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Crime

Kurt Busch's ex-girlfriend weeps at abuse hearing

Kurt Busch's ex-girlfriend weeps at abuse hearingThe hearing related to a protective order filed by Kurt Busch's ex-girlfriend has begun Tuesday in Kent County (Del.) Family Court.
  • Crime
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Kurt Busch to appear at hearing on protective order

Kurt Busch to appear at hearing on protective orderNASCAR driver Kurt Busch is scheduled to appear at court on Tuesday for a hearing related to a protective order filed by his ex-girlfriend.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Charlotte Motor Speedway removing 41,000 seats

Charlotte Motor Speedway removing 41,000 seatsCharlotte Motor Speedway is demolishing 41,000 seats at a time when NASCAR attendance is lower than in years past.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Getting to know Jimmie Johnson, off the track

Getting to know Jimmie Johnson, off the trackJimmie Johnson sat down for an exclusive and candid conversation with NBC Charlotte where nothing was off limits.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Motorsports

Cribs, Caves and Cars: A car collection for NASCAR and movie fans

Cribs, Caves and Cars: A car collection for NASCAR and movie fansCribs, Caves and Cars: A car collection of new and old
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Motorsports

Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championship

Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championshipHarvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championship
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

NASCAR chairman Brian France: No action slated against Kurt Busch

NASCAR chairman Brian France: No action slated against Kurt BuschNASCAR chairman Brian France said no disciplinary action would be taken against Kurt Busch despite a call for his suspension Friday.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Motorsports

Newman's late pass dooms Gordon at Phoenix

Newman's late pass dooms Gordon at PhoenixNewman's late pass dooms Gordon at Phoenix
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
NASCAR

Kurt Busch investigated for domestic abuse

Kurt Busch investigated for domestic abuseNASCAR's Kurt Busch is under investigation following allegations of domestic abuse.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
NASCAR

USA Today: NASCAR fights to stay relevant and loses

USA Today: NASCAR fights to stay relevant and losesRecent fights are a blatant attempt to boost ratings and keep the blood-thirsty portion of its fan base happy, NASCAR is in the process of losing its mind.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Motorsports

NASCAR penalizes 6 Hendrick crew members for fight

NASCAR penalizes 6 Hendrick crew members for fightNASCAR penalizes 6 Hendrick crew members for fight
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
NASCAR

NASCAR fines crew chiefs, not drivers

NASCAR fines crew chiefs, not driversNASCAR determined none of the drivers involved in Sunday's post-race melee at Texas Motor Speedway deserved punishment for their roles.
  • NASCAR
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Motorsports

Gordon fights with Keselowski in big Texas melee

Gordon fights with Keselowski in big Texas meleeGordon fights with Keselowski in big Texas melee
  • Motorsports
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
NASCAR

Martin Truex Jr., girlfriend in fight of their lives

Martin Truex Jr., girlfriend in fight of their livesThe pre-race kiss, a staple of the last moments between a race car driver and significant other before the green flag drops, was especially poignant in the bright Talladega Superspeedway sunshine this month for driver Martin Truex Jr. and his long-time girlfriend,...
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months ago
NASCAR

Jimmie Johnson could see writing on the wall in Chase elimination

Jimmie Johnson could see writing on the wall in Chase eliminationThere was a good reason Johnson was in a good mood despite being eliminated from the Chase for the Sprint Cup with four races remaining in the season.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
NASCAR

Danica Patrick went to bat for boyfriend at Talladega

Danica Patrick went to bat for boyfriend at TalladegaMissing last week's Sprint Cup race was rough on Ricky Stenhouse Jr. It might have been harder on his girlfriend.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
NASCAR

Earnhardt helps UPMC raise concussion awareness

Earnhardt helps UPMC raise concussion awarenessDale Earnhardt Jr. knew immediately something was wrong during a 2012 crash at Talladega, where his car was hit hard from behind.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
NASCAR

Rockingham Speedway to be sold

Rockingham Speedway to be soldIf you have a couple million dollars and want to own a piece of NASCAR history, wait a few months.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
NASCAR

Michael Waltrip's unusual double duty

Michael Waltrip's unusual double dutyMichael Waltrip was walking through Los Angeles International Airport recently when an elderly woman stopped in her tracks and pointed.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Jimmie Johnson: Win or go home

Jimmie Johnson: Win or go homeThe pattern has become all too familiar for those who often futilely chase Jimmie Johnson. Johnson and his No. 48 team, led by robotic crew chief Chad Knaus, show up at a race track, dominate practice, qualify in the top 10 and win the race or vigorously compete for...
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Motorsports

Dale Earnhardt Jr.: 'Going to Talladega to try to win'

Dale Earnhardt Jr.: 'Going to Talladega to try to win'Dale Earnhardt Jr.: 'Going to Talladega to try to win'
  • Motorsports
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

NASCAR fines Keselowski, Stewart, puts them on probation

NASCAR fines Keselowski, Stewart, puts them on probationNASCAR issued modest penalties for Saturday night's fracas after the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, issuing fines to Brad Keselowski and Tony Stewart.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Keseloski, NASCAR drivers react to the fight

Keseloski, NASCAR drivers react to the fightWith just one race remaining until four drivers are eliminated from the Chase, tensions were running high Saturday night in Charlotte.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Busch lands in hot water before Charlotte race

Busch lands in hot water before Charlotte raceThe water was hot — the sort of water Kurt Busch often visits.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Kevin Harvick wins at Charlotte, advances in Chase

Kevin Harvick wins at Charlotte, advances in ChaseKevin Harvick pulled away from Jeff Gordon on the final restart in a green-white-checkered finish after Brian Vickers' crash with seven laps remaining brought out the race's final caution.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Matt Kenseth, Brad Keselowski fight after Charlotte race

Matt Kenseth, Brad Keselowski fight after Charlotte raceThe tension and frustration of NASCAR's playoffs spilled over into post-race contact on the track.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
NASCAR

Jimmie Johnson smacks wall in final Charlotte practice

Jimmie Johnson smacks wall in final Charlotte practiceIf practice counts much – and there's some debate in those circles -- the rich got richer in Friday's practice rounds for Saturday
  • NASCAR
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago