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Eternal Driver Paul Menard Retires From NASCAR While Controversial Upstart DiBenedetto Takes His Place

NASCAR fans today were not at all prepared for the news bomb that Wood Brothers Racing was about to drop on the racing world: driver Paul Menard will be ending his 4,000-year career in NASCAR and retiring at the end of the 2019 se...

Eternal Driver Paul Menard Retires From NASCAR While Controversial Upstart DiBenedetto Takes His Place

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NASCAR surprise: Matt DiBenedetto will drive for Wood Brothers in 2020 as Paul Menard steps away Menard, who will step away from full-time competition at the end of the season, recommended DiBenedetto, telling his team owners to "Get Matt."       ...
15:32, 09/10/2019

Paul Menard retiring, Wood Brothers hires DiBenedetto Paul Menard will retire at the end of the season and Wood Brothers Racing has hired Matt DiBenedetto to replace him in the iconic No. 21 Ford       ...
09:00, 09/10/2019

NASCAR driver Matt DiBenedetto lost almost 10 pounds during a single Cup Series race Drivers regularly remind people why they're athletes, what kind of shape they need to be in to race and the toll a race can take on their bodies.       ...
17:00, 07/23/2019

DiBenedetto fails to secure Leavine NASCAR Cup seat for 2020 Despite "fighting" for his place, Matt DiBenedetto has failed to secure a Leavine Family Racing NASCAR Cup Series drive next year in what he described as "devastating news"...
08:32, 08/15/2019

NASCAR notebook: DiBenedetto shines with career-best result at Sonoma SONOMA, Calif. - In the last 11 laps of Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway, Matt DiBenedetto passed seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson for fifth place and 2014 Champion Kevin Harvick for fourth....
23:16, 06/23/2019

NASCAR teams "idiots" if DiBenedetto doesn't get 2020 seat - Hamlin NASCAR Cup Series team owners would be "idiots" not to sign Matt DiBenedetto, according to Bristol winner Denny Hamlin - one of several frontrunners backing the axed Leavine Family racer...
14:48, 08/19/2019

Denny Hamlin chases down Matt DiBenedetto at Bristol, apologizes to soon-to-be-rideless driver Pole-sitter Denny Hamlin halts upset bid of Matt DiBenedetto, who was told this week that Leavine Family Racing won't bring him back next season.       ...
02:32, 08/18/2019

Pacman Jones retires after controversial NFL career Adam “Pac-Man” Jones’ career was long and filled with controversy. And now, it is over. Jones announced his retirement on Friday after a 12-year career. The infamous cornerback ends his NFL tenure with one All-Pro appearance and one seaso...
17:48, 05/24/2019

A NASCAR Driver on Why You Have to Cheat to Win If you’ve followed NASCAR for any amount of time, you’ll know that the sport has a bit of a problem with cheating. It’s as much a part of NASCAR as milk is to the Indy 500. But driver Clint Bowyers is now claiming that the new rules basically require...
12:16, 05/31/2019

Take the experienced driver in NASCAR showdown in Sonoma The NASCAR series will wind its way through the heart of wine country, as the world’s best racers will negotiate the very challenging Sonoma Raceway. This annual stop at Sonoma will be a bit different this year due to the track configuration. Not sin...
17:00, 06/23/2019

NASCAR StatWatch: Alex Bowman's three straight second-place finishes In each of the past three weeks, Alex Bowman has finished as runner-up -- behind Chase Elliott at Talladega, Martin Truex Jr. at Dover and Brad Keselowski at Kansas....
13:48, 05/15/2019

Hendrick now has best cars in NASCAR Cup - Penske driver Keselowski Hendrick Motorsports now has the best cars in the NASCAR Cup Series field, despite having only won once in the 2019 season, reckons Penske's Brad Keselowski...
09:00, 05/24/2019

NASCAR driver throws punches after end of All-Star Race CONCORD, N.C. — Clint Bowyer had a lot more to say to Ryan Newman after the checkered flag flew at the NASCAR All-Star Race. He made sure his fists sent that message. Bowyer rushed Newman’s car after the cool-down lap, frantically trying to lan...
04:48, 05/19/2019

Erik Jones becomes first driver disqualified from a NASCAR Cup race Joe Gibbs Racing driver Erik Jones has become the first person to be disqualified from a NASCAR Cup race under the series' new crackdown on rules infringements...
07:32, 09/22/2019

Toyota driver Hamlin comes from two laps down for Bristol NASCAR win Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin recovered from being two laps down to beat Leavine Family Racing's Matt DiBenedetto in the NASCAR Cup race at Bristol....
03:00, 08/18/2019

Jimmie Johnson's last-gasp battle for 2019 NASCAR Cup playoff place Seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson is on the cusp of missing the playoffs title shootout for the first time in his career, with just two races until the cut-off...
16:32, 08/30/2019

NASCAR Driver Wrecks Another Under Caution, Basically Gets Free Weekend Off The rain-delayed NASCAR Truck Series race at Iowa Speedway on Sunday was kind of a mess, in that the driver who crossed the finish line first didn’t win and that one driver in the field, Johnny Sauter, got so mad at another that he wrecked him under ...
22:16, 06/19/2019

Investigators reveal cause of ex-NASCAR driver Earnhardt's plane crash Collapsed landing gear caused the plane carrying ex-NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr and his family to crash off the runway before bursting into flames, says the National Transportation Safety Board...
03:00, 08/18/2019

Look: Woman wins lottery using her favorite NASCAR driver numbers A Virginia woman's favorite NASCAR drivers turned out to be winners at the same time when she used their numbers on a lottery ticket and won a $100,000 jackpot....
15:16, 05/24/2019

Xfinity driver Haley stuns to win NASCAR Daytona in third Cup start Xfinity regular Justin Haley claimed a shock victory in at Daytona in just his third NASCAR Cup Series start, after the race was truncated by stormy weather that wrong-footed Kurt Busch...
18:48, 07/07/2019

NASCAR Delayed Reviving Sonoma's Carousel Because It Needed a Place to Store Its Junk The carousel turn at Sonoma Raceway is, like a carousel at the carnival, a nice feature that makes everyone smile. Also like the kind at a carnival, the carousel is highly trafficked—by racing series, track-day schools and more. But NASCAR stopped us...
08:48, 06/24/2019

Former NASCAR champion driver Mike Stefanik dies in plane crash at 61 Mike Stefanik, a nine-time champion between NASCAR's Whelen Modified and K&N Pro Series East series, has died in a plane crash. He was 61.       ...
09:48, 09/16/2019

Former NASCAR driver Earnhardt Jr. ‘safe’ after plane crash in Tennessee: sister The NASCAR television analyst and former driver's sister, Kelley Earnhardt Miller, tweeted that "everyone is safe and has been taken to the hospital for further evaluation."...
16:32, 08/15/2019

17-year-old NASCAR driver discusses her meteoric rise and dealing with Twitter haters Hailie Deegan, the soon-to-be 18-year-old NASCAR driver, talked about her racing goals and funny social media personality.       ...
04:16, 07/15/2019

Controlled Substance Charges Dismissed Against Suspended NASCAR Truck Series Driver After he was pulled over for an improper lane change this month and his vehicle was searched, New York State Police charged NASCAR Truck Series driver Tyler Dippel with criminal possession of a controlled substance, leading to a NASCAR suspension tha...
03:00, 08/29/2019

NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace breaks down in tears discussing struggles on and off track NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace acknowledged going through some tough times before breaking down in tears during a media session at Kansas Speedway.        ...
22:48, 05/10/2019

NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin working toward playing future PGA Tour events Hamlin said golfing on one of the tours is something he'd love to experience but not until he is truly able to compete at the level of the pros.        ...
16:48, 05/12/2019

NASCAR Takes Away a Victory for the First Time in Decades In NASCAR, teams know they have to cheat to win, and do. But NASCAR decided to reel in its “culture” of cheating this year by throwing out a long-established mindset of not revoking wins from cheating race cars, and for the first time in decades, it ...
14:32, 06/17/2019

Chastain takes NASCAR Truck race at Iowa Speedway NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Ross Chastain cruised to a win in the NASCAR Truck Series race on Sunday at Iowa Speedway, his second victory of 2019. Chastain led the final 141 laps to clinch his second win in four races — but his first since he switched his ch...
11:48, 06/16/2019

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02:32, 05/09/2019

Hamilton takes controversial win in Canada after Vettel penalty Lewis Hamilton won the Canadian Grand Prix for Mercedes in controversial fashion on Sunday after Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel crossed the finish line first but was handed a five-second penalty....
13:16, 06/09/2019

Get to know the cast of 'Racing Wives', from Samantha Busch to an aspiring NASCAR driver The housewives-style reality show highlights the lives of NASCAR families, particularly drivers' significant others like Samantha and Ashley Busch.       ...
14:48, 08/02/2019

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20:16, 08/19/2019

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12:00, 05/09/2019

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16:00, 06/09/2019

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15:16, 06/04/2019

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04:48, 06/20/2019

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17:32, 09/12/2019

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12:32, 08/26/2019

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15:00, 09/16/2019

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14:16, 08/01/2019

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02:00, 07/05/2019

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Sainz takes three-place grid drop for Canadian GP after Albon block McLaren Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz Jr will be demoted three places on the Canadian Grand Prix grid for impeding Alex Albon during Montreal qualifying...
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18:32, 08/13/2019

India independence day celebration takes place under strict security in Kashmir Drones and helicopters fly above heavily fortified cricket stadium as Indian flag unfurledA ceremony in Kashmir to mark India’s independence day had been held under strict security inside a heavily fortified cricket stadium while residents remained u...
23:32, 08/15/2019

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04:48, 09/05/2019

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05:48, 07/18/2019

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20:16, 05/11/2019

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09:16, 06/06/2019

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18:48, 09/03/2019

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08:32, 09/12/2019

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22:00, 07/17/2019

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04:32, 09/17/2019

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14:48, 05/21/2019

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16:16, 05/09/2019

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11:00, 07/06/2019

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06:48, 05/24/2019

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09:32, 05/16/2019

Doom Eternal Comes Out In November--Here's A New Look Bethesda revealed the sequel to the 2016 Doom at last year’s E3. Doom Eternal got more stage time this year, and a release date: November 22, 2019....
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The eternal spiral of justice Stornelli relied on illicit espionage for information picked up by thugs like Marcelo D’Alessio, who collaborated with organic and inorganic AFI agents, and had access to information provided by foreign intelligence agencies, including those tied to ...
06:00, 05/04/2019

Let’s Remember Some Guys: When Paul Heyman Was Paul E. Dangerously Paul Heyman is known today as the advocate for WWE wrestler Brock Lesnar, but about 30 years ago he was Paul E. Dangerously—named, as Heyman says in a WWE DVD, because he looked like Michael Keaton’s character in the 1984 film Johnny Dangerously....
11:16, 07/29/2019

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12:48, 07/17/2019

Airbus is one of the most powerful companies in aviation. Here's a closer look at its rise from upstart to industry titan. Airbus On May 29, 2019, Airbus celebrated its 50th birthday. In the five decades since its founding, Airbus has developed from a fledgling upstart to one of the industry's titans. Over the past 20 years, the commercial aviation industry has come to ...
17:16, 05/30/2019

Shaving upstart Harry's is selling for $1.37 billion to the company that owns Schick razors Edgewell Personal Care, the owner of Schick and Wilkinson razor brands, plans to buy U.S.-based shaving startup Harry's for $1.37 billion in a cash-and-stock deal....
08:00, 05/09/2019

US Open: Serena Williams survives upstart American Caty McNally in three sets Serena Williams advances to the round of 32 by holding off a 17-year-old who wasn't born when Williams won her first US Open, in 1999.       ...
01:00, 08/29/2019

Upstart Jamaican Women's World Cup team filled with American-born talent The Jamaican women’s soccer team was thrust into the spotlight Sunday, holding their own against one of the best squads in the world in Brazil during their first-ever Women’s World Cup match....
09:16, 06/10/2019

Djimon Hounsou will quietly take Brian Tyree Henry's place in A Quiet Place Part II Back in June there were numerous reports that Atlanta star/perennial joy Brian Tyree Henry was in talks (whispers?) to join the Quiet Place sequel alongside Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe, Milicent Simmons and Cillian Murphy. But that, of course, was prior t...
11:32, 08/13/2019

I Played Doom Eternal on a Chromebook There’s a lot we still don’t know about Google’s forthcoming streaming game service Stadia, and we won’t know some of it until it’s available in the wild. But in a controlled demo of Stadia at E3, I was treated to a solid experience, as well as some ...
17:00, 06/11/2019

Here's how battle mode will work in Doom Eternal id Software has revealed further details on how the upcoming Doom Eternal's multiplayer battle mode will work.During the QuakeCon 2019 livestream, id Software explained how battle mode will pack in "tonnes of drama" - much like Doom Eternal&apos...
14:00, 07/26/2019

