Roger Federer knocked out of Wimbledon in quarters

Roger Federer knocked out of Wimbledon in quarters

Written by By by Staff Writer, CNN Roger Federer has been knocked out of the 2017 Wimbledon Championships in the quarterfinals by American John Isner. The eighth seed lost 6-4, 7-6 (7-2), 7-6 (7-2)…

Bolivia indigenous miners drown in desert - eyewitness

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Bolivia indigenous miners drown in desert – eyewitness

EPA Indigenous boys in Bolivia have drowned in the Atacama desert, and authorities have said illegal mining is to blame. They say the boys were retrieving a satellite-guided explosive that fires a water cannon…

Dune: George R R Martin's epic space saga returns

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Dune: George R R Martin’s epic space saga returns

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The source material has been adapted for the big screen many times over the decades George R R Martin’s epic “Star Wars” fantasy saga is going into its…

Teen prodigy wins U.S. Open

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Teen prodigy wins U.S. Open

There‚Äôs something very special about the round-robin tournament that features college students at the Nick Bollettieri Academy in Bradenton, Florida. The 23-year-old Naomi Osaka was introduced to the Nick Bollettieri Academy as a seventh…

12 loveliest pine cacti found in Patagonia

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12 loveliest pine cacti found in Patagonia

This article is over 6 months old A lava field to be reclaimed for forestry is under threat from human habitation Twelve cacti and an orange tree were selected from a field that had…

Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori might miss Tokyo Olympics

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Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori might miss Tokyo Olympics

Andy Murray and Kei Nishikori are still wondering if their Olympic Games dreams will come true. Andy Murray and Kei Nishikori, who serve as tournament captains for the U.S. Open’s men’s draw, also might…

COVID-19: About 180,000 health workers may have died

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COVID-19: About 180,000 health workers may have died

It was one of the worst pandemics in modern history, and the people at the epicenter of the COVID-19 — Spanish flu — epidemic may have been at much higher risk than was previously…