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Bahrain race rescheduled for Oct. 30

Updated: June 3, 2011, 12:13 PM ET
Associated Press

BARCELONA, Spain -- Formula One's governing body rescheduled the canceled Bahrain Grand Prix for Oct. 30, saying the decision reflects a "spirit of conciliation" in the troubled Gulf kingdom.

FIA issued its ruling after a World Motor Sport Council meeting Friday, the same day that Bahraini police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters in the capital of Manama, eyewitnesses said.

The Bahrain GP was scheduled as the season-opening race in March, but it was called off amid anti-government ...

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