Snedeker, Flesch double miseries on devilish 12th 041408

Snedeker, Flesch double miseries on devilish 12th The calendar said Sunday's final round of the Masters Tournament was in April, but as far as Brandt Snedeker...

Cardinals surpass Phillies after 13

ST. LOUIS -- With one big swing, Jim Edmonds helped the St. Louis Cardinals ease their home miseries. Edmonds homered to lead off the 13th inning for a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday, and the Cardinals...

Birth size may foretell health

Is our weight our fate? Does our size at birth foreshadow our risk of suffering the most common miseries of old age - illnesses such as heart disease, strokes, high blood pressure, even some kinds of cancer? Odd as it sounds, this...

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TV Lookout: highlights for the week

TV doesn't have much time for members of the struggling underclass, unless it's to mock them or wallow in their miseries. "Country Boys" most assuredly does neither, preferring to spend six hours profiling Cody Perkins and Chris Johnson...

House moves to extend unemployment benefits

...House is taking up emergency legislation this week to help the millions of Americans who see no immediate end to their economic miseries. A bill offered by Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash., and expected to pass easily would provide 13 weeks of extended unemployment...

Ills may be symptoms of society

...co-workers sniffling, sneezing, coughing, hacking, rasping and moaning. Mostly moaning. Bewailing their manifold ills and miseries suffered under the onslaught of mystery cooties. I was standing in the express lane at the grocery store the other day waiting...

Georgia hospitals take financial hits

...COLUMBUS, Ga. -- Last week, the hospital business in Georgia's second-largest city received a double dose of financial misery.The first round of bad news centered on Columbus Regional Health.State Attorney General Sam Olens announced Friday that...

Dozens flock to free dental clinic in Martinez

...building computers and activating cellphones. He was hoping to have his sore tooth extracted and get some relief after months of misery."This is something the community needs and I really approve of what they are doing here," he said of the daylong event...

Brendan Steele narrowly hangs onto lead at PGA Tour season opener

...was under the impression the group had left.And if he had hit the four-time major champion?"Would have put me out of my misery," McIlroy said.McIlroy opened with two quick birdies, though frustration set in quickly and he whacked the flagstick with...

Grillo's victory earns Masters invite

...McIlroy.That was a good miss.McIlroy, who struggled all week with his putter, joked later it would have "put me out of my misery" if it had hit him.Grillo said he thought about running over a few fairways to find him for an apology, but his thoughts...