| Sep 2, 2011
| 4:08 PM
Television watchers can thank Peter Larsson and his fast-growing Hanover company for one of the best views available for Sunday's race through downtown Baltimore — and for just about any car race anywhere in the U.S., for that matter.
| Sep 7, 2011
Phelps on national team for 4 events
Michael Phelps of Fells Point was among 109 swimmers named to the 2011-12 USA Swimming national team Tuesday, along with fellow 2011 world championship gold medalists Ryan Lochte, Missy Franklin and...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 5:41 PM
Animal Kingdom, the thoroughbred that won this year's Kentucky Derby, got a police escort to Pimlico for the Preakness. Wounded war veterans got escorts to Orioles games. Former Secretary of State Colin L. Powell got an escort to the Grand Prix.
| Oct 1, 2011
Just about every Friday morning, Karen Lubieniecki takes a leisurely stroll to Laurel Park, finds a place along a railing at the nearly empty racetrack and spends an hour or so watching the horses exercise as the sun climbs the sky.
It isn't that she's a...
| May 7, 2012
| 10:33 AM
What’s left after all the bourbon is poured and money bet, after the hats are soaked through with the sweat of those elated by a validated hunch or devastated by a sure thing who wouldn’t go, after tension built over years and years is...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 4:39 PM
If Regal Solo, a 6-year-old gelding, wins the Maryland Million Sprint Saturday afternoon at Laurel Park, he would become the first horse to win three different Million races.
"He's versatile," his trainer Damon Dilodovico said Wednesday. "He's push-...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 10:26 AM
| Sep 30, 2011
During an era of sophisticated fun, The Graw drew locals and travelers alike to the racetrack in Havre de Grace to watch the eleganthorses run and, most likely, bet a dollar or two.
Celebrating these golden years of the town's historic racetrack, Havre...
| May 9, 2012
| 9:06 AM
ON THE SITE...
Suggs says Achilles injury 'not as bad as some thought': Ravens linebacker expects a four- to six-month recovery from partial tendon tear after undergoing successful surgery Tuesday.
Closing arguments expected in election fraud trial: ...
| May 9, 2012
| 4:37 PM
I'll Have Another's path to the Triple Crown will be crowded.
His competition at the Preakness, the second leg, could include the five horses who followed him across the line at the Kentucky Derby. That hasn't happened since 1958. In fact, the last...
| May 10, 2012
| 2:48 PM
Doug O'Neill caught the red eye out of Southern California on Wednesday night, boarding a plane that would offer him a few moments of peace.
Not that the trainer of Kentucky Derby winner I'll Have Another has wilted under the scrutiny of sudden...
| May 13, 2012
| 1:43 PM
Kevin Plank can't help himself.
The Under Armour CEO might know, in his heart of hearts, that his horse is a long shot against the world's finest 3-year-old thoroughbreds. His farm manager, Tom Mullikin, describes the dark bay colt as more "grinder" than...