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BRISTOL, Conn | Anchor who called Trump a white supremacist leaving ESPN

BRISTOL, Conn.— Outspoken ESPN personality Jemele Hill has announced she is leaving the company. Hill attracted attention last year and was briefly suspended for opinionated messages on social media, including a reference to President Donald Trump as a “white supremacist.” Hill tweeted Friday that it was her last day at ESPN. She left her role … Continue reading BRISTOL, Conn | Anchor who called Trump a white supremacist leaving ESPN

BRISTOL, Tenn. | Kurt Busch steals spotlight from younger brother at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn.  — Kurt Busch stole the spotlight from his younger brother Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway to grab an overdue short-track victory. Busch won for the first time this season but sixth on the 0.533-mile bullring he once dominated. But that was before younger brother Kyle Busch learned his way around the place, … Continue reading BRISTOL, Tenn. | Kurt Busch steals spotlight from younger brother at Bristol

BRISTOL, Conn. | Bear makes an unlikely stop in a liquor store

BRISTOL, Conn. — A bear took a stroll into an unlikely snack venue — a Connecticut liquor store. The mid-sized creature lumbered across a parking lot in Bristol Monday afternoon, getting close enough to the entrance of Crazy Bruce’s Liquors to trigger a sensor that automatically opened an outer door. The Hartford Courant reports video … Continue reading BRISTOL, Conn. | Bear makes an unlikely stop in a liquor store

BRISTOL, Conn | Alabama-Louisville to kickoff ABC’s Saturday Night Football

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — National champion Alabama will face Louisville in ABC’s first Saturday Night Football game, and Miami plays LSU on Sunday night of the season-opening weekend. ESPN announced Wednesday its schedule for the first three weeks of Saturday night games. The Crimson Tide meets Louisville in Orlando, Florida, at 8 p.m. ET on … Continue reading BRISTOL, Conn | Alabama-Louisville to kickoff ABC’s Saturday Night Football

BRISTOL, Tenn | Busch captures rain-delayed Cup Series race at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Kyle Busch stood on the hood of his No. 18 Toyota shaking his fists as the snow began falling around him. It was that kind of a long weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway. Busch won the rain-delayed race at the half-mile track on a cold, dark Monday … Continue reading BRISTOL, Tenn | Busch captures rain-delayed Cup Series race at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn | Busch beats out Larson to win rain-delayed race at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Kyle Busch has won the rain-delayed Cup Series race on a cold, dark day at Bristol Motor Speedway. Busch passed Kyle Larson with five laps remaining to win his second straight Cup … Continue reading BRISTOL, Tenn | Busch beats out Larson to win rain-delayed race at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn | Cup Series race at Bristol resumes after another delay

BRISTOL, Tenn.  | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  The Latest on the NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Cars are back on the track at Bristol Motor Speedway, and NASCAR hopes to complete the Cup Series race following yet another 35-minute rain delay. The race had been set to resume at … Continue reading BRISTOL, Tenn | Cup Series race at Bristol resumes after another delay

BRISTOL, Tenn | Preece takes Xfinity race, $100,000 prize at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn | April 14, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Ryan Preece won the Xfinity Series race on Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway and took home the Dash 4 Cash $100,000 bonus prize. The 27-year-old Preece became the seventh different winner this year in the Xfinity Series in as many races, beating Justin Allgaier and Daniel Hemric to the … Continue reading BRISTOL, Tenn | Preece takes Xfinity race, $100,000 prize at Bristol