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Chicago Sun-Times Archive

Chicagoan California Chrome co-owners fine in background (6/5)

Dick Duchossois shares lessons learned under fire in WWII (5/25)

Joel Quenneville’s colt, Midnight Hawk, nosed out by long shot Dynamic Impact in Illinois Derby (4/19)

Joel Quenneville’s Midnight Hawk favored to win Illinois Derby (4/18)

Gambling hearing postponed due to weather (2/17)

Racing fans’ treat: Night card at Hawthorne (10/3)

Sneed: Arlington Park chief Dick Duchossois thinking about retiring (9/12)

Real Solution wins Arlington Million after The Apache disqualified (8/17)

Foreign horses prominent on Million Day (8/16)

Bargain horse Little Mike aims for historic Million double (8/15)

Equine virus resurfaces at Hawthorne Race Course (12/5)

Emanuel to ‘work relentlessly’ to pass Chicago casino bill (8/28)

Going wire-to-wire, Little Mike captures the Arlington Million for the Vaccarezzas (8/18)

Local hope Helicopter takes aim at $400,000 American St. Leger (8/17)

Local hope Willcox Inn will give it a shot in Arlington Million (8/15)

Legal problems mounting for jockey Robby Albarado (8/15)

Frank Martin, trainer of Sham, dies at 86 (7/20)

Jockey Rosemary Homeister Jr. balancing motherhood with racing career (6/23)

Chicago Lit: Q& A with Evanston horse racing author John McEvoy (5/27)

Kentucky Derby sets attendance, betting records (5/8)

Coroner refuses to release autopsy on body found after Kentucky Derby (5/7)

Kentucky Derby notebook: Union Rags pinched at start, fails to be a factor (5/6)

Emotional Bob Baffert happy with second this time (5/5)

New name, stakes race reflects Arlington’s international focus (5/4)

Kentucky Derby odds are no easy pickings (5/4)

Arlington Park set for opener (5/4)

Duchossois continues steady pace (5/2)

Kentucky Derby has no clear-cut favorite (4/23)

Once ran Arlington track; ex-Hollywood Park CEO (3/24)

OTB wants to move to Buffalo Grove Golf Club (2/7)

Orland Hills lands OTB parlor (12/20)

Link: Wait until next year on gaming bill (11/30)

A racetrack deal? (11/23)

Owner: Someone tried to kill horse (11/21)

Gambling bill fails in state House (11/9)

Drosselmeyer just dandy in Breeders’ Cup Classic (11/6)

Royal Delta crowns Bill Mott again at Breeders’ Cup (11/4)

Breeders’ Cup: Classic fave Uncle Mo comes back from the near-dead (11/3)

Hawthorne tries to make a pitch for casinos (10/19)

Milkes determined to succeed with new horses (9/6)

Police: Jockey Kent Desormeaux tried running over a cop ... with his Porsche (9/1)

Day at races pays off for Glenkirk, Search (8/23)

Beverly D. continues to be bonanza for Schwartz (8/13)

Liftoff from the Cape (8/13)

Arlington Park chairman hasn’t forgotten friends lost in WWII (8/11)

Gio Ponti wants to be Millionaire again in third start (8/9)

Horseshoes not just luck, but a living (7/19)

History packs irony for visiting Arlington jockey Corey Nakatani (7/6)

Detached retina had Arlington Park track announcer John Dooley worried (6/20)

Gambling compromise might mean Illinois towns must ‘opt in’ to allow video poker (6/17)

Ruler on Ice pulls huge upset to win Belmont Stakes (6/11)

Animal Kingdom made 2-1 favorite in Belmont Stakes (6/8)

Editorial: An ‘excessive’ but needed casino bill (6/2)

Jockey Michael Baze found dead in vehicle at Churchill Downs (5/11)

Bettor a winner in life even as Kentucky Derby play fails (5/7)

Eduardo Perez wins three races at Arlington (5/6)

Good times at Derby? Almost better than that (5/5)

Arlington puts its best hoof forward (5/4)

Missing at Derby post (5/4)

Winemaker, horse owner Jess Jackson dies (4/21)

Joe Vann runs away with Illinois Derby (4/9)

Kentucky on the minds of Illinois Derby starters (4/7)

Aurora boasts storied horse racing past (2/27)

Probation for worker who fondled horse (2/10)

Gambling expansion still up for grabs (1/17)

Wirtz Corp. plans liquor distribution hub in Cicero (1/7)

More gaming on the way? (1/6)

Buffalo Grove keeps betting, bans billboard (1/4)

Howard Sudberry takes marketing reins at Arlington (1/3)

Zenyatta's charge comes up a head short (11/7)

Breeders' Cup: Day 1: Fist things first (11/6)

The storyteller and the stallion (10/17)

Favored 'Fortune' flourishes at Hawthorne (10/10)

A Rosie finish for Redding Colliery (10/2)

Hawthorne opening day: Gold Cup will really get things going (10/1)

Arlington Park groomer accused of fondling horse (9/17)

Partners for Progress riders enjoy day at Arlington Park (8/26)

Buick in the driver's seat (8/22)

Emotions run high after Duchossois' entry wins Beverly D. (8/22)

Gio Ponti shoots for piece of history at Arlington Million (8/21)

On the track of going back-to-back (8/20)

Torres an opportune victor (7/18)

Tuscan Evening, Just as Well star in Million Preview (7/16)

Blackhawks announcers to make appearance (7/14)

Arlington Park racing might be reduced (6/19)

