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Important PSA: Let's all try to catch this thief by watching a video of him stealing a set of golf clubs in broad daylight

A Tulsa man had a set of golf clubs stolen right out of his driveway on Monday in broad daylight, according to newson6.com. Despite home surveillance footage of the criminal, he hasn't been arrested yet....
Tuesday, 3/24/2015 at 5:05PM
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Weird golf news of the week: "Champion golfer" gets six months jail time for disability benefits fraud

On Wednesday, a U.K. man was sentenced to six months in jail for committing benefits fraud. How was he caught? By playing golf, according to The Telegraph. Alan Bannister, 56, collected more than 26,000 pounds...
Thursday, 3/12/2015 at 4:11PM
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Convicted drug trafficker claims he got rich from retrieving golf balls. Judge doesn't buy it (obviously)

A convicted Australian drug trafficker has been ordered to give back nearly $1 million in property and cash, according to The Queensland Times. What's so weird about that? Get a load of his excuse. Related:...
Wednesday, 2/25/2015 at 11:00AM
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Weird golf news of the week: Man's plan to get new golf clubs backfires. Badly.

Are you looking to upgrade your golf clubs? It's a thought that crosses a lot of golfers' minds, especially around this time of year when Golf Digest's Hot List issue serves as a reminder that...
Monday, 2/9/2015 at 6:12PM
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Weird golf news of the week: Country club bartender charged for threatening to poison John Boehner

A former bartender at Weatherington Country Club, Michael Robert Hoyt, was recently indicted for threatening to murder House Speaker John Boehner, according to a report by WCPO Cincinnati. The FBI says part of that plan...
Wednesday, 1/14/2015 at 10:05AM
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Weird golf news of the week: Man gets harsh sentence for stealing golf carts

A Panama City, Fla., man has been sentenced to 16 months in prison for stealing golf carts, according to a report by newsherald.com. Nathan Michael Huston, 38, received the sentence after charges against him were...
Wednesday, 1/7/2015 at 11:02AM
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Man goes bar-hopping while driving a golf cart, ends poorly

By now, we've learned that you can get in a lot of trouble by drinking and driving a golf cart. Our Max Adler dug into the subject in our July 2014 issue, detailing how serious...
Friday, 12/12/2014 at 12:12PM
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Weird golf news of the week: You won't believe how many golf balls this guy stole

Meet Nathan Brown. He's 27 years old, resides in Missouri, and apparently, loves stealing golf balls. Brown, who has been nicknamed the "golf ball bandit," recently confessed to stealing golf balls from a Maryland Heights...
Tuesday, 12/9/2014 at 4:25PM
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Weird golf news of the week: Thief in Hawaiian shirt is slicker than he looks

Police are looking for a man who stole golf clubs from Pelican Point Golf Shop in Gonzales, La., according to the Gonzales Weekly Citizen. If authorities catch him, they should consider adding a charge for...
Monday, 12/1/2014 at 10:07AM
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Weird golf news of the week: Man gets one-year ban from golf club for alleged "lesbian comment"

A UK man has been given a one-year ban from all Dundee (Scotland) golf clubs for a recent "lesbian comment," according to DeadlineNews.co.uk. The incident occurred in September and involved William Webster, 75, and a new...
Wednesday, 11/12/2014 at 11:10AM
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