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Business News: Williams Announces Gulf Connector Project Placed Into Service

TULSA, OK – Jan. 5, 2018 – Williams (NYSE: WMB) yesterday announced that its Gulf Connector Project has been placed into full service, further connecting its Transco pipeline – the largest-volume interstate natural gas pipeline in the U.S. – with global liquefied natural gas (LNG) markets. The Gulf Connector Project expands the Transco pipeline’s delivery … Continue reading Business News: Williams Announces Gulf Connector Project Placed Into Service

Business News: Williams Receives FERC Approval for Gateway Project to Serve Growing Northeastern Market

TULSA, OK – Williams (NYSE: WMB) today reported that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued a certificate of public convenience and necessity authorizing the Gateway Expansion Project – an expansion of the existing Transco natural gas pipeline designed to create 65,000 dekatherms per day of firm transportation capacity for northeastern markets. The Gateway … Continue reading Business News: Williams Receives FERC Approval for Gateway Project to Serve Growing Northeastern Market

PORTLAND, Ore | Comedian Katt Williams jailed on assault charges in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore — Comedian Katt Williams has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a hired driver during an argument about taking him and his dog from the Portland, Oregon, airport to a performance in the city. Williams is in jail Sunday. He had come to Portland to perform in Nick Cannon’s “Wild ‘N Out” comedy … Continue reading PORTLAND, Ore | Comedian Katt Williams jailed on assault charges in Oregon

MELBOURNE, Australia | Newspaper reprints controversial cartoon of Serena Williams

MELBOURNE, Australia — A cartoon of Serena Williams that has been widely condemned as a racist depiction of the tennis great has been partially reprinted on the front page of the Melbourne-based newspaper that initially published it. The Herald Sun newspaper printed an edited portion of the cartoon — featuring 23-time Grand Slam winner Williams … Continue reading MELBOURNE, Australia | Newspaper reprints controversial cartoon of Serena Williams

LONDON | Governing body defends umpire after Serena Williams flap

LONDON — The International Tennis Federation is defending the chair umpire who gave Serena Williams three code violations during the U.S. Open final, saying his “decisions were in accordance with the relevant rules.” Williams was cited by Carlos Ramos three times Saturday during her 6-2, 6-4 loss to Naomi Osaka: for getting coaching signals; for … Continue reading LONDON | Governing body defends umpire after Serena Williams flap

NEW YORK | Serena Williams hits 18 aces in US Open win; Isner into QF

NEW YORK  — Serena Williams‘ yells of “Come on!” crescendoed right along with the tension in a fourth-round U.S. Open match that began as a rout and suddenly became riveting. When she ripped a backhand winner to claim the third set’s opening game Sunday, Williams let out her loudest shout of the day, leaning forward … Continue reading NEW YORK | Serena Williams hits 18 aces in US Open win; Isner into QF

NEW YORK | Serena faces Kanepi, Nadal seeks US Open quarterfinals

NEW YORK — Serena Williams felt she played her best match since her return to tennis while routing her sister in the last round. She’ll need to be sharp again, with Kaia Kanepi looking to knock out another women’s tennis star. Williams and Kanepi meet in a fourth-round match Sunday, when defending U.S. Open champions … Continue reading NEW YORK | Serena faces Kanepi, Nadal seeks US Open quarterfinals

LONDON  | Djokovic, Kerber, Williams each made a comeback at Wimbledon

LONDON  — From champions Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber, to runner-up Serena Williams, this edition of Wimbledon was all about comebacks of various sorts. When Djokovic won his fourth title at the All England Club and first at a Grand Slam tournament in more than two years by beating Kevin Anderson 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (3) … Continue reading LONDON  | Djokovic, Kerber, Williams each made a comeback at Wimbledon