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Hughes birdies last 2 holes to catch Detry in Mississippi

Sep. 30, 2022 20:10 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mackenzie Hughes thought he had a chance to be picked for the Presidents Cup because of his putting. The strength of his game helped carry him to a 9-under 63 on Friday and a share of the lead in the Sanderson Farms Championship. Hughes birdied his last two...

Spieth, Thomas combo unbeatable in Presidents Cup team play

Sep. 24, 2022 19:35 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Justin Thomas could only shake his head in disbelief and chuckle as Jordan Spieth’s chip from the short side of the green Saturday rolled into the cup on No. 15, helping the duo to a record-tying fourth straight team win this week at the Presidents Cup. As...

Fiery Horschel thrives in first Presidents Cup match for US

Sep. 23, 2022 20:17 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Billy Horschel raced over to Max Homa on the 18th green and chest-bumped his playing partner after Homa’s birdie putt gave the United States a 1-up victory over the International team at the Presidents Cup and a commanding 8-2 lead after the second day of play. ...

US builds 4-1 lead over Internationals in Presidents Cup

Sep. 22, 2022 20:33 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — American red numbers filled the electronic scoreboards Thursday in the Presidents Cup, an outcome that surprised no one for these one-sided matches. “Somebody came on the radio and said, ‘Yeah, but we’re 1 up in three matches and those can flip real...

Newcomers Young, Homa help US take Presidents Cup lead

Sep. 22, 2022 20:20 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cameron Young didn’t flinch in his first Presidents Cup. Neither did Max Homa. They are among the new blood on the United States team and they made the most of their opportunities on Thursday in alternate-shot play, earning points to help the...

Loomis Fargo defendants owe as much as they stole in 1997

Sep. 12, 2022 00:03 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — During one overnight shift, a bumbling conspiracy of thieves just west of Charlotte stole more than $17 million from Loomis Fargo. Paying the money back has taken a lot longer, and time is running out for the U.S. government to collect. Turns...

Mayfield downplays loss, looks forward to 'next 16 games'

Sep. 11, 2022 19:17 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Baker Mayfield was disappointed, not distraught, after the Carolina Panthers’ 26-24 season-opening loss to the Cleveland Browns. Mayfield came up short Sunday in game that was billed as the “Baker Bowl” — his ultimate shot at revenge against the team...

Story of NC woman ‘adopted’ at 43 is now a movie

Aug. 29, 2022 00:09 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jenna MacFarlane and Steve Kesler are laughing out loud at the memory — of the day Steve turned down Oprah. It was January 2007. Jenna, Steve and his wife, Karen, had just wrapped an interview with Juju Chang that aired on “Good Morning America,” which...

Akindele lifts Orlando City to 2-1 victory over Charlotte

Aug. 21, 2022 21:29 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tesho Akindele scored his first goal of the season and it came in the 89th minute off his own deflected shot to send Orlando City SC to a 2-1 victory over Charlotte FC on Sunday. Neither team scored until Ercan Kara connected for his team-high eighth goal of...

NC sheriff: Suspect killed, law enforcement officer wounded

Aug. 05, 2022 15:29 PM EDT

CLEMMONS, N.C. (AP) — A man wanted on a murder charge was killed and a law enforcement officer was wounded in an exchange of gunfire Friday, officials in North Carolina said. The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, Charlotte-Mecklenberg Police Department, State Bureau of...