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10 Sports Pilgrimages Every Guy Should Make Once In His Life

Which sports events are worth planning a vacation around? Check out these ten sports happenings every guy should make a trip for.

02/05/2014

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Motorcyclist Dies In Apparent Racing Accident In Angeles National Forest

A motorcyclist who died in an apparent race accident in the Angeles National Forest was identified by the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office Wednesday.

01/01/2014

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Paul Walker Crash: Race Team Engineer Says Roger Rodas Was Skilled Driver

Roger Rodas was a highly skilled driver who would not have taken a risk with his friend and client Paul Walker’s life, an engineer for Rodas’ race team said Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/03/2013

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Warren’s Veneda Wins Cat’s Cradle

Warren’s Veneda gained the lead with an eighth of a mile to go and went on to win the $100,000 Cat’s Cradle Handicap by three-quarters of a length at Betfair Hollywood Park on Sunday.

11/17/2013

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KNX On Your Corner: Horse Racing

While there have always been plenty of ponies at the Los Angeles County Fair, Ed Mertz reports some of them will be racing at the Fairplex Park track starting Friday.

09/06/2013

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Girl, 4, Critically Injured In Riverside Hit-And-Run

A 4-year-old girl remained in critical condition Tuesday after suffering serious injuries in a hit-and-run racing accident.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/23/2013

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Formula-E Racing To Come To Los Angeles Next Year

Los Angeles has been announced as one of the 10 cities to host electric car racing next year.

04/22/2013

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Child Hurt In Apparent Hit-And-Run In Riverside

A child reportedly faced life-threatening injuries Monday after an apparent hit-and-run during a possible street racing incident in the city of Riverside.

04/22/2013

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KNX On Your Corner: Hollywood Park Track

This marks the 75th year of horse racing at Hollywood Park in Inglewood.

03/08/2013

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1 Dead, 5 Injured In North Long Beach Rollover Crash

Authorities say one man has been killed and five others were injured after the car they were traveling in flipped over several times in north Long Beach.

01/20/2013

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Following Danica Patrick: Virginia 529 College Savings 250

The biggest story at JR Motorsports wasn’t Danica Patrick this weekend. Well, not directly.

Shortly before the green flag at Richmond International Raceway for the Nationwide series race, news broke that longtime competition director – and sometimes crew chief – Tony Eury Sr. had left the company.

09/10/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Double Duty At Atlanta

For the last time on the circuit, Danica Patrick turned her first laps at a track. Atlanta Motor Speedway is a “cookie cutter” 1.5 mile track, similar to Texas and Charlotte, tracks where Patrick has already been.

09/03/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Double Duty At Bristol

The spring Bristol Motor Speedway was not the same as the Bristol Motor Speedway the drivers came to this past weekend. After uneventful racing in the Spring, track owner Bruton Smith took bulldozers to the track and ground the top of the track, creating a whole new Bristol.

08/27/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve (Montreal)

The last time Danica Patrick was at a road course, she ran one of the best races of the season. A last lap punt into the gravel by Jacques Villeneuve ended her run and caused a stir in the racing world. Villeneuve didn’t take responsibility but his actions resulted in an apology from Penske Racing and many fans and members of the community wondered if he should be allowed to continue to race.

08/20/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Zippo 200 At The Glen

In a rare occasion, Danica Patrick wasn’t in the spotlight during pre-race media availability. Thanks to a rare road course weekend, JR Motorsports brought in road course “ringer” Ron Fellows, even making a contest on Twitter out of his appearance, calling it #Fellows5.

08/13/2012

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