| Mar 23, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Fontana hasn't been kind to Denny Hamlin the last two years.
Hamlin withdrew from the Auto Club 400 on Sunday when a sinus infection affected his vision, and doctors recommended he not race.
A year earlier, the 33-year-old Virginian suffered a...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:48 AM
Today marks the official start of Taco Bell's new breakfast menu, which features AM crunch wraps, waffle tacos and a jacked up OJ-Mountain Dew. At a south Orlando Taco Bell, my colleague Jon Busdeker and I were the first customers to sample the new menu....
| Mar 15, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Caked with sweat and the desert sand that had been lashing his face over hundreds of miles, Drino Miller rolled his hopped-up dune buggy to a stop. He was nine miles from the finish line of the 1970 Mexican 1000 – a grueling test for man and machine...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:49 PM
The first half of the 40th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach generally was a stately affair.
There were no major accidents, though Sebastien Bourdais slammed into the tire barriers twice, and Ryan Hunter-Reay maintained the lead with apparent ease.
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:00 PM
First Sunday of the month from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale
Listen to the soulful sounds from local jazz artists on four stages. Brunch will be served in the Einstein Reception Room and in the Peck Courtyard, where one of three...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 5:48 PM
No matter where he starts Sunday's race, veteran IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan believes he is sitting pretty.
Kanaan, a fan favorite who won the Indianapolis 500 for the first time last year, was hired by the powerhouse team of Target Chip Ganassi Racing...
| Apr 13, 2014
Just about two weeks ago, this newspaper and WGN Radio quietly celebrated 90 years together. But in a few months, they will be calling it quits.
The Tribune Co.'s broadcast and publishing divisions are going their separate ways, ending a media...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Juan Pablo Montoya leaned his back against a wall, adjusted his sunglasses and waited for the next reporter to put a camera or voice recorder in front of him.
It was media day for drivers in Sunday's Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. And though it's been...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Helio Castroneves is a three-time winner of the Indianapolis 500 but there's one prize that's always eluded him: An IndyCar Series championship.
So the 38-year-old Brazilian who drives for Team Penske will try again this season.
"That's the goal,...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:08 PM
IndyCar Series drivers are scheduled to hold a day-long test session next Monday at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana that's free to the public, the track said Tuesday.
The testing session, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., is to prepare the teams for the MAVTV 500 at...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Two Blackhawks walk into a Chicago bar ...
And order milk? MILK! That's right. Milk instead of a cold beer.
That's what Duncan Keith and Brent Seabrook were drinking when they made cameos in Tuesday night's episode of "Chicago Fire."
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:17 AM
I hadn't really heard of him before last night, but this LeBron James guy who plays for the Miami Heat seems to have a promising NBA future.
James scored 61 points for the Heat in its 127-104 rout of the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday. Maybe it was his...