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South Sudan ends occupation Border clashes between Sudan and South Sudan escalated last week with waves of air strikes hitting the South, and Juba seizing the Heglig oil hub ... it would withdraw only after Khartoum removed its troops from the neighbouring contested region of Abyei. 04/20/2012 - 2:45 pm | View Link
South Sudan to pull out of oil town, easing crisis JUBA, South Sudan (AP) – Sudan said Friday its forces drove South Sudanese troops from a contested oil town ... to withdraw its forces. "In parallel, we're also calling on the government of Sudan, as we have regularly, to halt their own cross-border ... 04/20/2012 - 6:14 am | View Link
South Sudan troops to withdraw from Heglig oil field JUBA: South Sudanese President ... troops from the contested Heglig oil field, seized from Khartoum's army on April 10, sparking fears of wider war. "The Republic of South Sudan announces that the SPLA (Southern army) troops have been ordered to withdraw ... 04/19/2012 - 11:35 pm | View Link
South Sudan Announces Heglig Withdrawal South Sudan has said it will withdraw troops from an oil-rich area it seized last week that is also claimed by Sudan, easing tensions with ... had given up its claims to Heglig or other contested areas along the oil-rich border that has yet to be defined ... 04/18/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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The Cuban slugger reached base five times while extending his hitting streak to 21 games, and the Chicago White Sox scored four runs in the eighth inning to beat the Twins 10-8 on Friday night.
Paul Konerko and Alexei Ramirez delivered consecutive RBI singles in the eighth to give Chicago an 8-7 lead.
Tyler Flowers added a run-scoring single in the inning after hitting a solo homer earlier in the game.
Alejandro De Aza capped the decisive rally with another RBI single, and the White Sox overcame a shaky start by Sale to win for the sixth time in eight games.
The Twins had the bases loaded with no outs in the ninth against Jake Petricka when Kurt Suzuki drove in a run with a fielder's choice grounder.
First baseman Joe Mauer (strained right oblique) and starter Ricky Nolasco (sore right elbow) are scheduled to begin minor league rehab stints next week.
Israel is striking dozens of sites in Gaza as it continues a massive search for an officer it fears was captured by Hamas militants.
The Israeli military believes 2nd Lt. Hadar Goldin was grabbed in a Hamas ambush about an hour after an internationally brokered cease-fire took effect Friday.
New Yorkers enraged by a man's death in police custody see a medical examiner's ruling that blames a prohibited chokehold as a clear indication the officers involved should face criminal charges.
Because they're cops, they gotta get away with this?
The confrontation between the white police officer who used the chokehold, Daniel Pantaleo, and Garner, who is black, prompted calls by the Rev.
Josh Harrison tripled, doubled and scored twice and the Pittsburgh Pirates erupted in the final two innings to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-4 on Friday night.
Jordy Mercer had an RBI double, Michael Martinez and Russell Martin RBI singles and Travis Snider a two-run single in the Pirates' tiebreaking five-run ninth.
Ender Inciarte's three-run homer had helped Arizona take a 4-0 lead through five innings and Vidal Nuno appeared headed for his first victory in five starts since coming in the trade that sent Brandon McCarthy to the New York Yankees.
Outfielder Starling Marte, on the concussion list since July 23, will make a rehab start Saturday for Triple-A Indianapolis and could be back with the big league club within a week.
A U. S. Open Series eventFridayAt The Taube Family Tennis CenterStanford, Calif. Purse: $710,000 (Premier)Surface: Hard-OutdoorSinglesQuarterfinalsAngelique Kerber (3), Germany, def. Garbine Muguruza, Spain, 6-2, 6-1.
Varvara Lepchenko, United States, def. Sachia Vickery, United States, 6-1, 6-0.
Andrea Petkovic (8), Germany, def. Venus Williams, United States, 6-1, 3-6, 7-5.
Serena Williams (1), United States, def.