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1 hr ago | NewsOK.com

Houston races dropped from IndyCar slate in 2015

IndyCar ran a doubleheader race at the NRG Park track for the past two years. Scheduling conflicts prompted the change, IndyCar president Mark Miles says.

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5 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

First Slice 8/29/14: Same-sex marriages in Georgia would contribute...

First Slice 8/29/14: Same-sex marriages in Georgia would contribute $80 million to state economy, says new study According to a new study by the UCLA school of law, allowing same-sex marriage in Georgia would inject nearly $80 million into the state's economy and create nearly 1,000 jobs.

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12 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Predicting the First 4 Drivers Who Will Be Eliminated from 2014 Sprint Cup Chase

For the first time in its 11-year history, this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup will have three elimination rounds through the course of the 10-race playoff.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

WSJV-TV South Bend

Indiana University student found dead at sorority house

FOX59 has confirmed with IU spokesman Mark Land the student was found dead at 8 p.m. No foul play is suspected.

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Motorsport.com

2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup: The future of NASCAR competition

Unlike some traditionalists out there, I am thoroughly excited for the next reincarnation of the Chase for the Sprint Cup.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

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Local TV Station KTVZ

IndyCar to race in New Orleans in 2015

The IndyCar Series committed to adding the Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, La., to its 2015 schedule.

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Paddock Talk

2014 Bowmanville: Gray Gaulding NASCAR Truck Race Preview

Quick Facts: Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race: 14 of 22 -August 31st, 2014 Driver: Gray Gaulding Truck: No.20 Gemini Southern Chevrolet Silverado Owner's Point Standings: 15th Track: Canadian Tire Motorsports Park Race: Chevrolet Silverado 250 Distance: 64 Laps / 157.37 Miles On Track Activity in Canada begins on Saturday with back to ... (more)

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BleacherReport

Why NASCAR's New Elimination Format Will Bring More Excitement to the Chase

Let's face it, some folks just don't like change. They're going to rip on it or at least roundly question it no matter what.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

MLive.com

Spirit of America blood drive returns to Michigan International Speedway

MIS has partnered with Michigan Blood to host the annual Spirit of America Blood drive Thursday, Sept.

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Detroit Free Press

NASCAR: 12 Questions with Clint Bowyer

Clint Bowyer, driver of the #15 5-hour Energy Toyota, looks on during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Lebanon Democrat

Kyle Busch breathes fire into NASCAR championship chase

Anyone who follows NASCAR knows the deal: Kyle is infamous for his occasional in-race meltdowns while older brother Kurt tends to get into trouble with his post-race spats.

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The Washington Post

Kenseth likes title chances despite lack of wins

Matt Kenseth was a five-time winner this time last year and an established championship threat.

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The Miami Herald

Nascar - Sprint Cup - Oral-B Usa 500 Preview

Harvick 1-37, J. Gordon 38-54, Ky. Busch 55-62, Harvick 63, Harvick 1-37, J. Gordon 38-54, Ky.

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Stock Car Spin

Power Rankings - Atlanta Motor Speedway - Fantasy Insider

Aug 22, 2014; Bristol, TN, USA; NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kurt Busch sits in his car before practice for the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Roadracing World

NGM Mobile Forward Racing: Colin Edwards Will Be At Silverstone, But Will He Be Racing?

Editorial Note: Colin Edwards told Roadracingworld.com at Indianapolis Motor Speedway that he would be doing wild card rides for NGM Mobile Forward Racing in the second half of the 2014 season, including the races at Silverstone and Valencia.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

WMUR-TV Manchester

NHMS announces July, Sept. 2015 NASCAR weekends

The 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup schedule features some major and minor date changes for several tracks.

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KFVS12

NASCAR's Kenseth behind anti-bullying kids' book

Maine Gov. Paul LePage sometimes can't help mouthing off, once telling the NAACP to "kiss my butt," calling the IRS "the new Gestapo" and saying he wouldn't be afraid to tell President Barack Obama to "go... Maine Gov. Paul LePage sometimes can't help mouthing off, once telling the Portland chapter of the NAACP to "kiss my butt," calling the IRS ... (more)

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WBIR-TV Knoxville

Darlington Raceway gets Labor Day back in 2015

Darlington Raceway will return to its traditional Labor Day weekend date next season in one of the few significant changes to NASCAR's 2015 Sprint Cup Series schedule.

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WTKA-AM Ann Arbor

Matt Kenseth Remains Positive with Two Races Left Before Chase

The 2003 Sprint Cup champion has nine top-five finishes this season and could get into the chase for the championship without a win, but first he has to get past Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend.

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