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Tiger Woods tees off on the third hole during the final round of the Honda Classic golf tournament on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Woods withdraws in final round of Honda Classic

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods has withdrawn from the Honda Classic after playing 13 holes in the final round. There was no immediate explanation why Woods stopped playing Sunday. He was well […]

03/02/2014

This Sept. 24, 2013, file photo shows Oracle CEO Larry Ellison gesturing after Oracle Team USA won the 18th America's Cup sailing race in San Francisco. President Barack Obama is golfing Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, on the private California golf course owned by supporter Ellison, the billionaire co-founder of the Oracle software company. His 249-acre desert property in Rancho Mirage came with a 19-hole private golf course. The extra hole is available for playoffs. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

Obama tees off on Oracle founder’s private course

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama played golf Sunday on a private California course owned by supporter Larry Ellison, the billionaire co-founder of the Oracle software company. Ellison ranks third on Forbes’ annual […]

02/16/2014

Steve John, CEO of the Monterey Peninsula Foundation and tournament director of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament, poses beneath photographs of Clint Eastwood, left, and Bing Crosby, right, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Pebble Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Clint Eastwood saves golf director from choking

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Clint Eastwood added another starring role at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am — life saver. Eastwood attended a volunteer party on the eve of the PGA Tour event when […]

02/07/2014

Adam Scott

Scott opens FedEx Cup playoffs with a win

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) – Masters champion Adam Scott didn’t think his good round was good enough Sunday at The Barclays. His caddie had already packed his golf clubs into a travel case. He viewed […]

08/26/2013

Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot on the 15th hole during a practice round for the British Open Golf Championship at Muirfield, Scotland, Wednesday July 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

Westwood gets another shot at winning a major

GULLANE, Scotland (AP) – Lee Westwood has contended enough in the majors that he can identify important moments, even if he could barely see his ball. He had a one-shot lead over Tiger Woods, standing […]

07/20/2013

Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot on the 15th hole during a practice round for the British Open Golf Championship at Muirfield, Scotland, Wednesday July 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

Prelude to the British Open (Interactive)

An interactive showing the leading contenders in the British Open which begins this Thursday. It also includes a quiz about its storied history and a timeline of golf’s four major events.  

07/17/2013

Chris Adams

Chris Adams on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Chris Adams, an internationally recognized new media pioneer, media, entertainment and technology executive with twenty-plus years of experience in creating partnerships, programs and revenue-generating initiatives between and to the benefit of brands, their customers and users around the world.

04/18/2013

Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods gets a reprieve in the Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Augusta National kept Tiger Woods in the Masters on Saturday, saying it would be “grossly unfair” to disqualify him for a rules violation that club officials didn’t immediately recognize.

04/13/2013

(AP Photo)

Facebook Makes Us Do Bad Things

Facebook apparently makes us do things – things we have no control over. CNN’s Don Lemon checked with with LA’s Morning News to talk about this, and the conversation took an unexpected turn. Listen to […]

03/21/2013

Bret Lewis

Par for the course

Apparently when you are a greens-keeper at a golf course it’s not all glamor. You also have to clean out the port-a-potties. And you occasionally make an unexpected discovery.

02/19/2013

Bret Lewis

The new poster child for playing with pain

When you think of tough athletes, you might not think about golfers. Until you hear about rookie Daniela Holmqvist of Sweeden on the Ladies’ European Tour. She was 4 holes into the 2nd round in a tournament in Australia when she was bitten by a black widow spider.

02/14/2013

Bret Lewis

Golf. Sort of

Seems Country and Western legend Willie Nelson owns his-self a golf course! The Pedernales Golf Club outside Austin.

01/03/2013

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