'Doom Eternal' is guns, gore and sophistication The 2016 remake of Doom reinvigorated the series. It added new gameplay quirks and systems that rewarded your aggression as humanity's savior, the slayer. Depending on how you maneuvered and ended the lives of demons and other threats, you'...
10:00, 06/14/2019

'Like the centre of a wheel': the eternal influence of Joy Division Forty years after their debut album, the Manchester band continue to influence not just music, but graphic design, literature, film and more. Moby, the Killers, Jon Savage and others explain whyI initially saw Joy Division when they were known as War...
03:32, 06/18/2019

The Odessa Catacombs: Lost in Eternal Darkness Ukraine. A vast country that prides itself on a history rich with heroes and artists. A nation whose foundations stand on centuries of struggle and fighting for independence.  ...
17:16, 08/19/2019

Buried in a hoodie, indie upstart Brie Larson offers a guitar cover of Ariana Grande Perhaps you haven’t heard of rising indie artist Brie Larson, but she likes to cover songs on her guitar while swaddled in a big black hoodie. New to the music scene, Larson posts her covers to Instagram in the most chill way possible, hoping to one ...
14:16, 05/06/2019

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16:00, 05/15/2019

Eternal summer: highlights from London fashion week men's From Martine Rose and her EU flags to Iceberg incorporating Loony Tunes, the designers and collections that piqued our interest at the spring/summer 2020 London menswear shows are all here Continue reading......
10:00, 06/12/2019

'DOOM Eternal' lands November 22nd with a new take on multiplayer DOOM Eternal, the latest installment in gory, frantic, demon slaying will land on November 22nd this year. Bethesda's E3 keynote showed snippets of the Doom Slayer's latest jaunt, which the publisher says will go "across dimensions" to hea...
09:00, 06/10/2019

Doom Eternal interview — aiming to surpass expectations Doom Eternal is one of the more exciting sequels in delevopment. The Doom reboot of 2016 shocked a lot of people, including me, with its quality. Doom seemed like old news. Now it’s maybe the best single-player first-person shooter series out t...
11:00, 06/10/2019

IndyCar Driver's Withdrawal from Ovals Raises Larger Questions About Driver Safety On the cusp of IndyCar’s second oval race of the season at Texas Motor Speedway, Carlin driver Max Chilton has stepped down. He’s not retiring, not yet—but he’s just not comfortable competing in the last four oval races of the 2019 season....
20:00, 06/04/2019

Hope springs eternal in Palermo for Cristina’s biggest fans Huge crowd braves downpour as Cristina Fernández de Kirchner charms her devotees with appearance at the BA Book Fair – but she remains tight-lipped about a potential run for president....
15:00, 05/10/2019

Trump talks of 'eternal friendship' with UK as he is honoured with state banquet Donald Trump paid tribute to the "eternal friendship" between the US and UK as he was honoured with a state banquet at Buckingham Palace alongside the Queen....
16:00, 06/03/2019

The Acropolis: Eternal City in the Sky Remains as a Legacy to the Golden Age of Athens The Acropolis of Athens is the most famous of the many acropolises from ancient Greece. The Acropolis we know today was initially constructed in the 5th century BC under Pericles ...
15:48, 08/03/2019

‘Doom Eternal’ multiplayer trailer highlights strategic gameplay Id Software and Bethesda breathed new life into Doom with their 2016 entry into the gory FPS series, but fell short when it came to the game's multiplayer mode. "There was not a lot of Doom in our multiplayer in 2016, and players noticed that," ...
15:32, 08/14/2019

Eric Cantona speech: humans 'will become eternal' – unless crime or war intervene Former star baffles audience at the Uefa Champions League draw by quoting from King Lear, before concluding: ‘I love football’Given previous form, perhaps it should be no surprise that Eric Cantona has again prompted bafflement with a philosophical m...
21:32, 08/29/2019

DOOM Eternal gameplay world premiere: Devil horns in the air—literally If your workplace has rules that restrict images of virtual blood and gore, consider this your last warning: DOOM Eternal only looks more gruesome from here on out. [credit: id Software ...
23:16, 06/09/2019

Felicity Huffman Reflects On Her ''Eternal Shame'' in Tearful Sentencing Speech Felicity Huffman is facing the consequences of her actions. On Friday, the mother-of-two was sentenced to 14 days in prison, plus supervised release for one year, 250 hours of community......
02:01, 09/14/2019

15 Years After Its Birth, AfroPunk Brooklyn Remains a Source of Eternal Inspiration AfroPunk Festival descended onto Commodore Barry Park for yet another year, and damn was it fun—beautiful, and in case you were worried, yes, it’s still black as hell....
01:32, 08/28/2019

Stadia’s E3 Doom Eternal demo made me a cloud gaming believer These images were taken from an earlier, local Doom Eternal demo, but give you an idea of the kind of fast-paced action that looks and plays just fine on Stadia. LOS ANGELES—Since Google's Project Stream beta ...
06:16, 06/13/2019

The glaciers of Iceland seemed eternal. Now a country mourns their loss | Andri Snær Magnason My grandparents mapped these giants of the landscape. A plaque will mark the spot where the first was lost to the climate crisisHow do you write a eulogy for a glacier? Think about it. How would you go about that, having grown up with glaciers as a g...
00:16, 08/14/2019

CUNY professor claims he was unfairly fired after telling committee to ‘burn in eternal fires’ A highly-educated CUNY economics professor claims he was wrongly fired because he was rude. When Associate Professor Caf Dowlah, a Fulbright Scholar with three advanced degrees, was denied a promotion to a full-time teaching slot last year, he blamed...
19:16, 06/08/2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda must choose: Hamilton or The Good Place? in this The Good Place: The Podcast exclusive As we patiently wait for the fourth and final round of shenanigans from our beloved Soul Squad (formerly Team Cockroach), the good people over at The Good Place: The Podcast are using the downtime to chat with some of the show’s more famous admirers....
18:32, 06/21/2019

Calling the French ‘turds’ shows Boris Johnson is the eternal spoilt 15-year-old | Stephen Moss The would-be prime minister’s racist vulgarity is childish – and reveals the nostalgia for empire that underpinned BrexitIf you were seeking to be positive about the likely premiership of Boris Johnson – which is absolutely not my intention – you mig...
10:48, 06/28/2019

Guy who kinda looks like Adam Driver recreates Adam Driver photos, asks only for sandwich in return What we’ve got here is a guy named Ben Schifano, who looks, eh, kinda like Adam Driver. Schifano, sensing an opportunity in the Force, has used this passing resemblance to recreate photos of Driver in the hopes of earning himself a sandwich. These ph...
14:00, 07/25/2019

LeBron James' agent Rich Paul pans so-called 'Rich Paul Rule' hours before NCAA changes it Klutch Sports CEO Rich Paul panned the so-called "Rich Paul Rule" in an op-ed for The Athletic hours before the NCAA amended controversial criteria.       ...
03:32, 08/13/2019

Bethesda, id software unveil 'Doom Eternal' and cloud gaming tech to speed game streams Bethesda Softworks and id Software have been working on improvements in game software to improve video game streaming services.       ...
23:32, 06/09/2019

Eastern Michigan takes down Big Ten foe Illinois on road, takes home $1 million Illinois agreed to pay Eastern Michigan $1 million for the Eagles to visit Champaign. Eastern Michigan handed the Illini a 34-31 loss in thanks.       ...
23:48, 09/14/2019

Clearing up confusion on payments: If a retailer takes Apple Pay it also takes Google Pay As New York City's MTA adopts contactless payments on some transit lines, people are still confused about who takes Apple, Google and Samsung Pay.        ...
12:16, 05/31/2019

Ashwini Choubey Takes Charge Of Health Ministry; Takes Metro Ride To Work Ashwini Kumar Choubey Tuesday took charge as the Minister of State for Health. He took the metro from his residence to reach Udyog Bhawan station from where he walked down to his office -- Nirman......
05:00, 06/04/2019

Bob Ley retires from ESPN Bob Ley’s break from ESPN will be permanent. Ley, an institution at the network, announced on Wednesday morning that he would be retiring from ESPN. “Across 40 years I have enjoyed a professional journey unimaginable when I joined ESPN in...
08:00, 06/26/2019

WR Matthews retires after seven seasons Two days after being released by the New Orleans Saints, wide receiver Rishard Matthews announced his retirement from the NFL on Instagram on Monday....
18:32, 08/12/2019

QB Josh McCown retires after 16 NFL seasons NEW YORK (AP) — Quarterback Josh McCown has announced he is retiring from playing football after an NFL career that spanned 16 NFL seasons and included stints with 10 teams. McCown, who turns 40 on July 4, writes in a piece for The Players’ Tri...
11:32, 06/17/2019

Djokovic retires against Wawrinka at US Open In an era where men's tennis has been dominated by the "Big 3" of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka can at times be a forgotten man....
19:48, 09/02/2019

Colts QB Andrew Luck retires from the NFL INDIANAPOLIS — Andrew Luck watched one last game from the sideline Saturday. Then he said goodbye to the NFL. The Colts quarterback heard boos as he walked away from the field, then walked to the podium and made the surprise decision official. The of...
22:00, 08/24/2019

Sonnen retires from MMA after loss to Machida Chael Sonnen announced his retirement from MMA on Friday night after he suffered a brutal second-round TKO loss to former UFC champion Lyoto Machida at Bellator 222....
22:32, 06/14/2019

QB Josh McCown retires after 16 NFL seasons Josh McCown was sometimes the starting quarterback, often the backup — and always among the most-respected and well-liked players in whatever locker room he was in....
03:32, 06/18/2019

Rangers great Dan Girardi retires from NHL Longtime Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi announced his retirement Friday after 13 seasons in the NHL. “I would like to thank all my coaches, family, friends and teammates for supporting me throughout my entire hockey career,” Girardi said in a stateme...
12:01, 09/20/2019

Centre College President Retires DANVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) – The president of Centre College plans to retire next year, school officials announced. John Roush announced Friday that he will retire on June 30, 2020, a year after the college’s Bicentennial. Roush has been with...
14:32, 05/24/2019

Ian Callum Retires from Jaguar as One of the GOATs After 20 years as the Director of Design at Jaguar—arguably one of the best carmakers to be Director of Design for—Ian Callum is finally stepping down to pursue his own projects. Callum has proved himself as one of the true greats of automotive desig...
13:00, 06/04/2019

Panthers G Luongo retires after 19 seasons Florida Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo announced his retirement on Wednesday, ending a 19-year career that was one of the longest by a goaltender in NHL history....
13:48, 06/26/2019

3-time NBA champion Livingston retires at 34 Veteran NBA guard Shaun Livingston, who came back from a devastating knee injury early in his career to become one of the league's savviest players, has retired at the age of 34....
16:00, 09/13/2019

It Takes One to Know One: A German TV Star Takes On Bullies Carsten Stahl was once a feared gang leader in Berlin. Now, as a television action hero, he is using his fame and the power of his personal story to combat bullying....
08:32, 08/16/2019

‘I will be a happier man’: Marvin Sordell retires from football at 28 • Sordell: ‘ugly side of football has affected my mental health’• Burton manager, Nigel Clough, pays tribute to retiring forwardThe former England Under-21 striker Marvin Sordell has described football as “a beautiful game with an ugly persona” after...
17:02, 07/26/2019

Former Spain great Xavi retires from soccer at the age of 39 Xavi Hernández will retire from soccer this season, ending a career in which he became one of the best midfielders to ever play for Barcelona and Spain's national team        ...
06:32, 05/03/2019

Sanchez retires, will be ESPN college analyst Mark Sanchez is retiring from the NFL after 10 seasons to join ESPN as a college football analyst. He was the Rose Bowl MVP in 2008, when his Trojans finished No. 3 in the country....
12:32, 07/23/2019

| Ex-Spurs, United forward Berbatov retires Dimitar Berbatov, Bulgaria's joint all-time leading international scorer, says that he was retiring as a player after more than a year without a club....
14:16, 09/19/2019

Gustafsson retires after submission loss to Smith Alexander Gustafsson took off his gloves and left them in the Octagon after losing to Anthony Smith via rear-naked choke submission at 2:38 of the fourth round in the main event of UFC Stockholm....
05:16, 06/02/2019

5-time All-Star Tulowitzki retires after leg injuries Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki says he is retiring from Major League Baseball following injuries that limited him to 13 plate appearances since July 2017       ...
19:48, 07/25/2019

G Ward signs one-day contract with Hurricanes, retires Goaltender Cam Ward signed a one-day contract with the Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday and retired from the team where he spent 13 of his 14 NHL seasons....
16:00, 08/28/2019

Veteran Caps D Orpik retires after 15 seasons Brooks Orpik called it a career Tuesday after 15 bruising NHL seasons in which he established himself as a big-hitting, shutdown defenseman and won the Stanley Cup twice....
07:32, 06/25/2019

The Latest: Sharapova retires from match trailing 5-0 in 3rd Maria Sharapova retired from her first-round match at Wimbledon with a left wrist injury while trailing 5-0 in the third set        ...
10:16, 07/02/2019

