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  1. So far, Kyle Busch has had quite a weekend in IndianapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun

    All that work finally got him back to a pretty cool spot in victory lane - and some ice cold water. After claiming two poles Saturday afternoon, Busch returned to the track and led all but one lap to win his second straight NASCAR Xfinity Series victory at the track by 0.415 seconds over hard-charging Kevin Harvick.

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  2. Stewart leaves out nostalgia as final Brickyard 400 loomsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Times Observer

    Now, as Stewart prepares for his final Brickyard 400, he's brushing aside any talk about nostalgic reflections so he can focus instead on making one more trip to victory lane. "You guys can ask me all about how I'm feeling, thinking, whatever but you're wasting my time and your time," he said before Friday's practice began.

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  3. Mason Massey wins racing title at Atlanta Motor SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mason Massey was one of six drivers that was crowned champion of the Thunder Ring in the season finale of the Thursday Thunder Legends Racing Series at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Thursday night. Will Martin, also a Douglasville native, finished runner-up by 15 points as the 10-week racing series ended after a rain delay.

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  4. Kyle Busch Stays Hot At Indy By Taking Brickyard 400 PoleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    He crashed Tony Stewart's scripted farewell party and pushed Jeff Gordon's comeback bid to the middle of the pack by accomplishing one of his biggest career goals - claiming his first Brickyard 400 pole.

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  5. Reigning champ is fastest to qualifyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    He crashed Tony Stewart's scripted farewell party and pushed Jeff Gordon's comeback bid to the middle of the pack by accomplishing one of his biggest career goals claiming his first Brickyard 400 pole.

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  6. NASCAR notebook: Gordon's return, Stewart's resurgence highlight dramatic weekend in IndyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    It's been on Sprint Cup rookie Chase Elliott, driving like a seasoned pro at 20 years old. It's been on Joey Logano, fulfilling his wealth of talent again at 26. It's been on Kyle Larson, Austin Dillon and Ryan Blaney, forming a wave of young talent in a sport that needs it.

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  7. Smooth water, fun and fellowshipRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Messenger

    This year the Badger Lake Dragon Boat Association will be celebrating 20 years of dragon boating in Fort Dodge on Aug. 12-13. The bash will be held at John F. Kennedy Memorial Park, just north of Fort Dodge .

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  8. NASCAR pushes race time back due to Tour De FranceseriouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    When the remaining stock car fans expect your race to be its usual 1:00 pm EST start time, why change it? While all 17 of the purest cycling fans get their fix of a ceremonial final lap to announce a winner, which oddly takes four hours, the American NASCAR fans will be frantically changing channels wondering where their race went and if it got cancelled like that 'B' in apartment 23. Suddenly there's a tiny bit more drama. Not only because it stands to be the hottest race in Indianapolis history, but if poor weather intervenes, a delay could cause the race to be cancelled.

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  9. Vic's PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    He reportedly cut short a family vacation in France to return behind the wheel. He also has been one of the best NASCAR drivers ever at the Brickyard, with four wins and 11 top 5s in 19 career starts.

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  10. Important info for Brickyard race fansRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Sunday's Crown Royal 400 at the Brickyard promises to be a hot affair--and we're talking both on and off the track. Temperatures are expected to be above 90 degrees with plenty of humidity, making for a sticky, uncomfortable day at the racetrack.

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  11. Kyle Busch takes Brickyard pole, stays hot at IndyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    He crashed Tony Stewart's scripted farewell party and pushed Jeff Gordon's comeback bid to the middle of the pack by accomplishing one of his biggest career goals - claiming his first Brickyard 400 pole. Busch, the defending race winner, had the fastest lap in the third and final round of qualifying, just ahead of Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Carl Edwards.

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  12. TV/radio schedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

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  13. Xfinity Series race results: Kyle Busch wins third consecutive raceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Surprised? Don't be. It's the third consecutive victory for Busch in the second-left NASCAR series.

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  14. Kyle Busch hangs on to win again at IndianapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Sprint Cup race, won the pole for the Xfinity Series race, then led 62 of 63 laps in the Lilly Diabetes 250 for his 83rd NXS win. Paul Menard finished second followed by Kyle Larson and Justin Allgaier - who picked up an extra $100,000 for winning the Dash 4 Cash.

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  15. Brickyard notebook: Jeff Gordon facing 'tall task' challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | UPI

    In all fairness, Gordon has scant experience with the 2016 competition package, a version of which was used on a test basis only at Kentucky and Darlington last year in what was supposed to be Gordon's final season in Sprint Cup. But concussion-like symptoms have forced Dale Earnhardt Jr. out of the No.

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  16. Kyle Busch wins Xfinity Series race and Sprint Cup pole at IndianapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Kyle Busch led all but one lap Saturday to win the NASACAR Xfinity Series race at Indianapolis for the second consecutive year. The 2015 Sprint Cup champion beat Kevin Harvick by 0.415 seconds in the race that went 61 laps instead of the 60 scheduled.

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  17. Stewart: 'We left the pole out there'Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Tony Stewart wrapped up day two of his final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start at Indianapolis Motor Speedway by qualifying third-best for the 40-car field that makes up Sunday's Crown Royal presents the Combat Wounded Coalition 400 at the Brickyard. It will be Stewart's best starting berth at Indy since winning the pole for the annual race at the legendary 2.5-mile track in 2002.

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  18. Sprint Cup: Jeff Gordon readies for the Brickyard in surprising returnRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    One week after Gordon asked his publicist to delay a long-planned announcement that he would drive the pace car before a race he won five times, the four-time Cup champion returned to the 2.5-mile oval as Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s replacement and the top attraction in Sunday's race. "When Rick said to me, 'Are you coming to Indianapolis?' I said, 'Yes, I am.

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  19. For Danica Patrick, reflections on Indianapolis are plentifulRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Back home again in Indiana. Danica Patrick can wax nostalgic about what has become her annual pilgrimage to sacred ground in racing.

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  20. Coler named NHRA vice president of marketing and brand strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | National Dragster

    Meet the Stars of the NHRA Mello Yello Series Read full bios on all the series regulars, including major accomplishments, best runs, hobbies, and more, plus team and driver Twitter account info on the social media page. NitroMall is your one-stop spot for official NHRA merchandise, products from some of the teams of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, and more.

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