Angelique Kerber missed the opportunity to regain the world No 1 spot after she was beaten by Elina Svitolina in the semi-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Championships.
GENEVA The first U.N.-led Syria peace talks in almost a year are in danger of getting lost in procedure, as officials obsess about who will meet whom, but behind the scenes diplomats say it’s largely up to Russia to call the tune.
BEIRUT/ISTANBUL An Islamic State car bomb killed more than 50 people on Friday in a Syrian village held by rebels, a war monitor said, a day after the jihadist group was driven from its last stronghold in the area.
Rory McIlroy has expressed his sympathy for Tiger Woods as he continues to be troubled by “debilitating” problems with his ailing back.
Alexandr Dolgopolov will meet Pablo Carreno Busta in the last eight of the Rio Open while Juan Martin del Potro makes progress at Delray Beach.
QUITO, Ecuador — Ecuador will hold a runoff election to choose a successor for President Rafael Correa, the country’s electoral commission ruled, in a vote being closely watched around Latin America.
MEXICO CITY — The Trump administration calls the visit a step toward mutual understanding, a way to move the relationship forward. But as Secretary of State