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Hot rodder Jimmy Shine's tattoo-covered arms are elbows-deep under the hood of a 1932 Ford as he adjusts the electrical wiring on a $100,000 racing engine that hasn't started in years. Before a co-worker turns the ignition, Shine glances uneasily at the...
Vincent Timphony Trainer of Breeders' Cup winner Wild Again Vincent Timphony, 76, a thoroughbred trainer who guided Wild Again to victory in the inaugural Breeders' Cup Classic in 1984, died Monday at Methodist Hospital in Arcadia, said his former wife,...
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Crowds in Arkansas came for the lure of cage fighting and $1 beer, but police say what they got instead was men ripping each others' clothes off and kissing -- a stunt suspected of being orchestrated by Sacha Baron Cohen of "Borat" fame. "We had a...
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Los Angeles Times Staff WriterAn evening ceilidh (Celtic social event) brings music of the British Isles, with harpists, singers, dancers, bagpipers and drummers. The Scottish celebration also has a bonny-knees contest (male knees, female judges), bagpiping and drumming competitions....
When owner Bill Stiritz shelled out $80,000 to pluck Hogy out of an optional claiming race last fall at Hawthorne Race Course it was obvious that he and trainer Scott Becker believed the high-priced acquisition had the potential to star in graded stakes...
May 24-27, Burlington Chocolatefest Burlington Wis., Friday through Monday. Family festival featuring chocolate, live entertainment, food and fun. Memorial Day Weekend. Call 262-763-3300 or visit chocolatefest.com. June 8-9, 13th Annual Paint-in,...
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Associated PressBALTIMORE (AP) — Kentucky Derby winner Orb remains on track for the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, when a win would set the stage for a Triple Crown try three weeks later in the Belmont Stakes. While a media frenzy is building around the Pimlico...
BALTIMORE — They likely won't recognize each other Saturday as they go to the gate for the 138th Preakness. Orb, the Kentucky Derby winner, and Illinois Derby-winner Departing, a horse some believe could be the only one capable of ending this...
Nicole Stall boarded the first plane to Maryland she could catch when she heard of Benjamin Boniface's death last June. She was there to grieve the death of a boy she had known since his birth. But also to work. In the days after the 20-year-old's death...
Saturday Benefit, to raise awareness for pediatric strokes, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., school house Children's Museum and Learning Center, 129 E. Ocean Ave., Boynton Beach. With special guest Kendall "Roo" Gillis who experienced a catastrophic stroke at age 6....
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Bob Clancy's selections for the $1 million Grade 1 Kentucky Oaks on Friday at Churchill Downs: Post time: 5:40 p.m.; Distance: 1 1/8 miles; TV: NBC Sports Network SEANEEN GIRL (30-1) is one of only two fillies in this field of 10 with a race at...
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