Canadian police chase: Mounties commandeer snowmobile to chase stolen tractor

Canadian police chase: Mounties commandeer snowmobile to chase stolen tractor

RED DEER, Alberta, April 7 (UPI) -- Canadian Mounties commandeer snowmobile to track down Jesse Cecka on stolen John Deere tractor during low-speed chase.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 7, 2014.
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Spieth shares lead to open 2014 on PGA Tour

NAPLES, Fla., Jan. 3 (UPI) -- Jordan Spieth, coming off a rookie-of-the-year season on the PGA Tour, grabbed a share of the lead Friday after one round of the Tournament of Champions.

Hernandez 'pleads fifth' in response to suit over friend's shooting

MIAMI, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has declined to respond to a lawsuit's allegations he shot a friend in the face and abandoned him.
Tiger Woods voted PGA Player of the Year

Tiger Woods voted PGA Player of the Year

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods was selected the PGA Player of the Year for an 11th time Friday and Jordan Spieth claimed the tour's Rookie of the Year award.

Zach Johnson wins BMW Championship

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson fired a 6-under-par 65 Monday in coming from behind to win the BMW Championship and a Top 5 spot in the season-ending Tour Championship.

Lawnmower rider charged with drunken driving

MITCHELL, Ontario, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Police in Ontario said a man arrested on a drunken driving charge was found driving a riding lawnmower down the middle of a street.

Reed jumps 105 places in world golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Patrick Reed climbs more than 100 spots in the men's world golf rankings Monday following his first PGA Tour victory.

Rookie Patrick Reed leads at Wyndham Championship

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Rookie Patrick Reed led a wave of young golfers to the top Friday and took the lead after 36 holes of the Wyndham Championship.

Stroud shares lead in PGA Tour regular-season finale

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Chris Stroud, enjoying the best season of his winless seven-year career on the PGA Tour, seized a share of the lead Thursday at the Wyndham Championship.

Mahan leads after two rounds at Canadian Open

OAKVILLE, Ontario, July 26 (UPI) -- Hunter Mahan, who has twice come up short this year in his bid for a first major title, took a two-shot lead Friday midway through the Canadian Open.

Summerhays clings to share of the lead on PGA Tour

MADISON, Miss., July 19 (UPI) -- First-round leader Daniel Summerhays held on to become part of a six-way tie at the top Friday when play was suspended at the Sanderson Farms Championship.

Summerhays leads rain-suspended PGA Tour event

MADISON, Miss., July 18 (UPI) -- Daniel Summerhays equaled his low round of the year Thursday to grab a three-shot lead at the weather-marred Sanderson Farms Championship.
Zach Johnson leads at British Open

Zach Johnson leads at British Open

GULLANE, Scotland, July 18 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson turned in an early 5-under-par 66 Thursday and that score stood up through the day for the first-round lead at the 142nd British Open.

Woods seeks to end major drought at British Open

GULLANE, Scotland, July 17 (UPI) -- The world's oldest golf tournament opens Thursday on the firm, fast fairways of Muirfield with Tiger Woods hoping to end a drought in major events.

Jordan Spieth survives five playoff holes to earn first PGA victory

SILVIS, Ill., July 14 (UPI) -- Nineteen-year-old Jordan Spieth outlasted David Hearn and Zach Johnson in a five-hole playoff Sunday, taking his first PGA win at the John Deere Classic.

Daniel Summerhays takes two-shot lead at John Deere Classic

SILVIS, Ill., July 13 (UPI) -- Daniel Summerhays, seeking his first career victory, fired a 9-under-par 62 Saturday to grab a two-shot lead after 54 holes of the John Deere Classic.

Glover shares John Deere lead

SILVIS, Ill., July 12 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover took advantage of perfect scoring conditions Friday to move into a tie for the lead at the John Deere Classic.

Zach Johnson shares lead at John Deere

SILVIS, Ill., July 11 (UPI) -- Defending champion Zach Johnson shared the lead with Camilo Villegas Thursday at the end of one round of the John Deere Classic.

John Deere recalls utility vehicles

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Outdoor equipment firm John Deere is recalling 4,700 Gator utility vehicles due to an oil filter leak that poses a fire hazard, U.S. regulators said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013.
By United Press International
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