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Obama To Wrap Up Palm Springs Golf Getaway

President Barack Obama is squeezing in another round of golf before ending a long weekend with childhood friends in Southern California.

02/16/2015

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More Golf For Obama On 2nd Day Of Weekend Getaway

Obama was playing Sunday at Porcupine Creek in Rancho Mirage. The owner is Oracle software company co-founder Larry Ellison.

02/15/2015

PEBBLE BEACH, CA - FEBRUARY 11: Actor Bill Murray on the third tee during the 3M Celebrity Challenge before the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am at the Pebble Beach Golf Links on February 11, 2015 in Pebble Beach, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

The 5 Best Foursomes At The Pebble Beach Pro-Am

When you mix celebrities, superstar athletes and the world’s best golfers, you get some fantastic results.

02/12/2015

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Trump Drops Plans For Luxury Homes On Palos Verdes Golf Course

Donald Trump says he’s abandoning plans to build luxury homes on the driving range of his 18-hole seaside golf course in Los Angeles County.

01/15/2015

Ben Martin plays his second shot from the fairway on the 18th hole during the final round of the Shriners Hospitals For Children Open at TPC Summerlin on October 19, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Darren Carroll/Getty Images)

Ben Martin Wins 1st PGA Tour Title In Las Vegas

Ben Martin made a 45-foot eagle putt to regain the lead and finished with a 20-foot birdie putt for a 3-under 68 and his first PGA Tour victory Sunday in the Shriners Hospital for Children Open.

10/19/2014

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Club Members: Popular Local Golf Course To Close Due To Drought

Golf club members say popular course in Santa Clarita, unable to sustain its grass due to California’s mega-drought, is closing down, and industry experts fear this trend may spread throughout the state.

10/13/2014

HOYLAKE, ENGLAND - JULY 17: Erik Compton of the United States hits his tee shot on the fifth hole during the first round of The 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool on July 17, 2014 in Hoylake, England.

My Favorite Course: Erik Compton

Professional golfer Erik Compton talks about his golf game and experiences on and off the golf course.

09/16/2014

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland (L) and Billy Horschel of the United States shake hands on the 18th green during the third round of the TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola at the East Lake Golf Club on September 13, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

McIlroy, Horschel Tied For Lead In Tour Championship

Rory McIlroy made up a two-shot deficit on Billy Horschel at the Tour Championship on Saturday, setting up a $10 million showdown to end the PGA Tour season.

09/13/2014

Billy Horschel of the United States hits his tee shot on the 13th hole during the third round of the BMW Championship at the Cherry Hills Country Club on September 6, 2014 in Cherry Hills Village, Colorado. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Horschel Takes 3-Shot Lead At BMW Championship

Billy Horschel needed less than a week to give himself a second chance. If he keeps playing this well, his next shot at closing out a tournament won’t be nearly as stressful as the last one.

09/06/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Jake Owen On His Favorite Golf Courses In America

The Florida native almost bypassed a career in music as a budding young athlete with his eye on playing golf in college at Florida State University before an injury derailed that plan.

09/05/2014

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200-Mile Bike Ride Down SoCal Coast Aims To Raise Funds, Awareness For Rare Eye Disorder

Jeremy Poincenot and his friends took part in a 6th annual bike ride over Labor Day weekend to raise awareness and funds for a rare eye disorder.

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U.S. Open Eyes Return To Los Angeles

The U.S. Open could be making its return to Los Angeles in 2023, some 75 years after it was last contested in the city.

08/28/2014

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The 5 Biggest Athletic Endorsement Deals In The Last 10 Years

Athletes not only sign big contracts on the field but off the field as well. Most athletes make more money off of their endorsement deals than their actual contract salary.

08/22/2014

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Bone Marrow Transplant Cures Young Golfer Of Sickle Cell Anemia

A 10-year-old girl once held captive by excruciating headaches caused by sickle cell anemia has a new life that’s healthy and active thanks to a bone marrow transplant from her little sister.

08/18/2014

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Tiger Woods Fails To Make Cut At PGA Championships

Tiger Woods has missed the cut at a major championship for only the fourth time in his professional career.

08/08/2014

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