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  • Five things for Monday, February 23

    Five things for Monday, February 23
    Here are your stories for Monday in Central Florida: winners and losers at the Oscars; winner at Daytona 500; accident closes lanes on SR408; and Disney raises daily visit price. 1. "Birdman" was the big winner at Sunday night's Oscars, taking home...
  • Joey Logano Finds Daytona 500 Win Means Much More

    Joey Logano Finds Daytona 500 Win Means Much More
    Joey Logano is finding out that with winning the Daytona 500 comes the fact that everyone wants a piece of you. Here's a look at his schedule over the next two days. You can bet the Connecticut native will probably be happy to get onto Atlanta, site of...
  • Owner Joe Gibbs gives update on Kyle Busch after driver suffered crash injuries

    Owner Joe Gibbs gives update on Kyle Busch after driver suffered crash injuries
    Kyle Busch is out of surgery and in good spirits, according to team owner Joe Gibbs. Busch was knocked out of the Daytona 500 when his Toyota slid through the infield grass and hit an inside wall during Saturday's Xfinity race. Busch sustained a...
  • Kevin Harvick criticizes tracks for being reactive with safety

    Kevin Harvick criticizes tracks for being reactive with safety
    Hours before Sunday's Daytona 500, reigning Sprint Cup champion Kevin Harvick criticized the way tracks deal with safety issues. Harvick said they are reactive, instead of proactive, waiting for serious injuries to occur -- such as Kyle Busch's crash in...
  • Daytona 500 gets the celebrity treatment

    Daytona 500 gets the celebrity treatment
    DAYTONA BEACH — Vince Vaughn probably signed enough caps Sunday to outfit the entire population of Armington, Ill. "We only have about 400 people," Kay Stroud said. It was more like 398 over the weekend because Stroud and her husband were at the...
  • Jeff Gordon's final Daytona 500 ride gets bumpy, but it's all good

    Jeff Gordon's final Daytona 500 ride gets bumpy, but it's all good
    DAYTONA BEACH — The driver who led the most laps in the Daytona 500 finished 33rd. But he was smiling big-time at the end of the race, his final run in the Great American Race. "For some reason I'm still enjoying every moment of it," he said....
  • Hamlin's week: Danica crash, Gordon good-bye

    Hamlin's week: Danica crash, Gordon good-bye
    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. Patrick...
  • Stewart gets another dose of Daytona disappointment

    Stewart gets another dose of Daytona disappointment
    DAYTONA BEACH — The title of Best Driver to Never Win a Daytona 500 will remain the same. Tony Stewart gets to lug it around for another year. He finished 42nd on Sunday. He is now 0-for-17 in NASCAR's biggest event. A numerologist might say...
  • Joey Logano's growing pains subside as he wins Daytona 500

    Joey Logano's growing pains subside as he wins Daytona 500
    DAYTONA BEACH — Joey Logano seemed to be on his way to an easy-peasy victory in the Daytona 500, ahead of a frantic scramble of three-wide competitors trying to play catch-up. And then a caution came out when Ty Dillon and Justin Allgaier became...
  • Drivers criticize track's safety measures

    Drivers criticize track's safety measures
    DAYTONA BEACH — Without fail, the four top drivers in Sunday's Daytona 500 sent their best wishes to fellow racer Kyle Busch. Busch was on their mind and on the mind of other drivers as he recovered at nearby Halifax Medical Center from serious...
  • Joey Logano barrels way to Daytona 500 victory

    Joey Logano barrels way to Daytona 500 victory
    Even by NASCAR's standards, the closing laps of this year's Daytona 500 featured an astonishing display of high-speed stock car racing. Eight rows of cars packed three abreast barreled toward the finish like a 200-mph cavalry charge at Daytona...