Horse racing

Commissions OK license for new racetrack

3 days ago   |   Miami Herald

The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission has approved a joint venture between Churchill Downs and Keeneland at a proposed $150 million racetrack near the Kentucky and Tennessee...
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Bob Levy, horse racing innovator, was the ultimate people person | Dick Jerardi

8 days ago   |   Philly

When we lost him last week, we lost a Philadelphia treasure, an unparalleled horse racing innovator, and everybody's best friend.
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The Latest: Idaho rejects ‘instant horse racing' machines

14 days ago   |   Miami Herald

The Latest on Election Day in Idaho : 1:30 a.m. Idaho voters have rejected a ballot initiative that would have allowed race tracks to install slot-like betting machines...
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Michael Wells-Rody Arrested for Trying to Ride Horse Around Breeders Cup Track

16 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Kentucky State Police arrested a man Saturday after he attempted to ride a horse on the track at Churchill Downs during the Breeders' Cup...
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Accelerate wins Breeders' Cup Classic

17 days ago   |   Times Union

Louisville, Ky. The best from the east were no match for Accelerate, the top horse in California, and, maybe now, the country. The 5-year-old colt, who has been doing nothing...
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In Winning Breeders' Cup Classic, Accelerate Challenges a Triple Crown Winner

17 days ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Accelerate beat Gunnevera by a length at Churchill Downs, strengthening his bid against the retired Justify for Horse of the Year.
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Breeders' Cup 2018 Results: Tracking Winners and Prize Money Payouts on Saturday

17 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

After an exciting opening day at the 2018 Breeders' Cup , the action continued Saturday at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky...
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Breeders' Cup Classic 2018 odds, contenders, lineup: Horse racing legend who predicted Triple Crown races reveals top picks

17 days ago   |   CBS Sports   |   2 articles

Hank Goldberg won big at the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont
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Baffert has another Derby contender as Game Winner takes Breeders' Cup Juvenile

18 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   3 articles

Trainer Bob Baffert having the favorite for the Kentucky Derby is about as routine as it gets in horse racing. But to have that distinction this early is a little different...
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Game Winner takes charge late to win Breeders Cup Juvenile

18 days ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Game Winner surged down the stretch and pulled away from Knicks Go after a bump to win the Breeders' Cup Juvenile by 2 1/4 lengths Friday at Churchill Downs...
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Police: Driver on way to work killed by concrete chunk thrown from overpass

Police: Driver on way to work killed by concrete chunk thrown from overpass

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'We need hundreds': Fire victims' families urged to give DNA

'We need hundreds': Fire victims' families urged to give DNA

Authorities are using a rapid DNA test that produces results in just two hours to help identify the scores of people killed in the Northern California wildfire. Read more ...

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and...

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and it reveals one of the most dangerous grocery-store habits

The CDC recommended on Tuesday that Americans avoid all forms of romaine lettuce. At least 32 people in 11 states have been infected with E. coli after consuming romaine - but... Read more ...

Trump Thanks Saudi Arabia For Low Gas Prices After Jamal Khashoggi's Killing

Trump Thanks Saudi Arabia For Low Gas Prices After Jamal Khashoggi's Killing

Trump said Saudi Arabia is still a U.S ally, despite evidence the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the assassination of the journalist. Read more ...

Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

Two private equity owners of the iconic Toys R Us toy chain will be handing over a $20 million hardship fund to the thousands of former workers left jobless and without... Read more ...

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world's largest technology companies. Read more ...

American missionary slain by volley of arrows from ‘world's most dangerous...

American missionary slain by volley of arrows from ‘world's most dangerous tribe'

An American man has been killed on a remote island by hunter-gatherers from the Sentinelese community, believed to be the last pre-Neolithic tribe who have avoided contact with... Read more ...

CDC warns against eating any type of romaine lettuce due to health risk

CDC warns against eating any type of romaine lettuce due to health risk

So far, the CDC reports, at least 32 people have contracted E. coli in 11 states. Read more ...

Researchers Find 115 Plastic Cups In Dead Whale's Stomach

Researchers Find 115 Plastic Cups In Dead Whale's Stomach

The following items were among those found in the animal's stomach: 19 pieces of hard plastic, two sandals, four plastic bottles, 25 plastic bags, and about seven pounds of... Read more ...

Trump wanted to order the Justice Department to prosecute James Comey and...

Trump wanted to order the Justice Department to prosecute James Comey and Hillary Clinton

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump told the White House counsel in the spring that he wanted to order the Justice Department to prosecute two of his political adversaries: his... Read more ...