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No pain or problems for Stewart in Daytona practice

5:42 AM, Feb 15, 2014

After being sidelined for more than six months due to a leg injury, Tony Stewart's long-awaited return to racing occurred on Friday when he ran a total of 50 laps during practice at Daytona International Speedway.

The Inside Line: Plenty of changes for the 2014 Sprint Cup season

5:30 PM, Feb 14, 2014

The 2014 Sprint Cup Series season has arrived and with it a host of competition changes that should make this a rather amazing year in NASCAR's top racing circuit.

Stewart ready for return at Daytona after leg injury

3:49 PM, Feb 13, 2014

Tony Stewart is eager to get back in the race car and has no plans for a relief driver this weekend at Daytona International Speedway.

Patrick ignoring Petty's comments about not winning a race

12:48 PM, Feb 13, 2014

Danica Patrick is shrugging off comments that NASCAR legend Richard Petty recently made about her not having a chance to win a Sprint Cup Series race.

Sorenson lands ride with Tommy Baldwin Racing

3:16 PM, Feb 4, 2014

Reed Sorenson will drive the No. 36 Chevrolet for Tommy Baldwin Racing full-time in the Sprint Cup Series in 2014, the team announced on Tuesday.

NASCAR revamps its penalty structure, appeals process

2:37 PM, Feb 4, 2014

NASCAR has made substantial enhancements to its penalty structure and appeals process, which goes into effect for the 2014 season.

NASCAR expands Chase field, includes elimination rounds

2:17 PM, Jan 30, 2014

NASCAR unveiled on Thursday sweeping changes to its Chase for the Sprint Cup championship format in 2014, expanding the field of drivers/teams from 12 to 16 and including a series of elimination rounds to determine its champion.

NASCAR alters qualifying format for its top three series

6:22 PM, Jan 22, 2014

NASCAR announced a radical change to its qualifying format for the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series on Wednesday, making it similar to knockout qualifying used for Formula One and IndyCar Series road/street course races.

Almirola, sponsor Smithfield extend contracts with RPM

3:05 PM, Jan 15, 2014

Driver Aric Almirola and sponsor Smithfield Foods have signed three-year contract extensions with Richard Petty Motorsports, the team announced on Wednesday.

Swan Racing adds investor for its two-car team in 2014

3:51 PM, Jan 13, 2014

Swan Racing announced on Monday that Iowa businessman Anthony Marlowe has joined its two-car Sprint Cup Series team as a minority owner.

Earnhardt Jr. supports Letarte's decision to depart team

3:57 PM, Jan 10, 2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr. said it was a "huge shock" when he first learned of crew chief Steve Letarte's plans to depart his No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team at the end of the 2014 season and join NBC Sports for its coverage of NASCAR next year.

Earnhardt Jr.'s crew chief Letarte to join NBC in 2015

5:24 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Crew chief Steve Letarte will leave Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team at the conclusion of the 2014 Sprint Cup Series season and join NBC Sports for its coverage of NASCAR next year.

Stewart on track for return in February at Daytona

4:48 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Tony Stewart said he's ready to resume his driving duties next month at Daytona International Speedway after a leg injury sidelined him for the final 15 Sprint Cup Series races of the 2013 season.

Report: Earnhardt Jr.'s crew chief Letarte to join NBC in 2015

2:21 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Crew chief Steve Letarte will leave Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team at the conclusion of the 2014 Sprint Cup Series season and join NBC Sports for its coverage of NASCAR next year, according to multiple reports.

Buck replacing Darby as Sprint Cup Series director

12:45 PM, Jan 9, 2014

NASCAR announced on Thursday that Richard Buck is replacing John Darby as managing director of the Sprint Cup Series.

Dillon to drive the No. 3 for RCR in Sprint Cup next season

4:18 PM, Dec 11, 2013

The No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt is returning to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2014.

The Inside Line: Strange but memorable season in Sprint Cup

5:09 PM, Dec 10, 2013

Perhaps the best word to describe the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season is bizarre.

Stewart-Haas, Roush Fenway make changes to teams for 2014

5:32 PM, Nov 19, 2013

Both Stewart-Haas Racing and Roush Fenway Racing announced multiple personnel changes in their competition departments for the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series seasons.

Johnson's sixth title in sight but not guaranteed

4:51 AM, Nov 15, 2013

Jimmie Johnson winning his sixth Sprint Cup Series championship is the main "tropic" of conversation this week at Homestead-Miami Speedway -- the site of the season-ending races for all three of NASCAR's national touring series.

This Week in Auto Racing Nov. 15 - 17

4:47 AM, Nov 15, 2013

The 2013 NASCAR season concludes this weekend, with the championships in all three of its national touring series to be decided at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Formula One is at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas for the United States Grand Prix.

NASCAR driver, Trevor Bayne diagnosed with MS

1:03 PM, Nov 12, 2013

Trevor Bayne has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis but will continue to race in NASCAR.

This Week in Auto Racing Nov. 8 - 10

2:36 AM, Nov 8, 2013

All three of NASCAR's national touring series are running at Phoenix International Raceway this weekend, culminating with Sunday's ninth round in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

Hamlin tops Johnson for Martinsville pole

5:21 PM, Oct 25, 2013

Denny Hamlin grabbed the pole for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race after setting a new track qualifying record at Martinsville Speedway.

This Week in Auto Racing Oct. 25 - 27

2:50 PM, Oct 25, 2013

Round seven in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship takes place at Martinsville Speedway. The Camping World Truck Series will join Sprint Cup at Martinsville. Formula One resumes its schedule with the Indian Grand Prix.

