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Gov. Beshear says no Saturday briefing; Friday total cases near 5,000

Gov. Beshear says there won't be a Saturday coronavirus update, breaking weeks of daily updates.

Derby merchandise sale to benefit those hit financially by virus

Kentucky Derby merchandise with the original race date of May 2 will go on sale this week with 20 percent of proceeds going to help people who have been financially impacted.

Champion thoroughbred dies from possible accident

War Emblem, who won the 2002 Derby and Preakness, found dead at Old Friends Retirement Center.

Official 2020 Kentucky Derby poster unveiled

The 2020 Kentucky Derby poster has been revealed. It was designed by Louisville artist Casey McKinney.

Horse racing safety to be addressed at Keeneland Tuesday

Multiple organizations are scheduled to gather at Keeneland Tuesday to announce a new effort to "unify and enhance" horse racing safety.

Churchill Downs project includes hotel, gaming, new seats

The home of the Kentucky Derby plans to begin work next month on a $300,000 million project.

Oldest living jockey to win Kentucky Derby found safe after days missing

The oldest living jockey to win the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes has been found safe in New York after being reported missing.

Baffert lawyer: Justify positive test from contaminated food

The New York Times says Justify won the 2018 Triple Crown after a failed postrace drug test at a California track that could have kept the horse out of the Kentucky Derby.

Churchill Downs presents plan to offer winter racing

The home of the Kentucky Derby wants to start offering live racing in the winter.

3-time Kentucky Derby winner charged with drunken driving

A jockey who won the Kentucky Derby three times faces a drunken-driving charge in southern Indiana.

Maximum Security rider banned 15 days for Derby interference

The decision by the Kentucky stewards was announced Monday by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission.

Report: Country House won’t run in the Preakness

Trainer Bill Mott tells DRF Country House started to show signs he was becoming ill at Churchill Downs.

Catching up with celebrities on Kentucky Derby Red Carpet

The 145th Run for the Roses turned out to have its share of twists, turns and complication out on the track.

Country House’s jockey looks back on Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky (WTVQ) - There were two jockeys who opted to lodge objections after the end of the Kentucky derby; Country House's jockey and...

Bill Mott: “I feel terrible that I have to apologize for winning.”

LOUISVILLE, Ky (WTVQ) - The ending to Saturday's Kentucky Derby was one likely no one saw coming. Maximum Security crosses the finish line first,...

People react to Kentucky Derby disqualification

Saturday's Kentucky Derby is one that will go down in history.

Keeneland hosts a Kentucky Derby watch party

People all across the country were celebrating the Kentucky Derby on Saturday.

Country House wins Derby; Maximum Security DQ’d

Country House has pulled off a huge upset in the Kentucky Derby as stewards awarded the 65-1 long shot the victory following an objection that Maximum Security, the first horse to cross the finish line, interfered with the path of several horses.

Politicians look to make hay at Kentucky Derby

In some sections of the famed track, another type of horse race will have politicians vying for attention and perhaps cash to support their campaigns.

When it comes to the Kentucky Derby, the distance is key

LOUISVILLE, Ky (WTVQ) - Bill Mott is a name known very well in horse racing circles. This year, he has two horses running the...

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Kentucky Power awards grants to Eastern Kentucky teachers

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