Washington Police Department defunded, closed by Council vote

...department is no more.Washington City Council voted 4-3 to defund the police department at Thursday night's meeting, with Mayor Ames Barnett breaking the 3-3 council member tie. Members of council and Mayor Barnett debated for numerous weeks about closing...

Baylor, West Virginia share Big 12 women's title

AMES, Iowa - Nina Davis scored 26 points to help No. 9 Baylor clinch a share of the Big 12 title by beating Iowa State 70-54 on...

Ames blows away toughest field in golf

...his future. All that mattered to Stephen Ames was playing the best round of his life...Championship. A month after making fun of Woods, Ames won like him. He hit impeccable iron shots...When he had fired at his last flag, Ames had a 5-under 67 - the best round of...

After a year of swing changes, Ames gets a trophy

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Stephen Ames wanted to escape the chill of Calgary for...Children's Miracle Network Classic. Ames emerged from a typically crowded leaderboard...It was the first victory in a year that Ames already had deemed a success because of...

Ames beats out Lowery to capture 1st Tour win

...and a wide grin broke across Stephen Ames' face. Finally. After all these years, it's great to be a champion. Ames earned his first career PGA Tour victory...two strokes. As fans gave the beaming Ames a standing ovation, his two young sons...

Ames wins playoff hole to take Skins Game title

...QUINTA, Calif. - Skins Game rookie Stephen Ames rolled in a 3-foot birdie putt on the...another skin. With the field trimmed to an Ames-Daly twosome by the third playoff hole...16, chuckling almost the entire time. Ames, the first touring pro from Trinidad and...

Ames takes another poke at No. 1 Woods

OAKMONT, Pa. - Stephen Ames aparently didn't learn his lesson about prodding a Tiger. Two years ago, Ames made a snarky comment about Tiger Woods...over the place. The next day Woods pasted Ames with a 9 and 8 shellacking in the first...

Ames' win qualifies him for Masters, but he might pass

...Players Championship winner Stephen Ames earned a three-year exemption into the...no plans of playing at Augusta," Mr. Ames said after beating the strongest field...the TPC at Sawgrass Stadium Course. Mr. Ames was not in the Masters before the six-shot...

Bjorn out, Ames in to play Woods

CARLSBAD, Calif. - Stephen Ames had his golf clubs shipped to Tucson...Championship with a recurring neck injury, and Ames was first in line to replace him in the...was the good news. As the No. 64 seed, Ames drew Tiger Woods as his opponent in the...

Ames sinks rich putt on final hole to defend Skins Game title

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - Stephen Ames started well and finished even better. Ames, who won the first hole of the LG Skins Game a day...playing in their first Skins Game, were shut out. Ames, whose birdie on the opening hole of the tournament...