| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Gulfstream Park is jumping into the trend of Super Saturdays.
The prime winter meeting launches Dec. 6 with the eight stakes of the Claiming Crown, the first of six Saturdays with at least five stakes. Eight stakes also will be run on Florida Derby Day,...
| Aug 15, 2014
Lexi Thompson and South Korea's Meena Lee shot six-under-66 on Thursday to share the first-round lead in the LPGA Championship, the fourth major championship of the season.
Thompson, the Kraft Nabisco winner in April for her first major title, and Lee...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Del Mar's summer of discontent began with a sadly fitting omen.
On opening day, July 17, 11 horses left the starting gate for the one-mile feature, the $100,000 Oceanside Stakes. It was the first day of the 75th season of thoroughbred racing at the...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Not yet ready to embark on a comeback after undergoing colic surgery May 16, America's two-time Horse of the Year, Wise Dan, again will be a no-show when the Arlington Million is run Saturday.
But Canada's reigning Horse of the Year, Up With the Birds,...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 1:34 PM
An open seat in an overwhelmingly Democratic district has attracted three candidates to the primary race.
District 100 includes the coastline of Broward and Miami-Dade counties from Dania Beach and Hollywood in the north to Surfside and Bal Harbour in...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Don’t look for gambling to be a hot topic in Florida’s race for governor.
Charlie Crist visited the SunSentinel’s Editorial Board on Tuesday, and our staff was able to squeeze in a question or two about gambling.
Crist said about the...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:56 PM
It was just a decade ago that salvation for suffering Pennsylvania homeowners was on its way.
Unfair property taxes must be reduced, politicians thundered in Harrisburg, and they were determined to get it done even if it meant engaging in one of the...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:59 PM
The Los Angeles Police Department's civilian watchdog is investigating the circumstances surrounding the agency's acquisition of a horse owned by Chief Charlie Beck's daughter, who is an officer assigned to the department's equestrian unit.
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Two of the most important conquests of Chad Brown's seven-year training career have come on Million day at Arlington International Racecourse.
Now, after capturing last year's Arlington Million with Real Solution on a disqualification and the $750,000...
| Aug 12, 2014
Marx Brothers: The Classic Hollywood article in the Aug. 10 Calendar section about a new Marx Brothers DVD box set said Groucho, Harpo, Chico and Gummo got their nicknames at the Orpheum theater in Galesburg, Ill. That likely happened at the Gaiety or...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:10 PM
For virtually the entire 89-day meeting at Arlington International Racecourse the fields are a study in domesticity but on Saturday the palatial track will become a thoroughbred world capital.
Twelve foreign horses — five from Ireland, five from...