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What NASCAR, All Motorsports Must Learn From Jason Leffler's Tragic Death

Auto racing in any form can never be completely safe. Let’s be upfront and honest about that.<p>There is just too much speed, too much metal and not enough protection for the human body, which isn’t meant to withstand some of the horrors of an automobile accident. There are inherent dangers within …

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Online betting site Betway<p>From the first kick to the last stride. Every shot, every point, every race, every win – experience it like never before at …

Eight bronze age boats surface at Fens creek in record find

A fleet of eight prehistoric boats, including one almost nine metres long, has been discovered in a Cambridgeshire quarry on the outskirts of …

Can you really supercharge a 1978 Chevy Monza with leaf blowers?

There's a reason I don't own a dyno. Well, technically there are around five thousand reasons I don't own a dyno, but the most prominent of those is the fact that I'd spend all my days tracking down horsepower in the most hairbrained of ways. You know, like bolting five leaf blowers to a 1978 …

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Unmarried Chinese mothers to be fined

Plans to fine women who have children out of wedlock have caused outrage in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.<p>On Monday, state media reported that under draft legislation being considered by the city's government unmarried mothers and women who had children with men who were already married would …

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Madrid down United on veterans day

Nostalgia is one of the 21st century's growth industries. As the music business has realised, there is a kudos to seeing ageing greats perform one …

Astonishing Numbers: America's Poor Still Live Better Than Most Of The Rest Of Humanity

There’s a lot of debate (from certain quarters it’s less debate than whining actually) about the increasing inequality in the United States. Sure, maybe it’s true that the country continues to grow but what about the poor and their incomes?<p>And there might even be something worth worrying about in …

David Beckham meets with Miami city leaders, tours two potential MLS facilities

In addition to weighing a partnership with Bolivian billionaire Marcelo Claure, Beckham is apparently quite serious about using his option to buy a MLS expansion team.<p>It would appear there is more than a little something to the rumors that David Beckham is considering the possibility of using his …

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J.C. Penney removes billboard of tea kettle said to resemble Hitler

The kerfuffle over a tea kettle bearing a potential resemblance to Adolf Hitler has reached a boiling point, as J.C. Penney has removed a billboard advertising the product and taken it off its website.<p>A California billboard depicting the Michael Graves-designed kettle for sale at the store was …

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Disneyland employee arrested in dry-ice bombing

Christian Barnes, 22, allegedly placed the device in a theme park trash can. No one was injured in the explosion<p>ANAHEIM, Calif. — Police arrested a Disneyland employee on suspicion of putting a so-called dry ice bomb in a theme park trash can where it exploded, authorities said Wednesday.<p>No one was …

No pit speed limit in All-Star race

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Speeding on pit road is now legal -- at least in qualifying for Saturday's Sprint All-Star race.<p>In an attempt to spice up …

Why NASCAR Needs to Take Sprint All-Star Race on the Road

A rule change for this year's NASCAR all-star event is meant to stymie others from replicating how five-time series champion Jimmie Johnson played last year's rules to his advantage. Johnson won last year's first heat race to guarantee himself the pole position for the final sprint—and then …

Garb: Summer Picking

Spend less time picking your outfits and more time picking your guitar strings. You could use the practice.<p>John Varvatos Oxford Peace Sign Button Up …

PayPal exec aims to “obliterate passwords from the face of the planet”

Forget passwords—let your phone scan your fingerprints or eyes.<p>PayPal's top security official is on a quest to kill passwords.<p>"Our intention is to …

Two Products for People Who Miss the Old Windows

The face of Windows 8 — the tablet-like, tile-based Start Screen that comes up every time you start a new PC — is nicely designed and works well on …

The Smith Manoeuvre: A Canadian mortgage tax-deductible plan

Canadian homeowners do not enjoy the same mortgage interest deduction that their neighbours to the south do. Fortunately, the Smith Manoeuvre is a powerful financial method that gradually restructures the largest non-deductible debt of your lifetime (your mortgage) into a deductible investment loan.<p>…

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