Churchill Downs CEO says Arlington Park could be in danger (6/18)

Arlington Park makes 'a day at the races' family fare (6/18)

Zito doubles up in shot at 3rd Belmont crown (6/5)

Goal in Belmont: Don't get lost (6/4)

Horses with no names (5/15)

Paralyzed Douglas files suit v. Arlington (5/11)

She can pick 'em: A good look at racing (5/6)

Reign at the reins (5/2)

Weak field needs a Saver (5/1)

Trying to show the girls rule (4/30)

Arlington Park a family destination (4/29)

Polzin's perfect pedigree (4/29)

Uchman: Our new horse picker (4/29)

Horse industry looking for video gambling at tracks (4/24)

Arlington makes racing 'all in the family' (4/23)

'Lion' strong wire-to-wire (4/4)

Backtalk trainer has Kentucky on his mind (4/2)

Dispute over downstate horse track leads House to oust board (3/17)

Waukegan OKs wagering at Sundance (2/17)

Hope comes early at Hawthorne post (2/12)

CBS fails Super spot check (1/28)

Sundance Saloon wants OTB (1/22)

Legal online horse wagering off to races (10/14)

Horses start kicking good Hawthorne dirt (10/2)

McMannis tops newspaper 'pickers' (10/1)

Arlington suspends jock Perez (9/22)

Jockey tells police of alleged attack (9/15)

Injured jockey remains on ventilator (9/3)

Making 'cents' from racetrack casinos (8/28)

Safety issues force delay at AP (8/28)

Arlington jockey Straight hurt in fall (8/27)

The full Ponti (8/9)

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Desormeaux on the go (8/9)

Rene's rooting interest (8/8)

Who's your long shot? (8/7)

Early honors go to Gio Ponti in draw-day salute to field (8/5)

Arlington's fab 4 women aren't just pretty faces (7/3)

Summer Bird beats Mine That Bird, Borel in Belmont (6/6)

Spotlight shines on Mine That Bird (6/5)

Hawks, Wings and prayers (5/31)

A gem of a racing season (5/31)

More spills at Arlington Park (5/26)

Fabulous filly too good for the boys, wins as 9-5 favorite (5/17)

Borel talks big about Rachel (5/16)

Forget the filly: 'Fire' is the P-Odage pick in Preakness (5/15)

Fab filly made the fave despite drawing Post 13 (5/13)

Borel guides 50-1 long shot Mine (5/3)

Baffert hopes for Nile cruise (5/2)

Kentucky Oaks: Rachel too much for fillies (5/2)

ODage system points to Papa Clem in Kentucky Derby (5/1)

Arlington poised at starting gate (5/1)

The sun shines bright on Hawthorne for Derby Day (4/30)

Want the favorite? I Want Revenge (4/30)

His bright ideas help race course, charities (4/19)

It's on to Churchill Downs for victorious Musket Man (4/5)

Illinois Derby winner likely to gallop off to Churchill Downs (4/3)

Horseplay a bit too Harry (3/10)

Hawthorne keeps on tickin' (3/6)

Calabrese severs ties with Catalano (1/27)

Not all transfixed by inauguration (1/22)

A one-in-a-Million racing writer (1/10)

Sportsman's Park demolition (1/6)

Trackside Waukegan celebrates 20 years (12/21)

Gaming board still plans to make decision on casino by year's end (12/17)

Jockeys force cancellation (12/15)

Casinos see new reason to kill bill (12/11)

Casinos want revenue-sharing bill blocked (12/10)

Casinos forced to fund horse racing? (11/25)

Legislature OKs $90 million for horse-racing industry (11/21)

Horse tracks win race for your tax dollars (11/18)

Horse racing's big windfall (11/17)

Hawthorne casino proposal plants seed for Illinois racinos (10/31)

Breeders' Cup: Curlin falls to Raven's Pass (10/26)

Zenyatta (9-0) bursts into first (10/25)

'Not an easy race to win' (10/24)

New hope surfaces for Curlin's challengers (10/23)

Racetrack could win casino license (10/15)

Big Brown injured, likely out of Breeders' Cup (10/13)

Homewood Rookies restaurant with controversial OTB closes (10/11)

Off-track betting parlor closes in Homewood (10/10)

Fairbanks makes it two straight for Migliore (9/28)

Hawthorne hits the ground running (9/26)

After 44 years, Fires retires (9/22)

Waukegan in casino pack of 5 (9/3)

Kids horsing around a perfect Sunday at Arlington (8/15)

Sacre bleu! It's a stunner (8/10)

Douglas has big day but plays 'what if?' (8/10)

Spirit One wins Arlington Million (8/9)

Sudan scratch puts field at 7 (8/9)

Douglas line: It's rapid transit (8/8)

Archipenko looks like a Million (8/7)

Secretariat's owner still going strong (8/6)

1 in an Arlington million (7/9)

Legislative special session sparks call for study to impeach Blagojevich (7/2)

Congress eyes horse racing intervention (6/20)

Brown has plenty left to foal around (6/9)

Breaking down (6/8)

Jockeys at risk of severe injury as well (6/8)

Announcer Durkin is living his dream (6/8)

Race day down to tale of 2 hooves (6/7)

Big Brown: Not a gods-on favorite (6/6)

Big Belmont Saturday at Bookie Magee's (6/5)

In position for 3rd jewel (6/5)

Breeding distaste (6/4)

Big buzz over Bug (6/2)

Senate moves to privatize lottery, add casinos (5/31)

Big buzz over Bug (5/30)

Spending a day at the races with the family (5/29)