Orpik retires after 15 NHL seasons, 2 Stanley Cup titles Brooks Orpik announces retirement after 15 NHL seasons with Penguins and Capitals, two Stanley Cup championships       ...
08:48, 06/25/2019

Double Olympic champion Dahlmeier retires at 25 "Double Olympic biathlon champion Laura Dahlmeier announced her retirement from the sport on Friday after a rollercoaster season that saw her miss out on gold at the world championships."...
07:00, 05/17/2019

Ailing Djokovic retires against Wawrinka at US Open In an era where men's tennis has been dominated by the "Big 3" of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka can at times be a forgotten man....
23:16, 09/02/2019

Goalie Roberto Luongo retires after 19 NHL seasons SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Florida goalie Roberto Luongo has decided to retire after 19 seasons. The 40-year-old Luongo made the announcement Wednesday on his Twitter account. His 489 career victories are third in NHL history behind only Martin Brodeur and...
12:16, 06/26/2019

Former Mets outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis retires Kirk Nieuwenhuis is calling it quits. The former Met, who was playing for manager Wally Backman’s Long Island Ducks, retired on Friday, according to multiple reports. Nieuwenhuis hit .259 with 11 homers and 41 RBIs in 62 games for the Ducks thi...
20:48, 07/12/2019

G Cam Ward signs 1-day contract, retires with Hurricanes Goalie Cam Ward signs 1-day contract with Carolina Hurricanes and is retiring as member of team he helped lead to Stanley Cup       ...
12:00, 08/28/2019

Former Olympic champion Pearson retires from athletics "World and former Olympic champion high hurdler Sally Pearson, Australia\u0027s most successful track athlete of her generation, gave up on her bid for a swansong at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and retired on Tuesday."...
06:16, 08/06/2019

Longtime NFL linebacker NaVorro Bowman retires SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Longtime NFL linebacker NaVorro Bowman has retired. Bowman announced his retirement Tuesday at the headquarters of the San Francisco 49ers. He spent eight-plus seasons in San Francisco after being drafted in the third round...
17:32, 06/04/2019

Troy Tulowitzki Retires After a Brief Comeback in Pinstripes As a shortstop for the Colorado Rockies, Tulowitzki established himself as one of the more dynamic young players in the game, but injuries have cut his career short at age 34....
19:16, 07/25/2019

Spurs' Ginobili retires after 16 years in league "Aug 27 (Reuters) - San Antonio Spurs basketball star Manu Ginobili is retiring after 16 years in the National Basketball Association, the Argentine guard said on Monday."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

American Airlines retires classic MD-80 planes It's the end of an era for American Airlines' Super 80 planes. The carrier flew its last revenue flight of the classic McDonnell Douglas MD-80 Wednesday....
12:16, 09/04/2019

Tony Parker, Former Spurs Star, Retires From NBA Parker, 37, was a six-time N.B.A. All-Star and the Spurs’ point guard during their run of four championships. He was the first European-born finals MVP....
17:00, 06/10/2019

Chiefs backup quarterback EJ Manuel retires from NFL KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback EJ Manuel, who was signed this offseason to compete for a backup job, has decided to retire after four seasons with Buffalo and one season with Oakland. Manuel was the 16th overall pick of the Bills in the 2...
17:16, 05/13/2019

American Airlines retires MD-80 fleet; see the jet through the years American Airlines retired the last of its McDonnell Douglas MD-80 jets with the final passenger flight, American Flight 80, departing Sept. 4.       ...
03:48, 09/05/2019

Malaysia's badminton king Lee Chong Wei retires Malaysia's badminton king Lee Chong Wei, a three-time Olympic silver medalist and former world number one, announced his retirement on Thursday, as prolonged health issues after battling cancer dashed his hopes of a comeback....
09:32, 06/13/2019

Tulowitzki, grateful to live 'my dream,' retires Troy Tulowitzki, whose 223 home runs as a shortstop are seventh-most in MLB history, has announced his retirement at age 34 after 13 seasons with the Rockies, Blue Jays and Yankees....
17:16, 07/25/2019

Smash Pro Retires After Admitting To Relationship With Teenage Competitor Elliot “Ally” Carroza-Oyarce is one of the best Super Smash Bros. Ultimate players in the world, but his career came to an apparent end recently when the 28 year old confirmed allegations that he had been involved in a romantic relationship with a mu...
16:16, 07/08/2019

NJ public employee retires after never missing day of work in 62 years His final day of work last Friday was no different from when Willie Sumlar started on Aug. 12, 1957. “I was trying to get stuff done,” Sumlar said. “You know me, I complete the day.” Sumlar, 84, of Orange, NJ, is so thorough t...
21:01, 07/05/2019

Mark Sanchez retires from NFL for high-profile ESPN job Quarterback Mark Sanchez is putting away his helmet and heading to ABC/ESPN to be a college football analyst, The Post has learned. Sources tell The Post the former Jets quarterback’s main job will be in ABC’s lead college football studio, where he w...
06:32, 07/23/2019

Ex-Islanders goalie Roberto Luongo retires after 19 NHL seasons SUNRISE, Fla. — Florida goalie Roberto Luongo has decided to retire after 19 seasons. The 40-year-old Luongo made the announcement Wednesday on his Twitter account. His 489 career victories are third in NHL history behind only Martin Brodeur and Patr...
15:00, 06/26/2019

Fernando Torres retires from football after 18-year career Spaniard to hold press conference on Sunday‘The time has come to put an end to my career’The former Liverpool and Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has announced his retirement from football. The 35-year-old Spaniard, who has been playing in Japan for ...
01:48, 06/21/2019

Disaster for Djokovic as defending champ retires injured "Novak Djokovic\u0027s U.S. Open title defence came unstuck on Sunday when a nagging shoulder injury forced the world number one to retire from his fourth-round match against Stan Wawrinka, prompting a chorus of boos from the crowd at Flushing Meadow...
06:32, 09/02/2019

Rallying: Ogier retires in Sardinia after hitting a rock World champion Sebastien Ogier retired from the Rally of Italy in Sardinia on Friday after hitting a rock and smashing his Citroen's suspension on the fifth stage....
07:16, 06/14/2019

Rallying: Sordo leads as Ogier retires in Sardinia Spain's Dani Sordo led after the first leg of the Rally of Italy in Sardinia for Hyundai on Friday while Citroen's championship leader Sebastien Ogier hit a rock and retired....
18:00, 06/14/2019

Germany's oldest mayor retires after 56 years in office The end of an era is nigh as a 94-year-old mayor prepares to hand over to his successor. Josef Rüddel has presided over the German village of Windhagen for more than 50 years....
13:16, 05/21/2019

Josh McCown, former Jets quarterback, retires after 16 seasons in NFL Josh McCown's career in the NFL spanned 10 teams and 16 seasons, as the quarterback became a dependable back-up and teacher.       ...
16:48, 06/18/2019

Jared Veldheer abruptly retires after one Patriots practice Not even 10 days after being signed by the Patriots, Jared Veldheer has retired from football. The offensive lineman, age 31, was on the Reserve/Retired List, the Patriots announced Tuesday. No reason has been given for the veteran’s abrupt ret...
11:16, 05/22/2019

WRC title blow for Toyota and Tanak as he retires in Turkey Toyota Gazoo Racing team principal Tommi Makinen says an ECU or fuel-related failure are the most likely reasons for Ott Tanak's retirement from day two of Rally Turkey on Saturday...
06:00, 09/14/2019

Postman Retires After 35 Years, Gets A Hawaiian Surprise From Strangers Longtime mail carrier Floyd Martin retired from his neighborhood route in Marietta, Georgia, on Thursday, which might have called for a handshake or even a cake to send him off....
01:00, 05/25/2019

Arjen Robben retires at 35 after conceding injuries have taken toll • ‘I’m no longer 16 with no idea what injuries can do to you’• Dutchman won 12 titles, including eight at Bayern MunichArjen Robben has retired from football aged 35 following a trophy-laden career at club level and having earned 96 caps for his coun...
16:48, 07/04/2019

Josh McCown, former Jets quarterback, retires after 17 seasons Josh McCown's career in the NFL spanned 10 teams and 17 seasons, as the quarterback became a dependable back-up and teacher.       ...
15:32, 06/17/2019

On This Day: Floyd Mayweather retires after an unfulfilling win against Oscar De La Hoya Floyd Mayweather got the decision over comebacking Golden Boy Oscar De La Hoya and said that was his lot, but Claude Abrams at ringside in 2007 asked: can he really rest on his laurels after this close-run thing? The post On This Day: Floyd Mayweathe...
06:32, 05/05/2019

Williams retires hurt during Rogers Cup final against Andreescu "Serena Williams suffered Rogers Cup final heartache after being forced to retire with a back injury in Toronto, handing the title to Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu."...
12:19, 08/11/2019

Air France-KLM buys smallest Airbus, retires largest Air France-KLM provisionally agreed to order 60 of Airbus's new A220 jets on Tuesday while announcing the retirement of the planemaker's A380 superjumbo from its fleet, in a bid to improve the airline's fuel efficiency and costs....
12:48, 07/30/2019

Former swimming world champion James Magnussen retires SYDNEY (AP) — Two-time swimming world champion James Magnussen said Wednesday he is retiring after winning 15 medals for Australia at major international events over a 10-year career. The 28-year-old Magnussen was affected by shoulder injuries over t...
16:16, 06/04/2019

Andrew Luck of the Colts Retires From the N.F.L. After Spate of Injuries The 29-year-old was the first pick in the 2012 draft and is in the third year of a five-year contract extension that pays him an average of $23.3 million a year....
23:00, 08/24/2019

Boxing champ Lebedev retires after fights fall through Former world cruiserweight boxing champion Denis Lebedev has retired aged 39 after a lengthy and colorful career       ...
06:48, 07/11/2019

Chris Kunitz retires after 15 NHL seasons, four Stanley Cup titles Chris Kunitz retires after winning four Stanley Cup titles in 15 NHL seasons, is joining Chicago Blackhawks' front office as adviser.       ...
19:48, 07/30/2019

Mike DiMuro retires, Chad Whitson becomes fulltime MLB ump Mike DiMuro, among three father-son duos to work home plate in a major league no-hitter, is retiring after two decades as an umpire and is being replaced on the big league staff by Chad Whitson       ...
15:00, 07/18/2019

He built this house: Mr. Hall of Fame retires after 42 years Joe Horrigan ends his 40-plus-year tenure in Canton. Not only did he have a hand in expanding the Pro Football Hall of Fame, he has helped keep football's memories alive....
09:48, 06/01/2019

Editor who called for revival of KKK retires from Alabama newspaper BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The longtime owner and editor of a small Alabama newspaper that called for a revival of the Ku Klux Klan has sold the publication and retired, months after igniting a firestorm with the editorial, the new owner said. Goodloe Sutton...
00:32, 07/12/2019

Equestrian: 'Captain Canada' retires from international showjumping Canadian Ian Millar announced his retirement from international showjumping on Wednesday following an illustrious career during which he set a record by becoming the first athlete in any sport to compete at 10 Olympic Games....
14:00, 05/01/2019

Maria Sharapova retires from Wimbledon first round with yet another injury Maria Sharapova retired for the first time in her grand slam career at Wimbledon but suggested she isn't about to quit the game for good after a series of demoralizing injuries....
17:32, 07/02/2019

Bertens retires from French Open second-round match "Dutch fourth seed Kiki Bertens, one of the pre-tournament favourites, retired due to illness from her second-round match against Slovakian Viktoria Kuzmova on Wednesday."...
10:48, 05/29/2019

Free agent Collison, 31, retires from NBA to focus on faith NEW YORK (AP) — Point guard Darren Collison has decided to retire from the NBA after 10 seasons to focus on being a Jehovah’s Witness. The 31-year-old Collison played for the Indiana Pacers the last two seasons. He told ESPN’s The Undefea...
14:48, 06/29/2019

Williams retires because of injury as Andreescu wins Rogers Bianca Andreescu became the first Canadian to win the Rogers Cup in 50 years when Serena Williams retired because of an injury        ...
21:32, 08/12/2019

Tennis: Barty regroups to win, but Osaka retires with injury Top seed Ash Barty rallied from a set down to make the Cincinnati Masters semi-finals but world number one Naomi Osaka withdrew from her quarter-final with an apparent knee injury on Friday....
17:00, 08/16/2019

Ngata retires as a Raven; Billick also honored by team Haloti Ngata's retires as a Raven, will enter team's Ring of Honor in 2020 after former coach Brian Billick gets in this year        ...
15:16, 05/29/2019

Tennis-Osaka retires at Cincinnati with knee injury World number one Naomi Osaka retired from the Cincinnati Masters with an apparent knee injury on Friday, less than two weeks before the start of her U.S. Open title defence....
17:00, 08/16/2019

Biathlon: Double Olympic champion Dahlmeier retires at 25 Double Olympic biathlon champion Laura Dahlmeier announced her retirement from the sport on Friday after a rollercoaster season that saw her miss out on gold at the world championships....
09:32, 05/17/2019

