With the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, the NewsHour's series on horse racing concludes with Washington Post columnist Andrew Beyer explaining how his method of calculating the speed of horses helped transform an entire industry.
In a Career of Handicapping Races, Secretariat Still Finishes First…
The NewsHour's series on horse racing continues as the second leg of the Triple Crown series gets underway Saturday at the Preakness.
Ahead of horse racing's Triple Crown series, which begins with Saturday's 137th Kentucky Derby, the NewsHour begins a series of looks at the sport.
The Everyday Risks of Jockeying for Position…
By Jeffrey Brown
This annual running of the Kentucky Derby -- this weekend marks the 136th running -- is meant to mark a joyous time of the year, with its frilly hats, mint juleps, betting slips, and of course, the horses.
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