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2 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Chase update: Keselowski is whipping up a title in the NASCAR kitchen

Brad Keselowski is hotter than Tabasco sauce and looked sharper than a Wusthof-Trident meat cleaver in the opening round of NASCAR's Chase playoffs at Chicagoland Speedway. The 30-year-old driver won the last regular-season stop at Richmond, then overcame adversity to get the checkered flag in Race 1 of the Chase, which means he will advance to Round 2 of the playoffs.

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6 hrs ago | MLive.com

Ford Drive 4UR Community lets amateurs put the peddle to the meddle...

Aaron Williams traded his 1998 Monte Carlo for a brand new Ford F-150 Tuesday, Sept. 16 at the third annual Ford Drive 4UR Community event hosted by Michigan International Speedway and Brooklyn Ford.

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7 hrs ago | BleacherReport

NASCAR at New Hampshire 2014: Latest NASCAR Team News, Drivers to Watch and More

One spot is secured ahead of the Contender Round, but 11 others are up for grabs. Heading to New Hampshire, every driver outside of Brad was highlighted by a late move on a restart that propelled him to the front.

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8 hrs ago | MLive.com

Bay County woman's lost 1954 class ring, returned to her 60 years later

Maybe, she thought, it was buried underneath the sand at White's Beach in Pinconning following a weeklong graduation celebration. She remembers having parties every night on the beach after commencement ceremonies, but she doesn't remember a moment in time when she realized it was missing.

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12 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

Blanford scores Truck Friday Night Drags victory at AMS

Ed Blanford scored his first Truck division victory of the season during last week's Friday Night Drags at Atlanta Motor Speedway. / Photo: Tom Francisco/Speedpics.net HAMPTON, GA - Bragging rights were on the line at the pit lane drag strip in week 1 of the Fall Stamped of O'Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags and Show 'N' Shine at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Robbery victim speaks out for other residents

The victim, who asked to be identified only as Katherine, said an armed man attacked her as she got out of an SUV near I-70 and Post Road. He surprised her in her driveway and threatened to shoot her before wrestling the woman for her purse.

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KFVS12

Tony Stewart racetrack death case headed to grand jury

By MAE ANDERSON The Associated Press Major sponsors including Anheuser-Busch are adding to the chorus of disapproval over the National Football League's recent actions but the companies are... By MAE ANDERSON The Associated Press Major sponsors including Anheuser-Busch are adding to the chorus of disapproval over the National Football League's recent scandals, but the companies are stopping... Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed says he has talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks after a racially charged email prompted owner Bruce Levenson to announce he's selling the team.

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Vancouver Sun

Grand jury to decide whether NASCAR star Tony Stewart will face charges in fatal crash

Rick Hansen welcomed The Countess of Wessex to the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Sunday for a tour showcasing ground-breaking innovations in spinal cord injury care and research. Sir Elton, now 67, was in fine vocal form, belting out the words with a thunderous tone matching the way he hammered the keys on his Yamaha grand piano.

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Stock Car Spin

Chase score card: leaving Chicagoland Speedway

Sep 14, 2014; Joliet, IL, USA; NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Brad Keselowski places his name sticker into the next bracket of the chase grid during the MYAFIBSTORY.COM 400 at Chicagoland Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports Brad Keselowski headed into the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup as the points leader.

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Paddock Talk

Hankook Tire Driver Fredric Aasbo Brings Home A First Place Victory...

Hankook Tire driver Fredric Aasbo brought home a first place victory this past weekend at Formula Drift Round 6: Showdown at Texas Motor Speedway, his second victory of the season. Aasbo was accompanied on the podium by Hankook Tire driver Forrest Wang who rounded out the weekend's racing with a third place finish.

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Motorsport.com

On the record: Ambrose, Penske, Johnson

Marcos Ambrose has always been clear about one thing - he thoroughly enjoyed his time racing in the U.S., but he has always said that his home is Australia, and that he intended to return while he was still young enough to race. Earlier this week, his plan came together as he announced his resignation from Richard Petty Motorsports and the NASCAR Sprint Cup series, to return home to compete once again in the Australian V8 Supercars Championship.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Motorsport.com

BK Racing scores top 30 with Cole Whitt at Chicagoland

Cole Whitt led his BK Racing teammates to the checkered flag as he brought home a 30th-place finish in the No. 26 Iowa City Capital Partners Toyota Camry at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., on Sunday afternoon.

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Knoxville News Sentinel

Short stay at NASCAR's party for AJ and Almirola

AJ Allmendinger and Aric Almirola were the underdogs of the Chase, the two drivers nobody thought could win the Sprint Cup championship. They knew it, too, when they arrived in Chicago and for the first time in their careers were allowed behind NASCAR's velvet rope.

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Examiner.com

The fast and the furious pays back

There are just some people that realize that they are able to do what they do because of the service that others provide for our country. NASCAR favorite, Richard Petty , just happens to one of the people to realize that he gets to drive fast and furious for our delight because of people like Ray Gross of Michigan City, Indiana.

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Paddock Talk

2014 Chicagoland: Kyle Larson NASCAR Nationwide Race Recap

Making his fourth-career NASCAR Nationwide Series start at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday afternoon, Kyle Larson came up just short of the win, crossing the finish line in second position while scoring his career-best finish at the 1.5-mile track. With ColgateA Enamel Health TM aboard the No.

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National Speed Sport News

TMS Dirt Championship Is All Bergman's

Seth Bergman, driver of the No. 23 ASCS sprint car, leads in the Lucas Oil ASCS feature event at the Port-A-Cool U.S. National Dirt Track Championship at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Matt Kenseth spins his tires as Chase for the Sprint Cup kicks off

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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Washington Times

Penske to field V8 Supercar team for Ambrose

Team Penske said Sunday night it has partnered with Dick Johnson Racing to form a V8 Supercar team that Marcos Ambrose will drive for in 2015. "We believe in building our businesses through racing and our success on the track," team owner Roger Penske said.

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Star-Telegram.com

Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

Keselowski used a three-wide pass of Kyle Larson and Kevin Harvick at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday to win the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. The victory automatically advances Keselowski into the second round of the 10-race Chase, which will eliminate four drivers every third race under NASCAR's new format.

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Paddock Talk

2014 Chicagoland: Johnny Sauter NASCAR Truck Race Recap

Johnny Sauter, driver of the No. 98 Nextant Aerospace/Curb Records Toyota Tundra, didn't have the night he envisioned in the rain-delayed Lucas Oil 225 at Chicagoland Speedway.

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