One more crown for Big Brown (5/18)

To Desormeaux's son, colt should be family (5/18)

Losing racehorses in Puerto Rico condemned to die (5/16)

Big day ahead for Big Brown (5/16)

Bluesman Lonnie Brooks is off to the races (5/15)

Big Brown's draw: Middle of the road (5/15)

Big Brown revels in racing spotlight (5/11)

Big Brown's trainer bullish on chances for Triple Crown (5/9)

Where the heck is the 10th casino? (5/4)

Brown wins Derby; Belles euthanized (5/4)

Eight Belles' breakdown turns trainer Jones somber (5/4)

Startling mare bid ups racing ante (5/4)

Southland OTBs prepare for Kentucky Derby (5/3)

Spotlight outside winner's circle (5/3)

Eight Belles out to ring up another ladies' day (5/3)

Time to look beneath the surface (5/2)

There's optimism in the Air (5/2)

Stevens backs Big Brown post choice (5/2)

Big Brown more than outside shot at Derby (5/1)

Goal: Avoid bummer of '06 in summer of '08 (5/1)

Arlington Park faces issues as opener nears (5/1)

A dozen must-do's at Arlington Park (4/30)

Baird's goal: Capture glory (4/30)

Hawthorne jocks get raise (4/27)

Long shot punches ticket to Churchill (4/6)

Golden Spikes going for the Downs (4/5)

Hawthorne meet 'short and sweet' (3/7)

Gambling expansion plan concerns Wilhelmi (12/13)

A Classic haul for Curlin (10/28)

Euro runner breaks down (10/28)

Slop could be X-factor in star-studded Classic (10/27)

Classic makes lots of Sense (10/26)

Pletcher penciling in another strong lineup (10/25)

Homewood restaurant changes name ahead of OTB opening (10/21)

Student Council in charge (9/30)

Dirt back in racing mix as Hawthorne opens (9/21)

Hawthorne adds a little extra in '08 (9/19)

Homewood board regulates age, hours at OTB (9/13)

Racing board issues OTB license for Homewood restaurant (8/16)

Residents bring OTB queries to Homewood trustees (8/16)

Homewood OTB licenses on Racing Board's Tuesday agenda (8/12)

Homewood residents request to speak at OTB vote (8/12)

Area father, son jockeys enjoying time together in the saddle (8/12)

Jambalaya has winning recipe (8/12)

A stakes sweep for imports (8/12)

Odds are a Million to (be) won (8/11)

Saddled up for glorious quest (8/10)

Arlington Million shaping up as one of year's top races (8/10)

Million doesn't go as far these days (8/9)

Homewood trustee fails in attempt to block OTB (7/26)

Leona's, Arlington Park make case for Homewood OTB (7/22)

Fits to a 'T' (7/22)

Thomas Allen Pauly: Plays the ponies in a different way (7/4)

Off-track betting likely coming to Homewood (7/1)

Funny Cide keeps on going (7/1)

Belmont a real Rags to Riches story (6/10)

It's the filly! Rags to Riches takes Belmont Stakes (6/9)

Curlin favored to be best in the long run (6/9)

Curlin favorite to win Belmont (6/7)

A day at the races (6/3)

Belmont Stakes makes no Sense (5/21)

Curlin's late charge catches Street Sense at wire (5/20)

With Barbaro's memory fresh, another tragedy at Pimlico (5/20)

A sense of confidence (5/19)

It could be case of Beyer beware (5/18)

Visions of Barbaro take center stage (5/18)

Two for Pletcher at Pimlico (5/16)

Barbaro's ghost haunts Preakness (5/13)

A horse is a horse (5/10)

Pimlico makes Sense (5/7)

Rail road turns rosy (5/6)

Pletcher philosophical as his five-horse herd fizzles (5/6)

How the derby played out (5/6)

'Anna' still searching for magic touch (5/5)

One crowning moment? (5/4)

Polytrack makes picking tough (5/4)

Post it: Curlin rates edge (5/3)

A fresh start, from ground up (5/3)

Hopeful Emigh needs a defection to get call (5/2)

Take it to the blank (4/29)

This is one cool Cat (4/8)

Preps rule for Tiago, 'Nobiz' (4/8)

'Cobalt' in category of his own (4/6)

Arlington families win housing upgrade (3/2)

Without slots, horse tracks losing ground (2/23)

Cook County could add $1 OTB parlor admission tax (2/2)

A moving battle to survive (1/31)

Barbaro euthanized (1/30)

Barbaro at critical point again (1/29)

Hall of Fame horse trainer remembered (12/16)

Arlington on track to install synthetic surface by May (12/8)

Arlington to alter track surface (12/7)

Racetrack co-owner's legacy is Arlington Million (11/29)

Bernardini at the front of strong Classic field (11/2)

Horse-breeding changes afoot (10/15)

Gaming laws about as sensible as betting on the Cubs (9/19)

NJC takes dates request off table (9/15)

Hawthorne pins hopes on big fields (9/15)

Duchossois demands club pay up (9/6)

Bluegrass Cat retired after injury (8/28)

Arlington Park's 'safe' strip claims 27th victim (8/24)

2 more horses die at Arlington (8/21)

Barbaro shows spring in his step (8/15)

The Tin Man shows heart (8/13)

Showing Up takes Secretariat (8/13)

Arlington off to the races on Million Day (8/12)

Major Rhythm tracking a minor miracle (8/11)

Arlington Park ruled safe (8/11)

Arlington or Saratoga for English Channel? (8/10)

