Caroline Wozniacki to run New York City Marathon

...losing in 2009 to Kim Clijsters. She's ranked 13th, though she's coming off her first title in nine months when she won in Istanbul on July 20 - the same day McIlroy clinched the British Open.She's comfortable that she can avoid injury while ramping up...

Istanbul tourism derailed by bombings

ISTANBUL, Turkey -- The maze of shops comprising the exotic Grand Bazaar in central Istanbul has carpets, jewelry, souvenirs - everything...could become an issue." The splendor of Istanbul draws millions of curious visitors each year...

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Istanbul and Aegean coast: Seascapes and history

ISTANBUL - The sea of Marmara shimmered to my right, a pod of dolphins...strait, and minarets pierced my jet-lag fog on my first Istanbul evening.Walking down the main road in Istanbul's old city the next morning, I was pulled out of my...

Venus Williams gains Istanbul final

ISTANBUL, Turkey - Top-seeded Venus Williams beat Bulgaria's Tszvetana Pironkova 6-1, 6-3 Friday despite numerous errors on a windy day to reach the Istanbul Cup final. She will play for the title Saturday against Nicole Vaidisova...

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Venus Williams advances to Istanbul semis

ISTANBUL, Turkey - Top-seeded Venus Williams tuned up for the French Open with...victory over seventh-seeded Anna Chakvetadze on Thursday to reach the Istanbul Cup semifinals. Joining Williams in the next round of this clay-court...

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Olympic torch visits Istanbul

ISTANBUL, Turkey -- Mehmet Okur, who recently agreed to terms with the Utah Jazz...friendship between traditional rivals Turkey and Greece. The torch arrived in Istanbul from Kiev, Ukraine. It will travel to Sofia, Bulgaria, before reaching...


...earned the Best Lifter award. TennisWozniacki takes win in IstanbulIn Istanbul, Caroline Wozniacki overpowered second-seeded Roberta Vinci 6-1, 6-1 Sunday to win the Istanbul Cup final and clinch her first WTA title of the year and 22nd overall...


...the World Rowing Junior Championships in 2007. TennisWozniacki is in Istanbul semisIn Istanbul, top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki advanced to the semifinals of the Istanbul Cup after beating eighth-seeded Karolina Pliskova 6-1, 3-6, 6-2...


...quintuple-bogey 8. TennisWozniacki, Vinci to meet in finalIn Istanbul, two months after the end of their engagement, Caroline Wozniacki...champion today.Wozniacki will play Roberta Vinci for the Istanbul Cup title after they reached the final Saturday.While golfer...


...and was discharged the same day. TennisWozniacki rolls to win in openerIn Istanbul, top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki easily advanced to the second round of the Istanbul Cup, defeating Belinda Bencic 6-0, 6-0.Second-seeded Roberta Vinci...