Archive for September 11th, 2015

Serena calendar Slam bid foiled in Vinci shocker

Friday, September 11th, 2015

New York (AFP) – Serena Williams saw her dream of a calendar year Grand Slam title sweep destroyed in stunning fashion Friday as Italy's Roberta Vinci shocked the world number one to reach the US Open final. Read more Yahoo News – Top Stories

Victims of 9/11 remembered across US

Friday, September 11th, 2015

Moments of silence are held in New York at the time the World Trade Center was hit and officials participate in memorials across the country. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

The Latest: Hungary camerawoman ‘sorry’ for kicking refugee

Friday, September 11th, 2015

The latest developments as European governments rush to cope with the huge number of people moving across Europe. All times local (CET): Read more Yahoo News – Top Stories

US to accept 10,000 Syrian refugees

Friday, September 11th, 2015

President Barack Obama is calling for the US to prepare for “at least” 10,000 Syrian refugees next year, according to a White House spokesman. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Cowboys’ Hardy won’t challenge NFL’s 4-game ban in court

Friday, September 11th, 2015

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Suspended Dallas defensive end Greg Hardy says he won't try to get his four-game ban reduced or eliminated by pursuing a case against the NFL in federal court. Read more Yahoo News – Top Stories

US official: ‘IS making chemical arms’

Friday, September 11th, 2015

A US official tells the BBC there is growing belief within the US government that the so-called Islamic State is making and using crude chemical weapons in Iraq and Syria. Read more BBC News – US & Canada