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Frank Franklin/AP file photoThe Board of Supervisors voted 9-2 to deny an appeal that will allow an electronic cigarette business on Ocean Avenue to move forward. Opponents argued that vaping is unsafe and wrongly influences children to use tobacco.

Supervisors reject appeal against e-cigarette business as part of packed agenda

The Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a renegotiated deal with the…

Frank Franklin/AP file photoThe Board of Supervisors voted 9-2 to deny an appeal that will allow an electronic cigarette business on Ocean Avenue to move forward. Opponents argued that vaping is unsafe and wrongly influences children to use tobacco.
Nick Wass/APTiger Woods smiles at a press conference at the Quicken Loans National golf tournament in Bethesda

Woods says he's ahead of schedule and without pain

BETHESDA, Md. -- About two dozen photographers lined up in a row…

Nick Wass/APTiger Woods smiles at a press conference at the Quicken Loans National golf tournament in Bethesda
Kathy Kmonicek/2013 ap file photoStanford’s Patrick Rodgers has already announced he is turning pro after the Cardinal’s season finishes.

Stanford golfer Rodgers to turn pro after season

Stanford junior Patrick Rodgers, the No. 1 ranked amateur in the world,…

Kathy Kmonicek/2013 ap file photoStanford’s Patrick Rodgers has already announced he is turning pro after the Cardinal’s season finishes.
Jeff Chiu/APPGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem speaks between the Presidents Cup trophy

Woods begins his road to the Masters

The PGA Tour season began five months ago. The new year is…

Jeff Chiu/APPGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem speaks between the Presidents Cup trophy
Eric Risberg/APJimmy Walker follows his shot from the fourth tee Sunday from the Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

Jimmy Walker hangs on to win at Pebble Beach

Even with his high-powered telescope, Jimmy Walker might have had a hard…

Eric Risberg/APJimmy Walker follows his shot from the fourth tee Sunday from the Pebble Beach Pro-Am.
Kamran JebreilI/ap file photoPhil Mickelson will defend his title in the Phoenix Open this week despite pulling out of last week’s PGA event.

Mickelson set to play Phoenix Open

Phil Mickelson is going ahead with his Phoenix Open title defense after…

Kamran JebreilI/ap file photoPhil Mickelson will defend his title in the Phoenix Open this week despite pulling out of last week’s PGA event.
Chris Carlson/apTiger Woods opens his 2014 season trying to defend his title at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.

New year, same old goals for Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods was posing for pictures with a trophy Wednesday at Torrey…

Chris Carlson/apTiger Woods opens his 2014 season trying to defend his title at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.

So much for the offseason in golf; it starts again

The chill of the morning air in Northern California. Veteran players discreetly…

Darron Cummings/APTiger Woods waits for a team photo for the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club on Wednesday. He was paired with Matt Kuchar for today’s opening fourballs.

Presidents Cup can do without the comparisons

The Presidents Cup is a lot like The Players Championship. No one…

Darron Cummings/APTiger Woods waits for a team photo for the Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club on Wednesday. He was paired with Matt Kuchar for today’s opening fourballs.
Jeff Chiu/APPGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem speaks between the Presidents Cup trophy

More than $10 million on line at Tour Championship

ATLANTA — No matter what happens at the Tour Championship, Tiger Woods…

Jeff Chiu/APPGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem speaks between the Presidents Cup trophy
Jeff Chiu/APPGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem speaks between the Presidents Cup trophy

Tiger's year: 5 wins, 0 majors, 3 rules violations

ATLANTA — Five wins. No majors. Yet the number that might resonate…

Jeff Chiu/APPGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem speaks between the Presidents Cup trophy
Matt Slocum/APThe U.S. Open Trophy will be on the line June 12-15

Woods hopes he is fully healthy for the next major

BETHESDA, Md. — Tiger Woods can't say whether his left elbow will…

Matt Slocum/APThe U.S. Open Trophy will be on the line June 12-15
screenshot via YouTube user FairwayGreensA San Francisco teenager reportedly had no idea he was burglarizing the Woodside home of legendary golf course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. (pictured) in March.

SF teen charged with burglarizing home of golf course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr.

This young burglar landed in the rough. A San Francisco teenager pleaded…

screenshot via YouTube user FairwayGreensA San Francisco teenager reportedly had no idea he was burglarizing the Woodside home of legendary golf course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. (pictured) in March.
Associated PressCharl Schwartzel

Schwartzel takes lead at Memorial

Charl Schwartzel made sure one hole didn’t ruin an entire round Thursday…

Associated PressCharl Schwartzel
Associated PressRoberto Castro hits from the ninth tee during the first round of The Players championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass

Castro steals first-day show from Woods, McIlroy

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy had their best start ever Thursday in…

Associated PressRoberto Castro hits from the ninth tee during the first round of The Players championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass
David Cannon/Getty ImagesTiger Woods measures his success by winning major tournaments

When it comes to Tiger Woods, it’s majors or bust

Tiger Woods won for the third time this season Monday when he…

David Cannon/Getty ImagesTiger Woods measures his success by winning major tournaments
Getty Images File PhotoTiger Woods has a good history at Torrey Pines Golf Club

Tiger Woods kicks off PGA season at familiar course

Tiger Woods could not wish for a better place to launch his…

Getty Images File PhotoTiger Woods has a good history at Torrey Pines Golf Club
DANNY MOLOSHOK/ReutersWebb Simpson with the U.S. Open trophy.

Simpson’s U.S. Open win illuminates increasing rivalry

The thick fog that had blanketed the final round of the U.S.…

DANNY MOLOSHOK/ReutersWebb Simpson with the U.S. Open trophy.
DANNY MOLOSHOK/ReutersWebb Simpson won the 112th U.S. Open with a score of one over par.

Webb Simpson wins U.S. Open

Webb Simpson was hardly a favorite coming into the U.S. Open. Once…

DANNY MOLOSHOK/ReutersWebb Simpson won the 112th U.S. Open with a score of one over par.
REUTERS/Matt SullivanTiger Woods of the U.S. chips to the seventh green during a practice round for the 2012 U.S. Open golf championship on the Lake Course at the Olympic Club in San Francisco

Tiger has his “game face” set for U.S. Open at Olympic

Tiger Woods has not won a major title in four long years…

REUTERS/Matt SullivanTiger Woods of the U.S. chips to the seventh green during a practice round for the 2012 U.S. Open golf championship on the Lake Course at the Olympic Club in San Francisco