Donald Trump is one US presidential candidate who does not hesitate speaking out his mind, and this has landed him in some pretty murky waters. His most controversial utterance is about Mexicana immigrants, where he states that the country does not export the best to America. Show More Summary
More than a 100 years ago, the first cars were called horseless carriages. The name was fitting, as those early vehicles strongly resembled the carriages that horses would tow. The incumbent form of transit — horse-drawn carriage — rubbed off on the emerging form of transit — vehicles powered by gas combustion engines.Read full article >>
We haven’t heard much from American Pharoah since he won the Triple Crown at Belmont. But leave it to Vogue, that noted chronicle of all things sports, to give us an update along with some cheesecake shots of the champion horse. Robert Sullivan takes a look at American Pharoah’s future plans, including the possibility that […]
The horse-racing industry is plagued with dozens of poorly run and regulated tracks having fatality rates as much as three times the national average. Some trainers and owners are allowing unfit, unsound, even injured horses to compete. Show More Summary
Who won the box office this week? Depends on how you look at it. We treat the box office like a horse race every weekend, as if the new and old movies were all competing on the same playing field. But the truth is, on any given weekend, every new release is more like a stock IPO, each with its own unique background and set of expectations. Show More Summary
Purevsurengiin Togtokhsuren is just 13 years old, but he's already a seasoned jockey. This year marked his fifth time competing in the horse races of Naadam, Mongolia's annual summer festival. The festival celebrates the three "manly...Show More Summary
Right after making her first official appearance at the ESPYs in a Versace gown, Caitlyn Jenner had another stylish event to attend. She made an entrance at Del Mar racetrack's opening day, flaunting a bright ensemble that fit in with...Show More Summary
The Thoroughbred Horse Racing Anti-Doping Act of 2015, introduced today by Rep. Paul Tonko of New York, came about because of PETA’s investigation of trainer Steve Asmussen, which showed... The post PETA Statement About the Introduction of the Thoroughbred Horse Racing Anti-Doping Act of 2015 appeared first on PETA.
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.
A horse race is on to network the Internet of Things and there’s no American Pharoh in sight. At least seven different technologies are competing in this space – two versions of cellular, a new variant of Wi-Fi and at least four different 900 MHz protocols. All have their pros and cons, and so far […]
Many conservatives breathed a sigh of relief after the speech, having feared a fresh set of innovative proposals that might have required serious responses. “I think it’s a horse race between what’s more tired, her or the material,” said Douglas Holtz-Eakin of the conservative American Enterprise Institute. “There really isn’t anything new here. It’s really […]
NTIA steps up effort to develop consensus as to best practices for drone use In the race to see what agency will get gets its arms around drone management first, it looks like the dark horse is moving out in front. The FAA might ordinarily have been figured to be the odds-on favorite – it … Continue Reading
New York's horse race haven doesn't gamble with change—it embraces tradition with giant hats and gin and tonics.
transcript of Travel to Louisville, Kentucky – Episode 467 Chris: Amateur Traveler episode 467. Today, the Amateur Traveler talks about baseball bats and bourbon, corvettes and caves and horse racing as we […] The post Travel to Louisville,...Show More Summary
The management of Andme Downs racetrack have announced a rules change for the upcoming Kentucky Fried Derby. In order to assure a fair race, undefeated horse Lightning Bolt will be required to wear buckets of cement. Via Reddit/Imgur.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Horses
The California Horse Racing Board has implemented the strictest whip regulation in the country. The post California Horse Racing Board Imposes U.S.’ Strictest Whip Regulation appeared first on PETA.
Many laughed about Donald Trump’s intention to run for presidency, thinking he had no chance to win the Republican nomination, much less – the presidency. The results of the latest polls, however, show that Trump ranks second in terms of popularity in New Hampshire, closely following another Republican candidate, Jeb Bush.
The Buffalo Bills are rumored to be leaning toward a dark horse in the quarterback race, with reports that Tyrod Taylor is moving ahead of Matt Cassell and E.J. Manuel as the team nears training camp. With just about a month until the...Show More Summary
The U.S. Department of Labor is suing Steve Asmussen for violations of federal law. The post U.S. Department of Labor Sues Race Horse Trainer Steve Asmussen After PETA Investigation appeared first on PETA.
Detroit automaker will lean heavily on its new Silicon Valley outpost for tech in-roads.