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French president sex scandal: Lust trumps brains

French president sex scandal: Lust trumps brains

NEW YORK, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- French President Francois Hollande's alleged secret affair comes as no surprise to me as a psychologist who has spent years helping people deal with infidelity.
JUDY KURIANSKY, UPI Outside View Commentator
Another season-opening win moves Oosthuizen up in world rankings

Another season-opening win moves Oosthuizen up in world rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Louis Oosthuizen began his playing year with a win for the fourth consecutive year, a result that moved him in golf Top 30 as of Monday.

Bae leads after one round in Honolulu

HONOLULU, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Sang-Moon Bae, who captured his first PGA Tour win last year at the Byron Nelson Classic, grabbed the first-round lead Thursday at the Sony Open.
Zach Johnson to seventh in world golf ranking

Zach Johnson to seventh in world golf ranking

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson's win at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions lifts him two spots to No. 7 in the men's world golf rankings.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, Dec. 30, 2013.
By United Press International
At year's end: Marathon bombing, baseball suspensions top news

At year's end: Marathon bombing, baseball suspensions top news

Suspensions for alleged banned substance use, a bombing at the end of the one of the most prestigious marathons and long-term issues from sports injuries top the year in sports.
JOHN HENDEL, UPI Executive Editor at Large
Stenson selected European Tour's player of the year

Stenson selected European Tour's player of the year

LONDON, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Henrik Stenson, the first player to win the FedEx Cup and the DP World Tour Championship in the same year, was selected the European Tour player of the year.
Sergio Garcia back in golf's Top 10

Sergio Garcia back in golf's Top 10

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Sergio Garcia collected his first tournament title in about a year and returned to the men's world golf rankings Top 10 as of Monday.
Tiger Woods' half-brother arrested for bomb threat to building where he works

Tiger Woods' half-brother arrested for bomb threat to building where he works

Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods' half-brother Earl Dennison Woods Jr. arrested for bomb threat to the Department of Economic Security building in Phoenix, Arizona.
Evan Bleier

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013.
By United Press International
Zach Johnson reaches Top 10 in men's golf rankings

Zach Johnson reaches Top 10 in men's golf rankings

VIRGINIA WATER, England, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson beat Tiger Woods on the first playoff hole of the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge and climbed into the men's world golf Top 10.

Zach Johnson edges Tiger Woods in World Challenge playoff

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Zach Johnson made a dramatic par save on the 18th hole to force a playoff and then added a par on the extra hole, besting Tiger Woods at the World Challenge.

Tiger Woods holds onto 2-shot lead at windy World Challenge

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Host Tiger Woods retained a two-shot lead after carding an even-par 72 Saturday in the third round of the World Challenge.

Woods fires 62 to take lead at World Challenge

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Tiger Woods turned in a spectacular, 10-under 62 Friday that vaulted him into a two-shot lead after 36 holes at the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge.
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Tiger Woods hits his tee shot on the 3rd hole during the second round of the 93rd PGA Championship at the Atlanta Athletic Club on August 12, 2011 in Johns Creek, Georgia. UPI/Brian Kersey
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Eldrick Tont "Tiger" Woods (born December 30, 1975) is an American professional golfer whose achievements to date rank him among the most successful golfers of all time. Currently the World No. 1, he is the highest-paid professional athlete in the world, having earned an estimated $90.5 million from winnings and endorsements in 2010.

Woods has won 14 professional major golf championships, the second highest of any male player (Jack Nicklaus leads with 18), and 71 PGA Tour events, third all time. He has more career major wins and career PGA Tour wins than any other active golfer. He is the youngest player to achieve the career Grand Slam, and the youngest and fastest to win 50 tournaments on tour. Additionally, Woods is only the second golfer, after Jack Nicklaus, to have achieved a career Grand Slam three times. Woods has won 16 World Golf Championships, and has won at least one of those events each of the 11 years they have been in existence.

Woods has held the number one position in the world rankings for the most consecutive weeks and for the greatest total number of weeks. He has been awarded PGA Player of the Year a record ten times, the Byron Nelson Award for lowest adjusted scoring average a record eight times, and has the record of leading the money list in nine different seasons.

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