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Sikorsky Wins Turkey Helicopter Contract

Turkey’s state-run news agency says U.S. helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft has won a contract worth $4 billion.

04/21/2011

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Lab Retracts Finding; Taurasi Reinstated

Turkey’s basketball federation lifted American star Diana Taurasi’s provisional doping suspension
Wednesday after a lab retracted its finding that she tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance.

02/16/2011

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Taurasi Adamant She Never Used Drug

Former Connecticut women’s basketball star Diana Taurasi says she hadn’t even heard of the banned stimulant modafinil until she found out she had tested positive for it. Taurasi is adamant that she never used performance-enhancing drugs.

01/31/2011

Diana Taurasi's Turkish Contract Voided for Doping

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – Former UConn and current WNBA basketball star Diana Taurasi had her contract terminated by Turkish club Fenerbahce on Thursday after her “B” sample tested positive for doping. The Istanbul-based club made […]

01/06/2011

Turkish TV Report Says Taurasi Backup Sample Also Positive

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) _ A Turkish television report says WNBA star Diana Taurasi’s backup doping sample has also tested positive for a banned substance. NTV television did not cite a source for its report Monday. […]

01/03/2011

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