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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - Tom Watson
The Legends of Golf Tournament is headed to Missouri.
Rory McIlroy played his worst golf in the Match Play Championship the year he reached the final.
Fred Couples doesn't talk in circles, but that's generally the path of his conversation.
This is what Tom Watson knows about the American with a big lead in the Ryder Cup standings.
Raymond Floyd is returning to the Ryder Cup as an assistant captain for the second time in the past three matches.
Two Iowa couples decided to tie the knot at this weekend's bacon festival at the state fairgrounds in Des Moines.
As the nation remembered and reflected Monday on the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., leaders and everyday Americans talked about how far the country has come in the past 50 years and how much more is to be done.
The Southern Christian Leadership Conference is lobbying state lawmakers to approve building a statue of Martin Luther King Jr. on the steps of the state Capitol.
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — The most pressure involving the Ryder Cup this year is simply getting on the team.
The PGA Tour season gets underway this week at the Frys.com Open, the first time the tour has gone to a wraparound season. And while the field might not look that strong on paper, odds are that will change.
United States captain Tom Watson is suggesting wild-card picks be scrapped for future Ryder Cups.
Stenson held off a brief challenge by 20-year-old Jordan Spieth and closed with a 2-under 68 to win the Tour Championship by three shots over Spieth and Steve Stricker. With the win, the 37-year-old Swede clinched the FedEx Cup and its $10 million bonus.
While the top 100 players in the FedEx Cup gather outside Boston this week to resume their pursuit of riches, 129 players are in Indiana for another form of PGA Tour playoffs. Only those guys are pursuing jobs.
Even as golf embarks on the final major of the year at the PGA Championship, still fresh in the mind is the closing round Phil Mickelson put together at Muirfield to win the British Open. He birdied four of the last six holes for a 6-under 66, the best round of the day in demanding conditions.
The curls no longer spilled from under his cap, a big change for Rory McIlroy. Prompted to reveal the rest of his free haircut, he removed his hat and wild brown locks sprang to life.
"Does it matter? No, it doesn't," he said. "No, those players who get on the team are going to be the best possible players we can have on the team. That's the way I'm looking at it. If they perform, they will win."
"It was good to sit down at breakfast and see some of the old faces, like Davis Love and David Toms, but see some of the young faces, as well," Watson said. "Had the opportunity to go down to the practice range and watch some of these guys try to hit it over that fence, which they have raised 30 feet up there. And it's good to be back on tour and to kind of get a little bit more knowledge of some of the players who might be on the Ryder Cup team."