Tessa Mais-Duncan

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Andy Murray beats David Ferrer in straight sets as Scot lines up Paris Masters final with Novak Djokovic

British No 1 beats Spaniard and will face Novak Djokovic in Paris final<p>Has this been Andy Murray’s best year, or his most frustrating, or both?<p>On Saturday Murray beat David Ferrer to move into his fourth Masters final of 2015 – a career-high figure – yet he will have to find a way past tennis’s …

The Tribe That Won’t Stop Killing ISIS

Its members have been massacred on several occasions, but ‘The Family of the Tiger’ fights on.<p>ERBIL, Iraqi Kurdistan — Forces of the so-called …

Middle East

Novak Djokovic thrashes Rafael Nadal to win sixth China Open title

Novak Djokovic sent Rafael Nadal packing in ruthless fashion 6-2, 6-2 to win his sixth China Open crown in seven years in Beijing on Sunday.<p>Djokovic made a blistering start to the match and never looked back after breaking Nadal in the opening game before holding serve easily enough to carve out a …

Tennis

The First Supermoon of 2015

Mexico

Crowds flock to Georgia to pay tribute to cancer-stricken Jimmy Carter

The former president has taught Sunday school in Plains, Ga., for decades, and since his cancer diagnosis, the pews have been packed.<p>The former president has taught Sunday school in Plains, Ga., for decades, and since his cancer diagnosis, the pews have been packed.<p>PLAINS, Ga. — The cars and SUVs …

New Jersey

Barack Obama singles out Koch brothers over fossil fuel lobbying

Barack Obama has railed against US political and business figures who oppose the expansion of wind and solar power in a speech where he singled out the influential Koch brothers for criticism.<p>Accusing opponents of his energy policies of “wanting to protect an outdated status quo” based on fossil …

Fossil Fuels

Opening Day Matches at Wimbledon

England

Microsoft Windows 10 free upgrade: seven more questions answered

If I upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10, will I lose Office 2010 – which I paid for and installed – and other programs? <b>Wolf</b><p>In most cases, Windows 10 will be installed as an “in place” upgrade via Windows Update, which is usually used to install security patches. All your existing software should …

Windows 10

Wimbledon 2015: Imagine having Rafa Nadal in your bed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Fancy having Novak Djokovic or Rafael Nadal in your bed? Or perhaps you'd prefer Serena Williams or Maria Sharapova on your couch?<p>Well, that could become a reality if you own a home around Wimbledon.<p>The world's top tennis stars and thousands of fans are heading to southwest London and, with …

Tennis

You are when you eat

<b>(CNN) —</b> We have all heard the age-old weight loss advice to eat less and exercise more. But a number of recent studies suggest that the key to dieting success is not just in how many calories you eat, or don't, but in when you eat them.<p>"There has been so much energy on what we eat and on …

Holistic Medicine

So Is Avocado Toast Actually Good for You?

Should we worship avocado toast as much as we do?<p><i>We teamed up with nutritionist McKel Hill, MS, RD, LDN from Nutrition Stripped to give us some friendly feedback on how we’re doing in the snack department. Are they good for us? Could they be better? We don’t always know, but McKel does. These are</i> …

Breakfast

9 Simple Habits to Start Now for a More Energetic Day Tomorrow

Let’s just accept the fact that most of us don’t cook healthy meals every night, hit the gym every morning or have the best sleep habits. However, there are some simple ways to start working on healthy habits that don’t require you to have the discipline of a drill sergeant. Pick and choose which …

The 25 Best Abs Exercises

Refresh your workout with these ab exercises<p>Nothing says fit like a washboard stomach. But scoring high-definition abs isn't as easy as cranking out crunch after crunch. To sculpt a stronger, more chiseled core, you need the best ab workout to work the two dozen muscles between your hips and your …

Whither the Breadfruit?

By James McWilliams August 1, 2014<p><i>Whither the breadfruit?</i><p>Marguerite Girvin Gillin, <i>Breadfruit</i>, ca. 1884<p>There’s such a thing as the Breadfruit Institute, and there should be. Researchers consider the species a “NUS”—“neglected and underutilized species.” But Ian Cole, the Breadfruit Institute’s …