Horse Racing

'Trying to play catch up': After loss of Arlington, big bets being placed on future of Illinois horse racing

'Trying to play catch up': After loss of Arlington, big bets being placed on future of Illinois horse racing

10 days ago   |   WGN TV

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. - For decades, Arlington International Racecourse was the crown jewel of racing in Illinois. But its owner Churchill Downs Inc. did not apply for future...
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Odds shrinking for sports betting legalization this year in Massachusetts

21 days ago   |   Boston Herald

The odds that Massachusetts lawmakers will legalize sports betting this year are shrinking as state Senate leaders signaled the money-making measure isn't high on the fall...
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The last stand of Bob Baffert, horse racing's most successful and embattled trainer

21 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Bob Baffert has cultivated the story of a horse racing dynasty built from humble roots. He now faces scrutiny about short cuts he's alleged to have taken.
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FBI files: Whitey Bulger bribed jockeys, drugged horses at tracks including Pocono Downs

3 monthes ago   |   The Morning Call

Newly released FBI files on James “Whitey” Bulger detail a horse racing scheme that involved bribing jockeys and drugging horses to fix races at tracks in Boston, New Jersey...
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No Need for Speed at Grants Pass Downs in Oregon

3 monthes ago   |   NY Times

At Grants Pass Downs in Oregon, horses come first and women thrive as owners, trainers and jockeys. The approach is good for business, and the community's soul.
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Haskell Stakes 2021 horses, picks, odds: Expert unveils predictions, betting strategy for Monmouth Park

3 monthes ago   |   CBS Sports   |   2 articles

Horse racing analyst Matt Bernier offers his Haskell Stakes 2021 picks, predictions, and bets
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Commission to consider new requests for five Nebraska horse racing tracks

Commission to consider new requests for five Nebraska horse racing tracks

3 monthes ago   |   KETV

Developers seek approval of racing license in hopes of establishing casinos across the state
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Haskell Stakes 2021: Odds, Post Positions, Prize Money and Picks

3 monthes ago   |   Bleacher Report

With the Triple Crown behind us and the Breeders' Cup on the horizon, Saturday's Haskell Stakes is one of the premier races this time of year...
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Saratoga poised for big horse racing season with return of fans

3 monthes ago   |   Times Union

Saratoga Race Course welcomes back fans for 2021, and many think it will be a record-setting year.
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Federal judge overturns horse trainer Bob Baffert's suspension from New York Racing Association

Federal judge overturns horse trainer Bob Baffert's suspension from New York Racing Association

3 monthes ago   |   WLKY   |   3 articles

At Monday's hearing, Henry Greenberg, arguing for the racing association, said the organization acted quickly because the Belmont Stakes, the third prong of horse racing's...
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Sudan facing full military coup, information ministry warns, as military...

Sudan facing full military coup, information ministry warns, as military arrest prime minister, raid radio and TV stations

The Sudanese information ministry has said the government is facing a coup d'etat, with the prime minister arrested and taken to an unknown location. Radio and TV studios in... Read more ...

The Latest: EU, US voice 'grave' concern over Sudan upheaval

The European Union has joined the United States in expressing grave concern about a possible military takeover underway in Sudan Read more ...

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Welcome, back 'Clones; Who's next?

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Welcome, back 'Clones; Who's next?

For the first time this regular season, there were no teams making their season debut in The Associated college football poll. Read more ...

Motivated by late father's words, Baker chases elusive crown

Motivated by late father's words, Baker chases elusive crown

HOUSTON - Dusty Baker, then manager of the San Francisco Giants, had just left the stadium after a crushing loss to the Anaheim Angels in Game 7 of the 2002 World Series when... Read more ...

The Food Industry's Latest Plant-Based Deal Is A Regenerative Mike Drop In...

In its mission to make plant based food more accessible to all, vertically integrated, regenerative plant-based food company, Above Food, announced a binding transaction... Read more ...

Photos: Massive mudslide closes Highway 70 in Northern California

Photos: Massive mudslide closes Highway 70 in Northern California

Multiple mudslides and debris flows on Sunday closed a stretch of State Route 70 within the Dixie Fire burn scar in Butte and Plumas counties. Read more ...

Oil hits multi-year highs on tight global supply

Oil hits multi-year highs on tight global supply

Oil prices rallied above $86 a barrel on Monday, extending multi-year gains after Saudi Arabia urged the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to stick to a... Read more ...

1 injured after shooting in Upstate parking lot, police say

1 injured after shooting in Upstate parking lot, police say

Shooting happened near Fairvew and Harrison Bridge roads Read more ...

Officials detained, internet down in apparent Sudan coup

Officials detained, internet down in apparent Sudan coup

The country's interim Prime Minister Abdulla Hamdok is under house arrest and being forced to issue a message in support of a military coup. Read more ...

STAT WATCH: Buffalo's 11 sacks are most in FBS since 2019

STAT WATCH: Buffalo's 11 sacks are most in FBS since 2019

Buffalo is back on top of the Mid-American Conference sacks chart after its school-record performance against Akron. Read more ...