6:21 a.m. May 9, 2021
- By Tim Rostan
Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit tests positive for steroidKentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit has tested positive for betamathasone, a Class C drug, trainer Bob Baffert revealed early Sunday. The corticosteroid was never administered to the horse, Baffert said , and the finding will be challenged, according to a Sports Illustrated reporter's account. Medina Spirit reportedly has not been stripped of victory in last Saturday's marquee race at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., pending confirmation of the finding and remains scheduled to run in the Preakness next Saturday in Baltimore. Pat Forde of Sports Illustrated noted that was Dancer's Image in 1968. Read on:
9:04 a.m. Aug. 12, 2020
- By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Global cases top 20.3 million, U.S. tally tops 5.15 million as Florida and Georgia see record one-day deaths British economy hit the hardest of any by COVID-19 as GDP shrinks by the most on recordThe number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus illness COVID-19 worldwide climbed above 20.3 million on Wednesday and the U.S. case tally topped 5.15 million, as Florida and Georgia reported record one-day death tolls.
3:45 a.m. Aug. 5, 2020
- By Bill Bischoff
Did you start a side gig during the COVID-19 pandemic? Think carefully before answering these IRS questions The IRS will want to know whether your sideline activity is a hobby or a businessThe IRS will want to know whether your sideline activity is a hobby or a business.
2:44 a.m. June 16, 2020
- By Rupert Steiner
Here’s how fashionable fans of Royal Ascot can compete with a selfie next week Ascot fans can dress up anyway to raise funds for coronavirus charities and compete in the fashion stakesWhile the crowds will be staying away from the horse race, organizers want them to dress up anyway to raise funds for coronavirus charities.
5:43 a.m. May 26, 2020
- Associated Press
Stanley Ho, gambling kingpin of Macao, dies at 98 Ho is considered to be the father of modern gambling in ChinaCasino tycoon Stanley Ho, whose business empire dominated the Portuguese gambling enclave of Macao for decades, has died in Hong Kong at age 98.