Josmil Pinto

Minnesota Twins’ Josmil Pinto hits a single against the Houston Astros in the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in H…

Bret Bielema

Arkansas coach Bret Bielema watches the first half of an NCAA college football game against Louisiana-Lafayette in Fayetteville, Ark., Satur…

Jonathan Villar, Chris Colabello

Minnesota Twins’ Chris Colabello (55) is out at second base as Houston Astros shortstop Jonathan Villar (6) throws to first base to complete…

Oil falls as US weighs Syria action

The price of oil fell Wednesday amid uncertainty over U.S. plans to launch a punitive strike against Syria. By midday in New York, U.S. benc…