Rory McIlroy set a new scoring mark after two rounds of the US Open. His 11-under-par score has Rory McIlroy as the leader at midway through the US Open.
Father's Day gifts may generate a little more boost to the economy this year. Americans will spend an average $106.49, slightly according to a survey by the National Retail Federation. That would be the largest amount in at least eight years. Sure, you can always buy a power tool. In these tough times, however, dads might appreciate something that's equal parts flair and frugal. Here are five unusual Father’s Day gifts for less than $25, which could make June 19 especially memorable.
Flag Day doesn't cause many Americans to buy the Stars and Stripes. But other unique events beyond Flag Day are boosting flag sales in 2011.
Looking for a good book for a Father's Day gift? Here are a handful of recommendations that run the gamut from quality nonfiction to fascinating history to page-turning thrillers.
A young Elvis impersonator strikes a pose during the junior Elvis lookalike contest at the 18th annual Parkes Elvis Festival, in the outback town of Parkes, Australia, in Jan. 2010. Thousands of Elvis fans from across Australia gather in the country town of Parkes on 'The King's' birthday to celebrate his music with a series of parades, singing competitions, and dance events.
Mark Sanford went on a vacation again without telling his lieutenant governor where he was going.
Graeme McDowell isn't a household name by any means. But Sunday's win at the U.S. Open puts him on the map.
Tiger Woods loses another major. After shooting a sizzling 66 on Saturday, Tiger Woods shoots 75 on Sunday.
Father's Day was started 100 years ago in an effort to improve the image of Dads everywhere.
Father's Day was born in 1910. But not until the 1970s did a US president issue a proclamation declaring the third Sunday in June as an official day to honor fathers.