| Oct 28, 2012
The 28 years of horse racing's traveling carnival, also known as the Breeders' Cup, have been a tale of more than two cities; 10, actually, if you count Los Angeles and New York twice each for their separate participating tracks.
The history of this...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 6:05 PM
Hansen, the almost all-white winner of the Breeders' Cup Juvenile, put himself near the top of the list of Kentucky Derby favorites with an easy win in Saturday's Gotham Stakes at Aqueduct.
He beat a weak field but won with confidence and a hand ride...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Forty-three years ago this Thanksgiving Day, one of Hampton Roads' great high school football rivalries came to an end when the Hampton Crabbers and the Newport News Typhoon clashed in their last Turkey Day Game.
The 1970 match brought an end to a 73-...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:39 PM
Brett Snyder was hit more than once by Catasauqua defenders on a third-quarter run during the 1995 District 11 Class 2A championship game.
The Northwestern running back was a battering ram few defenders looked forward to tackling. He kept on chugging,...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Ever since things got competitive after Y2K, it’s been the premier high school football rivalry in Virginia. And part of the appeal to Hampton vs. Phoebus — seriously, after all these years, nobody’s thought of a catchy name? — was...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:07 PM
|COLLEGE MEN’S SOCCER|
Presentation at St. Mary’s, Winona, Minn., 4 p.m.
Motorsports—MotoGP World Championship, British Grand Prix, 7 a.m. (FS1); MotoGP Moto 2, British Grand Prix, same-day...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:17 AM
The 35th annual Chicago Jazz Festival gets into full swing this weekend, with free shows at Millennium Park, near Randolph Drive and Michigan Avenue.
Following is a guide to some of the most promising sets, plus a listing of after-fest sessions. For...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:15 PM
The tournament is called the Florida State Poker Championships, but, sorry, there’s really no official state champion. It’s just a name.
The sixth annual event is set for next month at the Isle Casino and Racing in Pompano Beach. Former...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Shug McGaughey, the trainer for Kentucky Derby winner Orb, attributes his calm demeanor since that race to maturity.
Had he made it to the Preakness with a Triple Crown chance at a younger age, the 64-year-old insists, the scene would have been...
| May 1, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Drummer Jack DeJohnette, trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith, pianists Jason Moran and Robert Glasper and saxophonists Donald Harrison, Charles Lloyd, Jimmy Heath and Rudresh Mahanthappa will headline the 35th annual Chicago Jazz Festival, running Aug. 29...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:59 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Baltimore lawyer Frank Morgan helped swimmer Michael Phelps, then 16 years old, select Peter Carlisle as his agent. Phelps was years away from stardom, but Carlisle aggressively marketed his client, hoping to eventually elevate him...