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Friday - February 17, 2012

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PEBBLE BEACH, CA - FEBRUARY 16: Dustin Johnson poses with the trophy on th e18th green at Pebble Beach Golf Links after cancellation of the final round of the the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on February 16, 2009 in Pebble Beach, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)  - 

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TODAY'S TOPICS
- Phil Feels It
Looking for back-to-back PGA TOUR wins, Phil Mickelson chipped in for birdie on his final hole of the day to take a one shot lead in the Northern Trust Open. 30 players did not finish Thursday. They'll be out early this morning to complete the 1st round.
- Daly Hurting
John Daly withdrew from the Avantha Masters after hitting a tree root during his 2nd shot on the 9th hole. Daly tweeted his right elbow 'snapped' and posted a picture of his arm in a cast. He will get X-Rays to determine the damage.
- Casey Can't Go
Paul Casey's injured shoulder has not healed enough for him to play in the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. World number 66 George Coetzee will take his place.
- Tseng Shines
World number 1 Yani Tseng eagled her last hole and added 7 more birdies in her 2nd round 65 at the Honda LPGA Thailand.
 
CNBC Business Headlines
- Treasury Secretary Subpoena
- Zurich Leads Most Expensive City List
- USPS Losing Billions of Dollars
- Yelp IPO Set for March
- New Ad Process for Twitter
 
GUEST SCHEDULE
7:12a ET:             Brian Shactman, CNBC Business Report
7:15 & 8:15a ET:  Jason Sobel, GolfChannel.com Senior Writer
7:45a ET:             Brian Harman, 2012 PGA TOUR Rookie
8:30a ET:             Harris English, 2012 PGA TOUR Rookie
 
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TODAY'S MUSIC
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With a Little Help From My Friends - Sgt. Pepper “With a Little Help From My Friends” by The Beatles
Young Americans - Young Americans “Young Americans” by David Bowie
The Voice - Long Distance Voyager “The Voice” by The Moody Blues
 
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