Stones rolling into Churchill Downs (8/8)

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Barbaro's right hind leg healing well (8/2)

Arlington asks for some 4-day weeks (8/1)

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Jockey OK after spill at Arlington (7/31)

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Another Arlington breakdown (7/30)

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IRB to investigate Arlington for possible rules violation (7/29)

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Arlington committed to avoiding accidents (7/24)

Arlington fatality count up to 24 after Sweetest Chant (7/24)

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If Arlington is OK, racing has a problem (7/19) - opinion

Ban on online gambling isn't Net gain for anyone (7/19)

'Nothing unsafe' at Arlington (7/18)

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Another horse falls at Arlington (7/16)

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Ray of good news for Barbaro (7/15)

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Doctor: Barbaro 'long shot' to survive (7/14)

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Barbaro battles 'tough odds' (7/13)

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IRB wants outside look into surface at Arlington (7/12)

Barbaro takes turn for better (7/12)

Arlington Park owner's move threat to Sportsman's (7/11)

Barbaro setback cause for concern (7/11)

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Arlington makes main track softer (7/7)

IRB needs new rules to limit breakdowns (7/7)

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35-1 long shot wins Stars and Stripes (7/3)

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Another breakdown at Arlington (7/2)

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Arlington OKs track, will run card today (6/29)

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Breakdowns prompt probe at Arlington (6/23)

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Arlington, Hawthorne have a big winner in Bonny Brown (6/22)

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No Barbaro or Bernardini -- just Jazil (6/11)

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Anyone for leftovers? Belmont's plate is filled (6/10)

Resisting words from sponsors (6/9)

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Barbaro's biggest break may be Richardson (6/4)

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Casinos must pony up $36 million (5/28)

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Illinois' gaming with gambling taxes hurts investment (5/27)

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Conspiracy lovers see two false starts (5/26)

Feisty as usual, recovering colt 'looking great' (5/26)

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Barbaro looks even better (5/24)

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Barbaro on his feet, with odds at 50-50 (5/23)

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Barbaro fate in doubt after 6-hour surgery (5/22)

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Agony and ecstacy (5/21)

Barbaro plight casts pall at Pimlico (5/21)

Barbaro leading the parade (5/20)

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Money's there, but most horses aren't (5/19)

Seer is believing: Don't bet on Barbaro (5/19)

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Barbaro draws No. 6 post in field of 9 (5/18)

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Short field likely for Preakness (5/14)

Derby champ's dad finally gets recognition (5/14)

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Arlington match just might hatch (5/12)

Day of addition, subtraction for Preakness (5/12)

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Barbaro takes aim at Triple Crown (5/8)

Casinos blast horse racing plan as 'giveaway' (5/8)

Gambling isn't quite model behavior on Derby TV (5/8)

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Barbaro makes Derby a six-cess story (5/7)

Barbaro owners join the big leagues (5/7)

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Louisville targets Derby weekend cruising (5/7)

Off and running for many happy returns (5/6)

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Rosy stories not always the rule (5/5)

Post it: Old faces, new challenges (5/5)

Mystery always big part of magic -- just like Odage (5/5)

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Horse racing subsidy from riverboats approved (5/4)

Good outside chance for Brother Derek (5/4)

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Flores will take reins aboard Storm Treasure (5/3)

Barbaro's trainer has taken unique road to Churchill Downs (5/3)

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Derby horses entering the stretch run (4/30)

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Sinister Minister joins Baffert's Derby brigade (4/16)

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Sweet success the story line at Illinois Derby (4/9)

Brother Derek, Bob and John win Derby preps (4/9)

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Big three look for May bloom (4/7)

Hollendorfer, Baze team on Derby favorite (4/7)

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Trainer's tale keeps coming back to '89 crash (3/26)

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Handicapper was huge on horse sense (3/12)

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Haw-Nat breaks from gate (2/24)

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Despite votes in Congress, USDA says horse slaughter will continue (2/8)

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Finger-lickin' deal for Yum! (2/2)

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Bailey gets kick out of final race (1/29)

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Saint Liam best of racing's best (10/30)

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Injured Rock Hard Ten latest Classic dropout (10/29)

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Juvenile an acid test for unbeaten Samurai (10/28)

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Four unbeatens in Breeders' Cup (10/27)

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Hello, mudder: Super Frolic wins Gold Cup (9/25)

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IRB sets racing dates for 2006 (9/21)

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Feds charge Arlington Park with fair-housing violations (9/2)

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Powerscourt really wins it this time (8/14)

Fall still on Stevens' mind in Bev D victory (8/14)

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Odds favor Kitten's Joy against cast of contenders (8/13)

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McAnally has put his mark on the Million (8/12)

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Favored Kitten's Joy gets No. 1 post for Million XXIII (8/11)

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Jockey Day takes final bow (8/5)

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Perfect Drift sets record at Arlington (7/31)

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Afleet Alex will sit out Haskell, Travers (7/29)

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Rosemont threatens to sue Gaming Board over casino license (6/17)

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Triple Crown a what-if for Afleet Alex (6/13)

Afleet Alex stakes claim to greatness (6/12)

Afleet Alex smooth, snappy (6/12)

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Afleet Alex soars to stardom with Belmont win (6/11)

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Stage set for upset in N.Y. marathon (6/10)

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Daley touts shelved city casino proposal (5/24)

Double Crown story line will have to do (5/23)

Fast feet save Afleet Alex in Preakness win (5/22)

Victory helps fight against cancer, too (5/22)

Technology making its way into horse breeding (5/22)

