May 31, 2016

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10 things to know, Monday, Feb. 22

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. Suspect in fatal Michigan shootings expected in court Authorities are looking into a report that Jason Dalton picked up at least one fare for the Uber ride-hailing service between killings. 2. Which echoes linger on in Mideast Read More…

Daytona 500: Denny Hamlin edges Martin Truex Jr. by inches in race’s closest finish ever

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — When he was in second grade, Denny Hamlin wrote a letter to himself wishing for a Daytona 500 victory. His childlike cursive stated he wanted to win the race in 1998. Hamlin had to wait considerably longer, just not as long as team owner Joe Gibbs. With a Hail Mary move Read More…

NASCAR: New rules package this season promises more excitement for drivers, fans

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Jeff Gordon will be in the booth and Tony Stewart in a bed when the NASCAR season begins. Neither NASCAR star will be in a car when Daytona International Speedway opens today for preparations for the Feb. 21 season-opening Daytona 500. Gordon, arguably NASCAR’s biggest star, retired at the end of Read More…

Crash on last lap of Nationwide race sends car into fence at Daytona, injuring 33 fans

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — At least 33 fans were injured Saturday during a NASCAR race when a car flew into the fence at Daytona International Speedway, hurling a tire and large pieces of debris into the stands. The accident happened on the last lap of the second-tier Nationwide Series race on the eve of today’s Read More…