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September 18, 2018 3:36 PM PGA to bring Ryder Cup, other top events to Congressional

The PGA of America is bringing its biggest championships to Congressional over the next two decades. Nearly three months after the PGA Tour ended another run outside golf-rich Washington, the PGA of America announced an agreement for the club to host the Women’s PGA Championship twice, the Senior PGA Championship twice, the PGA Championship (2031) and the Ryder 7

September 15, 2018 4:33 PM Florida officials respond to Trump’s claim, without evidence, that Puerto Rico deaths are made up

In a Tuesday press update on Florence, he called his administration’s response to Maria an “unsung success,” while also falsely claiming Puerto Rico “had no electricity essentially before the storm.” As Florence approached the Carolinas on Thursday morning, Trump’s frustrations over persistent Maria criticism boiled over on Twitter, where he floated 11

September 9, 2018 11:03 PM Rain knocks BMW Championship off course

The forecast was for light, scattered showers Monday morning, with thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. The hope was that the rain would be light enough to play, and the thunderstorms would be slow to develop. The first tee time was scheduled for 7:30 a.m. The last group was to tee off at 8:50 a.m. If the final round starts Monday and more than half the field 8

September 7, 2018 10:09 PM NHLers rate Tavares deal from multiple angles

“I was hoping he would sign with us,” said Kane, “but I like the fact a big-time free agent left and did something you don’t see too much in the NHL. I think it sets a tone, sets a precedent for players. I like the fact he had the courage to make that move.” It’s fair to say that what other NHLers thought of Tavares’ decision was based, at least a bit, on geography 7

September 7, 2018 7:53 PM Boy-band Brockhampton cancels Toronto show, citing Exhibition Place lockout

More than 400 stagehands and technical employees in IATSE Local 58 have been locked out since July 20. The union claims that the city, which owns the facility, wants to contract out IATSE jobs and let Exhibition Place tenants bring in their own workers. The city says it is trying to modernize the venue’s collective agreement to become more competitive 8

September 5, 2018 8:33 PM Jordan Spieth looking to avoid an extra week off

Woods has finished out of the top 20 in both playoff events and has dropped five spots to No. 25, needing to play well to avoid missing the Tour Championship for the first time when playing a full schedule. Fowler missed the first two events with an injury and is No. 26. U.S. captain Jim Furyk announced three of his four picks for the Ryder Cup on Tuesday 16

September 1, 2018 1:30 PM There are two It Boys at TIFF, but only one can emerge victorious

Not that he did not thoroughly enjoy himself. The year he was nominated for his Oscar, Hedges has shared, “I went to every party. I went to the Vanity Fair party, the Madonna after party.” But, alas, a cautionary tale — particularly for festival party aspirants. According to Hedges’ memory of that night: “There are no photos allowed at the Madonna after 9

August 31, 2018 9:30 PM Chocolate milk at centre of New Brunswick election campaign

“We believe that the spirit of the policy should continue to allow existing fundraisers and the organization of extracurricular, fundraising and holiday events that include treats,” he said. During the election period, Kenny can’t direct officials in government to change the policy. “We have however encouraged them to clarify the policy and to ensure 12

August 28, 2018 2:37 PM Osprey Valley to join PGA Tour’s Tournament Players Club network

“It’s a nice complement for fans to be able to see PGA Tour players and then be able to see future up-and-coming players that will go on to most likely be playing in the RBC Canadian Open for years to come,” said Jeff Monday, president of the Mackenzie Tour, which was formerly known as PGA Tour Canada. The Mackenzie Tour is expected to be the only professional 23

August 24, 2018 1:27 AM Tiger Woods ‘a little defensive’ in return to FedEx Cup playoffs

Woods is back in the FedEx Cup playoffs for the first time in five years, and it was his first time at Ridgewood Country Club since 2010. Thousands came to watch him play, and they heard plenty of cheers from the group behind him. Dustin Johnson rimmed out a 6-iron on the par-3 sixth for one of his seven birdies to offset a triple bogey for a 67. U.S. Open and PGA champion 14