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You heard it here first: Greeley's Galaxy ready to run (5/21)

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Tales of the three horsemen (5/20)

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Plan would let racetracks install slot machines (5/19)

Derby winner bringing new attention to farms (5/15)

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Arlington rides into spotlight (5/13)

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Giacomo shock still strong (5/9)

'Who's on First?' easier to deduce than Derby winner (5/9)

Shut-out Zito planning better go in Baltimore (5/9)

Unheralded Giacomo stinging in the rein (5/8)

Ain't Nick: Trainer Zito goes 0-for-5 (5/8)

Winning owner hits right note (5/8)

How the Derby played out (5/8)

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Torre just can't win -- Sis City loses in Oaks (5/7)

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The Derby: So much this and hat (5/6)

Odds won't be enough for Bellamy Road (5/6)

Bailey's book bares battle with bottle (5/6)

Torre, his Boss: A racing rivalry (5/6)

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Bellamy Road a 5-2 favorite (5/5)

MJ expected to attend first Run for Roses (5/5)

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The Boss' hoss looms as Derby favorite (4/29)

Coin Silver scores Lexington upset (4/24)

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Pletcher sending a pair to Derby (4/17)

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Go south, young man (4/10)

'Bellamy' coasts in Derby prep (4/10)

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Illinois Derby could be a run for the roses again (4/8)

Is Illinois gambling sinking? (4/4)

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Gov proposes doubling casino slots, games (4/1)

Roses in May cashes in with Dubai World Cup win (3/27)

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Greater Good springs Rebel upset (3/20)

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Quick action on Rosemont possible (3/18)

High Limit cruises in Louisiana Derby (3/13)

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Rock Hard Ten wins Santa Anita (3/6)

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Hazelton's long trail far from finished (2/25)

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Smarty Jones' jockey set for another run at Derby (2/20)

A little cocaine may no longer cost a racehorse its winnings (2/18)

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Sellers announces retirement (12/15)

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Gov reneges on pledge, takes gambling money (11/15)

Where does Blagojevich stand on new casinos? Only he knows (11/15)

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Senate Dems say a casino deal is near, GOP and City Hall doubt it (11/11)

Chicago push casino snags on horse-racing provision (11/10)

A casino for Chicago? Don't bet on it in this session (11/10)

Governor backs city casino, Senate leader says (11/9)

Lawmakers have much to do--starting with a casino here (11/8)

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It's Smarty by a nose in Horse of Year race (11/1)

Ghostzapper goes the distance (10/31)

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Lukas' bold move among many Classic story lines (10/30)

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Azeri going for it all (10/29)

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Heading for a Classic finish (10/28)

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There's just no holding Cool Conductor from victory (10/17)

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Opportunity knocks in Hawthorne Derby (10/16)

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27-1 Freefourinternet rallies from last to winner's circle (10/3)

Perfect Drift back for more Gold (10/1)

Hawthorne takes off (9/24)

Calabrese a colorful character at Arlington (9/5)

Smarty foil Birdstone rolls in Travers (8/29)

Smarty Jones has new home (8/17)

Kris gets stewards' call in rough-and-tumble Million (8/15)

Dettori gets long shot home in Beverly D. (8/15)

Philadelphia fans get last look at Smarty Jones (8/15)

Arlington's showcase hooks into big Pick 4 (8/14)

A baker's dozen: Who's hot, who's not (8/13)

Bailey has real shot at Festival sweep (8/13)

Post taste: Parity reigns (8/12)

The Million: Arlington's day of drama (8/11)

Purge back in the conversation with Jim Dandy win (8/9)

Roses in May wins Whitney (8/8)

Equine vet Hogan a hero for top names in racing (8/8)

Bruised hoofs force Smarty Jones to retire (8/3)

Extraordinary vision (7/16)

Triple Crowns, Grand Slams much harder than you think (6/8)

A little slop might have put Smarty on top (6/7)

Jewel denial: Smarty Jones' bid falls short (6/6)

Next up: Breeders' and breeding (6/6)

Trainer talked of scratching Birdstone (6/6)

Will Smarty Jones show his Funny Cide? (6/5)

Smarty Watch (6/5)

Go heart or history? Bettors better beware (6/4)

Smarty Watch (6/4)

Smart pick: Jones 2-5 Belmont favorite (6/3)

Smarty Watch (6/3)

The latest American hero (6/2)

Smarty Watch (6/2)

'Ten' is the best of 8 'Smarty' rivals (6/1)

Contreras OK after spill (6/1)

The pain and glory of Majestic Prince (5/31)

Crafty Shaw wins Arlington feature (5/30)

Horse racing lacks the human factor (5/26)

Exuberant Smarty Jones back on track (5/20)

Get Smarty? It won't be easy (5/17)

'Smarty' plants a pasting on Preakness pretenders (5/16)

Sellers: 'He could be the next Secretariat' (5/16)

Another theory takes hit as KD also-rans out of running (5/16)

Forecast good for Smarty Jones (5/15)

Longshot Borrego a quick closer (5/14)

Beyer beware: Smarty Jones will win again (5/14)

Summer feature may be bugs' money (5/14)

Smarty Jones rolls a seven (5/13)

'The Rock' rested and ready to roll (5/12)

Preakness field having 2nd thoughts (5/10)

Legendary Hartack back at Hawthorne (5/7)

Smarty Jones likely for Preakness (5/3)

Lion Heart runs out of gas; The Cliff's Edge, Tapit falter (5/2)

