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WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of Vietnam's Communist Party is heading to the White House on Tuesday for meetings with President Barack Obama and other top officials.Nguyen Phu Trong is the de facto leader of Vietnam despite holding no official gove ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Giants are aware of an incident involving Jason Pierre-Paul and fireworks, but the team is unsure about the severity of any injuries to the star defensive end, a person with knowledge of the incident tells The Associated Press on Mo ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The death toll from faulty ignition switches in General Motors' small cars has risen by two to 121.Victims' families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each by attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM las ...more

AP News - Jul 05, 2015 9:59 PM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — As rain delayed his final race at Daytona International Speedway, four-time NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon was showered with cheers during driver introductions Sunday.Speedway officials handed out thousands of placards co ...more

AP News - Jul 05, 2015 5:42 PM

NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — Doug Kalitta earned his second Top Fuel win of the season Sunday at NHRA Nationals at Summit Motorsports Park.Kalitta secured his 37th career victory by driving his dragster past Antron Brown in the final round. Kalitta had ...more

AP News - Jul 05, 2015 4:23 PM

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — This is the new reality for Victor Espinoza.A half-filled white Styrofoam cup of espresso is to his left, a black Sharpie pen is in his right hand and a 3-inch-high stack of Triple Crown commemorative posters is in ...more

AP News - Jul 05, 2015 3:39 PM

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Rain soaked Silverstone and water then filled Lewis Hamilton's eyes.The world champion won on home soil for the third time on Sunday as the inclement weather provided the conditions for a thrilling British Grand Prix ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2015 11:38 PM

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Rico Abreu has earned his first career stock car victory, racing to the win at Columbus Motor Speedway in Ohio.Abreu set a track record in winning the pole for Saturday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series East event. He then ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2015 11:33 PM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Austin Dillon once stood in victory lane at Daytona International Speedway celebrating a Dale Earnhardt win with his grandfather and wondering if he would ever make it back to commemorate his own achievement.Richard Ch ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2015 9:43 PM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The newly formed driver council met with NASCAR for a second time Saturday and it may have led to a new rules package for upcoming races at Indianapolis and Michigan.NASCAR has already said it will use a package with l ...more