| May 18, 2014
| 4:15 PM
A day after California Chrome won the Preakness, his trainer raised the startling possibility that he might not try for the Triple Crown because of New York rules barring a nasal adhesive strip the colt has used in recent races.
If California Chrome...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Singer, bassist and all-around rock oddball Les Claypool will bring his mind-bending trio, Primus, back to Hampton Roads this spring. The band, which produced albums including "Sailing the Seas of Cheese," and "Pork Soda," back in the 1990s, will play...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:49 AM
The last time Les Claypool was here, the maniacal Primus bass player spent several days on the water between Aventura and Pompano Beach shooting scenes for a TV fishing-show project with friend Mickey Melchiondo (more famously known as indie rocker Dean...
| Jan 30, 2012
Not one but two cute pooches roam the circular hot-pink landscape of the Marriott Theatre's "Legally Blonde," the much-maligned Broadway musical based on the 2001 Reese Witherspoon movie about Elle Woods, a savvy Malibu homecoming queen of the "Clueless"...
| May 5, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Horse Racing Simulation, the most recognized name in virtual racing, along with the National Thoroughbred Racing Assn., recently released a video of their simulation featuring the last 20 Kentucky Derby winners. The field includes: Smarty Jones -- the...
| Sep 17, 2010
| 2:38 PM
The blows came one after another. First doctors told Sonia Desormeaux that her son, Jacob, had serious kidney problems. Then they determined he was profoundly deaf and had a severe balance disorder that delayed his ability to walk.
There were frequent...
| Feb 4, 2011
UPDATE: Stanley, the starving pit bull rescued by a UPS driver in February, is on the rebound.
The pit bull mix is now living at a foster home, is a star pupil at his obendience class and displays a pleasant disposition.
For more information on...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 8:05 AM
Este sábado 9 será un gran día para los amantes genuinos del deporte —los de la vieja escuela como yo— y no necesariamente por la pelea que disputarán en Las Vegas, el congresista y músico filipino Manny Pacquiao y el invicto estadounidense...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 12:17 AM
BELMONT, New York -- I'll Have Another, the winner of this year's Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, is out of Saturday's Belmont Stakes because of a leg injury and has been retired from racing, his team said.
Trainer Doug O'Neill said the 3-year-old...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 11:36 AM
I'll Have Another, the winner of this year's Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, is out of Saturday's Belmont Stakes, a spokesman for the horse's trainer said Friday.
Trainer Doug O'Neill announced on "The Dan Patrick Show," a sports talk program,...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 8:30 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - There have been 19 horses that have failed to win the Belmont Stakes, the final leg of the Triple Crown, after winning the first two legs, the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes.
Here is a brief look at their near-misses....
| Jun 11, 2012
Elmont, New York -- Union Rags won the 144th running of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, one day after the winner of the first two legs of horse racing's fabled Triple Crown dropped out due to an injury.
Paynter led for much of the race, but ended up in...