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Ted Sobel is up front and personal at the British Open

Tiger Woods makes another run at winning his 15 major as the 2014 Open Championship begins on Thursday at Royal Liverpool in the United Kingdom. Paul and Penny talked with our world traveler, KFWB’s Ted Sobel […]

07/16/2014

Tiger Woods watches his shot on the driving range during a practice round at the Quicken Loans National golf tournament, Tuesday, June 24, 2014, in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Woods says he’s ahead of schedule and without pain

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — About two dozen photographers lined up in a row on the range Tuesday at Congressional, a reminder that golf is different when Tiger Woods is around. And that was before Woods […]

06/24/2014

Golfer Pablo Larrazabal makes birdie after being attacked by a swarm of hornets and jumping in a lake to avoid them in this video posted on YouTube.

Larrazabal jumps into water to escape hornets

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Pablo Larrazabal couldn’t believe what was coming his way. He was playing in the second round of the Malaysian Open on Friday when a swarm of hornets “three times the […]

04/18/2014

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John Daly’s recommendation on Twitter: don’t try this at home

John Daly didn’t play in the Masters last week, but he definitely hit one of the shots of the week. Daly posted a video on social media showing him placing a tee in a woman’s […]

04/16/2014

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KFWB’s Ted Sobel talks about the Masters

Golf’s first major tournament of 2014, the Masters, tees off tomorrow morning at Augusta National Golf Club — without the world’s top-ranked player in the field. Tiger Woods will not be making a run for […]

04/09/2014

Spectators walk off the course after play was suspended because of severe weather during the first day of practice for the Masters golf tournament Monday, April 7, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Rains washes out 1st day at Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The first full day at the Masters turned out to be a short one Monday. Augusta National was open for only two hours because of storms, still enough time for a […]

04/07/2014

FILE - In this March 24, 2014, file photo, Tiger Woods looks down during a news conference at the Newseum in Washington, Monday, March 24, 2014. Woods will miss the Masters for the first time in his career after having surgery on his back. Woods said on his website that he had surgery Monday, March 31, in Utah for a pinched nerve that had been hurting him for several months. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

Woods has back surgery, will miss the Masters

Tiger Woods had surgery on his ailing back and said Tuesday he will miss the Masters for the first time in his career. Woods said on his website that he had surgery Monday in Utah […]

04/01/2014

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Tiger Woods will skip the Masters after back surgery

Tiger Woods is skipping The Masters after undergoing back surgery. The world’s top ranked golfer has been fighting a bad back for the past year, an injury that has forced him to withdraw or miss several […]

04/01/2014

FILE - In this June 20, 2002, file photo, golfer Jack Fleck talks about his career during an interview at Belvedere Country Club in Hot Springs, Ark. Fleck, who won the 1955 U.S. Open in a playoff with Ben Hogan, died Friday, March 21, 2014. He was 92. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)

Jack Fleck, winner of 1955 US Open, dies at 92

FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Jack Fleck, who produced one of golf’s greatest upsets by beating Ben Hogan in a playoff to win the 1955 U.S. Open, died Friday. He was 92. He had been […]

03/21/2014

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Titanium golf clubs can cause fires

It’s great to be on a hot streak if you’re a golfer, but you don’t want your clubs to cause fires. Unfortunately, that seems to be happening. Phil and Penny discussed some new research out of […]

03/20/2014

Tiger Woods hits from the rough off the seventh fairway during the final round of the Cadillac Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 9, 2014, in Doral, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Woods pulls out of Bay Hill because of back pain

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods withdrew from the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Tuesday because of persistent pain in his back, creating even more uncertainty for golf’s No. 1 player with the Masters only three […]

03/18/2014

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Model sues Playboy over tee-off

A woman is suing Playboy Enterprises and a co-host of The Playboy Morning Show, saying she was hurt when he allegedly struck her in the buttocks with a golf club at an Industry golf course. […]

03/14/2014

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