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Horse racing protest shuts down COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Golden Gate Fields

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Protesters are reportedly calling for Golden Gate Fields' race track to be shut down, citing dozens of horse deaths over the past year as well as widespread COVID-19 outbreaks...
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Horse Trainer Gordon Elliott Banned From British Racing

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Gordon Elliott, a prominent trainer, was temporarily barred from British racing after a photograph emerged showing him sitting on a dead horse, talking on his cellphone.
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Governor's budget proposal threatens Saratoga harness racing, industry officials say

3 days ago   |   Times Union

SARATOGA SPRINGS - Monday's opening of the 80th season of harness horse racing at the Saratoga Casino and Hotel marks another slog for racers to survive a COVID-restricted...
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Trainer Gordon Elliott Apologizes After Photo with Dead Horse Surfaces

3 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Gordon Elliott issued an apology after a photo of him sitting atop a dead horse circulated on social media...
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Arlington park race track closing? Suburban horse racing course for sale as owners look to transfer license elsewhere

8 days ago   |   ABC

The future of an Arlington Heights horse track is in question as its owners look to transfer its racing license elsewhere.
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Gov. Beshear signs bill legalizing historical horse racing in Kentucky

Gov. Beshear signs bill legalizing historical horse racing in Kentucky

9 days ago   |   WLKY

Gov. Andy Beshear has signed into law a bill that allows historical horse racing machines to continue operating in the commonwealth.
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2021 Risen Star Stakes odds, contenders, horses: Horse racing insider releases surprising picks, predictions

19 days ago   |   CBS Sports

Bob Weir nailed the exacta in the Sam F. Davis Stakes and just revealed his 2021 Risen Star picks
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Bill aimed at legalizing historical horse racing machines in KY now heads to governor's desk

Bill aimed at legalizing historical horse racing machines in KY now heads to governor's desk

20 days ago   |   WLKY

The future of historical horse racing in Kentucky is now at the hands of Gov. Andy Beshear.
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Jockey Chris McIver Banned from Racing for 1 Year After Kicking Horse Twice

21 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

The Queensland Racing Integrity Commission issued a 12-month ban on jockey Chris McIver after he kicked a horse prior to a race last month...
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Gamine disqualified from 2020 Kentucky Oaks, trainer Bob Baffert fined

Gamine disqualified from 2020 Kentucky Oaks, trainer Bob Baffert fined

1 month ago   |   WLKY

Kentucky stewards issued their ruling Jan. 30 and it was posted on the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission's website this week. Baffert waived his right to a formal hearing before...
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Artists decorate COVID-19 masks to raise $13,500 for LGBTQ charity

Artists decorate COVID-19 masks to raise $13,500 for LGBTQ charity

Artists came together to decorate coronavirus masks to be auctioned off and ultimately raised more than $13,000 to be donated to Baltimore's LGBTQ Fund. Read more ...

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Senate begins marathon COVID-19 relief push as debate opens with reading bill aloud

In a sign of just how thin Democrats' majority is, Vice President Kamala Harris broke the 50-50 tie advancing the bill. Read more ...

Prince William, Kate will join Queen's TV special hours before Oprah interview

Prince William, Kate will join Queen's TV special hours before Oprah interview

The Queen-led TV show will screen on British TV right before the much-anticipated Winfrey sit-down airs in the US. Read more ...

Brett Favre knows he screwed up with Deshaun Watson take

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The national debt will nearly double by 2051 if taxing and spending stay the...

The national debt will nearly double by 2051 if taxing and spending stay the same, CBO says

Summary List Placement The federal government's debt pile is on track to nearly double over the next three decades, according to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office... Read more ...

Dallas police officer charged with 2 counts capital murder

Dallas police officer charged with 2 counts capital murder

A Dallas police officer was arrested after a man told investigators that he kidnapped and killed two people at the officer's instruction, authorities said. Read more ...

Ahead of Opening Day, vaccination site moving from Fenway to Hynes

Ahead of Opening Day, vaccination site moving from Fenway to Hynes

The mass vaccination site at Fenway Park will begin to transfer operations to the Hynes Convention Center later this month, ahead of Red Sox Opening Day. Read more ...

Penguins activate Sidney Crosby from COVID-19 protocol list, can play in...

Penguins activate Sidney Crosby from COVID-19 protocol list, can play in Thursday night's game

Crosby was placed on the NHL's COVID-19 protocol list on Tuesday. Read more ...

Mass. doc on delaying second COVID-19 shot to vaccinate more people

Mass. doc on delaying second COVID-19 shot to vaccinate more people

There are new efforts around the world to deliver at least one vaccine dose to more people, even if that means delaying a patient's second shot for weeks or months. Read more ...