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Talladega officials presented Earnhardt Jr. with the auto, which his father raced during his 1979 rookie season, as well as some races during his 1980 championship season, as a retirement gift. Spencer wasn't the only driver who seemed to raise questions about Earnhardt's win in the July Daytona race. It may have been the starting point of a conspiracy theory that lingers to this day about the legitimacy of Earnhardt's auto.
  • Six players added to Black Caps squad for series against India

    Six players added to Black Caps squad for series against India

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    Opener Shikhar Dhawan who missed out on the Australia ODI series due to personal reasons made a comeback to the side while the selectors also chose to bring back in-form Dinesh Karthik who was a part of the T20 team for the recently concluded series against Australia.
  • Hertha Berlin players kneel in solidarity with NFL

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    He recently said that National Football League owners should "get that son of a bitch off the field" when "somebody disrespects our flag". Images show the team gathering in the middle of the pitch at Hertha stadium and taking a knee while linking up arm-in-arm, before kick-off against Schalke.
  • Tottenham Hotspur finally win at Wembley by beating Bournemouth

    Tottenham Hotspur finally win at Wembley by beating Bournemouth

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    Tottenham's manager will be hoping Harry Kane , fresh off a Ballon d'Or nomination, can pick up where he left off and fire them to victory against Bournemouth on Saturday. They are just five points adrift, with their early title chances being kept alive by their away record and the electrifying form of Harry Kane . Tottenham, who are unbeaten in their last eight outings in all competitions, winning six of those, are now third in the Premier League table with 14 points from seven games.
  • IS auto bomb kills 18 in Syria

    IS auto bomb kills 18 in Syria

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    A high-ranking armed forces officer told Prensa Latina that during the Al-Mayadeen-liberating military operation the armed forces and their allies found and seized huge stores and weapon ammunition depots to supply a great number of combat battalions with arms.
  • South Africa to play Zimbabwe in inaugural four-day Test

    South Africa to play Zimbabwe in inaugural four-day Test

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    The test league is set to begin in 2019 and will involve the nine test-playing nations each playing six series - three home and three away - over the two-year cycle and culminating in a final. "Throughout the discussions about the future of Test cricket it became clear whilst context is crucial we must also consider alternatives and trial initiatives that may support the future viability of Test cricket", Richardson said.
  • Man arrested for assault at Eagles game

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    Note: The following video contains violence and blood and may be disturbing to some viewers . A man wearing a Carolina Panthers jersey is seen engaged in a verbal argument with a fan seated behind him at Bank of America Stadium. The victim telling the dude bro how they're being jerks and how rude they are for not sitting. The assailant was reportedly seated in section 541, row 24, seat 10.
  • Cal football expects to host Friday night game amid air quality concerns

    Cal football expects to host Friday night game amid air quality concerns

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    Despite the setback inside the conference, the Cougars do still control their own destiny inside the Pac-12 North but likely saw those whispers of being a dark horse College Football Playoff contender go away. We're certainly consulting with them and looking at contingency plans if an event can't be played. The play - similar to one he made at Bothell High School in the 2014 Washington state championship game - came at 10:28 p.m., meaning that most of ESPN's East Coast audience was sound ...
  • Victor Cruz Dreaming About Returning To New York Giants

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    So we're gonna find out what we're made out of on a big stage. LB Jonathan Casillas (neck), DE Romeo Okwara (knee), RB Paul Perkins (ribs), C Weston Richburg (concussion), WR Sterling Shepard (ankle) and DE Olivier Vernon (ankle) will not play.
  • Nehra retires from global cricket

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    He said he would have retired after the third match against Australia in Hyderabad. Interestingly, he is not the only veteran to have announced his retirement in the month of October. Also, the way Bhuvneshwar (Kumar) has been bowling, there have been times when I and Jaspreet Bumrah have played while Bhuvi and (Mohd) Shami have sat out.
  • Three key Chiefs practiced Friday, should be ready to play vs. Steelers

    Three key Chiefs practiced Friday, should be ready to play vs. Steelers

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    With that said, the Chiefs are expected to run the football quite a bit against the Steelers base 3-4 defense on Sunday and that likely means a heavy dose of rookie running back Kareem Hunt , who now leads the league in rushing. Maybe, but this Chiefs side has been electric in the fourth quarter this season and piled on the points against exhausted defenses. KC has put up at least 24 points in every game and is averaging 32.8 points and 434.4 yards per game.
  • What to know about the Clemson matchup

    What to know about the Clemson matchup

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    All week long, Clemson players and coaches have talked about the Carrier Dome and how unique of an environment it is. DEFENSE RULES: Clemson is ranked eighth nationally in total defense, limiting opponents to an average of 264.3 yards per game.
  • Ex Boyfriend is Arrested in Murdered of University of Pittsburgh Student

    Ex Boyfriend is Arrested in Murdered of University of Pittsburgh Student

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    Captain Crosby said Darby will be extradited back to Pennsylvania, where he'll face criminal homicide charges . She was found dead that same morning when her father broke down her door after she failed to answer his calls . The resident reported that the suspect was tampering with a home and alerted officers. "There is a bill now in the state Senate that would ".allow a judge to order an electronic monitoring device on a defendant in a protection from abuse order.if a defendant is ...