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Arnold Palmer charged across the golf course and into America's living rooms with a go-for-broke style that made a country-club sport popular for the everyman. At ease with presidents and the public, he was on a first-name basis with both. He never lost that personal touch. That...
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura insisted Monday that the fight against racism is being taken "very seriously" despite the governing body's task force overseeing discrimination being abolished. The Associated Press revealed Sunday that the task...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the death of Arnold Palmer (all times local): ___ 5:40 a.m. The head of the European Tour has credited Arnold Palmer for making golf a truly international sport by playing the British Open in the early 1960s. Palmer, who won golf's oldest major in...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the death of Arnold Palmer (all times local): ___ 5:40 a.m. The head of the European Tour has credited Arnold Palmer for making golf a truly international sport by playing the British Open in the early 1960s. Palmer, who won golf's oldest major in...
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Organizers of the British Open have paid tribute to Arnold Palmer for his "immeasurable" contribution to golf's oldest major. Martin Slumbers, chief executive of the Royal & Ancient, says Palmer was "a true gentleman, one of the greatest ever to...
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Organizers of the British Open have paid tribute to Arnold Palmer for his "immeasurable" contribution to golf's oldest major. Martin Slumbers, chief executive of the Royal & Ancient, says Palmer was "a true gentleman, one of the greatest ever to...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — John Hussey had an idea. Turned out to be a good one. The referee and his field judge, Rick Patterson, called over Odell Beckham Jr., then Josh Norman, to warn them that anything close to the shenanigans the receiver and cornerback were involved in...
ATLANTA (AP) — Hardly anything ever goes right for Rory McIlroy in the FedEx Cup. McIlroy won two straight FedEx Cup playoff events in 2012 and was the best player in golf only to watch Brandt Snedeker win the Tour Championship to beat him out of the $10 million bonus. Two years...
TORONTO (AP) — Canada, as expected, is in the World Cup of Hockey finals. Team Europe, an unexpected contender, also is in the best-of-three series. "Nobody would guess we could be in the final," Marian Hossa said after helping Europe beat Sweden 3-2 Sunday in the semifinals. "...