• Drivers head along the track during the ARCA auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Friday, April 29, 2016, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

    Gus Dean wins ARCA Series race at Talladega

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Gus Dean won the ARCA Series race Friday at Talladega Superspeedway when officials called the race three laps from the finish because of impending darkness.

  • NASCAR driver Tony Stewart, signs autographs before heading to his car before practice for Sunday's NASCAR auto race at Talladega Superspeedway, Friday, April 29, 2016, in Talladega, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

    Lug nuts and $35,000 fine still the talk around Tony Stewart

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — It’s been an action-packed week for Tony Stewart following his return to a race car after a back injury sidelined him the first eight races of the season.

  • Alabama defensive line coach Bo Davis resigns

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama defensive line coach Bo Davis has resigned.

  • Edwards will have post-Richmond talk with Kyle Busch soon

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — A test session at Indianapolis Motor Speedway has delayed the inevitable conversation between teammates Carl Edwards and Kyle Busch.

  • Earnhardt gets favorite car “Amelia” back for Talladega

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — The beloved car “Amelia” will be back at Talladega Superspeedway after Hendrick Motorsports rebuilt the Chevrolet for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to drive on Sunday.

  • The Chicago skyline and Buckingham Fountain are lit for the first round of the NFL football draft at Grant Park, Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

    Tide could roll in Round 2 of NFL draft

    Yes, there still are some terrific Buckeyes left in the NFL draft, even after five went in the first round.

  • Today in History

    Today is Friday, April 29, the 120th day of 2016. There are 246 days left in the year.

  • Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Martin Truex Jr. make contact during the Sprint Cup auto race at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, Va., Sunday, April 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Chet Strange)

    NASCAR suspends crew chief for Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 1 race

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The crew chief for Ricky Stenhouse Jr. has been suspended for Sunday’s race at Talladega Superspeedway for a technical violation found last weekend.

  • In this April 27, 2011, file photo a deadly tornado moves through Tuscaloosa, Ala. On April 27, 2011, a series of tornadoes killed hundreds of people, injured thousands and reduced countless buildings to rubble across a swath of the U.S. More than 120 tornadoes were reported that day - one of the deadliest outbreaks in the nation's history. (Dusty Compton/The Tuscaloosa News, via AP, File)  MANDATORY CREDIT

    Tornado outbreak, 5 years later: Piecing lives back together

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — On April 27, 2011, a series of tornadoes killed hundreds of people, injured thousands and reduced countless buildings to rubble across a swath of the U.S.

  • Today in History

    Today is Wednesday, April 27, the 118th day of 2016. There are 248 days left in the year.