| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Snow, sleet and frozen rain damaged a year's worth of South Carolina's timber harvest last month, making it the most damaging storm in the region since 1989, officials reported.
About 11% of the forestland was significantly affected by the pre-...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Paula Creamer hadn't won on the LPGA tour since the 2010 U.S. Women's Open.
So her next victory was going to be special no matter what.
But "special" doesn't even begin to describe the way Creamer won her 10th LPGA title Sunday at the HSBC Women's...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:47 PM
DORAL, Fla. — It was only the first round Thursday, but the 68-player international field at the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship got a taste of just how fearsome the new Blue Monster can be.
The opening day at Trump National Doral...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Dave Grohl was on his way to rehearsals for a TV special marking the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' U.S. live television debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show" when the panic set in.
"Suddenly it hit me: Maybe I ought to listen to the record again before...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Dustin Johnson has finished his last two PGA Tour events by shooting a 66 in the final round. That's the kind of gold-medal performance that brings a lot of victories in professional golf.
But for the second consecutive tournament, a closing 66 from one...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 9:12 PM
Win the Masters, and the perks go beyond the green jacket and a spot in the field for life. Win the Masters, and you get to select the menu for the Champions Dinner the following year.
The menu choice would be more than trivial for Charlie Beljan....
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:49 PM
They started near high noon, two gunslingers and a sniper.
They were ready, willing and hoping to be able to bring the enemy to its knees, the enemy being the hallowed and harrowing Riviera Country Club.
They were Dustin Johnson, Justin Rose and Jim...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Growing among the magnolias and azaleas at the Masters this year will be a new story angle. It has two months to take root, so expect television to fertilize it freely.
Kevin Stadler, half of the story, gave it a boost Thursday at Riviera.
He shot a...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:44 PM
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- Andrew Loupe knows how one week can change everything. He can only hope his eight-under-par 63 in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am is the start of another one.
Loupe had to wait three hours to tee off because of rain...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:36 PM
LA JOLLA — Time passes, Phil Mickelson heals and we forget.
Mickelson wins a British Open and we have him again in our mind's eye as a 35-year-old, healthy and hearty, with lots of gas left in his golf tank.
Actually, he will be 44 in June,...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:25 PM
LA JOLLA — The guy in the signature black sweater vest here Thursday, walking the fairways of the Farmers Insurance Open, looked familiar.
Oh, there was a little hitch in his get-along, perhaps a little more roundness near the belt. But the...