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27 min ago | GantDaily.com

Tony Stewart to skip third NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

Detroit, MI, United States - Tony Stewart will miss his third consecutive NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race as he perhaps has yet to mentally recover from the Aug. 9 incident that caused the death of driver Kevin Ward Jr. The 20-year-old Ward was killed after he stepped out of his sprint car during a race in upstate New York and was struck by the right ... (more)

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7 hrs ago | AutoWeek

Lori Johns: The case that nearly killed racing

It has been 25 years since NHRA dragster Lori Johns field a lawsuit against a fellow driver over an accident that left her severely injured.

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14 hrs ago | World Magazine

Human Race

James Barney Jr., a 9-year-old Floridian, made international news after he wrestled a 400-pound alligator-and won.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

WECT-TV Wilmington

Latest North Carolina sports

While he's not quite ready to name starters, Panthers coach Ron Rivera is pleased with how his offensive line has progressed following an offseason of change.

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Washington Times

Auto Racing Package: Auto Racing Glance

Schedule: Friday, practice , qualifying ; Saturday, race, 7:30 p.m. . Fast facts: Tony Stewart is expected to miss his third straight race since striking and killing Kevin Ward Jr. in a sprint car race in Canandaigua, New York.

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WKRN

Former Vanderbilt guard Kedren Johnson Memphis bound

Former Tennessee Titan Tim Shaw announced in a video Tuesday that he was recently diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

KCTV5

W. Michigan football team puts fmr. player's disabled son in endzone

The San Francisco Giants have won their protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a rain-shortened game the Chicago Cubs thought they had won.

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Yahoo!

Ukrainian fighter plane shot down as clashes kill dozens

Separatists have shot down a Ukrainian fighter plane amid fighting between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian government forces in the eastern part of the country, a Ukrainian military spokesman said Sunday.

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KTMF

Tony Stewart skipping Bristol after Ward's death

Jeff Burton prepares to qualify for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Burlington Times News

Swerving to avoid future track tragedies

Angry confrontations between drivers are a common component of motorsports - and popular among fans who like to see passion from their racing heroes.

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WTLV

Joe Gibbs: Tony Stewart is "a racer's racer"

Joe Gibbs: Tony Stewart is "a racer's racer" Joe Gibbs is waiting for Tony Stewart to emerge from seclusion to reach out to his former driver.

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WPLR

Chaz and AJ Podcasts - 8/19/14

NASCAR star and CT native Joey Logano calls in to comment on the Tony Stewart situation and to tell us about a fun event next month at On Track Karting in Wallingford.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Tony Stewart silence heightens roar of criticism

Pure Michigan 400: Jeff Gordon Aug 17, 2014; Brooklyn, MI, USA; NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Jeff Gordon celebrates in victory lane after winning the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Column: Grief gives no timetable on Stewart return

None of those studies offer a clean timetable on when the roller coaster of emotion will come to a stop.

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Sporting News

There's still a place for emotion, driver confrontation in NASCAR

When NASCAR announced Friday that it was tightening its rules to restrict angry drivers from exiting their cars and immediately going after another driver, it sparked two immediate reactions.

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Alabama Live

Tony Stewart's fatal incident leads to redoubling of safety message at Flomaton's dirt...

FLOMATON, Alabama - Micha McCall, the operations director for Flomaton Speedway, started Saturday night's drivers meeting with a direct message to those about to strap into late models, street stocks, pure stocks, tuners and vintage racers: "Stay in your car."

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Gleason's Sporting World: Best, worst of times for social media

Points to ponder while wondering if the past couple weeks officially brought out the best and worst of social media.

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Examiner.com

Tony Stewart skips NASCAR race at Michigan

Tony Stewart isn't racing in Michigan. This is the second NASCAR Sprint Cup race he has chosen to skip.

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KCRG

Hawkeye Downs Joins Rule-Change Movement After Stewart Incident

Late Model cars make their way past a safety crew on the back stretch during their heat race at Hawkeye Downs on Friday night in Cedar Rapids.

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Centre Daily Times

More than 520 people have died in U.S. auto racing in past 25 years

Friends and family mourn the loss of Kevin Ward during his funeral service at South Lewis Central School in Turin Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.

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