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Grand jury to weigh case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart

A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York, a prosecutor said Tuesday.

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Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

Brad Keselowski holds up the trophy in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday in Joliet.

September 14, 2014 6:31 pm
Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

Brad Keselowski (2) drives in front of Aric Almirola (43) and Greg Biffle during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet.

September 14, 2014 6:31 pm
Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

JOLIET | Brad Keselowski saw one shot in front of him to steal the win in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

September 14, 2014 6:31 pm Photos

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Gordon covets elusive 5th title as Chase begins

Gordon covets elusive 5th title as Chase begins

JOLIET | Jeff Gordon hopped off a plane, his typical polished self, ready for a full day of appearances to promote NASCAR's championship race. Then he glanced down at his black polo and saw for the first time the thick, white streaks of deodorant that had soiled his shirt.

September 13, 2014 6:05 pm Related

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Gordon covets elusive 5th title as Chase begins

Gordon covets elusive 5th title as Chase begins

Driver Jeff Gordon signs autographs for fans during Friday's practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet. Gordon is aiming for his fifth Sprint Cup title.

September 13, 2014 6:05 pm
Kyle Busch gets pole for Chase opener at Chicago

Kyle Busch gets pole for Chase opener at Chicago

Driver Kyle Busch walks to his garage during Friday's practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet.

September 12, 2014 6:41 pm
Kyle Busch gets pole for Chase opener at Chicago

Kyle Busch gets pole for Chase opener at Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. | With rain in Friday's forecast at Chicagoland Speedway, the only time on track became a strategy session for the championship contenders.

September 12, 2014 6:41 pm Related

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Johnson opens Chase seeking record-tying 7th title

Johnson opens Chase seeking record-tying 7th title

Jimmie Johnson, left, and Carl Edwards chat during the NASCAR Sprint Cup media day in Chicago on Thursday. The opening race in the Chase is at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday in Joliet.

September 11, 2014 7:03 pm
Gordon says Stewart could run strong in Atlanta

Gordon says Stewart could run strong in Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. | Jeff Gordon is expecting Tony Stewart to be a contender in his return to the track.

August 30, 2014 3:02 pm
Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

August 28, 2014 4:10 pm
Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. | Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

August 28, 2014 4:10 pm Photos

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Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

August 28, 2014 4:10 pm
Logano edges Keselowski for first win at Bristol

Logano edges Keselowski for first win at Bristol

Joey Logano holds a sword presented to him after winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday in Bristol, Tenn.

August 23, 2014 10:26 pm
Logano edges Keselowski for first win at Bristol

Logano edges Keselowski for first win at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. | Joey Logano surged past Matt Kenseth with 44 laps to go and won for the first time in his career at Bristol Motor Speedway, foiling Kenseth's gambling attempt to secure a spot in NASCAR's playoffs.

August 23, 2014 10:26 pm

Gordon has thirst for fun at Delaware brewery

MILTON, Del. | Jeff Gordon may as well have been any average sports fan, sliding up to the bar and ordering a beer.

August 20, 2014 7:54 pm
Johnson hoping to end slump before Chase

Johnson hoping to end slump before Chase

Jimmie Johnson, who won at Michigan is June, will need to reverse an unimpressive stretch of results lately if he's going to repeat at MIS in today's Sprint Cup race.

August 16, 2014 4:46 pm
Johnson hoping to end slump before Chase begins

Johnson hoping to end slump before Chase begins

BROOKLYN, Mich. | The finishes seem implausible, especially because they've come in succession — 42nd place at Daytona, 42nd at New Hampshire, a brief improvement to 14th at the Brickyard, followed by a dip to 39th at Pocono and 28th at Watkins Glen.

August 16, 2014 4:46 pm
NASCAR bars drivers from exiting cars after wrecks

NASCAR bars drivers from exiting cars after wrecks

FILE - In this Oct. 3, 1999, file photo, Tony Stewart throws a piece of equipment in the direction of the car of Kenny Irwin after leaving his wrecked car, right, in turn one of the Martinsville Speedway during the NAPA AutoCare 500 in Martinsville, Va. in 1999. NASCAR added a rule Friday, o…

August 15, 2014 5:03 pm
NASCAR bars drivers from exiting cars after wrecks

NASCAR bars drivers from exiting cars after wrecks

BROOKLYN, Mich. | Even Jimmie Johnson has a temper — one that was on display long before he became a six-time champion and one of NASCAR's most respected drivers.

August 15, 2014 5:03 pm
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