Arts & Entertainment
Return Of U.S. Open Beset By "Completely Chaotic" Hours-Long Lines
The U.S. Tennis Association blamed the hours-long lines on fans who brought an "inordinate" number of bags and showed up later than usual.
Aug 30, 2021 3:45 PM
Arts & Entertainment
U.S. Open To Be Held In Queens At End Of Summer Without Spectators Present
Plus, a roundup of where we're at with getting other sports back.
Jun 16, 2020 4:57 PM
Expensive LI Tennis Courts Closed For Being Too Small
A pair of tennis courts in a brand new $3.5 million Long Island park have been shuttered for being too small to actually play tennis on.
Updated: Jul 23, 2017 1:11 AM
Parks Department Will Cut Tennis Permit Fees In Half
The Parks Department plans to slash the cost of an annual adult tennis permit from $200 to $100.
Updated: Dec 14, 2016 11:12 AM
Why Are Tennis Permits In NYC Parks So Outrageously Expensive?
You have to shell out $200 a year to play tennis in city parks.
Updated: Aug 29, 2016 6:04 PM
CCRB: Cop Who Tackled James Blake Used Excessive Force
Frascatore's punishment will ultimately be determined by Police Commissioner Bill Bratton.
Updated: Oct 8, 2015 12:12 PM
James Blake's Alleged Lookalike Speaks: "This Whole Mess Could Have Been Pretty Easily Avoided"
"Ironically, I actually have a twin brother, and he's not James Blake, and I don't think he looks like James Blake either."
Updated: Jul 24, 2017 5:51 PM
[Update] James Blake On NYPD Tackle: "What Happened To Me Is Not Uncommon"
"I am determined to use my voice to turn this unfortunate incident into a catalyst for change in the relationship between the police and the public they serve."
Updated: Sep 12, 2015 3:01 PM
Video Shows Plainclothes Cop Tackling James Blake
The 60-second surveillance video begins with Blake leaning against a column at the hotel's entrance looking at his cellphone.
Updated: Sep 11, 2015 6:28 PM
Cop Who Tackled James Blake Has Lengthy Civilian Complaint Record
And he didn't report the wrongful tackle to his superiors.
Updated: Sep 11, 2015 12:32 PM
Bratton: James Blake Tackling Incident Wasn't Racial Profiling
One of the five officers who tackled Blake is on desk duty.
Updated: Sep 10, 2015 1:24 PM
Retired Tennis Star James Blake Allegedly Tackled & Detained By Mistaken Cops In Midtown
Blake was on his way to the US Open.
Updated: Sep 9, 2015 6:44 PM
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