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New Goodyear blimp will fly soon
At the tender age of 14, the "Spirit of Goodyear" airship took its final aerial coverage at the Daytona 500 race Feb. 23 at Daytona International Speedway.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
Hope remains for bill on Speedway TALLAHASSEE a " The campaign to shift ...
The campaign to shift $2 million a year in state sales tax revenue to Daytona International Speedway is back, pacing through state Senate committees but running under caution in the state House.
Keselowski sweeps Las Vegas as Earnhardt Jr. runs out of gas
As Dale Earnhardt Jr. ran out of fuel on the final lap, Brad Keselowski passed him to win Sunday's Kobalt 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
2014 KOBALT 400 qualifying: Rough day at LVMS for JGR
None of the three Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Camrys made the final round of qualifying for Sunday's KOBALT 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway , as Kyle Busch led the crew with a disappointing 20th starting position.
Diversity at Phoenix International Raceway shows a different image of Arizona
The week of February 23, there were protests in front of the State Capitol, deriding late night jokes, and fear among hospitality leaders, until Wednesday, when Arizona Governor Brewer vetoed State Bill 1062.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Las Vegas Sun
Fator, Cannon, Vergara, Stevens, boxing
Super-welterweight boxers Canelo Alvarez and Alfredo Angulo face off during a news conference Thursday, March 6, 2014, at MGM Grand.
Stock Car Spin
NASCAR Nationwide Series at Las Vegas: entry list
The NASCAR Nationwide Series heads to Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend for the third race of the 2014 race season - Saturday's Boyd Gaming 300.
Detroit Free Press
Mike Brudenell: Kurt Busch the latest driver to attempt racing in NASCAR, IndyCar on same day
In mountain climbing, it would be akin to conquering Mt. Everest and then taking a crack shortly after at K2.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Jeb Burton Secures Ride for Martinsville
Truck Series driver Jeb Burton of Halifax announced Thursday he has secured a ride for race two of the season, the Kroger 250, at Martinsville Speedway.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Huffington Post
New York Mayor Bill De Blasio Drops Lawsuit Over Anti-Profiling Law
Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City will stop challenging a law making it easier to bring racial profiling cases against police.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Kurt Busch to attempt Indianapolis 500, Coke 600 'double'
Kurt Busch will become only the fourth driver to try racing's famed "Double" -- driving the Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600 on the same day.
The Kansas City Star
Kurt Busch to try Indy 500-Coca Cola 600 double
While legislatures debate whether to implement the Common Core State Standards. the beast that is troubling practitioners is the obligation to somehow test students, not on so much content as before but on the harder-to-measure ability to think.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Sports shorts: Rye's Drummond ties Smith College mark
Smith College senior forward Rosa Drummond tied Phoebe Jacob for the top spot on the school's career scoring leaderboard with 1,441 points Sunday, but top-seeded Smith was upended by sixth-seeded Springfield, 51-43, in the title game of the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference championship.
The First Reid: Stewart-Haas Racing doubters spoke too soon
Those who were writing the epitaph for Stewart-Haas Racing, even before the 2014 season began, can stop engraving the tombstone.
Nick Goepper skis at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
A measure designed to cut down on the number of high school concussions has won approval from the Indiana House.
Captain Thunder's NASCAR News
Kyle Petty Charity Ride Hits 20-year Mark
The Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America announced today the course for its 20thAnniversary Ride.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Why Austin Dillon Should Put His Rough 2014 Daytona 500 in the Past
Sure, he sat on the pole and brought back the legendary No. 3 to Sprint Cup competition, but Dillon didn't have nearly as good a finish at the end of the race as he did at its start.
The Big Lead
Kyle Busch's Skittles Helmet Has Already Won Today's NASCAR Race in Phoenix
Kyle Busch is wearing a flashy Skittles helmet for today's race at Phoenix International Raceway, aptly known as The Profit on CNBC 500.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Rain drenches Phoenix for first time in 2 months
Oakland Athletics fan Shane Straw, of Sacramento, Calif., swings at a plastic ball under heavy clouds while waiting for the start of a spring training baseball game between the Athletics and the Texas Rangers Saturday, March 1, 2014, in Phoenix.
Keselowski grabs pole in 'knockout' qualifying
Brad Keselowski has earned the pole at Phoenix International Raceway after making it through NASCAR 's new knockout-style qualifying Friday.