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Exhilarating Derby win for Lexington based owners, Spendthrift Farm

Spendthrift Farm is celebrating Sunday, after its horse, 'Authentic,' held the lead in the last stretch to win the 146th Kentucky Derby.

Thousands peacefully protest outside the Kentucky Derby

This year's Kentucky Derby is a surreal distillation of the crises facing the country in 2020.

Ahead of Kentucky Derby, worker shortage looms for trainers

Horse racing officials are warning that President Trump’s immigration orders threaten to cause a labor shortage for the industry.

Breonna Taylor protest: 64 arrests near Kentucky Derby venue

The activist group Until Freedom organized Tuesday's march by hundreds that reached a Louisville park near Churchill Downs.

Pneumatic qualifies for Kentucky Derby, wins final prep race

Pneumatic has won the Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park in New Jersey, which is the final points race to get into the Kentucky Derby field.

General Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas recovering from COVID-19

Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas, a four-time Kentucky Derby winner, is recovering after recently testing positive for COVID-19.

New Kentucky Derby plan closes infield, cuts attendance; giving ‘Healthy at Track’ bags

Track making many changes, masks required, people will be asked to leave.

Derby Pegasus Pins sold at Kroger, include other benefits

Coupons, other features come with purchase.

Woodford Reserve unveils $1,000 Mint Julep program for Derby 146

Honors 50th Anniversary of First Female Jockey Diane Crump

‘Art Collector’ wins 2020 Toyota Blue Grass; qualifies for Kentucky Derby

'Art Collector' roared past the filly 'Swiss Skydiver' and drew off to a 3½-length victory Saturday afternoon in the 96th running of the Toyota Blue Grass at Keeneland.

Annual Kentucky Derby-Eve Barnstable Brown Gala canceled

The Barnstable Brown Gala is canceled due to the covid-19 pandemic.

Kentucky Derby to be run with fans

Limited number of fans will be allowed.

Tiz the Law’s trainer says “everything worked like clockwork” in Belmont Stakes victory

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) - By four lengths, Tiz the Law wins the 152 running Belmont stakes with Manny Franco aboard for trainer Barclay Tagg....

With big events canceled, Derby Festival looks for scaled-down in 2020

Most of main events officially canceled for this year

Two horses trained by Bob Baffert fail drug tests at recent meet

LOS ANGELES (AP/WTVQ)— Two horses from the barn of two-time Triple Crown-winning trainer Bob Baffert have tested positive for a banned substance, according to...

About 200 horses come back to Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs' stables and backside operations reopened Monday.

Preston Madden, Hamburg Farm owner, dies

Preston Madden, whose family owned the famed Hamburg Farms from the late 1800s and bred five Kentucky Derby and five Preakness winners, has died, according to the Lexington Herald Leader.

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On Gold Start Families Day Sunday, a non-profit held a dedication ceremony for a newly installed monument at the Kentucky State Capitol.

NY Times: Trump paid $750 in US income taxes in 2016, 2017

President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes the year he ran for president and in his first year in the White House, according to a report in The New York Times.