Halep, Pliskova Push Through in Toronto
Barty, a 21-year-old Queenslander who has also played professional Twenty20 cricket, won a gripping three-setter 6-3, 5-7, 6-4. American Venus Williams , the ninth seed, will play fifth-seeded Ukrainian Elina Svitolina in the feature evening matchup.
Stocks Lower on Korea Concerns
The market's main backstop in times of strain, gold , hit a two-month high of $1,282 an ounce amid the nervousness. Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street after several companies reported disappointing results.
Netflix Renews GLOW for Second Season
The show's official Twitter account announced on Thursday that it will return for a new series of episodes. Netflix has another keeper from Jenji Kohan on its hands.