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Young Artists Look at Old Masters

Joan Sherman | Posted 10.15.2011 | New York
Joan Sherman

In the Thesis Exhibit of the MFA program at Columbia, I saw diverse responses to the world we live in, all firmly rooted in the present. Yet, in many installations, I could see a connection to a distant past -- to Old Master art.

Black Golfers Still Lacking On PGA Tour

Sporting News | David Steele | Posted 06.13.2011 | Sports

The crowd following him was a cross-section of the global population, awash in more colors than the crowds at a major had ever been before he burst on...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 06.12.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Are you sick of everything being political? Then I shouldn't tell you the favorite to win the Kentucky Derby right now is a horse named The Factor. It's named after Bill O'Reilly's show on Fox.

Tiger Falls Short

AP | By JIM LITKE | Posted 06.10.2011 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- For the better part of two hours Sunday, he was that Tiger Woods again. The one who boomed drives off every tee box, threw darts at f...

Female Reporter Barred From Masters Locker Room

Posted 06.10.2011 | Sports

Controversy broke out at Augusta National Golf Club after a wild final round of the Masters. After 26-year-old Charl Schwartzel won his first gree...

Charl Schwartzel Wins Masters After Crazy Day

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 06.10.2011 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. — The finishing touch of a most amazing Masters was Charl Schwartzel slipping into a green jacket. Until that moment late Sunday af...

Masters 2011: Updates From The Final Round

Posted 06.10.2011 | Sports

The final round of the 2011 Masters is going down to the wire. Tiger Woods mounted a stunning comeback and finished with a score of 10-under. Rory ...

2011 Masters LIVE UPDATES

Posted 06.09.2011 | Sports

After the first round of the 2011 Masters finished up on Thursday, some wondered whether this would be Tiger Woods' return to glory. Tiger supporters ...

Tiger Woods Surges Up Masters Leaderboard

AP | NANCY ARMOUR | Posted 06.08.2011 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Look who's found his way back into contention. Tiger Woods showed flashes of the player who once owned golf's major championship...

2011 Masters Round Two LIVE UPDATES

Posted 06.08.2011 | Sports

Round one of the 2011 Masters is in the books and now it's time for round two. Alvaro Quiros and Rory McIlroy dominated on Thursday and are atop the l...

Masters 2011: Is This Tiger's Return To Glory?

Posted 06.07.2011 | Sports

The buzz from today's opening round at Augusta is all about 21-year-old Rory McEllroy, but loyal Tiger Woods supporters are still banking on this week...

Memories of a Tiger

Jon Kerr | Posted 06.07.2011 | Sports
Jon Kerr

I was assigned to do a story on a man with terminal heart disease who as a dying wish, had requested to walk the hallowed grounds at Augusta National.

Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus Hit Ceremonial First Shots, Masters Kick Off Strong

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 06.07.2011 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. — The flair of Rory McIlroy. The sheer power of Alvaro Quiros. These are but two of the fresh faces in golf who offered more eviden...

2011 Masters LIVE UPDATES

Posted 06.07.2011 | Sports

Welcome to the 2011 Masters live blog. Anyone can win this year and seven players can earn the world's No. 1 ranking by winning this weekend, includin...

Man U Before Masters

FanHouse UK | Posted 06.06.2011 | Sports

In recent years at the Masters, the Par Three Contest has become popular with the patrons and almost as much a formality as the champions' dinner. ...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 06.06.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Not all commercial tie-ins are bad. The San Diego Padres have come up with a good one. If a Padres player hits a homer into a can of paint, $500,000 goes to charity.

Masters Golf Pairings Announced

AP | Posted 06.05.2011 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Tiger Woods will be playing the first two days of the Masters with U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell, who rallied from a four-shot de...

Opening Of Practice Round At Masters Delayed

AP | Posted 06.05.2011 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Augusta National has opened its gates after a 45-minute delay to give workers time to clean debris from overnight storms before p...

The Battle For No. 1

AP | Posted 06.04.2011 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Fresh off his win in Houston, Phil Mickelson has another chance to reach No. 1 in the world for the first time. The world rankin...

Tiger Redo Working So Far

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Diane Francis

I won a bet that Tiger Woods would not win the Masters this weekend because his rebranding would have been derailed if he had gone out there, automaton-like, and swept through the course to win his fifth green blazer. So he didn't.

Thomas Merton, Rock Stars, and the Enablers that Serve Them

Mark Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Mark Shaw

Let's see who the enablers are, and who those are who stand up and condemn their words.

Phil Mickelson Wins Masters, Tiger Woods Finishes Five Back In Fourth

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Phil Mickelson soaked up a scene he knows all too well as he climbed the steep hill toward the 18th green at Augusta National to ...

2010 Masters Day 3: Tiger In The Hunt, Two Shots Behind

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Lee Westwood kept his cool even as Augusta National thundered with too many cheers to count. Phil Mickelson made consecutive eag...

True Confession: I Already Cheated On My New Nikes!

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
David Wild

Sneaking out of the house, my tired dogs hit the pedals and drove across town to a local New Balance store for a little "strange" and what can only be called a rather expensive late night "footy" call.

Tiger Woods Played His Most Important Round of Golf Ever at the Masters

Dexter Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dexter Rogers

Let's keep it real here. Tiger Woods isn't a billion-dollar athlete because he's a nice guy. Tiger wasn't the beloved figure pre-"transgressions" because he had a great smile.