Vancouver's Vasek Pospisil earned his first Grand Slam victory of they year on Monday, downing Slovakia's Jozef Kovalik in straight sets at the U.S. Open. Pospisil fired seven aces and broke Kovalik five times in a 6-1, 6-3, 6-3 victory.
Defiant, and determined to be a conduit for change, Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as long as he feels is appropriate and until he sees significant progress -- specifically when it comes to race relations in the United States.
Nice Rosberg's win on Sunday saw him close the gap to nine points on teammate Lewis Hamilton, who finished third behind Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo as the resurgent Australian driver secured a third straight podium finish.
Attacks in Europe and mass shootings in the U.S. have created a climate that’s added to vigilance over this year’s U.S. Open, which already posed daunting security challenges because of its sheer size.