Friday, February 18, 2011

Daytona 500 Fires Up on Sunday - Dale Earnhardt Bumped From Pole

The Daytona 500 is this weekend. And today, can you believe, is the 10-year anniversary of the day we lost NASCAR’s biggest star: Dale Earnhardt.
Rafer will look at the lasting impact his crash had on safety in the sport, and the hearts of fans.
Earnhardt was moved to the back of the field after he crashed his pole-sitting car.
Good morning gang. Friday is brand new and no hand-me-down.
Ya ready?
Many other states are watching to see how Wisconsin handles its budget problems.
That's as Wisconsin teacher protests enter their 4th day, and some lawmakers drag their feet on what to do.
See if your state is grappling with the same issue of how to resolve big budget concerns..
Uh.... oops?
A hospital transplants a kidney into the wrong patient?!
Big-time fallout over this.
A female high school wrestler wins a match in the state tournament without even having to compete.
And the young man who refused to wrestle her explains his religious stance.
Book 'em, Danno.
More than a hundred doctors and nurses and others are busted for alleged Medicare fraud.
It was the biggest single-day crackdown ever of federal health care lawbreakers.
You know those Girl Scout cookies you just got?
Some pointy-head has come up with how much it’s going to take to burn off the calories.
Airfares are *not* going up --- though it wasn’t for lack of trying on the part of certain airlines.
Don't forget! Dr. Drew's new nightly show is coming to HLN this spring!