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CARNOUSTIE, Scotland - The idea of Tiger Woods as a major-tournament threat, which flickered all along in golf imaginations even as it also spent much of this decade in a dormancy, returned fiercely on Saturday when Woods's name appeared atop the British Open leader board. He had spent a third round in placid conditions by the North Sea making a steep, brisk climb
By birdieing six of his first 14 holes while bogeying none, Woods had gone from even par and a crowded…

A Katy woman was arrested in North Texas on Thursday after she allegedly tried mailing meth into a prison, according to local reports.

Three Texas prison officials were arrested this month for allegedly lighting tractors parts on fire in a burn pit behind a Houston County lock-up in an apparent attempt to dispose of evidence that was part of an ongoing investigation.

A Virginia man was sentenced to 33 months in prison Friday for posting online threats to kill African-Americans at Howard University, the U.S. attorney's office in Alexandria, Virginia, said
John Edgar Rust, 27, of Alexandria, made the threats in November 2015, after using an Alexandria restaurant's internet connection to go online
Rust posted the threats on the internet forums 4chan and Reddit. He used a derogatory…

The big-money race for the Senate is heating up
Groups aligned with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., together raised $22.9 million in the second quarter of 2018 and entered the third quarter with nearly $44 million in cash on hand, according to figures provided by the groups and Federal Election Commission records filed Friday evening
One of the McConnell-aligned organizations, One Nation, will launch a…

Last week, Roseanne Barr told her fans to sign up for her YouTube channel. TV interviews were "too stressful & untrustworthy," she tweeted. She was going to film her "entire explanation of what happened and why" and post it to YouTube, referring to the recent scandal in which a tweet of hers led to the cancellation of her rebooted ABC sitcom, despite the series's huge viewership
Barr's YouTube channel has been around for a while, although it's been dormant for months. After these…

WASHINGTON - Late one night inside an art-filled home on a tranquil parkway in Silver Spring, Maryland, a woman decided to take her laptop to bed with her. She clicked on a story about an old picture. Her eyes widened
"No," Michele Holzman thought to herself. "That couldn't be me. Could it?"
The article, published in late May in The Washington Post, told the story of a remarkable photograph taken by a teenager at the Poor People's Campaign demonstration that took over the…

Duck boats like the one that sank in Branson, Missouri, killing 17 people, have a long history of safety problems and have been linked to the deaths of more than 40 people since 1999.

Believe it or not, there's an entire subculture of people really passionate about popping pimples
Sandra Lee, a dermatologist in Southern California, calls them "popaholics" and their sickening - yet, somewhat intriguing - obsession with watching others do the dirty deed "popaholicism." And she's giving them exactly what they want - "pops," oozing blackheads, whiteheads and cysts of all sizes, shapes and colors
Lee, a cosmetic…

The man accused of killing five in a shooting at the Capital Gazette's newsroom has been indicted on 23 counts charging him with murder, attempted murder, assault and weapons offenses
Jarrod Ramos, 38, was found hiding under a desk after he blasted through the newsroom's glass doors and fired at newspaper employees in a targeted attack on June 28, police said.
Ramos had a long-running vendetta against the paper after he lost a defamation case involving a column it published about his pleading…

Scientists have mapped an unexpected path in which evolution arranged for animals to choose the correct partner.

RentAHitman.com. "Rent" implied hire. "Hit" referred to website clicks. And "man" implied the team of professionals behind the site, a few buddies who'd recently graduated from a California business school with IT degrees.

The Trump-in-diapers balloon recently hovering over London may be just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to artists trolling the shit out of...

San Antonio Spurs draft pick Lonnie Walker IV is getting acquainted with the Alamo City and took to social media to ask locals where he...

According to a recent survey, most business functions are taking advantage of modern technology to migrate from outdated systems, better known as the digital transformation.