...far on tour since October 2011, when he was the Thailand Open runner-up.Two months earlier, he got to the semifinals at Washington's hard-court tuneup for the U.S. Open.Young will face No. 2 Milos Raonic in the semifinals today.

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Haley surgery means Democrat temporary governor

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