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Designed for Democracy: When Public Goes Private a Park Loses Its Heart

Charles A. Birnbaum | Posted 08.19.2013 | Arts
Charles A. Birnbaum

Nationally, in the wake of urban growth and renewal, there is considerable debate about whether public parks and open space should be given away or sold to for-profit enterprises. Are they valuable civic resources or just places to put stuff?

Serena Stands Up For Top Junior Player

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.11.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Serena Williams says she's alarmed by the U.S. Tennis Association's decision to hold a top junior player out of competition over concerns ...

No. 1 Junior Girl's Tennis Player Benched Over Weight?

Posted 09.11.2012 | Sports

Taylor Townsend is the No. 1 ranked junior women's tennis player in the world but is reportedly at odds with the United States Tennis Association over...

Federer, Safina Number 1 Seeds For US Open

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Defending champion Serena Williams was seeded No. 2 for the U.S. Open on Tuesday, behind Dinara Safina, because the tournament stuck to its policy of ...