It will also host an air and ground military demonstration featuring troops and equipment like Howitzers and Humvees and three UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters; Four F-16 fighter jets from Seymour Johnson AFBwill perform the National Anthem flyover after the anthem is performed by the 82nd Airborne Chorus Group.
Will the additional stage add extra excitement or just extra time for NASCAR's longest race on the schedule? The victor of each of the first three stages will earn a spot in the final segment as long as they stay on the lead lap after the third stage. The fans have been voting for who they wanted to be in the All-Star Race in the days leading up to the event and the fan favorite will get the final starting spot in the field.
The stages end at different laps depending on the races, and the last one is typically the longest.
New South Korean leader to go to White House summit in June
Tuesday's meeting also sought to arrange schedules for a summit between Moon and his United States counterpart Donald Trump. China successfully test fired a new type of missile several days ago, launching it into waters near the Korean Peninsula.
If you're not asleep yet, please do not let us know. But NASCAR changing things on the fly has become an accepted practice at this point. Drivers can earn an extra playoff point and 10 more bonus points in addition to those already on offer in the 400-lap showdown of speed and strategy. These are, mathematically, quarters.in a auto race. You don't blow a whistle in the middle of a basketball game and tell everyone free throws are now worth 10 points apiece, just like you don't change the fundamental rules in the middle of the season.
The site for the star-studded event that is expected to attract up to 700 guests will be at the Statesville (N.C.) Regional Airport from 5:30-10 p.m. Award-winning Florida Georgia Line will perform at Catwalk, which will include 15 "Catwalk Heroes" ages 3 to 17 who will walk the runway with NASCAR drivers. After handing out penalties to Michael Waltrip Racing drivers in the last race before the Chase, NASCAR decided that "events that were outside" of Gordon's control put him at a "disadvantage" in qualifying for the Chase.
Not only is NASCAR making major rules swings nearly every offseason these days, the sanctioning body has yet again changed the rules in the middle of the season.
Travel ban judges scrutinize Trump's Muslim statements
Spicer did not address why Trump hasn't disavowed his calls during the campaign for a ban on Muslims entering the country. Supreme Court upheld that executive order in a challenge brought by California resident Fred Korematsu .
Mid-season announcements from NASCAR are nothing new, but this one comes at a time when it seems as though NASCAR is trying to make a clear distinction between the two races held at Charlotte Motor Speedway in back-to-back weeks.
Don't forget the T-shirt toss at halftime.
McDonald's pulls UK ad that upset bereavement groups
The pair then walk into McDonald's and as the boy goes to take bite the mother tells him the meal was also his dad's favourite. Many mothers of children who lost a father said the new McDonald's advert made their youngsters upset, confused and offended.
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