

Ivy League schools have begun to release early-admission numbers for the class of 2021. They're considerably higher than the regular-decision admissions numbers that will come in the spring.<p>Though the Ivies are notoriously tough to get into — their regular-admission acceptance rates range from 5.2% …

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Applying to the Ivy League? Here's How to Make Your Application Stand Out

<i>How do I stand out in my Ivy League college applications? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Julie Anne Exter, UPenn alum, on Quora:</b><p>There are a few things I did that went beyond good grades …

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World Tennis schedule 2017: Preview of the upcoming season; list of all major tournaments, venues and dates - IBTimes India

Here is a preview of what's to come in tennis in 2017 along with the schedule of all the major tournaments.<p>Tennis fans from around the world will be …