French basketball hero Tony Parker retires Parker had an illustrious career playing in the NBA, which included four championships. The Belgian-born point guard also starred for the French national team....
17:48, 06/10/2019

Chael Sonnen Retires After Lyoto Machida Kicked His Ass At Bellator 222 It took nearly two rounds of pure domination at the hands of former UFC champion Lyoto Machida for referee Todd Anderson to break up the fight between “The Dragon” and “The American Gangster,” Chael Sonnen....
13:00, 06/15/2019

Buffalo Bills offensive lineman retires over 'fear of the unknown' Buffalo Bills offensive lineman Isaac Asiata announced his retirement Tuesday, citing anxiety and “fear of the unknown” in a heartfelt message posted on social media....
10:48, 07/31/2019

Glencore's head of oil, Alex Beard, retires amid U.S. probes Glencore's head of oil, Alex Beard, who helped make the firm one of the world's top three oil trading houses, will retire this month, the company said on Monday in yet another management shake-up amid U.S. probes into its activities....
05:48, 06/03/2019

New York Jets K Chandler Catanzaro retires after camp struggles New York Jets veteran kicker Chandler Catanzaro is retiring from the NFL after struggling in training camp and the team's preseason opener against the New York Giants....
05:32, 08/13/2019

Dimitar Berbatov retires: Former Man Utd and Tottenham star hangs up his boots Dimitar Berbatov has confirmed his retirement from professional football, with the former Manchester United and Tottenham striker drawing the curtain down on a a 20-year career....
10:18, 09/19/2019

WRC points leader Neuville retires from Rally Chile after accident World Rally Championship points leader Thierry Neuville has suffered a dramatic accident on stage eight of Rally Chile, forcing the Hyundai driver to retire...
08:48, 05/11/2019

Former wide receiver Jordy Nelson officially retires as a Packer Former Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson had four 1,000-yard seasons, made the Pro Bowl in 2014 and was the Comeback Player of the Year in 2016.       ...
14:48, 08/04/2019

Edmund retires injured as British hopes in men's draw ends "Kyle Edmund was forced to retire injured against Pablo Cuevas in the third set as British hopes were ended in the men\u0027s draw at Roland Garros."...
04:48, 05/30/2019

Colts QB Andrew Luck retires at 29, cites frequent injuries Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, in a surprise announcement, said he made the "hardest decision of my life" to retire from the NFL at age 29, citing frequent injuries....
17:00, 08/25/2019

Uehara retires; Star on 2013 Red Sox World Series winner TOKYO (AP) — Pitcher Koji Uehara, whose dominant season in relief helped the Boston Red Sox win the 2013 World Series, has retired with Japan’s Yomiuri Giants — the team that he first played for in Japan. The 44-year-old Uehara announced his re...
22:16, 05/21/2019

Serena rolls past Osaka in Toronto, Halep retires Serena Williams moved into the Rogers Cup semi-finals on Friday with a maiden career victory over Naomi Osaka in their first meeting since the American's infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year's U.S. Open final....
06:16, 08/10/2019

Andrew Luck retires: What we know about the Colts QB's decision to walk away Andrew Luck stunned the NFL world when he announced that he was stepping away from pro football due to a series of injuries and grueling rehabs.       ...
13:00, 08/25/2019

Lee Chong Wei: Former badminton world number one retires after cancer treatment Former world number one Lee Chong Wei retires from badminton with "no regrets", after struggling to return to full fitness following a cancer diagnosis last year....
05:48, 06/13/2019

Ashley Cole retires from playing and plans move into coaching • Cole: ‘My next chapter will hopefully be coaching’• Left-back won 13 major trophies and 107 England capsAshley Cole has said he is planning a move into coaching after calling time on his illustrious playing career.The former England defender won 13...
10:32, 08/18/2019

Four-star Navy admiral retires over inappropriate professional relationship A decorated US Navy admiral who was set to become the service’s top officer has decided to turn down the position — and will retire instead — after an investigation found that he had maintained an inappropriate “professional r...
01:16, 07/08/2019

Spanish ex-monarch Juan Carlos I retires from public life MADRID (AP) — Spain’s former monarch, Juan Carlos I, says he wants to completely retire from public life on June 2, five years after abdicating the throne. The king emeritus said in a letter published Monday on the Spanish royals’ website...
11:00, 05/27/2019

Athletics great Sally Pearson retires after injuries take their toll ‘My body is just not up to it,’ says champion hurdlerAustralian will not compete at a third Olympics next yearAustralia’s greatest modern-day track and field athlete Sally Pearson has announced her retirement, acknowledging that her body can take no ...
07:16, 08/06/2019

Here's What NASCAR Should Look Like Observe: a widebody version of a standard performance car, ripping on a twisty course. This is not, sadly, a vehicle meant for competition in NASCAR but rather a Trans-Am Mustang of the 1990s....
09:48, 07/30/2019

Buffalo Bills sign 7 draft picks; QB Derek Anderson retires ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have signed seven of their eight draft picks, including first-round selection Ed Oliver, while veteran quarterback Derek Anderson is retiring after 14 seasons. The Bills announced the signings and Anderson ...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Admiral picked to lead U.S. Navy declines job, retires over inappropriate relationship Vice Adm. Bill Moran said he has declined the offer and will instead retire due to a professional relationship he kept with a former Navy official accused of sexual misconduct....
01:00, 07/08/2019

Fernando Torres retires after glittering 18-year career – video highlights After an 18-year career, former Spain striker Fernando Torres is calling time on professional football. The announcement came in a video posted to social media, with the former Atlético, Liverpool and Chelsea player telling fans he will reveal more a...
06:00, 06/21/2019

‘A true legend’: England and Chelsea midfielder Karen Carney retires • 31-year-old has won 143 caps for England and scored 32 goals• Now is definitely the right time to retire, she saysKaren Carney has announced her retirement from football after a long and successful career. Related: If English women’s football is to...
03:16, 07/05/2019

Emotional Serena Williams retires from Rogers Cup final, and the champion comforts her Serena Williams retired early in the first set of her Rogers Cup final match against Biana Andreescu in Toronto on Sunday.        ...
21:32, 08/12/2019

Darren Collison Abruptly Retires From NBA To Focus On Life As A Jehovah's Witness After 10 seasons in the NBA, Darren Collison announced his retirement through an open letter to The Undefeated, citing his faith as the catalyst for his decision:...
13:48, 06/29/2019

Rallying: Ogier leads into final day of Rally Turkey as Tanak retires Sebastien Ogier will take a 0.2 second lead over Citroen team mate Esapekka Lappi into the final day of Rally Turkey, with championship leader Ott Tanak retiring his Toyota on Saturday....
10:00, 09/14/2019

WRC Portugal: Toyota's Tanak wins, Meeke retires on power stage Toyota's Ott Tanak won his second successive World Rally Championship round with victory on Rally Portugal ahead of Hyundai's Thierry Neuville, as team-mate Kris Meeke retired on the final stage...
09:00, 06/02/2019

Britain's Olympic champion Mears retires to follow music career Britain's first Olympic diving champion Chris Mears, who won gold with his 3m springboard synchronized partner Jack Laugher, has retired from competition to pursue his music career....
06:16, 08/07/2019

Rishard Matthews Retires From NFL, Is Happy To Leave Behind "Brainwashing And Dividing Of Culture" Wide receiver Rishard Matthews was released by the New Orleans Saints on Saturday. Head coach Sean Payton, speaking cryptically of the breakup, said of Matthews, “it’s not for everyone,” which together with a “left squad designation” accompanying his...
05:00, 08/13/2019

| Serena powers past No. 1-bound Osaka, Halep retires hurt Serena Williams won the rematch Friday, dominating Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4 to ensure the Japanese star won't leave Toronto with a title to go with her number one world ranking....
01:48, 08/10/2019

Bill Moran, picked to lead U.S. Navy, retires over inappropriate relationship Adm. Bill Moran said he has declined the offer and will instead retire due to a professional relationship he kept with a former Navy official accused of sexual misconduct....
08:32, 07/08/2019

New York Jets kicker, 28, abruptly retires after poor preseason performance New York Jets kicker Chandler Catanzaro abruptly announced his retirement from the NFL on Friday after struggling during the preseason opener against the New York Giants....
15:32, 08/12/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Air France-KLM buys smallest Airbus, retires largest Air France-KLM agreed to order 60 of Airbus's new A220 jets on Tuesday while announcing the retirement of the planemaker's A380 superjumbo from its fleet, as the Franco-Dutch airline group moves to improve fuel efficiency and costs....
12:48, 07/30/2019

Chief judge caught berating female cop at City Hall retires A chief administrative judge who was caught on video berating and cursing at a female police officer at City Hall last year has retired, officials said. Fidel Del Valle, commissioner of the Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings, retired this m...
06:16, 08/06/2019

MotoGP: Marquez Wins Spanish GP As Pole-sitter Quartararo Retires After securing a DNF in Argentina last month, reigning world champion Marc Marquez took a dominant win in the 2019 MotoGP Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez. The Honda rider took his second win of the......
09:16, 05/05/2019

Buffalo Bills sign safety Coleman after Rafael Bush retires The Buffalo Bills have signed safety Kurt Coleman to replace Rafael Bush after the player unexpectedly announced his retirement less than a week before the start of training camp       ...
10:32, 07/19/2019

The NRA Is Not Happy With NASCAR Last week, and in a tweet last night as well, the National Rifle Association rebuked NASCAR after the racing series denied advertisements for K-Var Corp., a large distributor of firearms, ammunition and firearm accessories, as part of a claimed “grad...
10:00, 09/08/2019

Frida, rescue dog who saved a dozen lives in Mexico earthquake, retires after 10 years A rescue dog that has participated in dozens of missions during natural disasters has officially retired, Mexico’s Navy announced.        ...
11:16, 06/25/2019

Former Rep. Darrell Issa mulls run in Calif. if indicted Rep. Hunter resigns or retires: report Former U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa is reportedly considering a run for Rep. Duncan Hunter’s seat in California if the indicted congressman resigns or decides not to seek reelection, according to reports....
09:48, 06/22/2019

Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires aged 29 in all-time NFL shocker Quarterback, 29, announces retirement in all-time NFL surpriseStanford product was the No 1 overall pick in the 2012 NFL draftAndrew Luck, the four-time Pro Bowl quarterback and Indianapolis Colts’ franchise player, has informed his team that he is r...
19:00, 08/24/2019

Richie Incognito un-retires, joins bizarre Raiders in ‘Hard Knocks’ dream Richie Incognito is back and, naturally, he’s in Oakland. Incognito, who hasn’t played football since 2017 and had announced his retirement, signed a one-year deal with the Raiders, per NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Because an organiz...
13:48, 05/28/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Sharapova retires from match; Serena, Federer, Nadal advance Maria Sharapova retired from her first-round match against Pauline Parmentier with a left wrist injury, while Serena Williams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal advanced at Wimbledon....
01:00, 07/03/2019

Quarterback EJ Manuel, first-round NFL draft pick by Buffalo Bills in 2013, retires EJ Manuel, who was a first-round selection by the Buffalo Bills in the 2013 NFL draft, has decided to retire.        ...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Kerber secures Pan Pacific Open semi-final spot as Keys retires injured "Fourth seed Angelique Kerber reached the Pan Pacific Open semi-finals in Japan on Friday after American Madison Keys retired due to injury early in the deciding set."...
21:02, 09/20/2019

Steve Smith retires hurt after 92.4mph Jofra Archer delivery strikes his head Steve Smith retired hurt in the second Ashes Test at Lord's after a titanic tussle with Jofra Archer ended with the batsman floored by a 92.4mph bouncer....
10:32, 08/17/2019

Stan Wawrinka shocks Novak Djokovic to advance to US Open quarterfinals after world No. 1 retires In an era where men's tennis has been dominated by the "Big 3" of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka can at times be a forgotten man....
03:00, 09/02/2019

Quarterback Mark Sanchez retires, joins ESPN as college football studio analyst Former New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez, of "butt fumble" fame, has retired from the NFL and is joining ESPN as a college football analyst.       ...
17:00, 07/23/2019

Canadian teen Andreescu wins Toronto title after tearful Serena Williams retires 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu takes Rogers Cup titleWorry for Williams with US Open just two weeks awayAmerican forced out of final with back injury while trailing 3-1Bianca Andreescu delivered Canada a home champion at the Rogers Cup in Toronto but h...
14:19, 08/11/2019

Olympic gold medalist and former swimming world record holder Dana Vollmer retires Vollmer won seven Olympic medals, including four golds, and set a world record in the 100-meter butterfly at the 2012 London Olympics.       ...
23:16, 08/02/2019

NFL: Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires after 'cycle of injury pain' – video Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has retired from the NFL in a shock announcement. The 29-year-old says he is quitting after mounting injuries, adding ‘it’s the hardest decision of my life but it is the right decision for me’. Luck has miss...
06:32, 08/25/2019

