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Las Vegas the first test for NASCAR's new rules package

12:05 PM, Mar 7, 2014

This weekend's Sprint Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway will be the first of 11 events contested on 1.5-mile racetracks this season.

This Week in Auto Racing March 7 - 9

11:43 AM, Mar 7, 2014

It's the third race of the season for both the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Kurt Busch attempting Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double

10:01 AM, Mar 4, 2014

Kurt Busch will try to become the first driver in a decade to compete in both the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on the same day.

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Swan Racing adds investor for its two-car team in 2014

1:51 PM, Jan 13, 2014

Swan Racing announced on Monday that Iowa businessman Anthony Marlowe has joined its two-car Sprint Cup Series team as a minority owner.

Earnhardt Jr. supports Letarte's decision to depart team

1:56 PM, Jan 10, 2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr. said it was a "huge shock" when he first learned of crew chief Steve Letarte's plans to depart his No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team at the end of the 2014 season and join NBC Sports for its coverage of NASCAR next year.

Earnhardt Jr.'s crew chief Letarte to join NBC in 2015

3:24 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Crew chief Steve Letarte will leave Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team at the conclusion of the 2014 Sprint Cup Series season and join NBC Sports for its coverage of NASCAR next year.

Stewart on track for return in February at Daytona

2:48 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Tony Stewart said he's ready to resume his driving duties next month at Daytona International Speedway after a leg injury sidelined him for the final 15 Sprint Cup Series races of the 2013 season.

Report: Earnhardt Jr.'s crew chief Letarte to join NBC in 2015

12:21 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Crew chief Steve Letarte will leave Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team at the conclusion of the 2014 Sprint Cup Series season and join NBC Sports for its coverage of NASCAR next year, according to multiple reports.

Buck replacing Darby as Sprint Cup Series director

10:45 AM, Jan 9, 2014

NASCAR announced on Thursday that Richard Buck is replacing John Darby as managing director of the Sprint Cup Series.

Fans honor injured Schumacher on his 45th birthday

8:26 AM, Jan 3, 2014

GRENOBLE, France (AP) - Scores of Michael Schumacher's fans converged Friday on a hospital in the French Alps to honor the Formula One great on his 45th birthday, just days after he was critically injured in a skiing accident.

Schumacher stable but brain injury still critical

8:50 AM, Jan 1, 2014

GRENOBLE, France (AP) - Formula One great Michael Schumacher's condition was stable but still critical overnight as he remained unconscious following a brain injury suffered in a skiing accident, his manager said Wednesday.

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9:46 AM, Nov 16, 2007

Lawn tonic drought formula

Our lawns are getting enough water this spring to grow and stay green. But how will they fare when the heat hits in a few more weeks?

4:44 PM, Feb 16, 2007

Parents forced to evict adult children

DENVER - A 9Wants to Know investigation discovered that a growing number of parents are evicting their children after they move back home.

11:10 PM, May 8, 2012

How to jump start your fitness resolutions

KUSA - You don't need a lot of equipment to get a good workout. Using your own bodyweight as resistance is the perfect way to train for everyday life.

12:21 PM, Jan 22, 2014

Service dogs helping with invisible disabilities

KUSA - Michelle Penfold has a different answer when folks ask if they can pet her dog.

3:49 PM, Jan 4, 2007

Missy Franklin presented with quilt

CENTENNIAL - It has been a rare time out of the water for Missy Franklin. 

11:29 PM, Aug 23, 2013

Woman injured in sex toy mishap

LEXINGTON PARK, Md. - A Southern Maryland woman was seriously injured in a mishap involving a sex toy over the weekend. The case was first reported on BayNet.com, and Saint Mary's County Public Safety sources confirmed the information to WUSA in Washington, D.C.

12:39 PM, Mar 10, 2009

70-year-old woman says her garden is the Fountain of Youth

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Annette Larkins' backyard garden is full of fruits and vegetables. Every corner of her garden has something that is edible.

4:30 PM, Feb 29, 2012

1936 message in bottle finds way to sender's grandson

AHIPARA BAY, New Zealand - A New Zealand man found a message in a bottle believed to be 76 years old.

9:55 AM, Jan 21, 2013

World's tallest, fastest waterslide to open in Kansas

KANSAS CITY - A photo of an under-construction waterslide in Kansas City, Kansas, with what looks to be a right-angle drop has social media users gawking and expressing fear.

11:49 AM, Nov 20, 2013
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