Motor racing-Johnson wins Daytona 500, Patrick eighth

DAYTONA BEACH, Florida Sun Feb 24, 2013 4:49pm EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Florida Feb 24 (Reuters) - Jimmie Johnson won the Daytona 500 NASCAR stock car race on Sunday as pole winner Danica Patrick finished eighth.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. placed second and Mark Martin third.


After wave of QE, onus shifts to leaders to boost economy

DAVOS, Switzerland - Central banks have done their best to rescue the world economy by printing money and politicians must now act fast to enact structural reforms and pro-investment policies to boost growth, central bankers said on Saturday.