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US Open umpire arrested over death

An umpire with some of the biggest stars in tennis was arrested in New York on charges of beating her 80-year-old husband to death with a coffee mug in April.

Seventy-year-old Lois Goodman was taken into custody in New York where she had scheduled line-judge duties at next week's US Open. Alan Goodman died on 12 April in their Los Angeles condominium.