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Arizona man buys a used set of golf clubs and finds a loaded gun in the bag

According to the Mohave Daily News, an Arizona man bought a set of used golf clubs from a thrift shop in Sedona and found a loaded gun in the bag. Talk about getting some bang...
Thursday, 4/2/2015 at 8:54AM
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Nebraska councilwoman wins battle against ban on feminine-hygiene ads at local golf courses

A ban on feminine-hygiene ads at city-run golf courses in Lincoln, Neb., has been overturned thanks to the work of a city councilwoman, according to the Lincoln Journal Star. The report says Councilwoman Leirion Gaylor...
Thursday, 3/26/2015 at 11:40AM
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Golf protest by man living in a tree ends abruptly when man falls out of tree

Last week we brought you the odd story of two protesters living in a tree in New Orleans' Sharp Park in an effort to stop construction of a new $25 million golf course. Now the...
Wednesday, 3/25/2015 at 11:22AM
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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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Protesters are living in a tree to halt the construction of a New Orleans golf course

A new $24.5 million golf course is set to be built in the heart of New Orleans. Sounds great, right? Well, not to many protesters living in the area. Two people took their unhappiness with...
Wednesday, 3/18/2015 at 10:13AM
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Weird golf news of the week: Swedish golfer gets one-year ban for being in "too great a hurry"

According to TT News Agency, a Swedish golfer will be banned from playing golf for a year. The reason? He was in "too great a hurry" during a scramble. The man in question committed...
Monday, 3/16/2015 at 1:31PM
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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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Somehow everyone survives after small plane crashes on Utah golf course

Plane crashes usually don't have happy endings. They also usually don't involve golf courses. But incredibly/fortunately, both passengers who were traveling on a small plane that crashed onto Valley View Golf Course in Layton, Utah...
Monday, 2/16/2015 at 10:35AM
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Weird golf news: Golfer survives drive-by shooting at Kansas City course

Tiger Woods made headlines last week for walking off after 11-plus holes at Torrey Pines with a bad back, but an amateur golfer had to WD on the 12th hole at his local course Tuesday...
Thursday, 2/12/2015 at 11:19AM
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