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In the next few hours, Congress has the opportunity to transform a crisis into a remarkable opportunity.
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Oaklawn Park's 2015 racing season will again be highlighted by the $1 million Arkansas Derby with the Kentucky Derby prep coming on the track's closing card.
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Ronnie Wrenn Jr. is to be honored by Northfield Park at its annual Wall of Fame banquet on Aug. 10 for winning the 2013 National Dash Driving Championship.
Churchill Downs Inc. reported July 30 that the track and casino company had record second quarter net revenues of $303.7 million, up 7% over the $283.6 million figure for the same period a year ago.
Wake Up Nick won the $100,000 Graduation Stakes for 2-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths at Del Mar on Wednesday.
Strong results for the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks helped Churchill Downs Inc. post higher earnings for the second quarter and first half.
Antonino Miuccio's Palace, who won a stakes for New York-breds last summer at the Spa, has also won added-money events at horse has been off the board just three times in 19 starts, winning nine, and he has finished in the top three in all three of his Saratoga outings.
Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice, the Belmont Stakes winner of 2013 who has strung together four straight victories this year, is the even-money favorite for the Whitney from post 5 with Hall of Fame rider John Velazquez in the irons.
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by trainer Rick Dutrow Jr. against the New York State Gaming Commission, the Association of Racing Commissioners International, and two New York regulators.
Coltimus Prime, once on the Kentucky Derby trail, went wire-to-wire to win Tuesday's 79th edition of the $500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes at Fort Erie.
If you're going to bring 250,000 golf spectators to town, you're going to need a lot of help doing it.
Is this modernistic horse statue, along with other barnyard artwork, a political statement? Or, is it a space-filling touch of whimsy? This sculpture of an iron horse caused a student riot in the 1950s when it placed on the campus of the University of Georgia.
Louisiana Derby winner Vicar's in Trouble heads a field of nine 3-year-olds for Saturday's 45th running of the 1 1/8- mile, $750,000 West Virginia Derby at Mountaineer Park.
Three-time graded stakes winner Tapiture, owned by Winchell Thoroughbreds, gets in at 120 pounds.
The civic group created and runs the Hometown Heroes banner program, which celebrates the achievements of Louisville residents with banners hanging around town.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 02:08 pm
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