• Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the 13th hole during the second round of the Quicken Loans National golf tournament at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Va., Friday, July 31, 2015.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

    Woods in contention at Quicken Loans after a 5-under 66

    GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods showed a rare flash of anger on a mostly stress-free day when his second shot on the eighth hole failed to clear a massive fairway bunker. The best he could do was to squeeze it onto the front of the green.

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  • Tiger Woods hits out of the sand on the first hole during the first round of the Quicken Loans National Golf tournament at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Va., Thursday, July 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

    Woods gets hot after bad start, shoots 68 at Quicken Loans

    GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole at the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. No matter — he still pull-hooked it into the gallery, hit his second shot into a greenside bunker and lipped out a 5-footer for par before slamming his putter against his bag.

  • Va. Tech to sell beer, wine in club seats at football games

    BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — For the first time, a subset of Virginia Tech fans will be able to buy a beer while watching a football game at Lane Stadium.

  • Correction: Earns-TowneBank story

    PORTSMOUTH, Virginia (AP) — In a story July 24 about TowneBank earnings — generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research — The Associated Press reported erroneously the company’s headquarters location. It is based in Portsmouth, Virginia.

  • Justin Rose, of England, speaks to the media prior to his play during the pro-am for the Quicken Loans National Golf tournament at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Va., Wednesday, July 29, 2015.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

    Past success lures Rose back to Quicken Loans National

    GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Most of the world’s top players are skipping the Quicken Loans National. Justin Rose wouldn’t miss it — even if he weren’t the defending champion.