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3 Companies With Cool Shareholder Perks

Mark Cornelison/Lexington Herald-Leader/TNS via Getty ImagesRiders at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Companies aren't as generous with shareholder perks as they used to be, but there are still a handful of publicly traded companies...Show More Summary

The Bull Case For Churchill Downs: Led Not By A Pharoah, But A Fish

Forget the Triple Crown-inspired handle increases at the storied racetrack. According to a new Wall Street analysis, Churchill Downs Inc. – whose holdings go beyond the track and include casino operations in Mississippi, Florida and Maine – will be buoyed by its social gaming business.

Renovation Watch: Luxe Churchill Downs Renovation Looks Like Vegas in Kentucky

A recently announced renovation of Kentucky Downs will invest $18 million in updating premium seating areas of the historic racetrack. Image via Kentucky Downs/WLKY. Churchill Downs is planning a series of upgrades and renovations of the famous racetrack's premium seating...

Exploring American Monsters: Kentucky

The state of Kentucky is best known for its bourbon, horse racing (particularly the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs the first Saturday in May), and “Colonel” Harland Sanders’ world famous Kentucky Fried Chicken (truth be told, Sanders lived in nearby Indiana until he left home at age...

Five things to know about the opening at Del Mar

Del Mar's summer season of horse racing starts Thursday - post time is 2 p.m. - which will be greeted by one of the biggest roars for horses this side of Churchill Downs.

Triple Crown-winning horse American Pharoah posed for the August issue of Vogue

Gallery | @voguemagazine photographs #AmericanPharoah at Churchill Downs — (...)

American Pharoah takes a victory lap at Churchill Downs

American Pharoah, the first horse to win the Triple Crown since 1978, took a parade lap Saturday at the spot where he won the Kentucky Derby earlier this year. Some 30,000 supporters came out to cheer on the now-famous horse. It should...Show More Summary

Rick Pitino meets Triple Crown winner American Pharoah

One legend met another legend on Saturday morning, when Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino met Triple Crown winner American Pharoah. Pitino met the legendary horse at Churchill Downs before the Downs After Dark race that takes place...Show More Summary

Fallon Honors Woodford Reserve’s Official Bourbon Sponsorship of Kentucky Derby

It’s no secret that bourbon and the Kentucky Derby go hand-in-hand. During this year’s Derby broadcast on May 2, spirits brand Brown-Forman/Woodford Reserve brought its specially crafted Derby bottles to life at Churchill Downs in an...Show More Summary

Anna Nicole Smith's Daughter Dannielynn is So Grown Up!

Anna Nicole Smith‘s daughter Dannielynn Birkhead and her father Larry Birkhead make their annual appearance at the 2015 Kentucky Derby on Saturday afternoon (May 2) at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kent. The eight-year-old little one looked all grown up in her cute pink outfit! “It took me two months to get my daughter’s outfit together [...]

Sarah Hyland & Stephen Amell Wear Their Best Derby Outfits in Kentucky!

Sarah Hyland and Stephen Amell stepped out on the red carpet while attending the 2015 Kentucky Derby on Saturday afternoon (May 2) at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kent. Also in attendance at the event were figure skaters Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir (wearing two of the most fascinating headpieces of the day), model Lindsay Ellingson, [...]

Photos: A Day at the Races

9 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

On a sunny Saturday, a record-breaking crowd of 170,513 people converged to cheer and clink glasses at the 141st Kentucky Derby in Churchill Downs, in Louisville. American Pharaoh came out on top in a close race featuring top jockeys and thoroughbreads. The Derby celebrations continued long after the race was over—check out the slideshow above for a look. 

Who Won the Kentucky Derby?

Break out the celebratory mint juleps! American Pharoah (and yes, that's how the horse likes to spell it) won the 141st Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Saturday afternoon. Get the scoop on 35 must-watch finales! Ridden by Victor Espinoza and trained by Bob Baffert, American... Read More > Other Links From Kentucky Derby

Who Won the Kentucky Derby 2015?

In this year’s Kentucky Derby, American Pharoah took home first prize in the highly anticipated annual race on Saturday afternoon (May 2) at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY. American Pharoah was followed closely by Firing Line, who finished in second and Dortmund, who finished in third. The jockey of American Pharoah, named Victor Espinoza, also [...]

Favorite Wins Again: American Pharoah Takes Derby

No upsets at Churchill Downs today, again: Favorite American Pharoah won the 141st Kentucky Derby, reports AP. Jockey Victor Espinoza, who won last year's derby as well, rode the horse for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert. This marks the third straight year the favorite has won, following Orb in...

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