Philly captures Derby: Smarty Jones prevails (5/2)

All goes according to trainer Servis' plan (5/2)

Smarty Jones wins Kentucky Derby (5/1)

Closing in on a wide-open Derby (5/1)

20 horses, 8 real threats at Derby (4/30)

Derby just one must-see event (4/30)

Ad libbing: Derby just like everything else (4/30)

Churchill construction means built-in problems for NBC (4/30)

Derby could be bettor than ever (4/29)

Derby jocks awaiting ruling today on advertising patches (4/29)

On the Edge of a breakthrough (4/28)

Sellers, Lukas in large-scale disagreement (4/28)

Young Derby delight spurs her sport (4/27)

Rain, rein, reign in Derby forecast (4/26)

New delay for Rosemont casino (4/26)

Allspice (21-1) wins in nick of time (4/25)

Eight days out, picture fuzzy (4/23)

Senate Dems push casinos for Chicago, south suburbs (4/22)

Run for the Roses countdown begins (4/19)

'Ten Most' takes Day off, wins big (4/18)

'Wanted' back at scene of his prime (4/16)

Illinois would win with slots at racetracks (4/12) - letter

Derby field finally clearing up (4/11)

Casino pitting Madigan vs. gov? (4/11)

Champions Day another feast for Hawthorne (4/9)

Get down and Derby (4/9)

Casino 'will not be mobbed up,' board says (4/9)

Racetrack reverend run out of his backstretch ministry (4/5)

Pollard's Vision wires field (4/4)

Castledale upset winner at Santa Anita (4/4)

Horsemen pay price out West (4/4)

Baffert's Wimbledon favored in Derby prep (4/2)

Schoenthal can complete the circle (4/2)

The horse slaughter! (4/2)

This year's edition offers plenty of story lines (4/2)

Gaming Board staffers didn't want Rosemont considered (4/2)

Illinois Derby legit stop on road to Louisville (3/31)

Towns that agreed to share with Rosemont eager for casino cash (3/30)

A Pleasantly Perfect win in Dubai (3/28)

'Voice' recalls Reineman's contributions to racing (3/26)

Madigan alleges casino mob ties (3/26)

Gov taps D.C. lawyer to probe casino ruling (3/25)

Racetrack slots may be ticket to closing this deal (3/24) - opinion

Gov rejects request to stay out of gaming regulation (3/23)

Racetracks may lose windfall (3/22)

Horses: beloved friends -- or food? (3/21)

Jockey Cadman announces retirement (3/19)

Earliest date for Rosemont casino opening: May 2005 (3/19)

Gov orders review of decision to award casino to Rosemont (3/18)

City puts Racing Board member's firm on inactive list (3/16)

Friends Lake captures Derby prep (3/14)

Rosemont in driver's seat to get riverboat casino (3/12)

Trainer Zito shooting for 3 in Kentucky Derby (3/12)

Southern Image wins Santa Anita (3/7)

Fast filly takes on Santa Anita boys (3/5)

Hawthorne back at the starting gate (2/27)

Owner Calabrese set to give it a go without Catalano (2/27)

Galassi's best bets (2/27)

Casino license will end up in a north suburb (2/26)

Horsemen angered by IRB's switch to early detention (2/20)

Purses just the place for slot pot (2/13)

Illinois could go into casino business (1/30)

Calif. bigwig takes $650K to give up casino claim (1/29)

Legislature, governor at loggerheads on gambling (1/19)

Veteran trainer Smith dies at 68 (1/16)

Big finish for Hawthorne; nice start for Gulfstream (1/3)

Changes in the wind for spring at Hawthorne (1/2)

Anti-horse-slaughter forces get a key backer (1/1)

Arlington Park's 1st female bugler finds life on fast track is a blast (1/1)

Survivor Meier covets Hawthorne riding crown (12/31)

Ruling favors Rosemont as 10th casino site (12/31)

Cuccurullo bucking odds in pursuit of trainer title (12/29)

Big stables hot to corral lightning bug Contreras (12/26)

The one horse open day: A sleigh-load of gifts (12/25)

Sir Fidgity shows he's willing to battle (12/21)

Mitchell stable tries to run weekend table (12/19)

Local ovals' Superfecta might need a lie detecta (12/16)

Slaughterhouse issue back to the forefront (12/15)

Journey Fever gets even in Whitworth, eyes award (12/14)

Razo takes fast track to 2,000th career win (12/13)

Feds' victory in N.Y. sets example for rest of U.S. (12/12)

Simon certainly sensed racing's aroma in Illinois (12/11)

Kasperski wins 4th term as ITHA president (12/10)

Idle Guidry plans to get back in the saddle soon (12/9)

Hawthorne dispute much ado about nothing (12/5)

Fires' agent, mentor Meyocks dead at 81 (12/4)

Stalled by IRB politburo, owner Carroll seeing red (12/3)

Miss Mommy epitomizes sad state of Illinois racing (12/2)

Columnist, mentor Hirsch set to retire (11/28)

Chicago flats nothin' but a heartbreaker (11/27)

Hawthorne may make room for 16 entries next year (11/26)

Hawthorne feels loss of trainer Cilio, 74 (11/24)

Horsemen's Association calls for election inquiry (11/21)

Groom learns lesson: When in stall, hold it in (11/20)

Lawmaker's death could doom anti-slaughter bill (11/19)

Calabrese's 'Crazy' horse slips through cracks (11/18)

Hawthorne receives close to $1M windfall (11/14)

10th casino should have town to call home in spring (11/14)

