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  1. F1 presenter David Coulthard defends Top Gear Cenotaph stuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Radio Times

    Former Formula 1 driver David Coulthard has defended Top Gear over anger about the Cenotaph stunt, during which Matt LeBlanc and rally driver Ken Block were seen filming the BBC2 show near the Westminster war memorial. Speaking at the Royal Television Society programme awards on Tuesday , Coulthard, who took home the Sports Presenter award, said that there had probably been a cultural misunderstanding.

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  2. David Coulthard defends Top Gear over Cenotaph stuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... of times himself as a resident of Monaco and supported Top Gear's reaction to the stunt that saw Matt LeBlanc and rally driver Ken Block leave tyre marks around the war memorial. He said: "I think it was obviously a mistake and I haven't seen all ...

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  3. Campaign Viral Chart: Adidas' goalkeeping masterclass video most sharedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Brand Republic

    ... diving on the ground and punching balls away. This ad was shared 32,525 times in the last seven days. Professional rally driver Ken Block races around Dubai and tries a series of stunts, some of which are filmed in slow motion in this nine-minute ...

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  4. 'L.A. Law' actor Larry Drake diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | CNN

    Actor Larry Drake, best known for his role as Benny on "L.A. Law," died at his home in Los Angeles on Thursday, March 17, according to his manager Steven Siebert. Drake was 66. Frank Sinatra Jr. , the son of the legendary entertainer who had a long musical career of his own, died Wednesday, said manager Andrea Kauffman.

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  5. SMASH the Stigma! Charity Pop Punk Show THE recent death of extreme...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Hampshire Chronicle

    THE recent death of extreme sports hero Dave Mirra has prompted a Hampshire chef/ businessman to stage a fund-raising concert this weekend called 'Smash the Stigma'. The event at The Talking Heads, Southampton on Saturday night brings together pop punk bands Better Than Never, Sad Blood, G'Day , and Warning.

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  6. Tommy Rustad Leads Albatec Euro RX ChargeRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Reigning FIA European Rallycross Champion Tommy Rustad will spearhead the Dumfries team's Euro RX campaign in 2016. The Norwegian ace joins the team aboard an HTB-backed two litre, 16v Peugeot 208 RX Supercar as he bids to retain his crown.

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  7. Benny from 'L.A. Law' diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | CNN

    Actor Larry Drake, best known for his role as Benny on "L.A. Law," died at his home in Los Angeles on Thursday, March 17, according to his manager Steven Siebert. Drake was 66. Frank Sinatra Jr. , the son of the legendary entertainer who had a long musical career of his own, died Wednesday, said manager Andrea Kauffman.

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  8. Steve Coogan points at 'finger-waggers' over Top Gear stunt around CenotaphRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Hampshire Chronicle

    The comic actor said the British were a nation of "finger-waggers" who were enjoying the chance to be outraged about the incident, which involved presenter Matt LeBlanc and rally driver Ken Block doing "doughnuts" around the war memorial in London's Whitehall. He added: "I mean there is a point to it but I think people do like to get, I mean the British especially, we do like to get really angry about things don't we? "It was probably inappropriate but I think people love to go, 'How dare you'.

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  9. Before telling police officers what to do, take a walk in their shoes: LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | LA Daily News

    ... I will riot to prevent your opinion from being expressed. So say the ignorant folks who forced the Donald Trump rally to be canceled due to safety concerns. Our democracy is based on vigorous debate on all sides of an issue, not by tunnel-vision ...

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  10. Joey Martin Feek rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | CNN

    Keith Emerson , keyboardist for influential progressive rock group Emerson, Lake & Palmer, died Thursday, March 10, according to the band's official Facebook page. He was 71. Sir George Martin , the music producer whose collaboration with the Beatles helped redraw the boundaries of popular music, died Tuesday, March 8, according to his management company.

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  11. REVIEW: Sebastien Loeb Rally EVORead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | ActionTrip

    When it comes to playing a rally racing title, you must prepare yourself for frustration. Never has there been a genre of racing that can take mistakes so minute and turn them into completely race-defining moments.

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  12. Matt LeBlanc's Top Gear Mustang sped just inches past the CenotaphRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Mail on Sunday

    ... shows very clearly that, seconds after carrying out a handbrake turn in the middle of the road, the Mustang driven by rally driver Ken Block sped inches away from the Cenotaph. The new version of Top Gear, presented by radio DJ Mr Evans and US actor ...

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  13. Top Gear stunt - the plot thickensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... "a respectful distance away" from the Cenotaph, and that it "was all agreed with Westminster council in advance". US rally driver Ken Block drove a 4WD Hoonicorn Mustang through Whitehall, The Mall and Parliament Square, with a helmeted Le Blanc in ...

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  14. Top Gear's Cenotaph stunt took four months to plan and cost taxpayers A 100,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Pressure: Chris Evans leaves the BBC this morning as questions continue over who authorised controversial filming of a rally car 'donutting' near Britain's main war memorials for the new series of Top Gear Latest stunt: Chris Evans apologised after ...

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  15. Top Gear team was 'not given permission to perform stunts on Whitehall'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... council was not aware the car would do anything "but drive down Whitehall", it said in a statement. Matt LeBlanc and rally driver Ken Block filming for the new series of Top Gear at St Paul's Cathedral London (Ron Zaras/Hoonigan Racing) Co-host Matt ...

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  16. Albatec Lines Up French RX Campaign With Philippe MaloigneRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Albatec Racing will return to the French Rallycross Championship in 2016, fielding a two-litre, 16v Peugeot 208 RX Supercar for Super 1600 racer Philippe Maloigne. The Dumfries team contested two rounds of the French series last season, notably winning its first outright international Supercar race in Pont de Ruan with Canal+ F1 presenter Julien Febreau.

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  17. Now Top Gear drags the QUEEN into their stunts as they book a lookalike of Her MajestyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Block's racing team, the Hoonigan Racing Division Block, pictured centre, from California, US, is well known as a rally driver and previously appeared on Top Gear in 2009 with James May Crowds of squaddies gathered outside the barracks to get a ...

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  18. Did George Osborne just tell Chris Evans to 'keep it down' during Top Gear filming?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... on Horseguards Parade. Keep it down please @achrisevans On Saturday, Top Gear host Matt LeBlanc and professional rally driver Ken Block surprised a bride and groom and their wedding guests at St Paul's Cathedral as they motored past, with the former ...

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  19. Ethika | Press Release - Release Of The Pastrana Vintage CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Transworld

    Ethika is excited to announce the release of a new signature collection with global motorsports icon Travis Pastrana. The collection, consisting of five different vintage styles pays tribute to Travis' roots with Ethika and the sport of Motocross.

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  20. LeBlanc 'insults' war heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Fox News

    Actor and Top Gear presenter Matt LeBlanc, left, waves , as he sits with rally driver Ken Block during filming of BBC Top Gear in Westminster, London on Sunday Sunday March 13, 2016. A host of BBC car show "Top Gear" has apologized "unreservedly" for filming stunt driving near Britain's best-known war memorial.

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