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First Nighter: Kathleen Chalfant Convincing as 'Rose' of the Kennedys, Steven Sater's Tedious 'New York Animals' With Burt Bacharach Tunes

David Finkle | Posted 11.30.2015 | Arts
David Finkle

Jo Lambert is the reason to see New York Animals, the Steven Sater play, at New Ohio Theatre, with songs by Burt Bacharach and Slater. I'm not convinced, however, that it's a good enough reason.

Watson Who? Lopez and Team USA Defeat the World

Elisa Gaudet | Posted 12.06.2014 | Sports
Elisa Gaudet

With all the hoopla around Tom Watson and his captaincy of the Ryder Cup, perhaps the focus should be on Nancy Lopez and her winning formula in the Handa Cup. Team U.S. defeated the World team, 28-20 in West Point, Mississippi the exact same weekend.

Phil Mickelson Criticizes U.S. Captain After Ryder Cup Loss | Posted 09.28.2014 | Sports

By Alistair Tait & Alex Miceli, AUCHTERARDER, Scotland – The European team left Gleneagles as 12 men unified in victory. The U.S. te...

Whose Team Are You on Anyway?

Jackie Townsend | Posted 11.26.2014 | Sports
Jackie Townsend

"Whose team are you on anyway?" A question my husband might ask me, pointedly, after I've perhaps questioned a position he took as it stood against the morals of society, meaning, my family, or even his. We even vote for the same political party. Sounds glorious? It might be, if not for this one singular exception. The Ryder Cup.

'That's Not Very Good'

AP | DOUG FERGUSON | Posted 07.20.2014 | Sports

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Even after his worst 72-hole finish in a major, Tiger Woods says he would pick himself for the Ryder Cup team. ...

'She's Second Only To Bacon,' Says Man Who Married Wife At Bacon Fest

AP | Posted 02.03.2014 | Weird News

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two Iowa couples decided to tie the knot at this weekend's bacon festival at the state fairgrounds in Des Moines. Tricia Sn...

Old-timers Take Center Stage At Muirfield

AP | STEVE DOUGLAS | Posted 07.18.2013 | Sports

GULLANE, Scotland -- They lined up four rows deep, craning their necks for a glimpse of Nick Faldo, Tom Watson and Fred Couples walking onto the first...

Tom Lost 80 Pounds: 'It's A Gift I Have Given To Myself'

Tom W. Watson | Posted 07.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Tom W. Watson

As I began to implement the new health and wellness plan for myself, I quickly gained confidence and realized that I could do this! The fitness plan was something I could sustain -- it was simple, in fact. All it required me to do was take 10,000 steps or more a day.

Captain America

AP | RACHEL COHEN | Posted 02.12.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — Weary of two decades of defeat in Europe, the Americans are breaking from precedent with a captain uniquely suited for the 2014 Ryder...

Next U.S. Ryder Cup To Be 'A Little Bit Different'

Posted 12.12.2012 | Sports

By Ryan Lavner, Golf Channel Two days from formally revealing the identity of the next U.S. Ryder Cup captain, new PGA of America president Ted Bis...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 02.11.2013 | New York
Len Berman

The Lakers continue to be a train wreck, they lost their eighth game out of 11th last night in Cleveland 100-94. A quarter through the season the Lakers are on the outside of the playoffs looking in.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 02.04.2013 | New York
Len Berman

So the Wisconsin football coach Bret Bielema up and left to coach at Arkansas. Didn't matter that he signed a contract extension at Wisconsin through 2016. Doesn't matter that if Wisconsin's football players want to go play for Arkansas they'd have to sit out a year.

SHOCK: UK Lawmaker Links Unnamed Former Prime Minister To Pedophile Ring

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 10.25.2012 | World

British lawmaker Tom Watson MP sent shock waves through the country's political establishment Wednesday, when he asserted in parliament that a former ...

Rite of Passage

Tom W. Watson | Posted 07.22.2012 | Parents
Tom W. Watson

The spring of my son's high school graduation became a "rite of passage" ceremony for him. No, we didn't have him sleep outside in the wild and drink milk laced with blood. But we did make a concerted effort to transition him from a boy living at home to a young man in the world.

Tom Watson Drops Out Of Champions Tour Event

AP | Posted 04.14.2012 | Sports

LUTZ, Fla. -- Tom Watson has dropped out of a Champions Tour event because of an injured right arm. Watson shot a 6-over 77 in Friday's first round a...

Hacking Investigation Spreads To Another Murdoch Paper

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 04.03.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Police are investigating alleged email interception by Rupert Murdoch's Times of London, a British lawmaker said Thursday — dragging...

Michael Calderone

Murdochs Could Close Second Newspaper Over Hacking Scandal | Michael Calderone | Posted 01.10.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- News Corp. deputy chief operating officer James Murdoch shook up the British media world on Thursday by telling members of Parliament that...

Tom Watson: News Corp's Covert Surveillance Tactics 'Go Beyond Phone Hacking'

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 12.20.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — British lawmaker Tom Watson plans to detail new findings of covert surveillance techniques employed by News Corp. that go "beyond ...

Murdoch's Least Favorite Lawmaker Following Him To LA

AP | DAVID STRINGER | Posted 12.19.2011 | Media

LONDON — A British lawmaker who led efforts to expose the country's tabloid phone hacking scandal was heading to the United States Wednesday, wh...

Michael Calderone

WATCH: MP's Likely To Recall James Murdoch Over Hacking | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.16.2011 | Media

NEW YORK – James Murdoch will likely be grilled once again by members of Parliament following "devastating revelations" related to the ongoing phone...

FINAL ROUND: British Open Live Updates

Posted 09.16.2011 | Sports

This is it! The 2011 British Open is coming down to the wire with two Americans, Dustin Johnson and Phil Mickelson, trying to catch up to Darren Clark...

61-Year-Old Makes Hole In One

Posted 09.14.2011 | Sports

Tom Watson showed that he can still produce some magical moments at age 61. In the second round of the Open Championship, the veteran golfer took ...

Senior PGA Championship Won In Playoff

AP | RUSTY MILLER | Posted 07.30.2011 | Sports

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Tom Watson had stood over putts like this pressure-packed 3-footer at the Senior PGA Championship for most of his adult life. ...

Jason Linkins

British MP Tom Watson To Glenn Beck: 'You Are A Bigot' | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As anyone who has spent time watching the British Parliament in operation could tell you, no one would ever suggest that the various factions sit toge...

Tom Watson Changes Course

Sam Greenfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Sam Greenfield

Golf is the only sport where you get an award for coming back but you didn't win anything.