Trump on NASCAR: ‘The Whole League Endorsed Me’ Monday saw Simon Pagenaud become the first Indy 500 winner to visit the White House since 2006, which, hm. Pagenaud did his assigned job of standing there and being relatively boring, but the real weirdness began when President Trump decided to just ...
16:00, 06/11/2019

Why NASCAR raced into esports in 2019 NASCAR was finally happy with the level of technology and know-how, from cameras on the track to producers in the booth, to get into esports in 2019.Read More...
16:32, 09/08/2019

NASCAR picks AWS to power its cloud NASCAR will leverage the power of AWS to migrate its 18 petabyte video archive to the cloud as part of its new multi-year agreement with Amazon's cloud computing arm.The racing body announced that it has chosen AWS as its standard for both cloud...
11:00, 06/04/2019

Here's What We Now Know About NASCAR's Lost Race Track A few weeks ago, we posted about one YouTuber’s journey to dive deeper into the history of Air Base Speedway, a seemingly lost NASCAR track. There isn’t a ton of information out there about the track, the 1951 race it held, or its fate. But in an upd...
12:48, 09/17/2019

The Fascinating Reason Why NASCAR Engines Run So Hot The average car on the road today keeps its engine running at around 200 degrees Fahrenheit, but a NASCAR racing engine runs around 280. Here’s the reasoning behind this, why teams run ice-water through their engines, and more fascinating facts about...
14:16, 05/29/2019

NASCAR fans get the racing they deserve A typical criticism of NASCAR racing is that it's just a bunch of people “driving in circles for two hours.” It’s a critique borne out of ignorance as much as it is a dislike of the sport. The reality is, operating a 3,400-pound race car at speeds ov...
21:32, 05/16/2019

The 'Millennial-Inspired' NASCAR Race Car Is Actually Not That Bad? Back in November, a PR company for Busch Beer used the phrases “#Basic,” “V lit,” “lit AF” and “#Swag” all within the same email. It’s unclear whether eyes and/or brain of the person who wrote it spontaneously combusted afterward, but one thing was c...
13:16, 05/07/2019

"We can win anywhere" after Pocono NASCAR Cup Series win - Hamlin Denny Hamlin believes he and his Toyota-powered Joe Gibbs Racing team "can win anywhere" after a third victory in 2019 at Pocono in the NASCAR Cup Series last weekend...
20:16, 07/29/2019

Most wins all time in NASCAR Cup Series Who has claimed the most victories in the history of the NASCAR Cup Series? A look at the drivers in order of most wins.       ...
08:48, 06/19/2019

Ottawa Liberal MPP Marie-France Lalonde to seek federal seat in Orléans after Leslie retires Lalonde announced her intention to run federally Monday, saying she's giving up thoughts of seeking the leadership of the Ontario Liberals because she wants to focus on her east-Ottawa community....
18:16, 05/13/2019

Admiral poised to lead Navy retires over ‘professional relationship’ with disgraced ‘bad Santa’ press officer The four-star admiral President Trump nominated to lead the Navy will retire instead after revealing that he maintained a professional relationship with a former public affairs officer who was reassigned after complaints of inappropriate behavior dur...
09:16, 07/08/2019

NASCAR believes it now has less "negativity" over Cup aero package The NASCAR Cup Series believes it is receiving less "negativity" over its new-for-2019 aero package now it has been raced on almost every type of circuit...
17:00, 05/30/2019

'Come Bring Your Punk Ass Down To Applebee's' Is The NASCAR Energy We Need On Friday, as practice laps wound down for the Brickyard 400, Mike Harmon clipped Michael Annett’s bumper, ripping it right off. Annett expressed frustration, saying that talking the incident over with Harmon was “arguing with an idiot.”...
13:32, 09/08/2019

Slayer axed as sponsor for NASCAR's Yeley Heavy metal band Slayer's sponsorship of J.J. Yeley's No. 54 car for the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday night has been removed amid controversy....
20:32, 08/16/2019

NASCAR notebook: Pocono known to produce first-timers Although Pocono Raceway has long been regarded as one of the most challenging stops on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series schedule, young drivers have shown a propensity in mastering the challenge....
18:16, 05/30/2019

NASCAR notebook: Despite top 5, Byron left wishing for more You'd never know from William Byron's demeanor or his language that the 21-year-old driver of the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet had just finished fourth in Sunday's Gander RV 400 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa....
20:48, 07/28/2019

NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace struggling with depression KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace acknowledged covering up depression “for many years” before breaking down in near tears during a media session ahead of Saturday night’s race at Kansas Speedway. The 25-year-old W...
15:16, 05/10/2019

Former NASCAR CEO Brian France pleads guilty to DWI SAG HARBOR, N.Y. (AP) — Former NASCAR CEO Brian France has pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated in New York’s Hamptons last year. Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy Sini said the 56-year-old France pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor F...
13:00, 06/07/2019

Rain could be a factor at Michigan NASCAR race BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — The weather could be a factor at NASCAR’s Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway. There was rain at the track about an hour before the scheduled start time Sunday for what is the 100th race at Michigan in NASC...
11:00, 06/09/2019

NASCAR Truck race postponed until Sunday NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — The NASCAR Truck series race at Iowa Speedway has been postponed until Sunday because of inclement weather. The sport’s organizing body made the call Saturday after repeated thunderstorms and lightning strikes in central Iow...
20:16, 06/15/2019

Busch wins his 6th straight NASCAR Trucks race Kyle Busch won his sixth consecutive NASCAR Trucks race, tying a series record, at Charlotte Motor Speedway        ...
20:48, 05/17/2019

Bowyer powers to pole for NASCAR All-Star Race CONCORD, N.C. - Though he didn't get into his pit stall as quickly as he would have liked in the unique Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race qualifying format, Clint Bowyer had enough speed in his No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford to earn the pole posit...
19:32, 05/17/2019

NASCAR notebook: Hamlin comfortable as playoff favorite If you tout Denny Hamlin as a favorite to win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship this season, don't expect the driver of the No. 11 Joe Gibbs racing Toyota to contradict you....
14:32, 08/31/2019

Ross Chastain races to 1st NASCAR Trucks victory Ross Chastain raced to his first NASCAR Trucks victory after leader Stewart Friesen ran out of gas with three laps to go at Kansas Speedway        ...
22:48, 05/10/2019

Ross Chastain races to first NASCAR Trucks victory Ross Chastain raced to his first NASCAR Trucks victory after leader Stewart Friesen ran out of gas with three laps to go at Kansas Speedway.        ...
12:48, 05/11/2019

NASCAR shocks gun industry as it appears to block some firearm ads NASCAR rejected advertisements for its souvenir programs from multiple firearms companies earlier this summer as part of what is being seen as a "gradual shift" in its position on guns....
17:32, 09/13/2019

NASCAR star suffers carbon monoxide poisoning DOVER, Del. — Denny Hamlin suffered from nausea and double vision from carbon monoxide that seeped into his Toyota at the end of the NASCAR race at Dover. Hamlin felt ill after Monday’s race and was attended to by medical staff on pit road afte...
22:00, 05/07/2019

NASCAR outlines details of first Cup double-header at Pocono NASCAR has unveiled the first details of its maiden double-header weekend at Pocono and suggested that the two races will be a distance of 350 miles each...
05:48, 07/30/2019

Kevin Harvick says it's hard to carry a grudge in NASCAR Kevin Harvick has been involved in several driver-on-driver dust-ups during his racing career, but he told UPI "it's hard to carry a grudge" in NASCAR....
06:32, 08/31/2019

The Latest: NASCAR Cup Series race delayed by lightning JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway (all times local): 2:20 p.m. The NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway is being delayed by lightning. It’s a hot and humid day and a line of thunderst...
13:48, 06/30/2019

$1 million All-Star Race motivates NASCAR drivers With $1 million on the line, no championship points to worry about, only 85 laps to negotiate, and the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series' all-stars on the starting grid, Saturday's Monster Energy All-Star Race (8 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR R...
19:16, 05/16/2019

Johnson: I will silence the 'keyboard warriors' with NASCAR gains Jimmie Johnson says he is determined to silence his critics by improving his NASCAR Cup Series form regardless of whether he makes it into the 2019 championship playoffs...
21:00, 09/01/2019

NASCAR Cup Series: Drivers to watch at the Coca-Cola 600 For The Win's Michelle Martinelli thinks these drivers have the best chance of winning NASCAR's longest race, the Coca-Cola 600.        ...
09:32, 05/25/2019

Ironwood Ridge High Grad Still On “Cloud 9” After NASCAR win ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Alex Bowman took home his first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race in the Camping World 400 at Chicagoland Speedway and now the Oro Valley resident is looking forward to coming back soon to continue the celebration. Here&...
04:32, 07/02/2019

Ironwood Ridge grad wins NASCAR event CHICAGO – Ironwood Ridge High School grad and former Oro Valley, AZ resident Alex Bowman passed Kyle Larson with 10 laps to go and took home the checkered flag  at Chicagoland Speedway for his first career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win. ...
23:16, 06/30/2019

NASCAR denies Chastain appeal of disqualification at Iowa DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — NASCAR has denied Ross Chastain’s appeal after his race-winning truck was disqualified following a postrace inspection at Iowa Speedway over the weekend. National Motorsports Appeals Panelist Bryan Moss heard Chastain...
13:16, 06/19/2019

JGR's Jones will "sleep a lot easier" after NASCAR playoff boost Joe Gibbs Racing's Erik Jones says he will "sleep a lot easier" after his second place at Pocono boosted his chances of qualifying for the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs...
12:48, 07/30/2019

Richmond NASCAR: Martin Truex Jr wins despite being sent spinning Martin Truex Jr survived a spin to win the 2019 NASCAR Cup season's second race at Richmond, taking his second victory in a row and his sixth this year...
07:32, 09/22/2019

NASCAR notebook: Yellow comes at wrong time for Truex With four laps left in Monday's rain-delayed FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Monday, Martin Truex Jr. thought he had second place in the bag....
00:16, 06/11/2019

Haley doubts he would have shock NASCAR Daytona win without red flag Spire Motorsports Chevrolet driver Justin Haley says his shock NASCAR Cup Series win at Daytona would likely not have happened without the red flag that ultimately ended the race...
09:16, 07/09/2019

Biffle wins NASCAR Trucks series race FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Greg Biffle won his first NASCAR Trucks series start since 2004, taking the SpeedyCash.com 400 at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night. With 10 laps remaining, Biffle came out of a caution with the lead and held off the field...
22:16, 06/07/2019

NASCAR notebook: Reddick happy to be in top echelon of Xfinity DOVER, Del. -- Even though Tyler Reddick won the NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship on the strength of his final-race performance at Homestead-Miami Speedway last year, he concedes that Christopher Bell, driving the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota, wa...
21:32, 05/03/2019

NASCAR notebook: Newman has potentially season-saving run RICHMOND, Va. - Ryan Newman parlayed his strong run in Saturday night's Federated Auto Parts 400 into a significant move up the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoff ladder....
01:49, 09/22/2019

NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover postponed to Monday DOVER, Del. (AP) — The NASCAR Cup race at Dover International Speedway has been postponed by rain and will be run on Monday. Chase Elliott, last week’s winner at Talladega, won the pole and will lead the field to green at 12:01 p.m. Dover hasn&...
17:00, 05/05/2019

NASCAR notebook: Jones ends on upswing in New Hampshire LOUDON, N.H. - The most critical aspect of Erik Jones' third-place run in Sunday's Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at New Hampshire motor Speedway was the mistake he thought he had made -- but didn't....
22:32, 07/21/2019

Commissioner For A Day: Let’s Make NASCAR’s Championship Race Less Random NASCAR currently decides on a champion at its top level through a process that’s somehow both complicated and arbitrary. The result is more about entertainment than staying true to what motorsports is, which is why, as “commissioner” of NASCAR for a ...
11:32, 08/15/2019

NASCAR StatWatch: This season has belonged to Joe Gibbs Racing With Denny Hamlin's win at Bristol, Joe Gibbs Racing became just the third organization in Cup series history to win at least 12 of the first 24 races of a season....
00:32, 08/21/2019

NASCAR notebook: Logano seeks success in New Hampshire Is it just a coincidence that six current Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers share the distinction as three-time winners at New Hampshire Motor Speedway?...
22:00, 07/19/2019

Why NASCAR's overdue underdog win for Haley proved so divisive Justin Haley's maiden NASCAR Cup Series victory at Daytona last weekend against the odds became embroiled in controversy on social media, despite its underdog status...
21:00, 07/08/2019

Michigan NASCAR Cup race postponed to Monday by rain The NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan has been postponed until Monday following persistent light rain that left cars unable to complete more than a handful of formation laps...
14:32, 06/09/2019

NASCAR StatWatch: Joey Logano among historic company Logan trails only Richard Petty, Jeff Gordon and Kyle Busch in wins before the age of 30, and his Team Penske is locked in a two-team race with Joe Gibbs racing on the season....
14:48, 06/14/2019

