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He's back: Kenseth returns to capture pole for All-Star race

Matt Kenseth's return to racing is already paying big dividends for Roush Fenway Racing after he grabbed the pole for Saturday night's NASCAR All-Star race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.    

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Governor declares state of emergency for wildfire risk

Governor Scott Walker announced Tuesday morning he has signed an executive order declaring a state of emergency in Wisconsin in response to wildfire conditions.

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Report: Kenseth returning to NASCAR

Cambridge native Matt Kenseth is returning to NASCAR. SB Nation is reporting that Kenseth is set to re-join Roush Fenway racing for the remainder of the season. The report indicates Kenseth will share the No. 6 car with Trevor Bayne. 

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Joe Gibbs Racing to replace Matt Kenseth with Erik Jones

Matt Kenseth is out at Joe Gibbs Racing, which will replace the oldest fulltime driver in NASCAR's top series with rising star Erik Jones next season.    Kenseth is 45. Jones turned 21 in May. 

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Tony Stewart to retire following 2016 season

Sources say the three-time NASCAR champion plans to officially announce his planned retirement.  More>>

Cambridge native Matt Kenseth ends 51-race drought with win at rainy Bristol

Matt Kenseth ended a 51-race drought Sunday night at rain-soaked Bristol Motor Speedway. The start was delayed nearly 90 minutes because of rain and the race was stopped three times as NASCAR desperately attempted to get a complete the show.
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Jeff Gordon wins pole for final Daytona 500 of his career

Jeff Gordon will start from the pole in his final Daytona 500 of his career. Gordon announced last month this will be his final full-time season, and he's been adamant next Sunday's season-opening Daytona 500 will be the last of his career. More>>

Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st Sprint Cup championship

Kevin Harvick has claimed his first career Sprint Cup championship with a win in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
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Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

Brad Keselowski has won the opening race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, a victory that automatically advances him into the second round.
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  • NFL's policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

    NFL's policy could mean a new playbook on protests this fall

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-05-25 18:51:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles...
    Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook this fall.More >>
    Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook this fall.More >>
  • Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Baffert thinks Justify has right stuff to win Triple Crown

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-05-25 18:51:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...(AP Photo/Garry Jones). Assistant trainer Jimmy Barnes holds Preakness Stakes and Kentucky Derby winner Justify as a crowd welcomes the horse back to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 20, 2018. Justify will attempt to become th...
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.More >>
    Bob Baffert tells 'PodcastOne Sports Now' that he has a good feeling about Justify's chances of winning the Triple Crown.More >>
  • Leclerc carries memories of his father, Bianchi at Monaco

    Leclerc carries memories of his father, Bianchi at Monaco

    Friday, May 25 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-05-25 18:51:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Claude Paris). Sauber driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco answers to reporters during a news conference, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday.(AP Photo/Claude Paris). Sauber driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco answers to reporters during a news conference, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday.
    When Charles Leclerc races for the first time at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, he will carry with him the memories of his father and his close friend Jules Bianchi.More >>
    When Charles Leclerc races for the first time at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, he will carry with him the memories of his father and his close friend Jules Bianchi.More >>
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