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Bill Haas Wins AT&T National

Haas pulled away from a crowd of contenders with three straight birdies, two key pars and one good hop out of the rough.

06/30/2013

Steve Greenberg on The Couch (credit: WLNY)

Best Gadgets For Summer

Summer is the season for outdoor activities. Whether you’re heading to the beach or the park, there are some cool gadgets that you can take along with you.

06/28/2013

Levvitown golf phenom Annie Park, 18. (credit: CBS 2)

Local Teen Phenom To Play In U.S. Women’s Open At Hamptons Golf Club

For the first time, a golf course on Long Island will play host to the U.S. Women’s Open, and a local golf prodigy will be on the links showcasing her talent.

06/26/2013

Ken Duke holds up the Traveler's Championship trophy after winning in a second playoff against Chris Stroud during the final round of the 2013 Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands on June 23, 2012 in Cromwell, Connecticut. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Liguori: Travelers Championship Values ‘Character’ And Commitment

Why have so many players won their first-ever tour titles at the Travelers? I’m convinced it’s because the staff creates a very friendly, family-oriented environment.

06/25/2013

A helicopter on the golf course at Bethpage State Park on Long Island - June 3, 2013 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing At Bethpage Golf Course

The chopper set down at the 18th hole while en route from New Jersey to Republic Airport, about a half mile away.

06/03/2013

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Kuchar Holds On To Win The Memorial By Two Shots

Kuchar rolled in one last birdie to win the Memorial by two shots and join Tiger Woods as the only multiple winners on the PGA this year.

06/02/2013

(L) Sergio Garcia emerges from a meeting in the rules office on May 22, 2013 in Virginia Water, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images); (R) Tiger Woods reacts to his missed birdie putt on the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass on May 12, 2013. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Jack Nicklaus On Woods-Garcia Spat: ‘It’s Stupid’

Nicklaus only has to look at some of the clashes on the PGA Tour in recent months to see how far golf has come since he was in his prime. That’s not necessarily a good thing.

05/30/2013

Father Son Golfing

10 Golf Courses Dad Would Love To Visit

The top clubs in the country are both expensive AND exclusive. You’d be a hero if you could get Dad on the green at any one of them. We’ve found one way to slip Dad through the gates of a very private club; maybe you can find another!

05/29/2013

Van Cortlandt Park

Insider’s Guide to New York City Public Golf Courses Within A Subway Ride

Locals and visitors alike are often surprised to learn that there are 13 public golf courses in four of the five boroughs (only Manhattan is golf-free), many of them challenging, scenic, and easily accessible by public transportation.

CBS New York–05/28/2013

(L) Sergio Garcia emerges from a meeting in the rules office on May 22, 2013 in Virginia Water, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images); (R) Tiger Woods reacts to his missed birdie putt on the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass on May 12, 2013. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Sergio Garcia Apologizes For ‘Fried Chicken’ Remark About Tiger Woods

Woods responded Wednesday on Twitter, saying the remark was “wrong, hurtful and clearly inappropriate.”

05/22/2013

The rebuilt boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. (credit: Jenkinson's)

Summer After Sandy: Point Pleasant Beach Bounces Back

The boardwalk is back – rebuilt and alive. Arcades are humming. The aquarium is open. Rides are also open.

05/17/2013

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Tiger Woods Avoids The Water, Wins TPC Sawgrass

Tied with Garcia with two holes to play, Woods won by finding land on the last two holes for par to close with a 2-under 70.

05/12/2013

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David Lingmerth Leads At The TPC Sawgrass

Swedish rookie David Lingmerth emerged from the storm clouds to take the lead Saturday in The Players Championship.

05/11/2013

Grant Smith, 48, faces assault charges for an alleged bias incident on a golf course on April 11, 2013. (credit: Nassau County Police)

Golf Rage: Police Say 2 Men Clubbed On Long Island Course In Bias Attack

Grant Smith, 48, was arrested Thursday on assault and menacing charges, Nassau County police said.

04/12/2013

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The 5 Best Golf Courses In New Jersey

All this talk about green jackets got you craving some tee time? Dust off your nine iron and pull the clubs out of the attic. These courses offer resort style dining, accommodations and lodging, so you can indulge in a full day of golf-inspired bliss, or check into the luxury lodging that some of these recommendations provide to extend your stay.

CBS New York–04/12/2013

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