A Video Reminder That NASCAR Drivers Are Good As Hell Giant ovals seem to have a way of robbing our eyes of any sensation of just how fast Cup cars are going, and it’s easy to forget just how good NASCAR drivers are at, well, driving. Here is a good bit of a throwback to fix your mind....
04:00, 08/16/2019

Hamlin wouldn't “completely screw” Harvick for NASCAR win Toyota driver Denny Hamlin said he wouldn't "completely screw" eventual winner and Ford driver Kevin Harvick in their fight for the New Hampshire NASCAR Cup Series race...
12:00, 07/22/2019

NASCAR penalizes top teams shortly before Talladega race The four Joe Gibbs Racing cars and both Roush Fenway rides will start at the rear at Talladega Superspeedway        ...
10:16, 04/28/2019

Finally, a Home and Jewelry Collection for the Fancy NASCAR Fan Here’s the deal. You like NASCAR, but you’re not the type to unbutton (unhook? untie? you don’t know, that’s not your thing) your overalls to show a big “3” for Dale shaved into your chest hair or sunburned onto your skin. You don’t relax in an old, ...
10:32, 06/14/2019

Will Greg Biffle's NASCAR comeback continue after Truck win? Greg Biffle took victory in his first NASCAR start since the end of the 2016 Cup season by triumphing in Friday night's Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway...
16:16, 06/08/2019

Stewart, Gibbs top NASCAR Hall of Fame class Three-time NASCAR season champion Tony Stewart was elected to the 2020 NASCAR Hall of Fame on Wednesday that also includes team owner Joe Gibbs, who joined a second sport's Hall of Fame....
19:32, 05/22/2019

Homeland Security watchdog retires early after his office was forced to retract ‘feel-good’ audits of disaster response In an emailed statement, John V. Kelly wrote that he “accelerated my retirement because I feel it’s in the best interest of the organization and its employees.”...
12:48, 06/10/2019

Trump EPA allows use of controversial pesticide The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday said it will not ban the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which has been linked to health issues in children, from use on U.S.-grown fruits and vegetables....
18:00, 07/18/2019

Clint Bowyer captures pole for NASCAR All-Star race CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Clint Bowyer captured the poll for the NASCAR All-Star race on Friday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, putting him in a great position to take home the $1 million first-place prize. Bowyer completed three qualifying laps and on...
18:16, 05/17/2019

Bell wins Xfinity race for 2nd straight NASCAR win at Dover DOVER, Del. (AP) — Christopher Bell raced to his third Xfinity Series victory of the season, winning an extra $100,000 for taking the checkered flag at Dover International Speedway. Bell also won at Dover for the second straight time, though he led o...
13:32, 05/04/2019

Bowyer still regrets not hitting Truex at NASCAR round in April Stewart-Haas Racing driver Clint Bowyer says he still regrets not pushing Martin Truex Jr out of the way to win the Richmond NASCAR Cup Series round five months ago...
05:00, 09/12/2019

Harvick defeats Hamlin in late NASCAR thriller at New Hampshire Stewart-Haas Racing's Kevin Harvick survived a final lap battle at New Hampshire with Denny Hamlin to clinch his first victory of the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season...
19:16, 07/21/2019

Las Vegas NASCAR: Martin Truex Jr wins as playoffs begin Martin Truex Jr secured his spot in the next stage of the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs by winning the first race of the post-season at Las Vegas Motor Speedway...
21:16, 09/15/2019

The Latest: Larson pushed to victory at NASCAR All-Star Race CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR All-Star Race (all times local): 10:20 p.m. Kyle Larson got a push to the front from Kevin Harvick in the final stage, then held off the defending champion to win the NASCAR All-Star Race on Saturday nigh...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Opinion: NASCAR marks end of an era with last July 4th weekend race at Daytona For 61 years, NASCAR has celebrated Independence Day at Daytona International Speedway, but Saturday's night's Coke Zero 400 marks the end of an era.       ...
07:48, 07/04/2019

Help This YouTuber Discover A Completely Forgotten NASCAR Track From The 1950s Most NASCAR tracks have incredibly well-documented histories compiled throughout the ages. Even if you’ve never heard of it, someone somewhere definitely has. Well—except for the mysterious Air Base Speedway in Greenville, South Carolina....
11:48, 09/03/2019

NASCAR All-Star race: Ganassi's Kyle Larson comes from back to win Kyle Larson stormed from the back of the grid to win NASCAR's non-championship All-Star race and earn and $1million, fending off late pressure from Kevin Harvick at Charlotte...
22:32, 05/18/2019

Kyle Busch blasts "pathetic" backmarkers after NASCAR Las Vegas Kyle Busch has blasted "pathetic" backmarkers after the Las Vegas NASCAR Cup Series race, following an incident with Garrett Smithley which led to a 19th place finish...
19:00, 09/16/2019

Larson 'hated' causing NASCAR Cup championship Charlotte 600 crash NASCAR All-Star race winner Kyle Larson admitted he was completely at fault for the biggest crash of the 600-mile Cup championship round at Charlotte...
11:16, 05/27/2019

Hamlin pull away late to win NASCAR race at Pocono Raceway Denny Hamlin had enough fuel in the No. 11 Toyota to pull away off the final restart in an overtime finish for his fifth victory at Pocono Raceway       ...
15:48, 07/28/2019

Polaris’ Lunar Roving Vehicle replica to run at NASCAR race Now this is how you fake a moon mission. Polaris has teamed up with the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Ala., to build a functional replica of the Lunar Roving Vehicle [LRV] that was used during the Apollo 15, 16 and 17 missions. Brian Og...
14:00, 07/22/2019

Martin Truex Jr. storms to win in NASCAR playoff opener in Las Vegas Martin Truex Jr., who won the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series championship, opened the 2019 playoffs with the win at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.       ...
21:48, 09/15/2019

Larson starts on pole as NASCAR Cup Series resumes in Sonoma SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Larson is starting on the pole at his home track when the NASCAR Cup Series returns at Sonoma Raceway. After a week off, the championship race resumes on the hilly road course in Northern California wine country. The track ...
11:32, 06/23/2019

Former NASCAR champ Mike Stefanik dies in plane crash Mike Stefanik, a nine-time NASCAR champion and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee, died Sunday in a plane crash, according to the stock-car racing organization. He was 61....
17:00, 09/16/2019

Chicagoland NASCAR: Bowman claims maiden Cup win after rain delay Hendrick Motorsports driver Alex Bowman beat Chip Ganassi Racing's Kyle Larson in a late-race duel to clinch his maiden NASCAR Cup Series victory at Chicagoland...
00:32, 07/01/2019

NASCAR notebook: Harvick-Busch rivalry matures into respect Pocono Raceway on Saturday announced its NASCAR schedule for the 2020 doubleheader weekend. Next year's schedule will feature a longer weekend and shorter Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races, but considerably more racing action at the 2.5-mile tri...
23:48, 07/27/2019

Penske's Logano survives overtime shootout for NASCAR Michigan win Team Penske's Joey Logano survived a two-lap shootout to score a dominant win at Michigan and take the NASCAR Cup Series points' lead with his second win of the season...
19:00, 06/10/2019

Alex Bowman captures first NASCAR Cup Series win in race at Chicagoland How the Camping World 400, the 17th race in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, played out Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway.       ...
19:48, 06/30/2019

Ross Chastain wins NASCAR Truck race week after DQ MADISON, Ill. (AP) — Ross Chastain won the NASCAR Truck Series race Saturday night at The Raceway at Gateway, a week after losing a victory at Iowa when he was disqualified for failing a postrace inspection. Chastain grabbed track position with a gas...
00:16, 06/23/2019

Briscoe overtakes Bell late for NASCAR Xfinity win in Iowa Chase Briscoe passed Christopher Bell with seven laps to go and won the NASCAR Xfinity race at Iowa Speedway on for his first victory of the year       ...
18:16, 07/27/2019

NASCAR Cup drivers fear Dover speeds are in 'danger zone' Leading NASCAR Cup Series drivers expressed concerns after nearly two dozen cars went faster than the Dover qualifying record in Friday afternoon practice...
13:00, 05/03/2019

Kyle Larson claims 3rd straight NASCAR pole at Sonoma SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Larson won the NASCAR Cup Series pole at Sonoma Raceway for the third consecutive year on Saturday, navigating the course’s new layout with ease. Larson reached an average lap speed of 95.712 mph in his Chip Ganassi R...
15:32, 06/22/2019

NASCAR Further Limits How Often Its Top-Level Cup Drivers Can Race In Lower Series NASCAR has made a lot of rule changes, and changes to those very rule changes, over the past handful of years. But perhaps one of the most called-for new rules as of late has been the limitation of top-level Cup Series drivers’ participation in lower...
10:32, 08/23/2019

NASCAR notebook: Truex Jr., Busch savor friendly rivalry JOLIET, Ill. - Both Joe Gibbs Racing team drivers Martin Truex Jr. and Kyle Busch eased into grins Saturday morning when asked if their Monster Energy NASCAR Cup excellence this year has caused any sort of divisive inner-team rivalry....
22:32, 06/29/2019

A Lightning Strike Decided the Fluke NASCAR Winner at Daytona NASCAR races at Daytona International Speedway are often unpredictable, since roughly 40 cars race in a giant, turbulent pack that could go tumbling down the track like a Jenga tower at any time. But Sunday’s race was unpredictable in a different wa...
22:00, 07/08/2019

NASCAR Trucks frontrunner faces suspension over deliberate clash NASCAR Truck Series title contender Johnny Sauter faces a possible suspension after crashing into Austin Hill at Iowa, with Hill saying he wouldn't "put up with it" after the race...
04:00, 06/17/2019

Revised NASCAR Charlotte Roval chicane now "30mph slower" The reprofiled backstretch chicane at the Charlotte Roval will be 30mph slower, but more challenging and better for racing - reckons the first NASCAR Cup driver to try the layout...
03:16, 09/06/2019

Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson gets new crew chief On the brink of missing the playoffs for this first time, Johnson is moving on to another new crew chief in the hope of reversing a serious slide.       ...
20:16, 07/29/2019

NASCAR Pocono: Stage-winner Larson must be "smarter" in key moments Kyle Larson says he must be "smarter" when he has a car capable of strong NASCAR Cup Series results, after winning two stages but falling to 26th at Pocono...
10:16, 06/03/2019

Watch: Wild and memorable NASCAR crashes at Talladega Superspeedway There's a reason the term "The Big One" was coined to describe the calamitous collisions that can occur on the 2.66-mile Alabama track.        ...
04:00, 04/29/2019

NASCAR StatWatch: Denny Hamlin closing in on Pocono record Denny Hamlin picked up his fifth career Pocono win Sunday, tying him with Bill Elliott for second-most at the track, just one behind Jeff Gordon for the record....
20:16, 07/30/2019

NASCAR’s Hamlin suffered carbon monoxide poisoning at Dover DOVER, Del. (AP) — Denny Hamlin suffered from nausea and double vision from carbon monoxide that seeped into his Toyota at the end of the NASCAR race at Dover. Hamlin felt ill after Monday’s race and was attended to by medical staff on pit road...
12:00, 05/07/2019

NASCAR notebook: Chevrolets gang up to foil Logano’s chances TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Joey Logano had the lead in Sunday's GEICO 500 for the final restart on Lap 185 of 188, but the front of the field proved a tough place to be, given what was happening behind him....
19:32, 04/28/2019

Alex Bowman navigating the highs and lows of NASCAR Cup racing The Hendrick Motorsports driver won his first NASCAR Cup race four weeks ago, but he's still driven by down moments and those who doubt his ability.       ...
09:48, 07/25/2019

Last chance to nab NASCAR playoffs spot adds intrigue to Brickyard 400 Four drivers, including Jimmie Johnson and Ryan Newman, are within reach of qualifying for the 16-driver, 10-race playoff based on the standings.        ...
00:48, 09/08/2019

Johnson blames '25 bad races' for NASCAR Cup Series playoff failure Jimmie Johnson blamed his first-ever failure to qualify for NASCAR's playoffs on '25 bad races' rather than the Indianapolis crash that ended his chance of being a Cup title contender...
18:32, 09/09/2019

A Very Basic Guide To Understanding How The NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Work Understanding modern NASCAR can be difficult for anyone trying to get into it. You may be baffled as to why races have premeditated cautions or why they don’t just give the trophy to the driver who collects the most points, like in the old days. It g...
12:00, 09/13/2019

NASCAR StatWatch: Kevin Harvick's 16th season with a Cup series win Kevin Harvick's win Sunday at New Hampshire tied him with Jimmie Johnson and Kurt Busch for the most seasons with a Cup series win by an active driver....
18:48, 07/24/2019

Dover NASCAR Cup Series race delayed until Monday due to rain The NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover has been postponed to Monday after persistent rain in Delaware left cars unable to run more than a handful of formation laps...
06:48, 05/06/2019