Reviews, replacements and remembering Kup (11/13)

State strikes deal with Emerald (11/13)

Gambling's a cakewalk when you can bet chalk (11/9)

Illinois-breds take center stage at PhilFest (11/8)

Cilio's stable is ready, willing for Festival (11/7)

Georgeff Festival will go without its namesake (11/6)

Cup take: Breeders' not making big impact (11/5)

Catch the drift? Stewards are woefully inconsistent (11/4)

BC Pick Six win is official; feds might be snooping (11/3)

Marquez Jr. brings out the best in Mystery Giver (11/2)

McMahon a quick pick for Carey Memorial (11/1)

Tough-luck Mystery Giver beaten but not retreating (10/31)

From $8 to $2.7 million with no further questions (10/30)

He's no expert, but Stone wins $2.6M Pick 6 payoff (10/29)

Pick 6 or Fix Six? Doubts not about to disappear (10/28)

After big day, Mandella early to bed, early to rise (10/27)

On horse racing's biggest day, Mandella is King of the World (10/26)

A Pleasantly Perfect day (10/26)

Breeders' Cup hopefuls should come out smokin' (10/25)

California heat heightens home-course advantage (10/24)

From sideline to 'Cide' saddle (10/24)

BC XX excitement high despite smaller fields (10/23)

Medaglia d'Oro heads Classic (10/23)

A year later, BC hoping Pick 6 fix doesn't hurt tix (10/22)

Azeri won't defend title in Breeders' Cup Distaff (10/21)

Cactus Ridge has a knee, will miss BC Juvenile (10/20)

Rail-jumping incident steals show at Hawthorne (10/19)

Beau Classic will bring a roar to Hawthorne (10/18)

Horse racing 101: Fewest BC entrants in 5 years (10/17)

Jockey Meier elated with Woolf Award nomination (10/14)

From humble beginnings, 'Shoe' became the best (10/13)

Turf ace Martin scores with Janeian (10/12)

Fee at last: Reeds to enter Perfect Drift in BC Classic (10/10)

Glitching and moaning at Arlington again (10/7)

Another Classic casualty as Mineshaft retired (10/4)

Wiggins bringing own caravan to Indy (10/3)

Slaughterhouse ban gains political backing (10/2)

Azeri's trainer relieved to know cause of problem (10/1)

Perfect Drift gives Classic performance (9/29)

Perfect Drift doesn't disappoint in Gold Cup (9/29)

Golden opener at Hawthorne (9/28)

Cactus Ridge, Zosima going to Breeders' Cup (9/28)

Saturday will be Grade day at Arlington, Belmont (9/26)

Injury KOs Empire Maker from Gold Cup at Belmont (9/25)

Plans for slaughterhouse in DeKalb draw protest (9/24)

Perfect Drift highlights Hawthorne Gold Cup field (9/23)

Harness fans are big losers in IRB dating game (9/19)

Owners record in reach for likeable Calabrese (9/18)

2004 calendar takes on familiar look (9/17)

Indiana Derby is next stop for red-hot Wiggins (9/16)

Recovered Stevens rides again at Arlington (9/14)

IRB dates hearing a wasteful practice (9/11)

Ex-jockey Evans newest steward at Hawthorne (9/10)

Needlework didn't deter Million starter (9/9)

Ten Most Wanted rules in Travers (8/24)

Column's worth of comment on controversial Million (8/22)

Tagg, Frankel put pieces on the Travers board (8/21)

Stevens vows to get back in the saddle (8/21)

Stevens released, plans to meet press today (8/20)

Stevens tells author he had a hard time breathing after fall (8/19)

Mishap forces Stevens out of Pacific Classic, match race (8/19)

Lobbyists' spending on lawmakers reported at five-year high (8/19)

Hartack backs decision to DQ Storming Home (8/18)

Stevens on fast track after fall (8/18)

A Storm of controversy after Stevens tumbles (8/17)

Duchossois races away to visit jockey in hospital (8/17)

Frankel scratches out Beverly D. win with Heat Haze (8/17)

Paying a visit to an old friend, John Henry (8/15)

Sulamani, turf top questions at Million (8/16)

Frankel pulls two horses from Festival lineup (8/15)

Million draws a solid 13, with Sulamani favored (8/14)

Eyeing a 'Perfect' Million (8/13)

Dermer remembered as visionary handicapper (8/13)

Whitmore's Conn makes a charge (8/10)

Poulos' worries over: Black Tie heads home (8/7)

Four firms vie for Emerald license, but all could lose out (8/5)

Peace Rules could join Empire Maker in Travers (8/4)

Peace Rules takes $1 million Haskell (8/4)

Medaglia d'Oro, Volponi 1-2 in Whitney (8/3)

Classy McGrath listening to retirement swan song (7/30)

Seabiscuit trivia (7/30)

All not well in Denmark, but mystery duo OK at AP (7/29)

'Biscuit' sort of fresh but racing still stale (7/29)

Flores stays hot with win in Del Mar's Million prep (7/28)

Honor in War wins Arlington feature (7/27)

Seabiscuit's legend thunders along (7/27)

Roger Ebert reviews Seabiscuit (7/25)

'Seabiscuit' author an inspiration (7/24)

At long last, Saratoga, Del Mar are at the post (7/23)

Olczyk gives Trackside a slap shot of adrenaline (7/22)

Evolving Tactics wins AP's American Derby (7/21)

Seabiscuit: Dark horse hero (7/20)

Perfect Drift wins Arlington feature (7/20)

From Spider-Man to little Red riding man (7/20)

