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  • France's Icher leads suspended Swinging Skirts golf
    France's Icher leads suspended Swinging Skirts golf AFP News - 56 minutes ago

    Karine Icher fired a bogey-free six-under 66 to seize the early first-round lead at the inaugural LPGA Tour's Swinging Skirts Classic which was suspended because of darkness. The $1.8 million event … More »

  • Martin shoots course record 62, leads by two in New Orleans Reuters - 1 hour 4 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - Ben Martin fired a course record 10-under-par 62 to take a two-stroke lead in the opening round of the $6.8 million Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Thursday. Martin made light of … More »

  • Ben Martin surges to Zurich Classic lead
    Ben Martin surges to Zurich Classic lead Associated Press - 4 hours ago

    AVONDALE, La. (AP) — A few weeks ago, Ben Martin had missed seven of eight cuts and figured he'd better make some changes. … More »

  • Jazz Fest builds on its roots after humble start
    Jazz Fest builds on its roots after humble start Associated Press - 5 hours ago

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jazz clarinetist Orange Kellin remembers playing the first New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in 1970, when small crowds turned out to see a handful of performances. … More »

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases Associated Press - 7 hours ago

    A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Myers Industries Inc. fell 13.2 percent to $20.87. Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. fell 12.6 percent to … More »

  • Severe storms loom across central US this weekend Associated Press - 8 hours ago

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Forecasters are predicting a significant chance of strong tornadoes this weekend across a large part of the nation's mid-section, an outbreak that could stretch from the … More »

  • Puerto Rico govt seeks to lure wealthy investors
    Puerto Rico govt seeks to lure wealthy investors Associated Press - 8 hours ago

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico hopes to persuade wealthy investors to bet on the U.S. territory at a two-day conference aimed at attracting new money amid the island's struggles to recover … More »

  • Pinehurst U.S. Open attracts record entry total
    Pinehurst U.S. Open attracts record entry total Reuters - 11 hours ago

    (Reuters) - This year's U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club in Pinehurst, Northern Carolina has attracted a record total of 10,127 entries, the United States Golf Association (USGA) said on … More »

  • RBC Heritage working to keep backing Associated Press - 13 hours ago

    RBC Heritage tournament director Steve Wilmot doesn't want to return to the dark, sponsor-less days of just a few years ago when his longtime PGA Tour stop didn't know if it would make it through to … More »

  • Stenson slams China Open course, Poulter in the hunt
    Stenson slams China Open course, Poulter in the hunt AFP News - 13 hours ago

    Flu-stricken Henrik Stenson branded the rough "silly" and the greens "slow" after an inconsistent first round Thursday at the $3.2 million Volvo China Open left him four shots off the pace. The big … More »