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The Latest: Venus Williams fined $3.000 at French Open

Australia's Nick Kyrgios signs autographs after defeating Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin in  their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Monday, May 25, 2015 in Paris,  (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open:

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Last year’s runner-up Halep exits French Open

Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni celebrates winning the second round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Romania's Simona Halep at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Lucic-Baroni won in two sets 7-5, 6-1. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

PARIS (AP) — Simona Halep became the highest seeded player to exit the French Open so far as last year’s runner-up lost 7-5, 6-1 to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in the second round on Wednesday.

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Venus Williams fined at French Open after snubbing media

Venus Williams of the U.S. returns in the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Sloane Stephens of the U.S. at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Monday, May 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

PARIS (AP) — Venus Williams has been fined $3,000 by tournament organizers for not showing up at a news conference following her first-round exit at the French Open.

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