01-16-2018  3:56 am      •     
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Black Students Hit Hard by For-Profit College Debt

Women and Blacks suffer disparate impacts, particularly at for-profit institutions, where they are disproportionately enrolled in most...

A New Year, a New Vision

North Portland Library will dedicate a display panel in the upstairs meeting room to visual artifacts contributed by the community ...

MLK’s Legacy for Black America in 2017

Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis on the exigency of Dr. King's insistence that “The truth will set us free” ...

Want to Keep Your 2018 New Year’s Resolution? Your Pet Can Help!

Dr. Jasmine Streeter on how to get fit with the help of your pet ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

CNN

(CNN) -- The seeds just can't stop tumbling out of Wimbledon and on Monday it was the turn of world No.1 and five-time champion Serena Williams to experience that sinking feeling.

The American crashed out of the grass court grand slam in the last-16 following a shock defeat by Germany's Sabine Lisicki -- her first reverse in 34 matches.

Favorite for the title, Williams lost the opening set 6-2 before roaring back to level a pulsating contest by taking the second 6-1.

But Lisicki, seeded 23rd at the tournament, produced one of the greatest performances of her career, coming from a break down to take the final set 6-4 and send shockwaves through tennis.

™ & © 2013 Cable News Network, Inc., a Time Warner Company. All rights reserved.

Carpentry Professionals
Tobacco
Calendar

Photo Gallery

Photos and slide shows of local events