Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Iran president still a force even as his era ends When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
U.S. believes Syria used chemicals The United States has evidence that the chemical weapon sarin has been used in Syria on a small scale, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday. But numerous questions remain about the origins of the chemicals and what impact their apparent use could have on the ongoing Syrian civil war and international involvement in it. More
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South Korea's Se Ri Pak, Hyo Joo Kim and So Yeon Ryu each shot a 4-under 68 on Wednesday for a three-way tie atop the leaderboard after a breezy first round of the LPGA LOTTE Championship.
"Except for the very final hole here, the putting in general was really good for the day, so I was really happy," Kim said.
The greens seem a little bit more slippery and I had troubles on the back nine controlling the distance.
Wie returns to her hometown after a runner-up finish at the first major championship of the season, the Kraft Nabisco at Mission Hills.
As word spread of a spiraling fire at this Texas town's fertilizer plant, volunteers raced to protect families and elderly residents who lived nearby.
Stores of ammonium nitrate exploded in a gigantic blast that registered as a small earthquake and sprayed debris miles away.
Fifteen people were killed, including 12 volunteer firefighters and others responding to the fire, and more than 200 were injured.
Residents of West, which is recovering but has a long way to go, will mark the one-year anniversary of the blast Thursday with a moment of silence at 7:51 p.m., the exact time of the leveling blast at West Fertilizer Co.
Rivera grounded out, shortstop Tulowitzki to first baseman Morneau.
Amarista infield single to second.
Cashner sacrificed, catcher Pacheco to first baseman Morneau, Amarista to second.
E. Cabrera infield single to second, Amarista to third.
On Pacheco's passed ball, Amarista scored, E. Cabrera to second.
Cashner sacrificed, catcher Pacheco to second baseman Rutledge, Amarista to second.
Morneau hit a sacrifice fly to center fielder Venable, C.
Penalties_Roussel, Dal (tripping), 2:40; Anaheim bench, served by Palmieri (too many men), 4:06; Silfverberg, Ana (holding), 9:52; Winnik, Ana (slashing), 15:50; Gonchar, Dal (hooking), 18:31.
 Period_4, Anaheim, Beleskey 1 (Beauchemin, Selanne), 9:04 (pp).
Penalties_Garbutt, Dal (unsportsmanlike conduct), 7:55; Robidas, Ana (high-sticking), 15:02; Anaheim bench, served by Palmieri (too many men), 16:07.
 Period_7, Dallas, Seguin 1 (Daley, Nichushkin), 13:53.
Pence grounded into fielder's choice, shortstop H. Ramirez to second baseman D. Gordon, Pagan out.
Posey singled to left, Pence scored, Sandoval to second.
Morse hit into a double play, second baseman D. Gordon to shortstop H. Ramirez to first baseman Ad. Gonzalez, Posey out.
1 run, 2 hits,