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2 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington
The suspect in the shooting of two Pennsylvania state troopers is a sharpshooting survivalist who specifically targeted cops and was out for mass mu... -- The U.S. military conducted five more airstrikes against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria targets in Iraq, U.S. Central Command said Tuesday.Tw... -- Scotch drinkers might want to brace themselves if Scots vote to secede from the United Kingdom and, consequently, the European Union Thursday.Among the likely ou... -- The doctor who was the first U.S. Ebola patient to be treated in America testified before a congressional committee Tuesday recalling the horror and "humiliation"... -- Jerry Seinfeld was planning a special project with Joan Rivers.Before her Sept.
7 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said he made the decision to present the case to a grand jury after reviewing evidence collected by county sheriff's investigators.
7 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee
In this July 5, 2014, file photo, provided by Empire Super Sprints, Inc., shows sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr., posed in victory lane at the Fulton Speedway in Fulton, N.Y. A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of Ward at a sprint car race in upstate New York, Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo announced Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.
7 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun
Rick Hansen welcomed The Countess of Wessex to the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Sunday for a tour showcasing ground-breaking innovations in spinal cord injury care and research. Sir Elton, now 67, was in fine vocal form, belting out the words with a thunderous tone matching the way he hammered the keys on his Yamaha grand piano.
11 hrs ago | MotorAuthority
Leading NASCAR team owner and businessman Roger Penske has confirmed plans to enter Australia's awesome V8 Supercars touring car series , starting from the 2015 season. Penske has secured a controlling 51 percent stake in existing V8 Supercars team Dick Johnson Racing , and will compete under the DJR Team Penske banner.
15 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
NASCAR driver and team owner Michael Waltrip tackled a new kind of competition Monday - ABC's "Dancing With the Stars." NASCAR team owner and part-time driver Michael Waltrip, a two-time Daytona 500 winner, is participating in "Dancing with the Stars" on ABC-TV.
Cole Whitt led his BK Racing teammates to the checkered flag as he brought home a 30th-place finish in the No. 26 Iowa City Capital Partners Toyota Camry at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., on Sunday afternoon.
Hankook Tire driver Fredric Aasbo brought home a first place victory this past weekend at Formula Drift Round 6: Showdown at Texas Motor Speedway, his second victory of the season. Aasbo was accompanied on the podium by Hankook Tire driver Forrest Wang who rounded out the weekend's racing with a third place finish.
The sponsorship will encompass seven select NASCAR Sprint Cup, NASCAR Nationwide Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and NASCAR Whelan Euro Series races ending in a major announcement from WRIT in Homestead Miami during championship weekend. "Through our partnership with RWR and team, we will drive brand awareness across North America and Europe to gain broad exposure to millions of racing fans through NASCAR's spectator experience, national TV distribution, and the social media campaigns surrounding the racing events leading up to and through championship weekend.
The class of 2014 inductees to the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame boasts one of the most successful dirt track campaigners in the state's history, a historic driver turned car builder, a veteran wheelman who ruled the short tracks and competed in NASCAR, a legendary Super Modified driver and a legendary pioneer drag racer. With fans packing the grandstands, the five new inductees into the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame were announced Saturday night on the front stretch of the historic, high banked half-mile Gresham Motorsports Park in Jefferson, Ga., as the speedway hosted Georgia Racing Hall of Fame night as part of a big night of racing at the famed speedplant.
Richard Petty Motorsports announced in a news release that Marcos Ambrose will not return as the driver of the #9 Ford for the 2015 season. Shrouded in speculation, since mid-May, Ambrose would join Roger Penske as Penske prepared to enter the V8 Supercar Series in Australia, was no longer a mystery as it turned into a reality with the announcement made by RPM Saturday morning at Chicagoland.
When he was a kid with grand plans to become a NASCAR driver someday, Kyle Larson dressed up as Jeff Gordon when his family went to watch the races at Sonoma. In the last few laps of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship opener, Larson found himself racing the real-life version nose to nose down the stretch at Chicagoland Speedway.
14, 2014. . Jeff Gordon drives past Marcos Ambrose and Jamie McMurray during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept.
A faulty sparkplug slowed the No. 88 Chevy's progress for Sunday's Sprint Cup race at Chicagoland Speedway.
Brian Johnson, 27 of Quinlan, and Tiffany Chu, 25, of Richardson were killed when their motorcycle slammed into a guardrail in the 3000 block of Interstate 635 at 2:13 a.m.. Jose Tarin, 23, was killed when the motorcycle he was driving hit a vehicle in the 11000 block of northbound Interstate 35W at 12:50 a.m. Josh Cain, 21, of Bedford, was killed when he hit an SUV on Pipeline Road about 10 p.m..
Formula DRIFT PRO 2 continued the season at Texas Motor Speedway with the third of four rounds of competition. Brandon Wicknick in the Driftmotion D-Spare Nissan 2JZ S13 takes the victory.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 05:18 pm
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