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Trump Lashes Out at NASCAR, Bubba Wallace Over Flag, Rope

WASHINGTON — After a weekend spent stoking division, President Donald Trump on Monday went after NASCAR's only Black driver and criticized its decision to ban the Confederate flag at its races and venues. Exploiting racial tensions, Trump wrongly accused Bu...
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NASCAR Bans Confederate Flag From Its Races and Properties

NASCAR banned the Confederate flag from its races and properties on Wednesday, formally distancing itself from what for many is a symbol of slavery and racism that had been a familiar sight at stock car events for more than 70 years. The move comes amid soc...
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NASCAR Star Kyle Larson Uses Racial Slur During Virtual Race

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR star Kyle Larson was suspended indefinitely by NASCAR and without pay by Chip Ganassi Racing on Monday for using a racial slur on a live stream during a virtual race. “We are extremely disappointed by what Kyle said last night durin...
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Sister: Earnhardt Jr. and Family ‘Safe’ After Plane Crash

ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. is safe and in a hospital for evaluation after his plane crashed in east Tennessee, the NASCAR television analyst and retired driver's sister tweeted. Earnhardt's sister, Kelley Earnhardt Miller, tweeted that the dri...