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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Alex Brundle took the Daytona Prototype pole in qualifying Friday for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship's Lone Star Le Mans at Circuit of The Americas.The second-generation British driver turned a lap of 1 minute, 57.8 ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Much of the White House was evacuated on Friday after someone jumped the fence at the executive mansion.The incident occurred just minutes after President Barack Obama and his daughters left the White House on Friday evening ab ...more

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SPARTA, Ky. (AP) — As Sam Hornish Jr. ponders his next move in stock cars, he's prepared to make the most of his last scheduled ride this season for Joe Gibbs Racing.Last year's NASCAR Nationwide Series runner-up will make his eighth series star ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A government subcontractor who has spent over four years imprisoned in Cuba should be allowed to sue the U.S. government over lost wages and legal fees, his attorney told an appeals court Friday.Alan Gross was working in Cuba a ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A Maryland father whose 2-year-old and 3-year-old have been missing for almost two weeks says he refuses to believe his children are dead, as police suspect.Troy Turner's children have been the focus of a police search since Tu ...more

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BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Josh Gordon's tangled ordeal, full of legal twists and turns, has finally been straightened out.He can run a route back to the Browns this season.Cleveland's star wide receiver was reinstated into the NFL and had his on ...more

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LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Tony Stewart stepped over the pit road wall, signed a few autographs on a brisk walk to a golf cart and was whisked away from the track.Out of championship contention, Stewart was never a threat to win the pole Friday at New ...more

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LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Denny Hamlin once called his shot at New Hampshire, guaranteeing a win with a tweet, then following through with a mighty swing of an invisible baseball bat moments after taking the checkered flag.Any bold boasts this weekend ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities in Minnesota filed a petition Friday seeking a protective order for the 4-year-old son of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.In the petition, Hennepin County Human Services asked a judge to block Peterson from us ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Once again, Floyd Mayweather Jr. has some explaining to do.Nevada boxing regulators have ordered Mayweather to appear before them next week to answer questions about scenes aired on the Showtime network prior to his fight Saturd ...more