| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:48 AM
The sixth annual "Horseshoe Hoedown" benefiting Equine-Assisted Therapies of South Florida will take place Oct. 25 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Tradewinds Park in Coconut Creek.
The nonprofit provides a variety of therapeutic programs for children and...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Eddie Olczyk will be busy covering his other favorite sport this weekend for NBC.
The Blackhawks and NBC’s lead NHL analyst will be part of the network’s crew working the Breeder’s Cup Friday and Saturday at Santa Anita in California....
| Oct 31, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The first day of the Breeders' Cup races is in the books. It was a day in which no long shots cashed in. A summary:
Winner: Frankie Dettori rallied Hootenanny in the deep stretch to win the first Breeders' Cup race. But it did not turn out...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 6:05 PM
ARCADIA, Calif. Maybe it's the beautiful weather, the fast racetrack or the familiarity of his old stall in Barn 56, but California Chrome loves Santa Anita.
But how he shows his joy can cause concern.
Assistant trainer Alan Sherman has had his hands...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Trainer Bob Baffert scratched one of his best hopes for a Breeders' Cup title Tuesday, when American Pharoah was found to have a deep bruise in his left front hoof.
American Pharoah was the 2-1 morning line favorite in the $2-million Juvenile, a race...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Gary Stevens isn't a jockey. He's a miracle man. If somebody names a horse Lourdes, Stevens has to be the rider. Stevens is going to ride in this weekend's Breeders' Cup. Yes, you read that right. This is the man who came back in 2013 after 7 1/2 years...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"You ain't seen nothin' yet!" was the famous come-on to the audience used by the great Al Jolson in the 1927 movie "The Jazz Singer."
And I, Liz, in 2014, still say this. But now I'm talking about former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. He was...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 7:26 PM
As Don Tollefson walked into a Bucks County courtroom to plead guilty Monday, family members of his most notable victim fumed in the courthouse hallway.
"It takes a pretty low person to prey on a dead police officer's family," said Tom Fox, father of...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Friday, Oct. 3: That'll be the day the lines died. After 13 years serving more than 200 different sausages, including oddities like yak and rattlesnake, Doug Sohn will close Avondale's internationally famous encased meats emporium, his namesake Hot Doug's...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 6:41 AM
For some thoroughbreds at Pimlico Race Course on Saturday, it had been mere months since their last race.
Now, as the ex-racehorses trotted onto the track, they were asked by riders not to run like the wind, but do something entirely different —...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 8:03 PM
St. Charles' first-ever regatta Saturday in Pottawatomie Park along the Fox River had been planned meticulously by organizers for months.
Spectators dressed in Kentucky Derby-style garb would cruise down the river in a large paddle boat, enjoying drinks...