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Bubba Wallace: African American stock car racing driver
Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr. is an American professional stock car racing driver. He competes full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series, driving the No. 43 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE for Richard Petty Motorsports. Previously, Wallace was signed as a development driver for Joe Gibbs Racing where Wallace competed in the Camping World Truck Series, driving the No. 54 Toyota Tundra for Kyle Busch Motorsports. He also raced in the Xfinity Series, driving the No. 6 Ford Mustang of Roush Fenway Racing, from 2015 to mid 2017. Wallace is noted for being one of the most successful African American drivers in the history of NASCAR.

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Trump calls on NASCAR's Wallace to apologize for so-called 'hoax' [Video]

Trump calls on NASCAR's Wallace to apologize for so-called 'hoax'

U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace should apologize over an incident in which he found a noose in his garage, calling it a 'hoax'. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.

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No explanation for noose as NASCAR completes investigation [Video]

No explanation for noose as NASCAR completes investigation

NASCAR said on Thursday it had completed its own investigation into the noose found in the garage of Bubba Wallace, the only Black driver competing in the top series, without determining who did it or..

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Bubba Wallace Fires Back After FBI Says Noose Was Not a Hate Crime [Video]

Bubba Wallace Fires Back After FBI Says Noose Was Not a Hate Crime

NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace is speaking out against claims that he orchestrated the discovery of a noose in his Talladega Superspeedway garage.

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'No crime committed' in NASCAR noose investigation [Video]

'No crime committed' in NASCAR noose investigation

The U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday it found no federal crime was committed after a noose was discovered in the garage of Bubba Wallace, the only Black driver in NASCAR's top series. Adam Reed..

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NASCAR Investigating Noose Found in Bubba Wallace's Talladega Garage [Video]

NASCAR Investigating Noose Found in Bubba Wallace's Talladega Garage

The noose was discovered by members of Wallace's team on Sunday afternoon.

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NASCAR to investigate noose in Wallace's garage [Video]

NASCAR to investigate noose in Wallace's garage

NASCAR has launched an investigation after a noose was found in a garage stall at Talladega belonging to Bubba Wallace, the only Black driver competing in its top Cup series. Adam Reed reports.

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Bubba Wallace: Nascar driver's defiant tweet over Trump's 'hate'

"Love over hate," Bubba Wallace says, after the president calls a story over a garage noose a "hoax".
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Trump Defends Confederate Flag in Latest Race-Based Appeal to White Voters

President Trump implied that NASCAR’s decision to prohibit Confederate flags at its races was a mistake while also falsely asserting that a top Black driver, Bubba Wallace, had engaged in a hoax..
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Bubba Wallace is 'wore the hell out,' wants to move on from Talladega, focus on growing NASCAR

Bubba Wallace admitted he felt "wore the hell out" after the investigation into a noose that was discovered in his stall last weekend at Talladega.
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Nascar releases photo of 'noose' found in garage

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NASCAR shares picture of noose from Bubba Wallace's garage, says search at all tracks found only one pulldown rope in noose

NASCAR said in a sweep of 1,684 garage stalls at 29 tracks, found 11 pulldown ropes in a knot and just one noose: The one in Bubba Wallace's garage.
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Curt Schilling compares Bubba Wallace to Jussie Smollett: 'It was all a lie'

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FBI finds black NASCAR driver not targeted by hate crime in 'noose' incident

fbi finds black nascar driver not targeted by hate crime in 'noose' incident
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NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace reacts to FBI investigation: 'People are trying to test my character'

NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace appeared on CNN with Don Lemon to speak about the FBI investigation into the noose that was found in his garage stall.
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NASCAR vows to continue investigation into noose at Talladega after FBI closes its case

The noose was found in the garage stall of Bubba Wallace and the No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports team at Talladega on Sunday night.
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Wallace garage noose was rope door handle - FBI finds 'no crime committed'

The noose found in the garage of Bubba Wallace was actually the handle of a garage door and had been there since last year, an FBI investigation concludes.
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FBI announces noose found in Bubba Wallace's garage had been there since 2019; no federal crime committed

The FBI had been investigating after a noose was found in Bubba Wallace's No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports garage stall at Talladega Superspeedway.
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Bubba Wallace: Nascar supports black driver but second noose found at track as FBI launch investigation

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FBI to investigate noose left in NASCAR stall

NASCAR President Steve Phelps said on Monday that the FBI will be investigating the discovery of a noose found in the Talladega Superspeedway garage stall of Bubba Wallace. (June 22)  
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Wallace emotional at Nascar support as FBI investigates noose found in his team garage

Bubba Wallace's fellow Nascar drivers push his car to the start-line before the Geico 500 to show their support for him following a racist incident.
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U.S. Department of Justice, FBI to investigate noose found in Bubba Wallace's garage

The U.S. Department of Justice announced it will look into the noose found in NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace's garage stall at Talladega Superspeedway.
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NASCAR: Noose found in Bubba Wallace garage at Alabama race

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Bubba Wallace: Noose found in garage stall of black US racing driver

Bubba Wallace recently campaigned to have the Confederate flag banned from events.
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Noose found in garage stall of Bubba Wallace at Talladega Superspeedway

Bubba Wallace is the only full-time Black driver in the Cup Series and was instrumental in convincing NASCAR to ban the Confederate flag.
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Bubba Wallace: NASCAR decision to ban Confederate flag 'felt like a win'

Bubba Wallace, the only full-time black NASCAR driver, said the circuit's decision to ban the Confederate flag at tracks "felt like a win."
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NASCAR bans Confederate flag; Wallace to drive with #BlackLivesMatters livery

NASCAR banned the Confederate flag on Wednesday from all events, and Bubba Wallace, the only African American driving in the NASCAR Cup Series, will use a #BlackLivesMatter livery on his car for a race..
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NASCAR Says It Will Ban Confederate Flags

The announcement came two days after Darrell Wallace Jr., the first black driver in 50 years to win one of NASCAR’s top three national touring series, called on NASCAR to ban the flags outright.
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