Posts Tagged Phoenix

A sluggish start for Tiger Woods in Phoenix

Tiger Woods hits out of the rough on the 11th hole during the first round of the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Four holes into his first tournament of the year, Tiger Woods already was 4-over par and 10 shots out of the lead in the Phoenix Open.

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Some businesses stay clear of using Super Bowl name

So as not to infringe on the NFL Super Bowl name trademark, all non-rights holders have to use different wording to promote any Super Bowl activity like this Whole Foods grocery store where diners enjoy a meal near promotional signs for "the big game" Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — It is the game that must not be named — at least not without permission.

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Woods stumbles with chipping in return to golf

Tiger Woods hits out of the rough on the 11th hole during the first round of the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tiger Woods helped attract a record, raucous crowd to the Phoenix Open on Thursday, the first big event in a week that concludes with the Super Bowl.

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AP Explains: Super Bowl stadium full of unique features

FILE- In this Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, file photo, with the grass field tray outside, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Black Hawk helicopter circles above University of Phoenix Stadium, site of the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, during a security demonstration for the media in Glendale, Ariz.  With a retractable roof and field that can been wheeled out into the sunlight, the stadium is unlike any other stadium in the world. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — With its retractable roof and moveable field, University of Phoenix Stadium is unlike any stadium anywhere.

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Desert stars: Celebs converge on Phoenix for Super Bowl 49

In this Jan. 11, 2015 file photo, presenter Kevin Hart poses in the press room at the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Hart will be providing commentary on the skills, or lack thereof, of people playing Electronic Arts’ popular Madden 15 video game at the  Madden Bowl.  EA will take over a block of downtown Scottsdale, Ariz., for a party that will include performances by Nelly and Florida Georgia Line, and Hart hosting Madden matches between NFL players. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

PHOENIX (AP) — The desert is great for stargazing, and that will certainly be the case as the Super Bowl takes over Phoenix and its suburbs.

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