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Sports

Why have the American men's tennis stars disappeared?

Another year at the US Open is nearly over — and it will be another year without an American keeping the men's title at home. In fact, only two Americans are left among tennis' top 50 men, and neither is a serious major contender. Sadly, it doesn't look like this decline is going to end any time soon.

Arts, Culture & Media

New York Rococo exhibition (Geo answer)

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Nancy, France. It's the French city known as a center for Rococo art. A new exhibition featuring Rococo works is opening today at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum in New York. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the curators, Sarah Coffin and Ellen Lupton.

Health & Medicine

Twin towers study

British academics interviewed more than 250 people who escaped from the Twin Towers on September 11, 2001. It was part of a three-year study aimed at finding ways to evacuate skyscrapers more quickly and effectively.

Arts, Culture & Media

Manta Rays in New York

Tomorrow, at Carnegie Hall, a select group of college and high school musical groups will perform. One of the bands, the Manta Rays, is the only high school band on the US Pacific territory of Saipan. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports.