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2009-12-20 13:07:00

LE CHAUX-DE-FONDS, Switzerland, Dec. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- TAG Heuer confirms today that it will continue its relationship with Golf No. 1 Tiger Woods but will respect his desire of privacy by modifying his role in the coming months' marketing programs. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091220/NY29010 ) Tiger Woods became a TAG Heuer brand ambassador in 2002. The relationship between the leader in prestigious sports watches and chronographs since 1860 and Golf virtuoso Tiger...

2009-12-09 10:48:00

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Naughty America has come across some interesting information to add to the Tiger Wood's scandal regarding a recent entry into Woods' partners. Holly Sampson, a star in the adult entertainment industry was recently added to the list of women that Tiger Woods has been associated with and Naughty America has evidence of Holly Sampson admitting to the alleged association. In May 2009 Holly Sampson was a featured guest on Naughty America's talk show Live with...

2009-12-08 16:15:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Professor Vincent Presti, CEO of I Wanna Be On, Inc., the pioneering social research network for celebrity-seekers, is closely following the recent media "scrutiny" of Tiger Woods and his celebrity golfer image. "Events surrounding Tiger's personal life are tragic on so many levels," according to Professor Presti, "but they contain an invaluable lesson for how a celebrity should brand an image that contains sufficient elasticity for these types of personal...

2009-12-03 16:07:00

DALLAS, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Media relations expert David Margulies says publicists and pundits making the TV talk show rounds are giving golfer Tiger Woods the worst possible advice as he deals with his current crisis. Margulies, who handled international media relations for Oprah Winfrey during her trial in Amarillo, says Woods is doing a good job in a difficult situation. "The first step in crisis management is to assess who can have the most negative impact on you as an individual...

2009-10-19 11:57:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- A sold-out crowd of more than 700 guests enjoyed tasty cuisine by Chef Tim Love and an intimate musical performance by Sheryl Crow as Tiger Woods hosted the exciting fifth annual Block Party on Saturday, October 17 at the Grove of Anaheim. The concert event raised approximately $500,000 for the Tiger Woods Learning Center (TWLC), a one-of-a-kind, 35,000-square-foot youth-education facility located in Anaheim, Calif. The exclusive VIP...

2009-10-02 12:53:23

Professional golfer Tiger Woods has become the first athlete ever to reach the $1 billion mark in career earnings, Forbes Magazine reported. The periodical said Woods cracked the plateau by winning the $10 million bonus at last week's PGA Tour Championship at Atlanta. Woods, 33, has been the world's highest-paid athlete since 2002, despite the loss of his endorsement package for General Motors' Buick division. He makes $3 million in appearances fees outside the united States. Forbes estimated...

2009-09-13 19:08:20

Tiger Woods won the 71st title of his PGA career Sunday -- an eight-shot victory in the BMW Championship in Illinois. Woods, who led by seven going into the final round, shot a 3-under-par 68 for an overall score of 19-under 265. Jim Furyk (66) and Marc Leishman (69) tied for second at 273. Sean O'Hair (66) was fourth. The title was Woods's sixth of 2009 and fifth in the BMW event. Woods, 33, is two wins behind Jack Nicklaus for the No. 2 spot on the PGA Tour career victory list. Nicklaus...

2009-08-11 12:40:55

Tiger Woods, getting ready for this week's PGA Championship in Minnesota, said Tuesday he won't have to pay for criticizing an official last week. I've heard from the tour. There's no fine, Woods said during a news conference. Woods had faulted rules official John Paramor for putting him and fellow golfer Padraig Harrington on a time clock for being out of position during final round of the Bridgestone Invitational Sunday. Woods won the event. Woods didn't back down from his criticism. I...

2009-08-02 19:00:00

Tiger Woods shot a 3-under-par 69, finished at 20-under 268 and won his third Buick Open and 69th career title Sunday at Warwick Hills in Grand Blanc, Mich. The win was the fourth of the season for Woods and came two weeks after he missed the cut at the British Open. The world's top-ranked golfer, who led going into the final round, won by three shots over Roland Thatcher (64), Greg Chalmers (68) and John Senden (70). The victory marked the 16th straight tournament Woods has won after holding...

2009-07-31 20:02:03

John Senden took the lead at the Buick Open Friday and Tiger Woods rushed into contention by shooting his lowest round in two years. Senden posted a 6-under 66 at the Warwick Hills Country Club for a 36-hole total of 14-under 130. Michael Letzig was alone in second at 132 after shooting a 65. Vaughn Taylor and Bill Lunde shared third place at 133. Woods appeared to be in danger of missing a second straight 36-hole cut, something he has never done in his record-setting career. He said after...

Latest Woods Reference Libraries

2009-04-23 12:34:28

Granville T. Woods was an African American inventor. He was born in Columbus, Ohio on April 23, 1856 and died in New York on January 30, 1910. Woods devoted his life to discovering new ways of improving an array of things specific to the railroad industry. More than a dozen devices to improve electric railway cars were invented by Woods, as well as many more for controlling the flow of electricity. One of his most notable inventions was a system for advising the train engineer of how close...

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