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  1. Fair Grounds reportedly up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Multiple reports said the owners of the New Orleans Fair Grounds are looking to sell the property used for racing, the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and more. Renee Dodson has lived near the Fair Grounds for 25 years.

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  2. Small field full of classRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    The Rangiora Harness Racing Club are holding their spring meeting at Addington on Thursday night and while there is a small card of only eight races, some talented horses are involved. The smallest field of the night is the C7-OC handicap trot which has only drawn a field of five starters but all five are quality racehorses.

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  3. Fair Grounds up for sale, reports sayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... UP, BUT SHE SAYS IMPROVEMENTS ARE "ON TRACK." "I was very satisfied." "Churchill downs has changed from being a horse racing company to a gaming company. They don't want to be in the horseracing business at least in this area." LOUISIANA STATE ...

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  4. Tracks apply to ORC for date variancesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    On Monday, September 15, the Ontario Horse Racing Commission announced that Flamboro Downs and The Raceway at Western Fair District with the support of the Standardbred Alliance are requesting approval for a race-date variance for the 2014/15 race date schedule of each racetrack. The ORC announced via release that it is circulating the applications for an amendment to the approved race date schedule and will receive comments on the applications from interested industry participants before making its decision on the application.

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  5. Fair Grounds for sale?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    According to multiple reports, the Fair Grounds is up for sale. LaTonya Norton explains what this means for the racetrack's future.

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  6. Owner enjoying ride with Jugette starter Lady ShadowRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | HarnessLink.com

    Although he is still relatively new as an owner, Lindsey Rankin understands how rare it is to find a top racehorse. Lady Shadow is among 22 horses in Wednesday's $298,100 Jugette for 3-year-old female pacers at the Delaware County Fair in Ohio.

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  7. Diageo welcoming visitors at historic distilleryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    Liquor giant Diageo PLC said Monday it is opening a visitors' center at Stitzel-Weller, part of a $10 million investment that includes a new bottling line and a small batch craft still that will bring whiskey production back to the distillery southwest of downtown Louisville. The Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience at Stitzel-Weller becomes the ninth stop on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, said Eric Gregory , president of the Kentucky Distillers' Association.

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  8. The Charms of Being a PessimistRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Several weeks ago a former Israeli ambassador spoke up to offer his prescription for "peace in the Middle East" and I was amazed all over again. They always amaze me, these dreamers.

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  9. Lawmaker: Promised Improvements To Fair Grounds On TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Q93

    State Rep. Helena Moreno of New Orleans says she met with the president of the Fair Grounds racetrack today, and he could neither confirm nor deny rumors that the track is up for sale. "He didn't have any information on that.

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  10. Enjoying the ride with Jugette starter Lady ShadowRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hoof Beats

    The winner of 10 of 18 career races, Lady Shadow competes in the first elimination. She drew post No.

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  11. American-Nationals feature trotting freshmen at Balmoral WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hoof Beats

    In the Reynolds on Sept. 4, Miller's son Marcus steered SS Poseidon to a 1:57.1 lifetime best in wire-to-wire fashion, utilizing a :28.3 final brush to secure his first career triumph.

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  12. Mick Channon targets Prix Marcel Boussac for Malabar after filly's debut at The CurraghRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Trainer Mick Channon is targeting the Prix Marcel Boussac for Malabar after witnessing his premier filly finish a close fourth on her Group One debut at The Curragh on Sunday. The daughter of Raven's Pass was only a length and a quarter behind winner Cursory Glance in the Moyglare Stakes and her handler believes she is capable of making her mark in Paris on l'Arc de Triomphe day early next month.

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  13. California Chrome Draws Rail in PA DerbyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    It ripped off a good chunk of his ankle. What California Chrome and jockey Victor Espinoza will have to contend with in addition to breaking from the rail in the eight-horse field is the always dangerous speed of , the runaway Haskell Invitational winner who stopped badly to finish last in the Travers Stakes .

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  14. California Chrome returns in 35th PA DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education. "> Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education.

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  15. Big race day at Northside Downs on SaturdayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    The top horses in Eastern Canada, aged pacers and fillies, will converge at the North Sydney track to compete for over $30,000 in prize money. The top aged horses from Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia will race in the J.A. Ferguson Invitational Pace, which has a purse of $7,500.

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  16. Untapable brings celebrity to Cotillion StakesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education. "> Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education.

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  17. Attendance down, betting flat at CanterburyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A Canterbury jockey rides in front of the racetrack's scoreboard, adorned with the logo of corporate partner Mystic Lake Casino. Canterbury Park Holding Corp. wrapped up its 2014 season on Saturday, reporting that attendance was down 3.6 percent and betting was nearly flat over the track's 68 racing days.

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  18. Churchill, Yum! Brands Ink 5-Year AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    The new agreement, announced Sept. 15 by Churchill Downs Inc., runs from the 2016 Kentucky Derby through the 2020 Kentucky Derby.

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  19. Oversight Board Reviews NYRA FinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    15. In a report delivered to NYRA Franchise Oversight Board, NYRA also said video lottery terminal revenue after payouts to bettors averaged $441 per machine per day during the first six months, a number that has cooled somewhat since the NYRA reporting period ended June 30. Just under $30 million was available from VLT revenue for overnight and stakes purses. Though under the control of the state of New York in a three-year oversight period, NYRA executives still had to address some thorny issues from members of the Franchise Oversight Board, which was created to monitor the racing group's finances years before the state took control of NYRA.

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  20. Wynn, Mohegan Sun respond to casino regulatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    Wynn and Mohegan Sun have responded to a series of terms and conditions state gambling regulators seek to impose should either casino plan win the Boston-area casino license. Mohegan Sun, in a letter released Monday, said it has secured $100 million more in equity for its proposed casino at the Suffolk Downs horse racing track in Revere, as the commission requested.

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