Andy Murray fights off cramps in first round of U.S. Open

...gritted his way through head-to-toe cramps to win at the U.S. Open.Murray outlasted...particularly humid. He was mystified that the cramps came on so early ? at the start of the...stretch one muscle, something else then cramps, too."It started in the back of his...

Johnson overcomes cramp to win 400

...time in the world this year, despite a cramp on the inside of his left leg. It was...Donovan Bailey on June 1. "I felt the cramp coming around the curve," said Johnson...said Johnson, momentarily forgetting the cramp. "I felt confident. Nothing was difficult...

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Wimbledon champ Petra Kvitova eliminated at U.S. Open by qualifier

...Andy Murray needed four sets to get past Andrey Kuznetsov in humid, overcast conditions, his first day match since he battled cramps over much of his body in a first-round victory over Robin Haase. "I ate properly, I drank properly, I felt a lot better...

Venus Williams makes it to the third round of the U.S. Open

...set of his second-round match, citing cramps.At the French Open in May ? shortly after...stopped yet again, again officially citing cramps."Suddenly, in one moment, I was running...of games, I started feeling like more cramps in the right leg," Dodig said."Basically...

Last American man in Paris knocked out

...man, exhausted with his thighs ready to cramp, was knocked out of the French Open by...to get a little bit tight, started to cramp a little bit." The defeat of the 11th-seeded...During that tourney, he overcame severe cramps while rallying from two sets down to oust...

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Comedian Robin Williams' death shows 'anybody can become suicidal,' mental health expert says

...excessive sleeping? Overeating, or appetite loss? Thoughts of suicide, suicide attempts? Aches or pains, headaches, cramps, or digestive problems that do not ease even with treatmentIf insured, people with depression symptoms should visit a doctor...

Retired English teacher autographs first book

There was no doubt that by 5 p.m. Thursday, Naomi Williams would have writer's cramp. Now retired, Ms. Williams taught English in the Augusta area for 38 years - 12 at Westside High School, 16 at Langford Middle...

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Hingis advances to semifinals, Davenport eliminated

TOKYO -- Before juggling the rankings, Martina Hingis juggled some tennis balls. When Steffi Graf had a thigh cramp Friday during their quarterfinal match in the Pan Pacific Open, Hingis entertained the crowd by juggling three tennis balls during...

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Big business wins Congress backing in foreign tax crackdown

...from Coca-Cola bottlers to Hallmark Cards are complaining that the Treasury Department is making tax-rule changes that will cramp their ability to compete overseas. Treasury is cracking down on complex transactions the companies use to reduce foreign taxes...

Mets notebook: Henderson gaffe quells Mets' rally

...Thursday's game with what the Mets and Henderson claim was a tight left hamstring. It might as well have been listed as a brain cramp in his aggravated manager's eyes. Henderson, baseball's all-time stolen base king, ran through the stop sign of third...