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  1. Purses Enhanced for 2016 Ellis Park MeetRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    ... arrangement endorsed by the Kentucky division of the Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association. When Churchill Downs balked at any overlapping days between its September meet and Kentucky Downs, Geary resolved the thorny situation by giving ...

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  2. CRAWFORD | Could Texas turn McDonnell's head? Jurich vows to fight for his coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... even before being hired in Louisville. Jurich recalled Monday bringing McDonnell to campus and taking him to Churchill Downs. "There was a race going on and he couldn't care less about the horses," Jurich said. "He wanted to show me his book and all ...

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  3. Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Janney Montgomery ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... or reduced their stakes in the company. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. increased its position in Churchill Downs by 0.7% in the first quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 773 shares of the company's stock worth ...

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  4. Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN) Shares Bought by Legal & General Group PlcRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | Daily Political

    Legal & General Group Plc raised its stake in shares of Churchill Downs, Inc. by 6.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,819 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 164 shares during the period.

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  5. Where to Honor America's Bravest on Memorial Day 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Louisville.com

    Honor the veteran or active military member in your life this Memorial Day at Louisville's historic Churchill Downs. Those with an active duty or retired military ID will be granted free admission to the racetrack on Monday and will also be offered a special discount for a meal on Millionaire's Row.

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  6. 13 things to do for under $5 this week in LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | LEO Weekly

    ... Highlands this Thursday with special guest performance by the band Vessel. Twilight Thursdays at the Track Churchill Downs $3; 4 p.m. If Exaggerator busted your Preakness bet, if you didn't get enough horse racing around Derby time or if you just ...

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  7. Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN) Downgraded to Strong Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "Churchill Downs Inc. is a racing company that primarily conducts pari-mutuel wagering on live Thoroughbred, Standardbred and Quarter Horse horse racing and simulcast signals of races. Additionally, the company offers racing services through our other business interests.

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  8. Bullards Alley rallies past slow pace in Louisville HandicapRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | ESPN

    Bullards Alley earned the first graded stakes victory for himself and his trainer Saturday when he drew off in the stretch run of the Grade 3, $100,000 Louisville Handicap over the Churchill Downs turf. With Francisco Torres riding, Bullards Alley looped into contention after tracking a slow pace and went on to prevail by 2 1/4 lengths over Johns Kitten.

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  9. Preakness 2016 Weather: Latest Race-Day Forecast for PimlicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | BleacherReport

    ... to be a strong late finisher, maneuvering from the back of the pack on the final stretch to finish second at Churchill Downs. Exaggerator doesn't have the unimpeachable record of Nyquist, but he hasn't finished any worse than fifth place in 10 ...

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  10. Nyquist, Exaggerator square off in Preakness Stakes Read Story WHAS11 StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | WHAS11

    Later this afternoon Nyquist will try to capture the second leg of the Triple Crown in the 141st running of the Preakness Stakes. Fans can catch all of the Preakness action here in Louisville at Churchill Downs where the event will be simulcast on the world's largest 4K video board.

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  11. Churchill Downs welcomes racing fans to watch Preakness StakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... U.S., closed the Westport Village sale on Tuesday, according to Jefferson County property records. Gates at Churchill Downs open at 11:30 a.m., and the first race has a scheduled start time of 12:45 p.m. The Preakness Stakes will be broadcast live ...

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  12. Nyquist hopes skies won't rain on his post paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Reuters

    ... a 3-1 pick from the fifth gate, closed fast to finish second 1-1/4 lengths behind Nyquist two weeks ago at Churchill Downs. But rain forecast from dawn to dusk on Saturday could muddy the Pimlico picture with Exaggerator having proven he can handle ...

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  13. Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN) to Strong SellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Churchill Downs Inc. is a racing company that primarily conducts pari-mutuel wagering on live Thoroughbred, Standardbred and Quarter Horse horse racing and simulcast signals of races. Additionally, the company offers racing services through our other business interests.

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  14. Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Churchill Downs Inc. is a racing company that primarily conducts pari-mutuel wagering on live Thoroughbred, Standardbred and Quarter Horse horse racing and simulcast signals of races. Additionally, the company offers racing services through our other business interests.

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  15. Preakness 2016: Railbird Roberts picks Nyquist to win and keep Triple Crown bid aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Cleveland.com

    ... Derby . Nyquist was convincing in Louisville and, although Exaggerator put in a good run through the Churchill Downs stretch, he wasn't about to catch the winner. That is why Nyquist is the heavy 3-5 morning line favorite to capture the Preakness ...

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  16. Trainer: Nyquist ready for Preakness momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... about American Pharoah after jockey Victor Espinoza had to go to the whip more than 30 times in the Churchill Downs stretch. Nyquist required no such urging. There's been little drama at all for the son of Uncle Mo, beyond a short bout of sickness ...

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  17. Stella Artois Cidre hosts a remarkable Kentucky Derby experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Examiner.com

    ... Artois Cidre. Of course, the most unique and memorable experience for the group was the day at the races at Churchill Downs , for which Stella Artois was the Official Beer Sponsor. The men in the group wore customized bow ties and the women wore ...

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  18. CRAWFORD | Nobody knocking Nyquist as Preakness draws nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... about American Pharoah after jockey Victor Espinoza had to go to the whip better than 30 times in the Churchill Downs stretch. Nyquist required no such urging. There's been little drama at all for the son of Uncle Mo, beyond a short bout of sickness ...

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  19. Preakness 2016: UPI Horse Racing Weekend PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | UPI

    ... lots of other activity at "Old Hilltop" both on Friday and Saturday. Arlington, Belmont, Santa Anita and Churchill Downs all have graded stakes, too. Internationally, Hong Kong's final Group 1 race of the season goes Sunday at Sha Tin with Werther ...

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  20. 'Is that what Jesus would do?' Couple wants headstone approved at Catholic cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... for approval." The couple now questions other images on headstones already in the cemetery, like an image of Churchill Downs, motorcycles or #BBN. But the archdiocese said none of those challenge the church. "It's important for us to recognize that ...

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