Elliott on the pole at Dover for rare Monday NASCAR race DOVER, Del. (AP) — The NASCAR Cup race at Dover International Speedway is underway after a rainout forced the first Monday race of the season. Chase Elliott, last week’s winner at Talladega, won the pole and led the field to green in Dover̵...
09:48, 05/06/2019

Johnson hits out at Blaney for Watkins Glen NASCAR Cup clash Seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson has hit out at Penske's Ryan Blaney following their clash at Watkins Glen, hinting that he could retaliate in a future race...
18:16, 08/06/2019

Jimmie Johnson Fails To Qualify For NASCAR Playoffs For The First Time Ever For the first time since it began nearly 16 years ago, the postseason in NASCAR’s top-level Cup Series will run without one of the most successful drivers in series history in contention for the title: seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson....
12:19, 09/09/2019

Postponed: NASCAR Cup race at Dover rescheduled for Monday because of rain Persistent rain blanketed Dover International Speedway, forcing NASCAR to move the Gander RV 400 to Monday.        ...
13:32, 05/05/2019

NASCAR drivers to watch at Charlotte's Coca-Cola 600 For The Win's Michelle Martinelli thinks these drivers have the best chance of winning NASCAR's longest race, the Coca-Cola 600.        ...
08:32, 05/20/2019

Logano on pole for NASCAR Daytona after lightning stops qualifying Penske's Joey Logano will start the NASCAR Cup Series race at Daytona from pole position after persistent lightning led to the cancellation of qualifying...
13:32, 07/05/2019

Over a quarter of Kansas NASCAR Cup grid fails technical inspection Over a quarter of the grid for the Kansas Speedway NASCAR Cup Series race failed technical inspection and will be put to the back of the field for the start...
18:00, 05/11/2019

Opinion: NASCAR point standings more important than you think at halfway mark Since NASCAR began awarding stage points in 2017, only one driver outside the 16-driver cutoff at the midway mark has made it into the playoffs.        ...
13:00, 05/31/2019

Trump welcomes NASCAR champ Logano to White House President Donald Trump welcomed NASCAR champion Joey Logano — and his race car — to the White House Tuesday. Trump celebrated the 2018 NASCAR Cup Series Champion on the South Lawn, along with team owner Roger Penske. (April 30)  ...
15:48, 04/30/2019

Watkins Glen NASCAR Cup: Elliott resists Truex for second 2019 win Hendrick Motorsports' Chase Elliott resited pressure from Joe Gibbs Racing's Martin Truex Jr to clinch a second NASCAR Cup win of 2019 at Watkins Glen...
17:16, 08/04/2019

Austin Dillon wins pole for NASCAR Cup Series race JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Austin Dillon has won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway. Dillon recorded a top lap of 176.263 mph in his No. 3 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet. It’s the sixth career pole for the 2...
17:00, 06/29/2019

It's time to give NASCAR president Steve Phelps a break The fifth NASCAR president is a smart man who truly loves the sport, has stayed on to save the sport while others have long since bailed, and isn't afraid to take the heat for his decisions....
10:16, 07/25/2019

NASCAR Cowards Dropped Slayer As A Race Car Sponsor Because Of "Reactionary Concerns" The legendary thrash metal band Slayer announced on Friday that they had been dropped as the primary sponsor of the No. 54 racecar that J.J. Yeley was set to drive at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday. In a statement given to Billboard, the band cit...
21:32, 08/17/2019

NASCAR notebook: In seesaw battle, Newman wins last playoff spot From the start of Sunday's Big Machine Vodka 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Ryan Newman's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff chances were in jeopardy....
21:01, 09/08/2019

Kentucky NASCAR: Kurt Busch beats brother Kyle to seal first '19 win Chip Ganassi Racing's Kurt Busch clinched his first victory of the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season, beating his brother Kyle Busch in a thrilling overtime finish at Kentucky...
22:16, 07/13/2019

NASCAR Returns to Single-Car Qualifying After Weeks of Drivers Gaming the System After weeks of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers gaming the group-qualifying system in a race to be last on track every week for an aerodynamic advantage, and weeks of officials trying to curb that with rules tweaks, it’s all over. NASCAR’s go...
08:16, 05/02/2019

Kyle Busch explains 'losing control' of NASCAR Cup Darlington race Joe Gibbs Racing's Kyle Busch has explained how he "lost control" of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Darlington, which was eventually won by Erik Jones after a late showdown...
23:48, 09/02/2019

Meet the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff drivers Sixteen drivers have earned the right to compete for the championship that will be decided on Nov. 17 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.       ...
14:48, 09/11/2019

Harvick: Winless Stewart-Haas NASCAR team took "wrong direction" Stewart-Haas Racing's winless 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season so far is due to choosing "the wrong direction to start the year", says lead driver Kevin Harvick...
07:48, 06/27/2019

NASCAR at Kentucky 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and weather for Quaker State 400 All the information you need to get ready for Saturday night's Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway, the 19th race in the NASCAR Cup Series.       ...
10:16, 07/13/2019

Sonoma NASCAR: Truex fends off JGR Toyota team-mate Busch to win Joe Gibbs Racing's Martin Truex Jr clinched his fourth NASCAR Cup Series victory of the 2019 season, resisting late pressure from team-mate Kyle Busch at Sonoma...
16:00, 06/23/2019

This Killswitch Engage NASCAR Car Reminds Me Of All The Band T-Shirts I've Misplaced Over The Years New England’s favorite metalcore sons Killswitch Engage will be on a NASCAR track soon—figuratively, not literally, as one isn’t advised to casually venture onto a NASCAR track with the high-speed traffic and all—and so will all of my nostalgia from ...
17:00, 09/20/2019

NASCAR at New Hampshire 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and more for Foxwoods Resort & Casino 301 All the information you need to get ready for Sunday's Foxwoods Resort & Casino 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, the 20th race in the Cup Series.       ...
05:00, 07/21/2019

Ford Finally Brings Its NASCAR Xfinity Series Mustang Out Of 2011 If we think about it, 2011 was a simpler time. Half of the population didn’t yell “Fake news!” at every mention of, oh, climate change or any other existential crisis, NASCAR didn’t have elimination playoffs, and LMFAO was teaching us all how to part...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Gibbs was "sweating" over Truex Jr/Busch NASCAR team-mate rivalry Team owner Joe Gibbs says he was "sweating" over the prospect of having Martin Truex Jr and Kyle Busch in the same outfit for the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Erik Jones signs new NASCAR Cup Series deal with Joe Gibbs Racing Erik Jones has signed a new deal with his Joe Gibbs Racing NASCAR Cup Series team, with Autosport sources suggesting his new contract is a one-year extension...
17:16, 09/06/2019

NASCAR notebook: Kyle Busch in tough position to extend top-10 streak TALLADEGA, Ala. -- If Kyle Busch is to extend his streak of top-10 finishes in Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races, he'll have to do so from the 22nd starting position in Sunday's GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway (2 p.m. ET on FOX, MRN and Sir...
09:48, 04/28/2019

NASCAR at Michigan 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and weather for FireKeepers Casino 400 All the information you need to get ready for Sunday's FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway.       ...
06:00, 06/09/2019

NASCAR abandons group qualifying format after controversies, embarrassments pile up NASCAR has dropped its fight to add excitement to qualifying and will return to single-car laps after the current format became a laughingstock.        ...
18:32, 05/01/2019

NASCAR at Pocono 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and weather for Gander Outdoors 400 All the information you need to get ready for Sunday's Gander Outdoors 400 at Pocono Raceway, the 21st race in the NASCAR Cup Series.       ...
10:48, 07/28/2019

NASCAR at Chicagoland 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and weather for Camping World 400 All the information you need to get ready for Sunday's Camping World 400 at Chicagoland Speedway, the 17th race in the NASCAR Cup Series.       ...
05:32, 06/30/2019

Opinion: Kyle Larson rolled but Talladega race rocked for NASCAR NASCAR produced one of the better Talladega races in recent memory even though Kyle Larson barrel-rolled down the track on the last lap.        ...
19:48, 04/29/2019

NASCAR at Michigan 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and weather for Consumers Energy 400 Essential information to get ready for Sunday's Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway, the 23rd race in the NASCAR Cup Series.       ...
06:01, 08/11/2019

Kyle Busch dodges fine for criticizing NASCAR rules package CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch says he was not surprised he dodged a fine from NASCAR for ranting about its rules package. Busch minced no words in criticizing the 2019 package after Monday’s rain-postponed race in Delaware. His comments in ...
12:48, 05/08/2019

NASCAR's Johnson-Blaney feud shows no signs of slowing down Jimmie Johnson's feud with Ryan Blaney is showing no signs of slowing down, heading into the NASCAR Cup race at Michigan International Speedway       ...
19:16, 08/09/2019

NASCAR champ Mike Stefanik dies in Connecticut plane crash NASCAR great Michael Stefanik was killed Sunday while piloting a single-seat plane that crashed in Connecticut, authorities said. The 61-year-old stock car champion took off in the single-engine Aerolite 103 from Riconn Airport in Rhode Island and ha...
07:16, 09/16/2019

Seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson favours NASCAR stay beyond 2020 Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson says he is "favouring more years" in the series if he is "forced to make a decision" by Hendrick Motorsports...
10:48, 09/13/2019

NASCAR Dover 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and weather information for Gander RV 400 All the information you need to get ready for the NASCAR Cup Series Gander RV 400, Sunday at Dover International Speedway.        ...
08:00, 05/05/2019

Alex Bowman celebrated his first NASCAR win by hosting a syrup-chugging contest The 26-year-old Bowman earned his first Cup Series win Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway and shares some details about the all-night party.       ...
21:16, 07/02/2019

Martin Truex Jr. drives from back to front to take NASCAR race at Dover How the Gander RV 400, the 11th race in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, played out Monday at Dover International Speedway.        ...
14:48, 05/06/2019

NASCAR postpones Daytona night race until Sunday afternoon because of rain The Coke Zero Sugar 400, the annual summer night race at Daytona, was moved to Sunday afternoon because of persistent rain.       ...
00:32, 07/07/2019

Five reasons NASCAR fans should love the Monster Energy All-Star Race There are plenty of reasons for NASCAR fans not to enjoy the All-Star Race. But here's a look at why they should.        ...
14:32, 05/18/2019

UAE fast withdrawing from controversial Yemen war The future of Yemen is shrouded in a fresh slew of speculation amid reports this week that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are abruptly withdrawing their troops from the Saudi-led onslaught on the neighboring nation....
12:00, 07/12/2019

13 Reasons Why: what the controversial drama gets wrong In the third season of the parent-baiting teen show, a shift in focus can’t prevent the writers from falling back into bad habitsNetflix’s 13 Reasons Why has courted controversy ever since its initial release. Based on the YA novel by Jay Asher, the ...
01:00, 08/30/2019

Ferguson defeats Cerrone via controversial TKO Tony Ferguson defeated Donald Cerrone by second-round TKO on Saturday at UFC 238 when it was ruled by ringside doctors that Cerrone could not continue due to a swollen right eye....
23:48, 06/08/2019

Omar: ‘I’m only controversial because people want controversy’ WASHINGTON – Rep. Ilhan Omar on Sunday claimed she’s only considered “controversial” because “people want controversy” after she was accused of comparing US migrant detention centers to the slave trade. “I’m only controv...
16:49, 09/15/2019

Controversial art patrons: What is the situation in Germany? Following the boycott of the Sackler family in various museums, private sponsors are being examined more carefully. The president of the International Council of Museums' German chapter cites some disturbing cases....
11:32, 08/15/2019

Palantir extends controversial contract with ICE Data mining company Palantir has extended its contract to provide software to federal immigration authorities despite calls for the firm to cut ties with the Trump administration over claims its technology helps prop up the administration's immigrati...
10:32, 08/22/2019

The iPhone 11’s most controversial new feature might also come to the iPad It’s a bit bizarre that there’s already so much controversy surrounding an iPhone that’s going to look almost exactly like its predecessors. In fact, if you hold an iPhone XS and an iPhone 11 next to each other next month following ...
15:00, 08/12/2019

Nick Nurse not about to say sorry for controversial timeout OAKLAND, Calif. — Raptors first-year head coach Nick Nurse had done wonderful work in the NBA Finals’ first four games and the first 45 minutes of Game 5. It took a while before Nurse got second-guessed, with questions still coming Wednesday about hi...
00:48, 06/13/2019

EU says will respond to controversial US move on Cuba The EU says a move by the US to fully implement the Helms-Burton Act on Cuba violates international law. European companies could be affected by lawsuits resulting from Washington's decision....
11:16, 05/02/2019

Todd Souza blows up at teen NASCAR phenom Hailie Deegan after collision Teen racer Hailie Deegan and veteran Todd Souza added fuel to a racing rivalry this weekend following NASCAR’s K&N Pro Series West race at World Wide Technology Raceway in Illinois. Deegan and Souza’s vehicles made contact on the final re...
12:32, 08/29/2019

