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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) American team Haas has introduced its new car for its second season in Formula One. The VF-17 car was unveiled on the team’s website and social media platforms on Sunday. It will take to the track for the first time on Monday in the season’s first test session in Barcelona. The new…
02.26 / 16:32
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Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Brandon Manning will have a hearing with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety this week to discuss a bad hit he threw during Saturday’s Stadium Series game in Pittsburgh. During the second period of the outdoor game at Heinz Field, Manning destroyed Penguins forward Jake Guentzel with a big hit that left the Pens…
02.26 / 16:32
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The stars are out for the 59th running of the Daytona 500, with live coverage on FOX beginning at 1 p.m. ET and a green flag time of 2:20 p.m. Here are some of the stars in attendance today at the World Center of Racing. Mark J. Rebilas Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Jordan Sparks The…
02.26 / 16:32
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Rapper 50 Cent delivered one of the most awkward moments in Daytona 500 broadcast history four years ago prior to the Great American Race, as he shared a cringe-worthy kiss with FOX reporter Erin Andrews on pit road. [embedded content] Andrews actually blamed herself for how awkward the moment was, explaining that she was in…
02.26 / 16:32
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Saturday night’s AHL contest between the Chicago Wolves and Iowa Wild was a nasty affair both on and off the ice. It was reminiscent of the old-time hockey days in which players would beat fans with their own shoe. Late in the game, a brawl broke out on the ice and several players were sent to the…
02.26 / 15:23
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What does it take to win the Daytona 500? Just about everything. The winner of today’s 59th Daytona 500 (2 p.m. ET, FOX) will need to have a fast car, nerves of steel, good fortune and great timing. Year in and year out, this is one of the toughest races to win in NASCAR and today…
02.26 / 15:23
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A Golden State Warriors fan was given the chance to bowl for some cash Saturday night during a lopsided win over the Brooklyn Nets, but she would have gone home empty handed if not for a timely assist from Steph Curry. Steph Curry with the assist during the timeout!#ThisIsWhyWePlay pic.twitter.com/RBXSyY9hUz — NBA (@NBA) February 26,…
02.26 / 15:23
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Ravens pending free agent safety Matt Elam was reportedly arrested in Miami early Sunday morning on drug charges, according to Pro Football Talk. Elam, 25, was booked on charges of possession of more than 20 grams of cannabis, possession of cannabis with intent to sell or deliver, and possession of a controlled substance, per the…
02.26 / 15:23
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas is one of the NBA’s smaller players, standing at just 5-foot-9. He’s incredibly athletic and has the hops of someone 6-4, which he attempted to show in last week’s All-Star Game. Only, it didn’t go so well. The alley-oop to himself went unfinished, despite draining a 3-pointer after the miss.…
02.26 / 15:23
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qbV3J2aEIsw At least 28 people were injured — 21 of whom have been hospitalized — after a man driving a pickup truck plowed into a crowd of spectators Saturday night at a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans. The city's mayor, Mitch Landrieu, said none of the victims had sustained a life-threatening injury in the wreck, which both he and police are calling a drunken-driving incident. A 3-year-old child and a police officer are among the people hospitalized. "Our t…
02.26 / 15:00
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Students from more than 50 local schools will compete in the second WIPB Spelling Bee on March…
02.26 / 14:45
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A Gold Alert has been issued for a 20 year old Laurel man who was last seen leaving his East Trap Pond Road home Saturday night just after 9:30.  Delaware State Police say Jeremy Creppon is white, about 5’ 6” tall and 130 pounds with black hair and blue eyes.  Police have not been able [R…
02.26 / 14:23
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Jamie Lynn Spears’ 8-year-old daughter, Maddie, has fully recovered from her scary ATV accident. The singer announced the good news via Twitter on Saturday with a sweet selfie and message to fans. WATCH: Jamie Lynn Spears’ Daughter Maddie Headed Home From Hospital After Serious ATV Accident “Blessed to say my daughter has fully recovered &…
02.26 / 14:23
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Ian McShane is throwing some major shade at “Game of Thrones” fans.  **Spoiler alert: If you’re not caught up with the latest season, stop reading here.** The British actor appeared on the HBO series last year, making his debut as Brother Ray in a very crucial episode. During that episode it was revealed that The…
02.26 / 14:23
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After witnessing the horror show that was the Powershares QQQ 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Daytona International Speedway, it would be natural to worry that the Daytona 500 (2 p.m. ET, FOX) might turn out to be another demolition derby.   The XFINITY race featured four huge crashes — one on Lap 23 that…
02.26 / 14:23
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A contentious battle between is brewing between beermakers big and small in Baltimore.  Earlier this month, international liquor conglomerate Diageo announced plans to open a new Guinness brewery and taproom in in Relay, Md. The $50 million brewery-taproom facility would be the first Guinness-making operation on U.S. soil in over 60 years and bring in…
02.26 / 14:23
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The Olympic gold medalist called for USA Gymnastics President Steve Penny to resign for "dereliction of…
02.26 / 13:46
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The Trump administration comes to Washington more than 2 decades after successful welfare reform efforts of the…
02.26 / 13:46
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LAHTI, Finland (AP) Russia won the men’s cross-country skiing team sprint at the world championships Sunday after a dramatic last-lap crash wrecked the chances of the two leading teams. Norway’s Emil Iversen was fighting for the lead with Finland’s Iivo Niskanen but they collided as the Finn moved to overtake on the inside of the…
02.26 / 13:16
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LAHTI, Finland (AP) Norway continued its domination of women’s cross-country skiing at the world championships with victory in Sunday’s classic-style team sprint. Maiken Caspersen Falla and Heidi Weng won by 5.6 seconds to give Norway its third win from three women’s cross-country events. Russia’s Yulia Belorukova and Natalia Matveeva were second. Jessica Diggins of the…
02.26 / 13:16
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