U.S. women's national soccer team player Abby Wambach, in gold, vies for the ball as Denmark's goalkeeper Heidi Johansen punches it away, and possibly gets a piece of Wambach too, during their Algarve Cup final match Wednesday, March 12, 2008, at Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Portugal. Team USA won the match, 2-1.
Resigned To His Fate
New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer announces his resignation Wednesday, March 12, 2008, in his offices in New York. Spitzer said Wednesday that he would leave office March 17, completing a stunning fall from power after he was nationally disgraced by links to a high-priced prostitution ring.
Lance Mackey sits with one of his dogs, Handsome, after winning the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Nome, Alaska early Wednesday March 12, 2008. Mackey won his second consecutive Iditarod, completing the 1,100-mile journey across Alaska in just under 9
Rite Of Spring
Torches carried by Buddhist monks on the balcony light up Nigatsudo Hall at Todaiji Temple during the climax of a two-week long ceremony in Nara, central Japan, Wednesday, March 12, 2008. The ceremony, called "Shunie," is believed to burn down evil spirits to make way for the coming of spring.
Damn Funny Yankee
Comedian and actor Billy Crystal connects with the ball during a workout with the New York Yankees at Legends Field in Tampa, Fla.,Wednesday, March 12, 2008. The Yankees signed Crystal for two days so he could play with the team for his 60th birthday.
A Pakistani man walks along a street in the early morning on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan on Wednesday, March 12, 2008.
Earning Her Stripes
A baby Grevy's zebra named Tuli, born Feb. 6, 2008, walks with her mother Evita, Wednesday, March 12, 2008, at the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston.
Raising The Bar
Korean U.N. peacekeepers perform taekwondo during the opening of a class to teach residents the martial art in al-Abbassiyeh village, in the southern city of Tyre, Lebanon, Wednesday, March 12, 2008.
Charged With Murder
Demario James Atwater, 21 of Durham, N.C., is escorted into the Hillsborough jail after his bail arraignment in Hillsborough, N.C., Wednesday, March 12, 2008. He is charged with first-degree murder of Eve Carson. Eve Carson, the University of North Carolina student body president, was found murdered last week the streets of an affluent neighborhood in Chapel Hill.