| Mar 15, 2015
| 5:00 AM
As a beaming Kevin Harvick held a news conference after winning the NASCAR race in Las Vegas a week ago, the man to his right sat mostly expressionless, a baseball cap pulled low over his forehead.
The man was Gene Haas, 62, who co-owns Harvick's team,...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 4:30 AM
For three promising young drivers in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series, there's nowhere to go but up. And that makes for a pressure-packed season.
Kyle Larson, Austin Dillon and Trevor Bayne — all in their early 20s — are highly touted because they...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 8:30 PM
GoDaddy has done a lot of growing up since it first advertised in the Super Bowl in 2005. Now, a stunt it pulled Tuesday suggests the company is reverting back to its infancy.
GoDaddy seems to have put one over on an easily-duped populace, telling...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 8:25 PM
Kevin Buckler is living the life, and you're not.
The company ride is an Aston Martin, the James Bond car. Ejector seats and bullet proof shield are optional.
The ride is powered by a crew that includes Danish blonde Christina Nielsen, who brings a...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:06 AM
Naperville's big fall run had a long name. It just got longer.
Organizers announced Tuesday that the Edward Hospital Naperville Marathon & Half Marathon is no more. The third annual event, set for Nov. 8, will be known as the Healthy Driven Naperville...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 9:29 PM
Have I got a proposition for you.
More than one, in fact.
Wait, put down your cell phone. There's no need to call 911 and turn me in for improper behavior. It's Super Bowl Sunday, so my behavior couldn't be more proper. Why? Because my propositions...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 10:59 PM
With so many certified morons begging for the Moutza of the Month — from "American Sniper"-hating Michael Moore to anyone who'd spend $35,000 for a unique baby name — some of you are melting down.
But that's to be expected, given the...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:35 AM
Some people love to hate Kim Kardashian. But like a slow-motion car wreck with beautiful fenders, people find it hard to look away.
Well, it will be hard to look away from KK's new Super Bowl commercial for T-Mobile, which is already one of my...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:39 PM
It wouldn't be the Super Bowl if some advertisers didn't push the envelope, but even then there are limits. GoDaddy may have run over the limits, backed up and run over them again in a commercial previewed Tuesday that cast spokesperson Danica Patrick...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 4:19 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Denny Hamlin nearly pulled off quite a coup Sunday: the chance to win the granddaddy of races after a falling-out with the GoDaddy girl.
Hamlin's week was dominated by his bumper-car controversy with Danica Patrick.
| Feb 12, 2015
| 8:24 AM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Danica Patrick defended the GoDaddy puppy commercial that was pulled from the Super Bowl after criticism from animal-rights groups.
"We thought it was a really funny, slightly left-side, joke," Patrick said Thursday at Daytona 500...