'Seabiscuit' may be left at the starting gate (7/17)

Prices, accountability not right at Arlington (7/14)

Goodrich's silence only turning up heat at AP (7/11)

Troubling chapter added to tickdown mystery (7/10)

Cicero beats bidders to the punch (7/9)

Cicero the big winner at Sportsman's auction (7/9)

Mystery at Arlington could use more sunlight (7/8)

Cursory verdict leaves many questions at AP (7/5)

Public wants answers, but AP taking its time (7/4)

Jones' passion for horses trumps Monkees business (7/3)

Check of odd fluctuations might be in order at AP (7/2)

Sale of Sportsman's signals historic ending (7/1)

Suspicious drop in odds gets Arlington on case (6/30)

Mystery Giver 'decision' leaves cloud of mystery (6/27)

When it's not your Day, Pick 6 jackpot slips away (6/26)

Death of star-crossed Valovich 'sad, tragic' (6/25)

Arlington could have an 'overweight' problem (6/24)

Block wants answers about Mystery weight (6/23)

Arlington generating little excitement (6/20)

Derby Museum vs. Reed: It's scratch and Snitch (6/19)

Perfect Drift has trainer thinking about a Million (6/18)

Jockey Albarado picks Saratoga over Arlington (6/17)

Horse racing thrives on conspiracy theories (6/13)

Breakup could be final for Calabrese, Leving (6/11)

'Greatest' Spectacular Bid dies at 27 of heart attack (6/11)

Santos stays upbeat despite criticism of ride (6/9)

Dawning of a horse racing rivalry (6/9)

A Triple slay: 'Empire' spoils Crown (6/8)

Preakness margin, fast workout might be factors in Funny's fade (6/8)

Dollase, Day thrilled with Ten Most Wanted (6/8)

Retired priest gets revved up at the track (6/8)

Funny Cide fails Triple Crown (6/7)

Early-bird betting tabs Funny Cide as 1-5 choice (6/7)

A Triple Crown triple feature (6/6)

No media for Funny Cide until after the Belmont (6/6)

Belmont usually long on surprises (6/6)

Wis. Indian tribe proposes huge suburban casino (6/6)

McPeek: Tagg's strategy boosts Funny Cide's hopes (6/5)

Two more reasons for favorite to smile (6/5)

Horse of the rising sun: Funny Cide blazing fast (6/4)

Two dropouts in Belmont leave six to test Funny Cide (6/3)

Belmont win would mean lots of gelt for a gelding (6/2)

Numbers look good for Funny Cide (6/2)

Affirmed-Alydar duels: 'Electrifying' classics (6/1)

Atswhatimtalknbout, Colita out of Belmont (5/30)

Strangely, media ignore Reed's provocative story (5/29)

Guv backs plan that could let state own 10th casino license (5/29)

For starters, IRB must stop incentive program (5/28)

Bulging field for Belmont could get Wild And Wicked (5/27)

Funny Cide earns respect for New York breeders (5/25)

McPeek aims to spoil Triple Crown party (5/23)

Poker faces out after Bourque swaps agents (5/22)

Governor rejects casino, angers friends and foes (5/21)

Examining the downside of Funny Cide's runaway (5/20)

Frankel will sit 'Peace,' start 'Empire' in Belmont (5/19)

Funny Cide ready for all comers (5/19)

Shocking margin separates Funny Cide from pretenders (5/18)

Rain fails to dampen mood at Pimlico (5/18)

Belmont victory would reap $5M bonus for Funny's folks (5/18)

Funny Cide might prove early birds are all wet (5/17)

Two tales: the Golden sale, the gold bug (5/16)

Funny Cide arriving late to avoid Pimlico bias (5/16)

Beyer numbers don't lie: Funny Cide Preakness pick (5/16)

Tagg schedules Funny Cide for late arrival at Pimlico (5/15)

Preakness draw creates strange bedfellows (5/15)

A compelling cast of characters with Funny Cide (5/14)

Low blood count will keep Alysweep out of Preakness (5/14)

Santos cleared of any wrongdoing in Derby case (5/13)

Storm clouds clearing for Preakness (5/12)

Tough start for Arlington going against the wind (5/12)

Female bugler takes over at Arlington (5/12)

Woman beats odds at Arlington (5/11)

Possible Funny business in the Kentucky Derby (5/11)

Frankel's latest scoop: No 'Empire' in Preakness (5/9)

No closure in Arlington's great rift (5/9)

Derby ratings show Beyer ought to buy in to change (5/8)

Frankel: Empire Maker probable for Preakness (5/7)

Funny Cide eyes neutered lords of racing (5/6)

Churchill still a little down (5/5)

On the surface, Empire Maker didn't cut it (5/5)

A Funny thing happens on way to Derby crown (5/4)

Big day but no big finish for Frankel (5/4)

Funny Cide good, but he's no stud (5/4)

Early-bird bettors laying off Empire Maker (5/3)

Frankel: Empire Maker fine despite bruise (5/2)

'Odage' criteria put to the test (5/2)

2 stories: Buddy, politics (5/2)

Trouble afoot for favorite Empire Maker (5/1)

'Empire' early favorite despite sore hoof (5/1)

Derby news: two scratches and a bruise (4/30)

Most Wanted by Dollases (4/30)

Neck injury forces jockey Pincay to retire at 56 (4/30)

Chess set for Derby spin (4/29)

Derby hope or hype? (4/28)

Frankel's foolish pleasure (4/27)

Can fave buck the odds? (4/25)

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