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NASCAR: No penalties for Stewart, Logano

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 26 (UPI) -- NASCAR drivers Tony Stewart and Joey Logano won't be penalized for a post-race dust-up following last weekend's Auto Club 400, racing officials said Tuesday.

19-year-old charged in Philly child kidnap

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- A young woman has been charged with the bizarre kidnapping of a 5-year-old girl from a Philadelphia elementary school.

Police: Kidnapper targeted 5-year-old girl

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A 5-year-old girl kidnapped from her Philadelphia school appears to have been targeted, investigators said.

Man charged with trying to grab girl

PHILADELPHIA, July 20 (UPI) -- A Philadelphia man has been charged with the attempted daylight abduction of a young girl on a street near her home, police said Friday.
Would-be child abductor sought

Would-be child abductor sought

PHILADELPHIA, July 19 (UPI) -- Philadelphia officials say they are offering $10,000 for the arrest and conviction of a man who tried to kidnap a 10-year-old girl on a street.

Johnson's Daytona car fails inspection

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 17 (UPI) -- NASCAR officials announced Friday that the car Jimmie Johnson had planned to drive in the Daytona 500 had failed opening-day inspection.

New mom charged with attempted murder

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- A mother who allegedly abandoned her newborn baby in a cardboard box left on a street has been charged with attempted murder, Philadelphia police said.

Accused molester dies in apparent suicide

LONDON, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- A man accused of abusing hundreds of boys while running a London children's home apparently took his own life as his trial was about to start, authorities said.

Stewart-Busch incidents at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Brief incidents involving two-time Sprint Cup points champion Tony Stewart and Kurt Busch highlighted Friday's practice for NASCAR's Budweiser Shootout.

NASCAR drivers skeptical of new car

BRISTOL, Tenn., March 22 (UPI) -- Some NASCAR drivers are critical of the "Car of Tomorrow," which is due to debut in Tennessee but others say they will give the car a chance.

NASCAR impounds Tony Stewart's car

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 28 (UPI) -- In a move believed to be unprecedented in NASCAR history, Tony Stewart's Chevrolet Monte Carlo was confiscated prior to Friday's practice for this weekend's Sam

Rusty Wallace fined for infraction

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Rusty Wallace's bid for his first Daytona 500 victory took a serious blow Friday when his race team was fined $10,000 he was pushed back in the field for Sunday

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NASCAR puts Todd Bodine on probation

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- NASCAR officials announced Wednesday that Todd Bodine had been placed on probation for the rest of the year, putting him one incident from an indefinite suspens

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NASCAR fines Rudd for garage fight

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- NASCAR fined Ricky Rudd and Robert Yates Racing teammate Larry Lackey and placed both on probation Tuesday for their roles in a fight following Saturday night's

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NASCAR makes another spoiler change

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 15 (UPI) -- In a sport driven by