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FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Earthquake Center says a magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 43 miles northwest of Fairbanks on Saturday night.The center says no reports of damage have been received about the earthquake, which was felt in Fairbanks ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Tony Stewart was cheered in practice Saturday.Jeff Gordon and other drivers wouldn't be surprised if Stewart hears bigger cheers Sunday night.Kevin Harvick will be on the pole, but Stewart, who will start 12th, will be ...more

AP News - 50 mins ago

SALISBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police say a vintage racing enthusiast is dead after a crash during a race in Connecticut.Authorities say 73-year-old Lee Duran, of Lyme, lost control of his car and crashed Saturday afternoon at Lime Rock Park. No other ...more

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HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Crew chief Ernie Cope was worried when Kevin Harvick's practice laps didn't go as well as expected Friday.So Cope sought reassurance from his driver."I asked, 'Are we all right?'" Cope said. "He said, 'We're going to s ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

CLERMONT, Ind. (AP) — Tony Schumacher won the Traxxas Nitro Shootout on Saturday night to earn $100,000 on Saturday night in the U.S. Nationals.Schumacher, a seven-time Top Fuel season champion who has nine NHRA victories at Lucas Oil Raceway, b ...more

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EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The owner of bikini coffee stands in Washington state banked more than $2 million in just three years because her baristas were also selling sex acts, according to local prosecutors.Snohomish County prosecutors charged Carm ...more

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CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of fuel and crashed Saturday into the Atlantic Oc ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The mixed martial arts fighter known as War Machine has been extradited to Las Vegas to face charges he beat his ex-girlfriend and then fled to California.The man born Jonathan Paul Koppenhaver was booked into Clark County jail ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The mixed martial arts fighter known as War Machine has been extradited to Las Vegas to face charges he beat his ex-girlfriend and then fled to California.The man born Jonathan Paul Koppenhaver was booked into Clark County jail ...more

AP News - 4 hours ago

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Rookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin has been upgraded to stable condition after undergoing a procedure for a chest injury from his horrific crash during a practice session.IndyCar announced Aleshin's improvement Saturday ...more