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Editorial domingo 27 de agosto

Escuchen a la Junta La campaña electoral a destiempo está encontrando un rechazo total en la población. Es que los partidos están caminando de forma paralela a las necesidades de nuestra gente. El extranjero que nos visita, al ver tanto proselitismo pensará que las elecciones para escoger nuevas autoridades son en el próximo mes, cuando apenas el presente Gobierno lleva …

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Nuestra Casa Común Se multiplican las organizaciones civiles en defensa del medioambiente

Se multiplican las organizaciones civiles en defensa del medioam­biente. Prueba fehaciente de esta creciente conciencia ecológica es el in­cremento de organizaciones medio­ambientales en suelo dominicano. En ese orden cabe destacar la conformación del Consorcio Ambiental Domi­nicano (CAD), una organización sin fines de lucro fundada en 1999 con vistas a coordinar el trabajo medio­ambiental dominicano26. Nos referimos al CAD como una …

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Masterful Djokovic having a season for the ages

It’s redundant by now, but Novak Djokovic ruled the ATP Tour again. This time, it came at the Shanghai Masters championship, where he failed to drop a set en route to the title. Rodgers is a young player whom we selected as one of our top sleepers this fall, and he showed why last week, when he tied for sixth …

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Serena Williams, Andy Murray to play in Hopman Cup before Aussie Open

Williams, who won the event in 2003 with James Blake and in 2008 with Mardy Fish, has been troubled by injury late this year, but expects to be ready for her now standard Australian Open preparation event. Rodgers is a young player whom we selected as one of our top sleepers this fall, and he showed why last week, when …

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Eugenie Bouchard willing to take USTA case to court

Benedict Morelli, the attorney seeking a jury trial in Eugenie Bouchard‘s lawsuit against the USTA, doesn’t believe the matter has to end up in court. But he is not certain the tennis association shares that opinion. Rodgers is a young player whom we selected as one of our top sleepers this fall, and he showed why last week, when he …

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David Ferrer rallies to beat Steve Johnson at Erste Bank Open for 26th ATP title

The 47th-ranked Johnson, who was playing in the final of an ATP event for the first time, took a quick 3-0 lead. He lost serve at 4-2 but broke Ferrer again at 5-4 to close out the first set. My favorite hole on this golf course is the reachable par-4 15th. The reason I love it is because of how …

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Serving key to Kvitova-Sharapova matchup at WTA Finals

The current edition of the WTA Finals is no exception. Two former winners of the tour’s annual championships will meet in one semifinal, while a first-timer and a semifinalist. Rodgers is a young player whom we selected as one of our top sleepers this fall, and he showed why last week, when he tied for sixth at the Frys.com Open. …

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Olympic gold foremost on Federer’s 2016 priority list

This has been the unenviable fate of Roger Federer for the past four years. No matter how well he’s playing — he’s No. 3 on the ATP rankings — the inquiry keeps popping up. Dixon will join Scott Pruett and Joey Hand as co-pilot of the No. 01 Ford EcoBoost Riley Prototype. It will be his third sports car appearance of the …

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Race car driver Leon Gonyo dies during victory lap at Vermont track

Police say a racing driver taking his ceremonial victory lap died after suffering an apparent medical problem following a race in Vermont. Devil’s Bowl Speedway officials identified the driver as 63-year-old Leon Gonyo of Chazy, New York. They say he had raced stock cars for more than 40 years throughout the Northeast and Canada. Saturday’s race marked his fifth victory …

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Jenson Button: ‘Miscommunications’ delayed McLaren extension

Jenson Button admits he should have sat down with McLaren earlier this year after “miscommunications” about his and the team’s future delayed the extension of his contact. After the announcement Button admitted he had been in “two minds” about whether to continue in Formula One before agreeing to a 17th season. His decision to stay came after conversations with key figures at …

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