- Police: 3 killed Canadian tourist after Kentucky Derby Updated: May-04-15 6:11 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A Canadian tourist in town for the Kentucky Derby was shot to death while fighting off three people who robbed him at random during a crime spree amid the festivities of the famed horse race, police said Monday.
- 2 separate fatal shootings happen on Kentucky Derby day Updated: May-04-15 6:13 am
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Police are investigating separate fatal shootings, one occurring before the Kentucky Derby and one after.
- News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDT Updated: May-04-15 3:04 am
BOSTON - Winter's full fury arrived late in much of the country but once it did it was relentless, quickly exhausting snow removal budgets and pushing the resources of state transportation agencies to their limit as they fought to keep highways safe and passable, according to a first-of-its-kind survey.
- Kentucky Derby win raises expectations for American Pharoah Updated: May-04-15 2:52 am
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Trainer Bob Baffert barely had 14 hours to digest his Kentucky Derby victory with American Pharoah before hearing the inevitable question.
- Derby winner American Pharoah a go in Preakness Updated: May-03-15 9:17 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Lured by the promise of carrots, American Pharoah was led out of the barn to face a throng of cameras.
- Police investigate fatal shooting near Kentucky Derby Updated: May-03-15 12:55 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Louisville police are investigating a fatal shooting that took place near the Kentucky Derby.
- The Latest: Mayweather-Pacquiao close going into late rounds Updated: May-03-15 12:42 am
LAS VEGAS - 9:38 p.m. (12:38 a.m.) Round 10
- Espinoza on a Derby roll with 2nd straight win, 3 overall Updated: May-02-15 9:32 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Victor Espinoza is getting pretty good at winning the Kentucky Derby.
- Private Zone wins Churchill Downs Stakes Updated: May-02-15 5:50 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Private Zone was the front-running winner in the $500,000 Churchill Downs Stakes as Bayern faded badly Saturday in his season debut.
- The Latest: Flay fires up winner in Derby undercard race Updated: May-02-15 3:00 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - 2:38 p.m.
- International Star scratched from 141st Kentucky Derby Updated: May-02-15 12:21 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - International Star was scratched from the Kentucky Derby early Saturday, leaving 18 horses to run for the roses.
- Ashley Judd to narrate NBC Kentucky Derby open Updated: May-01-15 7:37 pm
NEW YORK - Ashley Judd is big on Kentucky sporting events. She cheered on the Kentucky Wildcats during March Madness, and now she'll voice the opening of NBC's Kentucky Derby on Saturday.
- Seersucker combos: For men, they are a Kentucky Derby must Updated: May-01-15 5:24 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Only a confident man would wear a loud blue or pink seersucker suit in public, unfazed about what people may think.
- El Kabeir scratched from Kentucky Derby; field now 19 Updated: May-01-15 5:18 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - El Kabeir has been scratched from the Kentucky Derby after missing a morning gallop due to a bruised left front foot.
- Churchill's backside takes care of horses and old horsemen Updated: May-01-15 10:05 am
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - The white-haired horseman still sleeps above the stable.
- Carla Gaines aims to become 1st Derby-winning woman trainer Updated: Apr-30-15 6:06 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - For its first 40 years, the Kentucky Derby wasn't the race it is now.
- Stellar Wind leads strong field in $1 million Kentucky Oaks Updated: Apr-30-15 5:24 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Stellar Wind will be looking for a fourth straight victory when the 7-2 favorite takes on 13 rivals in Friday's $1 million Kentucky Oaks, the top 3-year-old race for fillies run the day before the Kentucky Derby.
- Keen Ice's Iowa stable tries again for Kentucky Derby win Updated: Apr-30-15 4:01 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A group of 22 Iowa investors that has had two third-place Kentucky Derby finishers and has a horse in the field for this weekend's race said Thursday its success can be attributed to buying only horses that fit a genetic formula developed by the group's president.
- Mayweather-Pacquiao tops unbelievable Saturday sports lineup Updated: Apr-30-15 12:54 pm
The most-anticipated fight in decades. The best-known horse race. A resumption of one of the premier baseball rivalries. The NFL draft. Playoff games, too.
- Fleur de Paris creations at Kentucky Derby Updated: Apr-30-15 11:04 am
NEW ORLEANS - Kimberly Gondrella is a milliner at Fleur de Paris, a fanciful custom millinery and couture boutique located on Royal Street in New Orleans' French Quarter. The unique house of style is brimming with Gondrella's fur felt and straw crowning confections, which sport colorful vintage ribbons, brooches, crystals, appliques, flowers and feathers.
- Derby Agony: Baffert's Kentucky Derby losses: he's had a few Updated: Apr-30-15 2:35 am
Before Bob Baffert won the Kentucky Derby for the first time, he lost.
- Owner names top thoroughbreds after European soccer clubs Updated: Apr-29-15 7:34 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Two of the great passions in Kaleem Shah's life are horse racing and soccer.
- Derby 1st-timers include trainers, jockeys, owners Updated: Apr-29-15 3:54 pm
When post time draws near for the Kentucky Derby, you can be sure the usual suspects will have a horse in the starting gate.
- 22 horses entered for 141st Kentucky Derby Updated: Apr-29-15 11:56 am
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Twenty-two horses have been entered for Saturday's Kentucky Derby, two more than the maximum field of 20.
- Derby entrant Itsaknockout touts Mayweather-Pacquiao fight Updated: Apr-28-15 6:06 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - The worlds of horse racing and boxing will cross paths at the Kentucky Derby.