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If you spent this Labor Day weekend enjoying the last days of summer outside with friends and family, here are some stories from the weekend you may have missed.
Driver Tony Stewart looks on in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International on Friday, August 8, in Watkins Glen, New York.
A family is mourning the loss of a one-year-old boy after he was found in the shallow water in West Point Lake.
Jasper Collier, 38, was struck by a suspected drunk driver, Cecily Bryant, in a nearly head on collision.
The cutoff to get into NASCAR's 2014 Chase for The Sprint Cup is looming next week.
Atlanta Motor Speedway's slot in NASCAR's schedule is going from Labor Day weekend to late winter.
Verizon Team Penske driver Will Power kisses the IndyCar World Championship trophy after winning the overall series at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.
After a tight race that saw multiple lead changes and trucks bottling up around every turn, Ryan Blaney took the pivotal checkered flag at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Ontario, Canada.
NASCAR driver Tony Stewart missed three races since he struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. on a dirt track in New York.
On May 6, 2004, Craig Rust, president and general manager of the Nazareth Speedway, said, "Nazareth is not for sale.
Kevin Harvick is on the pole, but Stewart, who starts 12th, is in the spotlight in the NASCAR Sprint Cup series race tonight at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Unbeknownst to many, and a surprise to the constant flow of motorists on the 10 freeway, Roger Penske led the late Les Richter up the Cherry Avenue overpass one day in 1994.
Calgary's Cameron Hayley will realize his life-long dream of racing in NASCAR on Sunday when he participates in the Camping World Truck Series Chevrolet Silverado 50 at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park.
Joe Gibbs Racing driver Matt Kenseth will start fifth Sunday night in the Oral-B 500 Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway .
Will Power, trying to become Australia's first IndyCar season champion, carries the points lead into the final race of the campaign for the fourth time in five years.
Drivers outside the Chase have just two more chances to make it, and their next opportunity will come Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 01:54 am
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