"People kept asking 'When are you going to win again?"
His first career victory at Fontana even moved Truex into the overall points lead, thanks to Harvick's woes. Busch beat Truex back out onto the track and when the pitting cycled through with 36 laps to go, he had the lead and the clean air that means so much in Fontana. "We left pit road, and I drove away from him".
Kevin Harvick, who won the previous three races and was favourite to claim a fourth straight victory in the Auto Club 400, crashed early in the first stage after running into Kyle Larson's vehicle.
"We were just tight as we went through every round", Harvick said. "I don't know that that was his fault. Trying to get a little too much right there". Austin Dillon earned the fifth position on the grid, followed by Joey Logano, Kurt Busch and Ryan Blaney. "You know you're going to hit hard, and I feel like I should be hurting right now as hard as that was, so that's a testament to what NASCAR has done with safety because I feel like I should be looking at you amusing right now and I feel great". Harvick had won in Atlanta, Las Vegas and Phoenix before arriving in his home state for an attempt to become the second driver in this century to win four consecutive.
Busch led until he was passed by Truex with 39 laps to go.
During time trials that saw only 24 of the 37 cars entered pass inspection and make qualifying attempts, Truex won the first Busch Pole Award of the season under sponsorship announced this week.
Jimmie Johnson, who had not finished inside the top 10 all season, got back on track a bit with a ninth-place finish. Johnson's winless streak reached 28 races, also his longest in a career that began in 2001.
The dog who racked up quite a few frequent flier miles in the past few days is now back home with his family. But we're now up to three disturbing incidents in one week, including the tragic death of one animal.
Putin will now face a raft of challenges, from a stagnant economy to managing foreign entanglements in Syria and Ukraine. Russia's elections are over, and preliminary results show Vladimir Putin has easily secured a fourth term as president.
The Jayhawks' margin for error, at least at this juncture against the competition they're going to see in Omaha, is pretty small. There are others though that believe this team can make a Final Four because of the senior talent and leadership.
Shakib later admitted that he went overboard with his emotions on Friday after heated exchanges with Sri Lankan players. We don't want to discuss these things. "I need to be careful as the captain and the leader of the team ".
Spanish rugby federation president Alfonso Feijoo tweeted his disgust at the referee shortly after the contest. Spain came unstuck against Belgium's "best possible team" according to the host side's captain Jens Torfs.
The outcome in Sunday's vote is so certain that authorities are investing in get-out-the-vote efforts to ensure a decent turnout. Navalny, who faces a 30-day jail sentence, had been expected to spend election day behind bars but remained free Sunday.
Pelosi then continued to bring her argument back to the GOP: "This is part of the bankruptcy of the Republican Party". However, Politico reported Wednesday that more Democrats are now likely to disavow Pelosi in competitive races.
She also condemned what she said was Moscow's contemptuous response to the use of a chemical weapon in Europe. She identified the substance used in the attack as a Novichok nerve agent, developed in the Soviet Union.
Patterson caught 31 passes for 309 yards last season for Oakland and also ran for 121 yards on 13 carries for three scores. The Raiders were likely on the verge of cutting Patterson, which would've left them with zero dead money against the cap.
Whether it's hurting customers, threatening them, or mishandling their pets, United can't seem to avoid controversy. A third mishap involving a pet on a United Airlines flight has occurred in less than a week, ABC News reports .
None of the seven candidates who ran against Putin posed a threat, and opposition leader Alexei Navalny was barred from running. He restored our confidence in Russian Federation ", 43-year-old Mikhail Ryabov said after casting his ballot in Moscow .
Congress Plenary Day 2: Rahul starts Mission 2019
"Like the Pandavas, Congress will fight for the truth", Rahul said, amid applause from party workers gathered at the plenary. At a time when technology is used to make systems more efficient and transparent, Congress is talking about discarding it.
Could Purdue star Haas play through broken elbow in NCAAs?
The freshman is 7 foot 3, and while he doesn't offer the offense Haas does, his size inside will be useful on the defensive end. Even if he is less than 100 percent, his return to the court could represent a significant boost for Purdue going forward.
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah nets four scores in win vs
The last player that I know who had that influence on a team performance was Diego Maradona I think, another Argentine guy . Watford did come within inches of a consolation when Roberto Pereyra smashed a free-kick against the crossbar.