Senior, Huston share 3M Championship lead

BLAINE, Minn., Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Peter Senior's 5-under-par 67 Saturday enabled him to catch John Huston atop the leaderboard after two rounds of the 3M Championship in Minnesota.

Haas, Huston share Champions Tour lead

BLAINE, Minn., Aug. 5 (UPI) -- Jay Haas and John Huston both turned in an 8-under 64 Friday, leaving them tied for the lead after one round of the 3M Championship.

Lu charges into Montreal lead with 63

MONTREAL, July 2 (UPI) -- Chien Soon Lu fired a 9-under 63 Saturday, tying a course en route to the lead of the Montreal Championship after two rounds.

Cook, Huston share 1st round Montreal lead

MONTREAL, July 1 (UPI) -- John Cook and John Huston both shot a course-record 9-under 63 at Club de Golf Fontainebleau Friday to share the first-round lead at the Montreal Championship.

Huston logs Champions win in third start

ENDICOTT, N.Y., June 26 (UPI) -- John Huston fired a 7-under 65 Sunday and claimed a victory in only his third Champions Tour start, winning the Dick's Sporting Goods Open.

Wiebe's 68 good for two-shot Dick's lead

ENDICOTT, N.Y., June 25 (UPI) -- Mark Wiebe retained the lead after two rounds of the Dick's Sporting Goods Open Saturday, firing a 4-under 68 for a two-shot cushion.

Huston, Wiebe tied on Champions Tour

ENDICOTT, N.Y., June 24 (UPI) -- John Huston, playing his third tournament on the Champions Tour, shot a 7-under 65 Friday that gave him a share of the lead at the Dick's Sporting Goods Open.

Hoch, Perry win team event

NAPLES, Fla., Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Scott Hoch and Kenny Perry teamed to shoot a 12-under 60 Sunday and coasted to a four-shot victory at the Merrill Lynch Shootout at Naples, Fla.

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Lowery shares lead on PGA Tour

CROMWELL, Conn., June 19 (UPI) -- Steve Lowery, who ended an eight-year victory drought earlier this year, grabbed a share of the lead Thursday at the Travelers Championship.

McNeill leads by five shots in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- George McNeill shot a 5-under 67 Saturday to take a five-shot lead after the third round of the PGA's Frys.com Open in Las Vegas.

Low scores common at PGA Tour event

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Garrett Willis, D.J. Trahan and George McNeill shared the lead Friday after two rounds of the Frys.com Open at Las Vegas.

Huston out to secure FedEx Cup berth

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 17 (UPI) -- John Huston, going for a spot in the lucrative FedEx Cup, grabbed a share of the lead Friday after two rounds of the Wyndham Championship at Greensboro, N.C.

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Writer Axel Madson dead at 76

LOS ANGELES, April 29 (UPI) -- Biographical writer Axel Madsen, who mostly worked with celebrities, has died of pancreatic cancer at age 76 at his home in Los Angeles.

John Huston review runs in London

LONDON, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Britain's National Film Theatre is honoring legendary American film director John Huston with a retrospective review that runs through Christmas.

Pampling, Kelly take PGA event in Florida

NAPLES, Fla., Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Rod Pampling and Jerry Kelly, despite three-putting in a playoff, won the Merrill Lynch Shootout PGA event in Florida.

Daly, Holmes lead Merrill Lynch by one

NAPLES, Fla., Nov. 11 (UPI) -- J.B. Holmes sank a 30-foot birdie on the 18th hole Saturday to give him and John Daly a one-shot lead through two rounds of the Merrill Lynch Shootout.

Points grabs the lead in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- D.A. Points was the leader Friday at the PGA's Las Vegas International Golf Tournament (the Frys.com Open).

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Curtis maintains his Booz Allen lead

POTOMAC, Md., June 23 (UPI) -- With a 6-under 65 on Friday, Ben Curtis maintained the lead after two rounds of the Booz Allen Golf Classic at Potomac, Md.

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Gay couple unveil pre-need headstone

LOS ANGELES, June 13 (UPI) -- A gay California couple celebrated their life together and their plans to spend eternity under the same headstone with a party in a graveyard.

Chad Campbell wins the Chrysler Classic

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Jan. 22 (UPI) -- Despite a poor final round Sunday, Chad Campbell won the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic at Palm Springs by three shots over Scott Verplank and Jesper Parnevik.

Campbell holds lead at Palm Springs

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Chad Campbell held onto his four-stroke advantage Friday after three rounds of the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic at Palm Springs, Calif.
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