Johnson aiming for a third straight win at Martinsville

11:56 AM, Oct 25, 2013

After competing at its biggest racetrack, Talladega Superspeedway, last weekend, the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship has moved on to the smallest track on the schedule, Martinsville Speedway.

Crew chief Parrott released from Richard Petty Motorsports

2:41 PM, Oct 22, 2013

Richard Petty Motorsports revealed on Tuesday that crew chief Todd Parrott is no longer with the team after he was indefinitely suspended for violating NASCAR's substance abuse policy.

The Inside Line: Emotional win for McMurray at Talladega

4:42 PM, Oct 21, 2013

Jamie McMurray hadn't been to victory lane in the Sprint Cup Series in three years, but after winning Sunday's race at Talladega Superspeedway, his emotions got the best of him.

McMurray wins at Talladega, Johnson takes over points lead

12:56 AM, Oct 21, 2013

Jamie McMurray ended a three-year winless streak in the Sprint Cup Series after holding off Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the closing laps of Sunday's Camping World RV Sales 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.

Suspected gas leak kills NASCAR racing fan

11:20 AM, Oct 20, 2013

Talladega County authorities say a suspected carbon monoxide leak has killed a Tennessee man who was camping out for a NASCAR race.

This Week in Auto Racing Oct. 18 - 20

3:05 PM, Oct 18, 2013

Round six in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship takes place at Talladega Superspeedway. The Camping World Truck Series will join Sprint Cup at Talladega. IndyCar will wrap up its season at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif.

Chase gets wild at Talladega

12:22 PM, Oct 18, 2013

The one track on the 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup that concerns the championship contenders the most is Talladega Superspeedway.

Crew chief Parrott suspended indefinitely

3:46 AM, Oct 18, 2013

NASCAR announced on Thursday that Sprint Cup Series crew chief Todd Parrott has been indefinitely suspended for violating the sanctioning body's substance abuse policy.

Crew chief Parrot suspended indefinitely

12:58 AM, Oct 18, 2013

NASCAR announced on Thursday that Sprint Cup Series crew chief Todd Parrott has been indefinitely suspended for violating the sanctioning body's substance abuse policy.

Ragan, Gilliland to remain with Front Row in 2014

1:09 PM, Oct 16, 2013

David Ragan and David Gilliland will return to Front Row Motorsports for the 2014 season.

NASCAR releases 2014 Sprint Cup schedule

2:10 PM, Oct 15, 2013

NASCAR officially released its 2014 Sprint Cup Series schedule on Tuesday, and as expected, there were a few minor changes made compared to this year's calendar.

The Inside Line: Kenseth, Johnson gear up for Chase stretch

12:31 PM, Oct 15, 2013

With the 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup now at its halfway point, Matt Kenseth and Jimmie Johnson are running side-by-side for the championship points lead.

Michael Waltrip Racing downsizing to two teams

5:24 PM, Oct 14, 2013

After recently losing its sponsorship from NAPA, Michael Waltrip Racing revealed on Monday it plans to run only two full- time teams in the Sprint Cup Series for the 2014 season.

Family seeks closure after remains identified

JACKSONVILLE, FL - Nearly three years after her disappearance, Tina McQuaig's family is one step to closure after her remains were finally identified as those found in Cecil Field.

12:19 PM, Mar 11, 2003

Smyrna mother indicted for starving daughter to death

A Cobb County grand jury has indicted Ebony Espree Berry on murder charges in the starvation death of her teenage daughter.

9:40 PM, Apr 3, 2013

Gainesville man built his house out of 12 shipping containers

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Shipping containers are extremely durable designed to withstand high winds, salt water and hold 60,000 lbs. so why not stack them and turn them into a house?

11:49 PM, Nov 15, 2012

Facebook's $16 Billion IPO 1 of World's Largest

NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook's initial public offering of stock is shaping up to be one of the largest ever. The leading online social network is raising at least $16 billion.

9:47 AM, May 18, 2012

CDC: Tick-Borne Parasite Threatening U.S. Blood Supply

An uncommon, but potentially fatal, tick-borne illness may be creeping into the U.S. blood supply and doctors need to develop a way to spot it, researchers report.

5:05 PM, Sep 6, 2011

Michael Dunn denied bond, indigent declaration

Michael Dunn, the man accused of murdering Jordan Davis, 17, is due back in court for two hearings Tuesday.

4:16 PM, Jul 16, 2013

Behind Honey Boo Boo: Show puts McIntyre, Ga. in big spotlight

McINTYRE, Ga. -- First Coast News talks to the people you won't see on one of the most talked about television shows ever.

8:59 AM, Nov 26, 2013

Should Florida lower legal limit for drunk driving?

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The federal government is asking states to consider lowering the threshold for drunk driving by nearly half.

5:56 PM, May 15, 2013

Looking for love on Craigslist and busted for prostitution

A local woman believes she was unfairly busted for prostitution after looking for love on Craigslist. Turns out the man who befriended her online was an undercover cop.

12:26 PM, Apr 30, 2013

Flu + You Day in Mandarin Friday

A special event is being held Friday to make sure older adults know about the benefits of getting a flu shot and to give free flu vaccines to seniors.

8:25 PM, Sep 5, 2013

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 JACKSONVILLE, FL - JANUARY 1: J.J. Green #15 of the Georgia Bulldogs returns a kickoff 48 yards to set up a field goal in the first half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers during the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl at Everbank Field on January 1, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

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Jimmie Johnson wins his sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship

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