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“No federal crime was committed”: U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town on Talladega noose incident

On Tuesday afternoon (June 23), U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town, of the Northern District of Alabama, concluded in a statement that there was no hate crime committed during a reported … Continue Reading “No federal crime was committed”: U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town on Talladega noose incident

Ryan Blaney victorious after chaotic two-day Talladega show

“They were coming so fast, and they wanted to split me,” Blaney said. “I wanted to stay to the bottom and kind of pulled the 11 off the 6 (Newman) and then had a big enough run to get to the 6. We kind of hit above the line and that pushed me below the line. That is a big judgement call. You never know. I definitely wasn’t going to go below the line before we made contact.”