Golfing legend Arnold Palmer, 87, dies

Palmer rose from a blue-collar background to become part of the sport’s royalty – he was colloquially known on the PGA tour as “The King” – and frequent playing partner of U.S. presidents. He left an indelible mark on the world of golf in the form of nearly 300 signature – designed courses, and Arnold Palmer Enterprises, which handled his endorsements and other ventures, helped make Palmer the first golfer to make his name a worldwide franchise.

Debate winner will be the one who doesn’t screw up

The lesson is that the candidate who “wins” a presidential debate is not necessarily the better debater – it’s the one who avoids saying something their opponent can seize on to make voters question their fitness for the Oval Office.

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Former homeless man vows to pay it forward

Matthew Brewster, 27, of Fresno, recently received furnishings and housewares from Wings Advocacy Fresno, which helps former homeless people furnish their apartments. He says it has helped make his new apartment into a home.
Silvia Flores The Fresno Bee
Former homeless man vows to pay it forward 1:39

Former homeless man vows to pay it forward

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Summerset Village's first-day hearing highlights

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood talk about touring as a married couple 2:16

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood talk about touring as a married couple

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood talk about the things money can buy 1:14

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood talk about the things money can buy