Opinion: Even NASCAR winners won't give aero package a passing grade Kyle Busch, Brad Keselowski and Denny Hamlin have combined for 9 wins in 14 races this year, but each has expressed frustration with rules package.        ...
06:32, 06/07/2019

Disqualified NASCAR Trucks winner passionately argues against sport's decision Ross Chastain beat the field in Sunday's Trucks race at Iowa Speedway, but NASCAR stripped him of his victory after his truck failed inspection.       ...
16:48, 06/18/2019

Former NASCAR chief Brian France pleads guilty to DWI as part of deal with prosecutors Former NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian France accepted a diversion deal in a New York courtroom on Friday, 10 months after his DWI arrest.       ...
19:16, 06/07/2019

Four drivers seek Bristol boost as NASCAR playoff bubble begins to shrink It appears four drivers will battle for the final two playoff berths as the NASCAR Cup Series heads to Bristol with three regular-season races left.       ...
10:32, 08/15/2019

Opinion: NASCAR races may be too long, but most drivers say don't touch Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR drivers will argue that many 500-mile and 400-mile races should be shortened but say the 600-mile marathon on Memorial Day weekend is sacred.        ...
13:16, 05/23/2019

NASCAR Playoffs See Truck Series Regular-Season Champion Eliminated In First Round On Aug. 10, NASCAR Truck Series driver Grant Enfinger won the series’ regular-season championship, awarded to the driver with the highest amount of points accumulated—and thus the most consistent success—over the first 16 races of the year. By Sept. ...
17:32, 09/16/2019

NASCAR notebook: Johnson weathers collision, sees Playoff position improve Nineteenth wasn't what Jimmie Johnson wanted in his first race with Cliff Daniels as his crew chief, but solid runs in the first two stages of Sunday's GoBowling at The Glen were enough to lift the seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion...
02:16, 08/05/2019

Clint Bowyer furiously punches Ryan Newman after NASCAR All-Star Race As Kyle Larson was celebrating his NASCAR All-Star Race win, Clint Bowyer and Ryan Newman got into it on the track and on pit road.        ...
23:32, 05/18/2019

NASCAR notebook: Byron appreciates crew chief Knaus' direct approach SONOMA, Calif. - William Byron got a surprise as he took his first quick laps around Sonoma Raceway in Friday's opening Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice....
20:16, 06/22/2019

NASCAR at Sonoma 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and weather for Toyota/Save Mart 350 All the information you need to get ready for Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway, the 16th race in the NASCAR Cup Series.       ...
09:16, 06/23/2019

Opinion: Joey Logano, Martin Truex Jr. see bigger picture beyond NASCAR rivalry Joey Logano and Martin Truex Jr. have been fierce rivals in the NASCAR, but the champions are happy to put that aside to support a good cause.        ...
17:48, 05/09/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. explains how IndyCar can learn from NASCAR's qualifying blunders Should the Indy 500 guarantee entries for some drivers and teams? NASCAR's 15-time most popular driver and NBC analyst leans toward a hard No.        ...
21:00, 05/25/2019

NASCAR Looking Into Homophobic Comments Allegedly Made Over Truck Series Team Radio A NASCAR official confirmed to Jalopnik Friday that it’s looking into claims of homophobic comments communicated over a team radio during the Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Thursday night, in response to on-track disputes between play...
14:00, 08/16/2019

Joe Gibbs Toyota ace Truex wins NASCAR Dover race from back of grid Martin Truex Jr stormed from the back of the NASCAR Cup Series field to take his second victory of the season for Joe Gibbs Racing in the rescheduled Dover race...
14:48, 05/06/2019

Bowyer and Jones in post-race spat over "dumb" NASCAR Kansas move Clint Bowyer was involved in a post-race spat with Erik Jones after the Kansas Speedway NASCAR Cup Series round over a "dumb" move that Bowyer felt cost him second place...
07:00, 05/13/2019

| WATCH | Seven controversial Donald Trump tweets A look at seven of Donald Trump's most controversial tweets, from telling some Democratic congresswomen to go back to where they came from, to calling Meryl Streep over-rated as an actress....
15:00, 08/12/2019

NHL playoffs have often been tilted by controversial calls: Here are some of the most memorable Officiating decisions have drawn criticism in 2019 NHL playoffs, but Brett Hull's illegal foot-in-the-crease goal decided a Stanley Cup championship.        ...
10:48, 05/08/2019

UP Minister's Controversial Comment On "Nature Of Rape" An Uttar Pradesh minister today questioned the authenticity of some rape cases saying there is a "nature" of each rape. A video clip of the minister's controversial comment was shared on social media......
12:48, 06/09/2019

Kim Kardashian says she had 'innocent intentions' with controversial shapewear name Kim Kardashian is opening up about the immense backlash she recently faced after revealing the name of her new line of shapewear: Kimono -- and her decision to change the controversial title.  ...
17:32, 07/08/2019

German trial looks into controversial cum-ex dividend deals The western German town of Bonn on Wednesday sees the opening of a criminal trial involving two British investment bankers, who stand accused of helping engineer dubious transactions resulting in massive tax losses....
08:16, 09/03/2019

Guatemala, U.S. Discuss Controversial Migrant Deal Under safe-third-country treaty, the violence-racked Central American nation would require asylum seekers from Honduras and El Salvador to make their claims there....
17:16, 06/19/2019

Ilhan Omar defends her controversial 9/11 comments ​WASHINGTON – Rep. Ilhan Omar defended previous comments she made about the September 11 terror attacks in her first Sunday show sit-down on “Face the Nation.” Host Margaret Brennan talked about how the son of a victim of 9/11 wore a T-shirt to...
16:49, 09/15/2019

USWNT tops Spain in World Cup after controversial PK REIMS, France — Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Spain on Monday. Rapinoe’s first came i...
12:00, 06/24/2019

Trump Praises Controversial Hungarian Leader President Trump offered praise on Monday for Hungary’s controversial prime minister during the European leader’s first White House visit in more than 20 years, describing him as a highly respected figure who has done what he must to keep his country ...
16:16, 05/13/2019

Why The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2019 List Is More Controversial Than Ever Even now, five years on, René Redzepi’s face still lights up when he recalls the April night his restaurant Noma was named best restaurant in the world for the fourth time. After a difficult 2013, whose nadir came when the Copenhagen res...
04:16, 06/21/2019

Aussies could get slugged with a 'Netflix tax' under controversial NBN Co proposal NBN Co has put forward a proposal to its top 50 retail service provider (RSP) partners, asking them what they think of charging a different amount for the data used by streaming video compared with other traffic and services.First reported by telecom...
19:32, 07/01/2019

Who is Marianne Williamson? A look at the controversial Democratic candidate Williamson, an author, spiritual leader and self-help expert, topped the list of most-searched-for people during the second Democratic debate on Thursday night....
15:32, 06/28/2019

Yankees nipped by Dodgers after controversial play goes against them LOS ANGELES — The only stain on a scintillating Yankees-Dodgers game on Saturday afternoon was the asinine uniforms worn by the two best teams in baseball. Other than the Players’ Weekend rags, the Dodgers’ 2-1 victory in front of 53,803 at Dodger St...
22:00, 08/24/2019

MTA board approves controversial reorganization plan The Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s board on Wednesday approved a reorganization plan for the beleaguered agency — despite members’ concerns that the plan remains unfinished and could strip power from popular subways boss Andy Byf...
02:48, 07/25/2019

UK's controversial use of face recognition to be challenged in court The first legal battle of the UK's use of face recognition technology begins today, the police today it helps them find suspects but critics say it is unlawful...
04:32, 05/21/2019

Pac-12 to make statements on potentially controversial calls Pac-12 says it will make public statement this football season on certain potentially controversial officiating calls as part of conference's efforts to provide more transparency.       ...
11:32, 08/26/2019

Philippines weighs re-use of controversial dengue vaccine The Philippines is considering re-introducing a dengue vaccine whose use it halted because of links to the deaths of several children, as authorities battle to contain a dengue outbreak that has killed more than 450 people this year....
06:16, 08/02/2019

US officials attend opening at controversial Jerusalem dig American officials looked as Israel opened a newfound Roman-era street at a controversial archaeological site in east Jerusalem, a move that deepened Palestinian animosity toward the White House’s mediation efforts...
13:00, 06/30/2019

Croats gather in Austria for controversial commemoration BLEIBURG, Austria (AP) — Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters have gathered in a field in southern Austria to commemorate the massacre of pro-Nazi Croats by communists at the end of World War II. The controversial annual event was held Saturday...
08:48, 05/18/2019

Ilhan Omar says she's controversial only because 'people seem to want the controversy' Rep. Ilhan Omar, reacting to outrage over a resurfaced video in which she appeared to compare migrant detention centers to the slave trade, said Sunday she’s “controversial” only because “people seem to want the controversy.”...
04:48, 09/16/2019

HD Kumaraswamy's Advice After "Controversial" Remarks By JDS Leader Fed up with the differences in the ruling Congress-JDS coalition and the "Siddaramaiah for CM again'' clamour, senior JDS leader Basavaraj Horatti on Saturday suggested that the assembly be dissolved....
14:48, 05/18/2019

Pope laments abortion with controversial 'hit man' remark The head of the Catholic Church has equated getting an abortion for medical reasons with hiring a contract killer. German officials have condemned such rhetoric, saying it is "absolutely unacceptable."...
12:32, 05/25/2019

Kashmir: Pro-India lawmaker arrested under controversial law The former leader of the Indian-administered part of Kashmir was arrested on Monday under a controversial law that allows authorities to detain people for two years without trial....
07:48, 09/16/2019

The World’s Most Controversial Coal Mine Doesn’t Add Up Adani’s Carmichael project became a hot-button issue in Australia’s recent election. It could finally be getting the go-ahead, but the math is all wrong....
16:16, 05/23/2019

E.U. Leadership Shake Up: The Most Consequential, and Controversial, Things to Know The European Union has expanded the power of its controversial digital czar, and the new leader of the bloc’s executive arm is calling for an expanded role in military matters....
06:48, 09/11/2019

Tom Ford's Most Controversial Fashion Moments of All-Time Happy Birthday to the "King of Sex"! No, we're not talking about Harry Styles after that Rolling Stone interview. We're, of course, talking about Tom Ford, the celebrated......
14:00, 08/27/2019

AT&T boss defends controversial succession plan AT&T boss Randall Stephenson defended his decision to pick a controversial insider as his successor, days after billionaire Paul Singer’s activist hedge fund questioned the move. Facing criticism over his decision last week to promote John Stankey, t...
13:48, 09/17/2019

NBA roundup: Warriors fall in controversial finish "Karl-Anthony Towns made a tiebreaking - and controversial - free throw with\r\na half-second remaining in overtime on Friday night, giving the Minnesota\r\nTimberwolves a 131-130 victory that dropped the visiting Golden State Warriors\r\ninto a tie ...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Colts players irate about fans booing Andrew Luck after QB retires: 'It was (expletive)' Several Colts players made it clear they were unhappy with the fans who booed Andrew Luck after word of his retirement leaked.       ...
16:32, 08/26/2019

American Airlines retires last of its 'workhorse' MD-80 fleet An era ended at American Airlines on Wednesday as the airline retired the remaining 26 planes of the McDonnell Douglas MD-80 fleet.       ...
03:48, 09/05/2019

Crash derails Jimmie Johnson's quest for 16th-straight NASCAR playoffs appearance Jimmie Johnson is the only NASCAR driver to make the playoffs every year since the format was created in 2004        ...
23:01, 09/16/2019

Kyle Busch dodges fine for criticizing NASCAR rules package after Dover race Busch's expletive-riddled assessment after Monday's rain-postponed race in Delaware in years past likely would have drawn a hefty fine.        ...
18:00, 05/08/2019

Teen NASCAR racer Hailie Deegan claims Todd Souza ‘cussed her out’ after collision Teen racer Hailie Deegan and veteran Todd Souza added fuel to a racing rivalry this weekend following NASCAR’s K&N Pro Series West race at World Wide Technology Raceway in Illinois....
14:32, 08/30/2019

NASCAR All-Star Race 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and weather at Charlotte Motor Speedway All the information you need to get ready for Saturday night's Monster Energy Open and Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race.        ...
05:32, 05/18/2019

Rain, big crash help long-shot Justin Haley win NASCAR Cup Series race at Daytona Weather forced NASCAR to end the Coke Zero Sugar 400 early, giving Justin Haley the victory in just his third Cup Series start.       ...
16:48, 07/07/2019

Opinion: Tony Stewart's first ballot selection to NASCAR Hall of Fame a no-brainer Three-time NASCAR Cup champion Tony Stewart is joined in the class of 2020 by Joe Gibbs, Bobby Labonte, Buddy Baker and Waddell Wilson.        ...
16:32, 05/22/2019

NASCAR playoffs 2019: Schedule, lineup, TV and more for South Point Hotel & Casino 400 at Las Vegas All the information you need to get ready for Sunday's NASCAR playoff opener, the South Point Hotel & Casino 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.       ...
11:16, 09/15/2019