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- U.S. Navy to start giving gay couples marriage benefits in Japan
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- Ku Klux Klan group holds recruitment meeting in Maryland
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A standing ovation awaited 17-year-old Beau Hossler as he walked off the 18th green Sunday.
The kid came into the U.S. Open hoping to finish as low amateur and maybe even shake hands with his hero, Phil Mickelson. Modest goals, maybe, but Beau Hossler wasn't even the best player in his state high school tournament a few weeks ago.
Somewhere along The Olympic Club's tight, twisting fairways, 17-year-old Beau Hossler went from thinking he could be the low amateur to believing he could win the whole tournament.
For most 16-year olds, a weekend in June is all about fun. For Beau Hossler, it was all about business, growing up and realizing a dream.