Andrew McCutchen (22) sits on the bat rack with his game-worn jersey on his shoulder while waiting to give his jersey to a fan as part of end-of-season fan appreciation after a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds in Pittsburgh Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. The Reds won 11-3. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) PITTSBURGH (AP) – Rookie Billy Hamilton got three hits and stole two more bases, and the Cincinnati Reds routed Pittsburgh 11-3Sunday to tie the Pirates for the NL wild-card lead.
Daily Archive: September 22, 2013
Tiger Woods tees off the fourth hole during the final round of play in the Tour Championship golf tournament at East Lake Golf Club, in Atlanta, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) ATLANTA (AP) — Tiger Woods wrapped up at least one award as player of the year.
In this Aug. 21, 2013 photo, Karim Corzo, a shoe designer using Guatemalan textiles, poses for a photo at a workspace in her factory in Guatemala City. Embroidered Mayan textiles known as huipiles are undergoing a revival in some of the country’s finest boutiques as they become a haute couture fixture. Corzo saw an economic benefit to the fashion trend. “They allow us to give work to the women who weave them and sell them,” Corzo said. (AP Photo/Luis Soto) by Sonia Perez D.Associated Press WriterGUATEMALA CITY (AP) – With their brightly colored fabrics filled with animals and landscapes, Guatemala’s indigenous had long used textiles to tell stories and share their visions of the universe. In modern times, however, those same fabrics made their wearers targets for discrimination, marking them as part of the country’s poor and indigenous.
A rescue worker helps a child outside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, after gunmen threw grenades and opened fire during an attack that left multiple dead and dozens wounded. A witness to the attacks on the upscale shopping mall says that gunmen told Muslims to stand up and leave and that non-Muslims would be targeted. (AP Photo/Khalil Senosi) by Jason Straziuso and Tom OdulaAssociated Press Writer NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan security forces launched a “major” assault late Sunday on the upscale Nairobi mall where an unknown number of hostages are being held by al-Qaida-linked militants, in an operation officials said would end the two-day standoff that had already killed 68 people. The assault, which began shortly before sun down, came as two helicopters circled the mall, with one skimming very close to the roof. A loud explosion rang, far larger than any previous grenade blast or gunfire volley.
Relatives help a woman at the Nairobi City Mortuary after she identified the body of a victim of the mall attack in Kenya, Sunday,…
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) listens to offensive coordinator Todd Haley during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) The Steelers are in a rare spot after two weeks, they are 0-2. They’ve never been 2 games under .500 in the Mike Tomlin era until now. If there were ever a must win situation in a week three matchup, this is it. If the black and gold fall to 0-3, the season is all but lost. Yet, if they win the contest, they’ll remain only 1 game out of first place and if the Ravens and Bengals were to both lose, they’d actually be tied for first. The problem is the offense, can they get anything done against a tough Bears defense?