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  • Djokovic makes history with win over Federer

    Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic can finally celebrate achieving a clean sweep. The former world No. 1 became the first player to win all nine Masters 1,000 tournaments with a straight-sets victory Sunday over Roger Federer in the Western & Southern Open championship match. Djokovic, 31, had been a five-time runner-up at the Cincinnati event, losing to the seven-time champion on three occasions. "It's a very special moment," Djokovic told reporters. "It's the first time I get to stand with...

  • Ohio regulators weighing end to AT&T’s low-income phone plan

    Ohio utility regulators are accepting comments on AT&T's proposal to drop federal Lifeline phone service. A number of advocacy groups for more than 10,000 low-income Ohioans customers helped by the … Click to Continue

  • That scrutinized bit of Meyer's OSU contract may be new norm

    The investigation of how football coach Urban Meyer handled domestic violence accusations against an assistant has drawn attention to his obligation to report violations of Ohio State's sexual misconduct policy — a type of specificity becoming increasingly common in college athletic contracts,...

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  • Novak Djokovic, Kiki Bertens win Cincinnati finals in upsets

    Novak Djokovic finally mastered the one tournament that has eluded him, beating nemesis Roger Federer 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday for his first Western & Southern Open championship in Mason, Ohio. They hadn’t played in two years because of injuries, but Djokovic prevailed in an event that Federer has won seven times, not losing a title match. “Thank you for letting me win once in Cincinnati,” Djokovic told Federer during the trophy presentation. ...

  • Tennis: Bertens stuns world number one Halep for Cincinnati title

    Dutch surprise Kiki Bertens saved a championship point before going on to earn a shock Cincinnati Masters final triumph 2-6 7-6(6) 6-2 over a fatigued world number one Simona Halep on Sunday.

  • Tennis: Djokovic beats Federer to complete Masters sweep

    Novak Djokovic finally clinched the title missing from his resume with a 6-4 6-4 win over Roger Federer on Sunday to win in Cincinnati and become the first player to complete the sweep of Masters series tournaments on Sunday.