NASCAR star sued over death

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart is being sued by the parents of a race car driver killed last year during a break in a dirt-track race in upstate New York, the plaintiffs’ lawyers announced Friday.

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GOP candidates' fatal delusion

I used to chuckle when people claimed that voters make decisions based upon how much they like a candidate and not on a candidate’s policies. But after last night’s debate, I’m starting to think that the GOP candidates must believe that policies don’t matter much to voters at all.

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Why I love a 'womb with a view'

Imagine yourself sitting in the darkness, raptly watching the post-apocalyptic world of “Mad Max: Fury Road” unfurl onscreen, lost in the balletic choreography of that movie’s manic commando raid on a fleeing caravan. Then imagine being shockingly jerked back into reality by the horror of an actual assailant in your midst, swinging a hatchet, gassing audience members with noxious orange pepper spray and waving an authentic-looking firearm.

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Rubio stands by abortion stance

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio said his views on abortion — which were grilled Thursday night at the Republican field’s first primary debate — are rooted in his faith and that’s why he opposes abortion even in cases of rape or incest.

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