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Professional golfer, Keegan Bradley, is greeted by his 1-year-old Goldendoodle, Penny, after the end of a clinic and q & a session held by Bradley and his fellow colleagues, Jon Curran and Brendan Steele, at the Keegan Bradley 2015 Charity Golf Classic in Woodstock, Vt.,  at Woodstock Country Club on Monday, August 31, 2015.  Keegan Bradley is a native of Woodstock, Vt., and returns for the annual golf tournament each year. 
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Traveling Band: Keegan Bradley and His Buddies Share Unique Bond

Monday, August 31, 2015

Woodstock — Jon Curran knew the new kid in town would have an effect on his golf game. He just didn’t realize at the time how vast that influence would become. Folks in Woodstock have become accustomed to welcoming Keegan Bradley back to town this time of year. The former Woodstock High golfer, now five years into his PGA Tour …

Papi’s 495th Homer Lifts Sox Past Yanks

Monday, August 31, 2015

Boston — David Ortiz hit his 495th home run and Jackie Bradley Jr. had three hits and threw out a runner at the plate to …

Local Roundup: Stevens Girls Soccer Earns First Victory

Monday, August 31, 2015

Claremont — The Stevens High girls soccer team answered an early Conant goal with four of their own as the Cardinals went on to defeat …

In Brief: Spieth Misses Cut, Loses No. 1 Ranking

Friday, August 28, 2015

Edison, n.j. — Jordan Spieth lost out on a chance to play the weekend at The Barclays. He also lost his No. 1 ranking. Bubba Watson, momentarily distracted by a rare warning for taking too long to play …

Travers Time Is Here For American Pharoah

Friday, August 28, 2015

Saratoga Springs, n.y. — American Pharoah can run. But can he fly? You betcha. By now, everyone knows American Pharoah glided through the Triple Crown — overcoming stormy weather, too — won the Haskell Invitational this month and …

Illness Can’t Stop Hurdler

Friday, August 28, 2015

Beijing — When the doctors hooked Aries Merritt onto the dialysis machine two years ago, they told him his running days were over. The doctors were focused on his kidneys. They never looked at his heart. The American …

Red Sox Pitcher Buchholz Out for Season

Friday, August 28, 2015

New York — Boston pitcher Clay Buchholz is done for the season because of a strained flexor muscle in his right elbow, and his health is the key to whether the Red Sox pick up the option on …

Scully to Return for Record 67th Year

Friday, August 28, 2015

Los Angeles — The voice of summer in Los Angeles plans to return in 2016. Vin Scully will be back for a record 67th season in the broadcast booth for the Dodgers, who revealed the news in the second inning of Friday night’s game against the Chicago Cubs. …

Brady Gets On Track in Win Over Panthers

Friday, August 28, 2015

Charlotte, n.c. — Tom Brady overcame two early interceptions to lead his first touchdown drive of the preseason as the New England Patriots beat the Carolina Panthers 17-16 on Friday night. The preseason has been a titanic struggle for Brady, who is awaiting word on his appeal of …

IndyCar Drivers Return to Racing

Friday, August 28, 2015

Sonoma, Calif. — IndyCar drivers got back to work Friday, climbing into their cars as a distraction — albeit a temporary one — from their grief over Justin Wilson’s death. Wilson died Monday of a head injury suffered a day earlier when he was stuck by debris from …

Stewart: I Didn’t See Man On Track

Friday, August 28, 2015

New York — NASCAR star Tony Stewart said he didn’t see a driver walking on a dirt track in upstate New York last year before he struck and killed him, and noted the racer was impaired by marijuana …

Swihart’s Unlikely Homer Lifts Sox

Friday, August 28, 2015

New York — Blake Swihart hit an inside-the-park home run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox stopped the New York Mets’ seven-game winning streak, holding on for a 6-4 victory Friday night. The Red Sox, …

Jays Hit 3 HRs in Win

Friday, August 28, 2015

Toronto — Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki hit back-to-back home runs, Jose Bautista also connected and the Toronto Blue Jays won for the eighth time in 10 games, beating the Detroit Tigers 5-3 on Friday night. Ian Kinsler …