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US Taxpayers Spent $72 Million on Trump’s Golf Outings?

As a candidate, President Trump was heavily critical of Barack Obama’s golf habit and once told an audience that “I’m going to be working for you. I’m not going to have time to go play golf.” So obviously that makes his own golf habit fair game for scrutiny. But our eyebrows went up when we saw this tweet by a liberal-leaning veterans group — retweeted or liked by more than 50,000...

Google Mini-Golf Course pops up on Atlanta’s BeltLine

ATLANTA – A pop-up mini golf course opened Thursday to the public on Atlanta’s BeltLine. The course was thanks to Google and features voice-activated elements just like a Google Home. Using the Google Home Voice Assistant, players could direct their ball through obstacles and to make shots. Developers said the mini golf course showcased how The Home and The Assistant can simplify everyday...

HeartStart Charity Golf Outing raises money to put more AED’s in public

MENASHA, Wis. (WBAY) – On Friday, about 100 people will hit the links to raise money and awareness for Gold Cross Ambulance’s fund in the Fox Cities. All proceeds from the 20th annual HeartStart Charity Golf Outing at Royal St. Patrick’s Golf Course go toward increasing the number of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in the Fox Valley. An AED shocks the heart so it can get back into...

Tee Shot Hits Seagull on the Road Hole at Senior Open

The Road Hole at St. Andrews is among the toughest and most crucial holes in major championship history. Tournaments have been won and lost at the iconic, demanding par 4. Jordan Spieth provided the prime example of the hole’s knack for deciding the Open in 2015, when he made a bogey that kept him out of a three-man playoff and ended his chances of the calendar-year grand slam. That same year,...

DeChambeau takes early European Open Lead

Hamburg (AFP) – American Bryson DeChambeau fired a six-under-par 66 to take a one-shot lead after the opening round of the European Open in Hamburg on Thursday. The US Ryder Cup hopeful, playing a regular European Tour event for only the second time since 2016, started on the back nine and made seven birdies, including one on his final hole. “It’s great to start out with six under par. I...