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Argentina stays alive in Davis Cup

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Leonardo Mayer defeated Dudi Sela 6-2, 6-1, 6-4, on Sunday afternoon, keeping Argentina alive in a best-of-five Davis Cup World Group playoff at the Sunrise Tennis Center.

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Israel takes 2-1 lead vs Argentina in Davis Cup

Jonathan Erlich watches as his team mate Andy Ram, of Israel, returns the ball to the team from Argentina during Davis Cup doubles tennis play in Sunrise, Fla., Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.(AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Israel’s Jonathan Erlich and Andy Ram defeated Argentina’s Federico Delbonis and Horacio Zeballos 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 in doubles Saturday for a 2-1 lead in the Davis Cup World Group playoff.

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Argentina takes 1-0 lead vs Israel in Davis Cup

Argentina's Leonardo Mayer celebrates after defeating Israel's Bar Tzuf Botzer 6-4, 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 in a Davis Cup tennis match, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Leonardo Mayer defeated Bar Botzer 6-4, 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 Friday to give Argentina a 1-0 lead over Israel in the Davis Cup World Group playoff.

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Argentina’s Mayer vs Israel’s Botzer in Davis Cup

Israel tennis player Jonathan Erlich, left, smiles as his teammate Andy Ram speaks during a news conference at the Sunrise Tennis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014 in Sunrise, Fla. Israel and Argentina will play the Davis Cup World Group play-off in Sunrise, Sept. 12-14. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

SUNRISE, Florida (AP) — Argentina’s Leonardo Mayer will play Israel’s Bar Botzer to open Davis Cup play on Friday.

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War gives inspiration to Gaza’s artists

This image made available on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 by Palestinian artist Basel al-Maqosui, shows a collaboration of a famous painting by Spanish painter, Pablo Picasso, paired with a photograph taken by al-Maqosui of a woman carrying her child as she walks past damages after an Israeli Strike hit the Gaza Strip. The artist, a 42-year-old father of five, took advantage of the brief reprieves in the fighting to photograph some of the most devastated parts of Gaza. He then paired them with images of some of the world's most famous paintings by Monet, Cezanne and Picasso and posted them on social media. (AP Photo/courtesy Basel al-Maqousi)

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian filmmaker Khalil Mozayen’s latest work was already complexly layered — a movie within a movie about a director and screenwriter producing a film about an honor killing in the Gaza Strip.

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