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By David A. Clarke Jr.
Blame Washington's intelligence failure, not lack of police
Topic - Darla Moore
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is expected to be part of the selection committee that will pick the teams for the College Football Playoff next year, a person with direct knowledge of the process told The Associated Press.
The committee is expected to be comprised of current athletic directors and former college athletic administrators and coaches.
Pragmatic yet defiant, the head of the Royal & Ancient issued a Hootie Johnson-like salvo in the latest battleground over male-only golf clubs: The British Open will not yield to pressure over three of its venerable clubs refusing to admit female members.
A storm is brewing at Muirfield.
Ten facts about the Masters going into the second round at Augusta National Golf Club:
One of the last golfers you'd expect to feel anxious heading into the Masters is three-time champion Phil Mickelson.
The men in green jackets could barely contain themselves, sitting there smugly as if they had done something to transform the game of golf. Augusta National now has women members and, if it was a long time coming, they now seem to think it's the best addition to the Masters since flowering azaleas were planted on the back nine.
Phil Mickelson has won three green jackets, and he was the one asking all the questions Sunday during a practice round at the Masters.
Phil Mickelson has won three green jackets, and he was the one asking all the questions Sunday at Augusta National.
Ten facts about the 77th Masters, to be played April 11-14 at Augusta National Golf Club:
Don't overlook the two biggest winners in Augusta National's decision to invite women to join the club.
Haley received criticism early in her tenure in 2011 for ousting University of South Carolina benefactor Darla Moore - who has pledged $75 million to the university and is namesake to its business school - and replacing her with a campaign donor.
She called on the family of a close friend to help her out.