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AP News - 11 hours ago

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Erik Jones led for 131 of 200 laps and won the NASCAR Trucks series race in Iowa on Friday night, giving Kyle Busch Motorsports its seventh win in nine races this season.It's the second career win for the 18-year-old Jones an ...more

AP News - 14 hours ago

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Team Penske has been so strong in the IndyCar series this season that any one of its drivers could win on Saturday night.Penske's history at Iowa Speedway suggests that none of them will.Penske entered the weekend at I ...more

AP News - 15 hours ago

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kyle Busch went from upside down to top of the field.Busch continued the season-long trend of track record qualifying speeds, turning a lap of 138.130 mph Friday to win the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.It's the ...more

AP News - 22 hours ago

General Motors Co. has named an Infiniti executive to head its Cadillac division, which has struggled with sagging U.S. sales this year while competing luxury brands have advanced.GM announced Friday that Johan de Nysschen will become president ...more

AP News - 22 hours ago

EPERNAY, France (AP) — Matteo Trentin has won the seventh stage of the Tour de France in a photo finish, after a group crash and hilly final section split the pack — notably ensnaring U.S. rider Tejay van Garderen.Italy's Vincenzo Nibali retaine ...more

AP News - Jul 11, 2014 8:07 AM

Aug. 3 — Hall of Fame game, Canton, Ohio.Sept. 4 — Regular season begins, Green Bay at Seattle.Sept. 7-8 — First full weekend of regular season.Oct. 7 — Fall owners meetings, Detroit. ...more

AP News - Jul 11, 2014 8:06 AM

July 15 — All-Star game, Minneapolis.July 18 — Deadline for amateur draft picks to sign.July 27 — Hall of Fame inductions, Cooperstown, N.Y.July 31 — Last day to trade a player without securing waivers.Aug. 12-14 — Owners' m ...more

AP News - Jul 11, 2014 7:36 AM

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Barcelona says it has reached agreement with Liverpool for transfer of Luis Suarez. ...more

AP News - Jul 11, 2014 1:29 AM

MIAMI (AP) — Rances Barthelemy won a unanimous decision over Argenis Mendez and captured the International Boxing Federation junior-lightweight title Thursday night.Despite losing two points on fouls, Barthelemy was the aggressor for most the bo ...more

AP News - Jul 11, 2014 1:25 AM

MIAMI (AP) — Rances Barthelemy won a unanimous decision over Argenis Mendez and captured the International Boxing Federation junior-lightweight title Thursday night.Despite losing two points on fouls, Barthelemy was the aggressor for most the bo ...more