Near the end of Monday’s Charlotte City Council meeting, a note was passed to the mayor and council members sitting at the dais. It told them that as soon as the meeting was over, they should exit to their right. That’s where the police would be waiting.
Before the start of the Daytona 500 on Sunday, Feb.18, 2018, baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron called NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace on pit road at Daytona International Speedway. Aaron endured much racist vitriol as he neared and finally broke Babe Ruth's Major League career home-run record. Aaron's record of 755 home runs stood for more than 30 years.
Baseball great Hank Aaron calls Bubba Wallace on pit road before Daytona 500
Bubba Wallace says having family and a good run at Daytona brought out emotions
Second lucky penny gives Austin Dillon victory in the Daytona 500
Kevin Harvick, Chase Elliott and Kasey Kahne wreck exiting Turn 3 at Daytona