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Is Rory McIlroy Back After His Win at the BMW PGA Championship?

Just days after calling off his engagement to tennis star Caroline Wozniacki, Rory McIlroy rallied from seven strokes back to capture his biggest win since the 2012 PGA Championship.<p>McIlroy, who for the first time in quite a long time appeared to be calmly focused on the task at hand, carded a …

Golf

Scott, McIlroy improve outlook of a possible summer without Tiger

<b>By John Strege</b><p>The long-range forecast for professional golf at the outset of the week, according to Tiger Woods' meteorologist, also known as his back, was gloomy, a summer without Tiger.<p>The outlook became notably sunnier by the end of the week, however, when two of golf's brighter lights delivered …

How a team of students beat the casinos

<b>When it comes to gambling, everyone knows the casino always comes out on top - right? But in the 1990s a group of students proved the punter didn't have to be the loser. This is the story of the MIT Blackjack Team.</b><p>Bill Kaplan laughs, remembering his mother's reaction when he told her he was …

Casinos

Will PokerStars be dealt out of legalized online poker in California?

In legislative proceedings, the most important words in a debate often are the ones left unmentioned. At a hearing held by a California state assembly committee last month about legalizing online poker, the unspoken term was PokerStars.<p>No hearing witnesses wanted to say outright that they were …

New Jersey

Forget the White House, Marco Rubio Might Be Lucky Just to Be Reelected

He still makes the presidential wannabee lists, but Rubio might be lucky in 2016 just to hold his Senate seat.<p>Florida Senator Marco Rubio made news …

Oh, Brother

The psychodrama of George v. Jeb.<p>George W. Bush owns what he calls a “treasured” picture that depicts him being sworn in as governor of Texas for the first time—the image also shows what he says is his “pensive” brother Jeb in the background. George W. has studied the picture and come to a …

1 in 4 Americans is saving nothing for retirement

There’s a big difference between not saving enough and not saving at all.<p>You will only find out how big that difference is if you live it out, and a …

Hats Off to the Kentucky Derby (Photos)

From the roots at Ascot to the loud and colossal of the ’80s and ’90s to the return of the fascinator, a look at milliners’ finest at Churchill Downs …

Sterling: 'I wish I had just paid her off'

On a day when a magazine quoted banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling as saying "I wish I had just paid her off," V. Stiviano, the woman …

Los Angeles Dodgers