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Danica to race Daytona, Indy before retiring

4:50 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Danica Patrick, the highest-finishing woman in the Indianapolis 500 and Daytona 500 and the only female driver ever to win a pole in the NASCAR Cup Series, will compete in both races next year before retiring as a race car driver. “It just came from my heart, and I think it’s going to be awesome,” Patrick said Friday about her decision during an emotional news ...

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Kevin Spacey Will Be Replaced In New Movie Just Six Weeks Before Release

In what some are saying is unprecedented in the movie world, actor Kevin Spacey is being recast in his newest movie just six weeks before it is due to hit theaters. According to Entertainment Weekly, Spacey’s role of J. Paul Getty in the Ridley Scott movie All the Money in the World, is now being performed by Christopher Plummer. Spacey has been in the news over the many allegations of sexual assault against him. Reshoots of the film are expected to begin soon, and All the Money in the World‘s ...

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Gordon: I took drugs or alcohol before games

12:24 AM ET BEREA, Ohio — Josh Gordon used drugs or alcohol before every NFL game he played, Gordon told the magazine GQ in an interview released Monday. The Browns wide receiver told GQ that he made taking some substance “a ritual … before every game.” “We would stay at the team hotel, and then players are allowed to go back home, get what they need and then go to the game,” Gordon said. “So I’d leave the hotel early morning, go home, eat breakfast, do my little ritual, whatever ...

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LeBron drops 57 in a way he has never done before

2:47 AM ET WASHINGTON — LeBron James has played in 1,287 games including playoffs. He has never played a game like Friday night. Not just because the 57 points he scored in an early season statement game were the second most of his career. He has never been as dominant or as focused as playing out of the post as he was in the clinic he displayed in the Cleveland Cavaliers‘ 130-122 victory over the Washington Wizards. Since James reached legal drinking age more than a decade ago, there have ...

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Brexit: May 'confident' MPs will get vote before exit

Theresa May has said she is confident there will be enough time for MPs to get a Brexit vote before the UK leaves. During Prime Minister’s Questions, she was pressed on comments by David Davis who earlier said a vote might not happen before the March 2019 deadline. He said the vote’s timing hinged on when a deal was done and this may be at the “59th minute of the 11th hour”. But Mrs May said she believed it would happen “in time for Parliament to have the vote we ...

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Things I Wish I Knew Before Playing South Park: The Fractured But Whole

South Park has once again returned to video game platforms with a successful mix of RPG systems infused with South Park’s unmistakable character. The Fractured But Whole sees the kids go on another adventure, but things have changed a little since The Stick of Truth. Not only are they into superheroes now, but there’s a new combat system to get your head around, along with a few other mechanical changes. If you’re eager to go into this 20+ hour journey well-prepared, then the above video is for you. Jess McDonell ...

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Hurricane Ophelia strengthens before storm reaches UK

Media playback is unsupported on your device The UK is set to experience the tail end of a category three hurricane with high temperatures and wind forecast. As a result of Hurricane Ophelia, parts of England could see temperatures reach 25C on Sunday beating the 15C average for mid-October. On Monday some areas of the UK will be hit with winds of up to 80mph (128km/h). The hurricane will be a storm when it hits the UK, exactly 30 years after the Great Storm of 1987 killed 18 people. On ...

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The Evil Within 2 Tips: Six Things We Wish We Knew Before Starting

Bethesda’s horror sequel The Evil Within 2 from Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami, is tomorrow on the appropriately scary date of Friday the 13th for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Part of what makes the game scary is that you have to strategically manage resources. You cannot always go in guns-blazing. To help you on your way, GameSpot’s Jean-Luc put together a video that calls out six things you should know before starting. In the video, he covers things like hunting for resources, exploring the world around you and ...

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Cowboys, Cards lock arms before MNF game

9:05 PM ET Todd Archer Close ESPN Staff Writer Covered NFL since 1997, Cowboys since 2003 Previously covered Bengals and Dolphins Lives in Dallas area with his wife and two children Josh Weinfuss Close ESPN Staff Writer Covered the Cardinals since 2012 Graduate of Indiana University Member of Pro Football Writers of America GLENDALE, Ariz. — The Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals displayed unity Monday night before their game in an expression of displeasure with the recent comments made by President Donald Trump. As the Cardinals were introduced, Cowboys owner ...

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4 questions to ask yourself before retiring

The retirement checklist The transition from career life to retirement can be awfully bumpy. Before you decide to proceed with such a major life change, it’s a good idea to ask yourself certain questions to confirm that you’re ready to leave the working world. Will I have enough income to support myself? You may be psychologically ready for retirement, but if you’re not financially ready, you’ll have a pretty miserable retired life. Before taking the final leap, review your retirement savings accounts, your Social Security statement, and any other sources ...

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