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Johnson gives $556,623 to 12 schools in 3 states

Jimmy Johnson greets race fans before the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship series auto race, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014 in Homestead, Fla. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Six-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has awarded $556,623 to a dozen different K-12 public and charter schools as part of the annual grants he and wife, Chandra, have given the last six years.

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Johnson believes Harvick was correct winner

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson believes the right driver won NASCAR’s championship, and that a Ryan Newman victory would have been “tough to swallow for the sport.”

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Hendrick gives Kahne 3-year contract extension

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Hendrick Motorsports announced a three-year contract extension Thursday that keeps Kasey Kahne in the No. 5 Chevrolet through the 2018 Sprint Cup season.

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Harvick wins Homestead to claim 1st championship

Kevin Havick drives in the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship series auto race, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Homestead, Fla. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Harvick has claimed his first career Sprint Cup championship with a win in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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