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Roger Federer visits Malawi for charity work

It's a long way from Centre Court at Wimbledon for Roger Federer, who has opened a preschool in impoverished Malawi as part of his charity work. The tennis star traveled to Malawi to see firsthand the impact of funds from his foundation, which contributes to education programs in half a dozen countries in southern Africa. Federer, who turns 34 next month, described his philanthropic outreach as gratifying in a different way from the exultation of lifting a Grand Slam trophy. "It's like meeting a friend you haven't seen for 20 years," Federer said in an interview with The Associated Press on Monday in an airport hotel in Johannesburg. The No. 2-ranked Swiss...