Daily Archives: July 1, 2019

15-Year Old Cori Gauff is Youngest Player to Qualify for Wimbledon – Detroit News Watch

    (CNN) — American tennis prodigy Cori “Coco” Gauff, 15, just became the youngest player in the Open era to advance through qualifying to reach Wimbledon’s main draw where she will play compatriot Venus Williams. The Delray Beach, Florida, resident, who’s been touted as the next Serena Williams, told an interviewer for Wimbledon, “I’m still in shock,” adding, “Playing against the top players in ...

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Naomi Osaka Loses Wimbledon in First Round – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — Naomi Osaka was dumped out of Wimbledon in the first round Monday as the two-time grand slam champion was flummoxed on the grass by Yulia Putintseva. The 24-year-old Kazakh might be ranked only 39th in the world but former world No.1 Osaka had no answer to an opponent she was also beaten by at the Birmingham Classic last month. Putintseva ...

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Michigan Gas Prices Have Increased – Detroit News Watch

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan says average gas prices statewide have risen about 9 cents from a week ago to about $2.79 per gallon as travelers prepare to hit the road for the Independence Day holiday. The Dearborn-based auto club says Monday that despite the increase the average price for self-serve regular unleaded is about 21 cents less than ...

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Arrests made after fights at Detroit-area fireworks display – Detroit News Watch

ROMULUS (Detroit News Watch/AP) — Police say they made several arrests after fights reportedly broke out at a suburban Detroit fireworks display. Crowds gathered Thursday night for the fireworks in Romulus and a dozen people were arrested for fighting near the end of the event. There were no reports of serious injuries, but officials reports officers swarmed an area where ...

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Flint Will Hear From Prosecutors Who Dropped Water Charges – Detroit News Watch

FLINT (Detroit News Watch/AP) — Prosecutors who dropped charges against eight people in the Flint water scandal will talk about the decision in a public forum. Kym Worthy and Fadwa Hammoud will speak to the public Friday night at a Flint union hall, two weeks after dismissing charges against former Michigan health director Nick Lyon and other officials. Hammoud of the attorney ...

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Specific Beverages Linked To Poor Sleep – Detroit News Watch

 (CNN) — When winding down you might enjoy sipping a beverage before bedtime, but are there any drinks that could be particularly helpful or harmful for quality sleep? It turns out that that experts advise to avoid certain beverages before bedtime — whereas the research on beverages to promote quality sleep remains not as clear. Overall more than a third of ...

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