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Power Rangers actor charged with paycheck protection fraud

May. 20, 2022 18:48 PM EDT

PLANO, Texas (AP) — The actor who played Red Power Ranger in the “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers” films and television series has been charged with wire fraud conspiracy relating to the federal Paycheck Protection Program, officials said. Jason Lawrence Geiger, 47, of McKinney,...

Lee holds off Spieth, wins again at low-scoring Byron Nelson

May. 15, 2022 20:15 PM EDT

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — K.H. Lee ran across the fairway to try to get a better view of the key shot in his second consecutive victory in the Byron Nelson. The South Korean must have known it would be close, same as the low-scoring drama around him that included hometown favorite...

Muñoz keeps Byron Nelson lead with local star Spieth 1 back

May. 14, 2022 19:18 PM EDT

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Sebastián Muñoz will be the “other” local guy in the final pairing of the final round of the Byron Nelson. It's cool by the Colombian who now calls the Dallas area home and has at least shared the lead after all three rounds. Muñoz shot...

Palmer shoots 62, joins lead at low-scoring Byron Nelson

May. 13, 2022 19:50 PM EDT

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Jordan Spieth thought the course for his hometown Byron Nelson would play more difficult after yielding more birdies in its debut than any other tournament on the PGA Tour last season. The three-time major winner says he couldn't have been more wrong, and is...

Munoz shoots 60 at Byron Nelson, record 2nd this season

May. 12, 2022 20:41 PM EDT

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Sebastian Munoz was standing in the middle of the fairway on the 18th hole thinking about his shot at a 59 in the first round of the Byron Nelson. After missing the green, he became the first player in PGA Tour history with two rounds of 60 in the same season. ...

Masters champ Scheffler joins Spieth as Nelson hometown star

May. 11, 2022 21:22 PM EDT

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Jordan Spieth remembers coming to his hometown Byron Nelson a few weeks after winning the Masters for his first major seven years ago. Now the three-time major champion will get to watch Scottie Scheffler do the same thing Thursday in their first-round...

Westwood, Poulter mum over PGA Tour's stance on Saudi league

May. 11, 2022 19:01 PM EDT

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Lee Westwood and Ian Poulter didn't want to talk about the PGA Tour's decision to deny releases to members who asked to play in the first of a series of Saudi-funded tournaments next month in England. Tour loyalists were happy to weigh in at the Byron Nelson...

USC assistant football coach Dave Nichol dies at 45

Mar. 25, 2022 20:27 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California assistant football coach Dave Nichol died Friday in McKinney, Texas. He was 45. A person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press that Nichol had cancer. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the cause of death...