Nation May 05

The Kentucky Derby has a secret Latino history

That two top Derby contenders have their roots in Latin America is no surprise for those who study, as I do, the history of the sport. Many past Kentucky Derby champions hailed from the region – as have their trainers, owners…

Nation Jun 07

Photos: American Pharoah wins the Triple Crown

American Pharoah and jockey Victor Espinoza performed one of the sports world's rarest feats Saturday, winning the Belmont Stakes, the third and final race needed to clinch the elusive title of Triple Crown champion…

The NewsHour's series on horse racing continues as the second leg of the Triple Crown series gets underway Saturday at the Preakness.