‘I still have a lot of fire in me’: Helio Castroneves determined to race 2021

When he moved full time to IMSA in 2018 (and became a spot starter for Penske at Indy), Castroneves made no secret he wanted to continue racing (preferably in IndyCar at the time), and a conversation with Mario Andretti before last year’s Indy 500 confirmed that his racing dream was worth chasing well into his […]

Peter Meijer wins GOP primary in race to fill Amash’s Michigan seat

“Tonight, I would like to congratulate [Meijer] on the big victory in his primary. When Michigan’s 3rd congressional district needed a voice in Washington, Justin Amash turned his back on his constituents,” Michigan GOP Chair Laura Cox said in a Tuesday statement posted to Twitter.

‘Squad’ member Rashida Tlaib wins primary in Michigan

Andrew E. Bryant, 71, voted for Tlaib at New Providence Baptist Church on Detroit’s west side. He said she has been outspoken on behalf of Detroit’s working class and poor, and especially against water service shut-offs for people unable to pay their bills.

Spate of shootings raises fears of a violent summer

While nationwide protests have focused on police violence against Black people, the recent shootings also highlight another scourge that falls disproportionately on Black and minority communities: gun violence that law enforcement has not been able to curb in many cities. That violence has plagued some big cities for some time, even before the pandemic or […]

Three female Michigan morgue workers are fired for ‘mocking black families over dead relatives, hanging porn images in office and bringing in cake with a black penis on it the day after George Floyd’s death’

The investigator said a number of others complained, however nothing was done. Instead she claimed more sexual images cropped up around the office, including a photo of a man’s groin in a tight bathing suit and a balloon with a penis hand-drawn onto it.

Memorial Day weekend means F1, the Indy 500, NASCAR, and the Nürburgring 24

As we prepare to head into Memorial Day weekend, there’s a bumper crop of wheel-to-wheel action on offer for the motorsports fan. Both IndyCar and Formula 1 have their biggest races of the year this Sunday, NASCAR has its 600-mile race at Charlotte, and over in Germany hundreds of thousands of fans are camping around […]

U.S. Representative Marshall beats Kobach in Kansas Republican primary for Senate

Bush, 44, won the Democratic primary in Missouri’s 1st congressional district, which includes part of St. Louis, with 48.6% of the vote to 45.5% for Clay, the New York Times said. She was endorsed by the Justice Democrats, the same left-wing group that helped launch progressive Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in 2018.

Kris Kobach loses Kansas Senate primary and more August 4 congressional primaries

In Detroit, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib is facing a rematch with City Council President Brenda Jones. In 2018, Tlaib defeated Jones by 900 votes in the primary election to replace Congressman John Conyers, who resigned in the middle of his term. However, Jones beat Tlaib in the special election primary to serve the rest of Conyers’ […]

Sen. Lindsey Graham on FBI use of discredited Steele dossier, questions for Sally Yates

SANDERS: Well, I think Ari is exactly right. He needs to lean and then be the president that can keep Americans safe. As a mom of three young children, I don’t want my kids growing up in Joe Biden’s America where there is no one to call when they need help and under President Trump, […]

AP Projects Tlaib Win In MI 13th District Congressional Primary

The two Democrats are facing off for the second time, with Tlaib having posted a narrow victory over Jones in the 2018 race for the seat. Jones narrowly won a special selection to serve the remainder of former U.S. Rep. John Conyers’ term after he resigned in December 2017 following reports of sexual harassment. Jones […]