Bayern's stamina will be tested in Travers Stakes

...California and then shipped East again for the 1¹?8-mile Haskell, where the son of Offlee Wild broke sharply from...Belmont, Wicked Strong added blinkers for the 1¹?8-mile Jim Dandy, where he was closer to the pace than usual...

Defending champ Chris Froome drops out of Tour de France

...tearing his uniform, then scraped his face. Both falls happened even before he got to the start of 13 total kilometers (8 miles) over joint-jangling cobblestones.He was the best-known of several big-name riders who crashed on Wednesday.Rain...

Michaux: Palace Malice keeps Cot Campbell on his game

...year's 3-year-old champion, Will Take Charge.Palace Malice, however, is the even-odds favorite in the 1 1/8-mile race. He's also the perceived front-runner ? along with Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome...

Brian Grazer made James Brown film possible

...James Brown is producer Brian Grazer.You know him from his production successes that have included the movies Splash, 8 Mile, Parenthood, Apollo 13, A Beautiful Mind, Frost/Nixon, Backdraft, Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas...


...held off a late run from Stephanie's Kitten to win the $500,000 Diana by a neck on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.Ridden by Luis Saez for trainer Michael Matz, the 5-year-old Lemon Drop Kid mare ran 1 1/8 miles in 1:48.51.

Adrift, women float from Ga. to SC

...abandoned their paddleboard when they were is sight of Hilton Head Island and it took 45 minutes to make it ashore, nearly 8 miles from where they started.The Island Packet of Hilton Head (http://bit.ly/UdDrcl ) reported that the half-sisters...

Passengers taken to shore after 12 hours on stalled casino boat off Georgia coast

...too shallow for the Coast Guard boats to pull alongside it.The 174-foot-long Escapade was still stranded about 1.8 miles off the north end of Tybee Island in the Calibogue Sound near Hilton Head, S.C., the Coast Guard said.The Coast...

Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice comes up short in Whitney

...Whitney Handicap at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.Moreno led wire-to-wire and covered the 1 1/8-mile race in 1:48.05 to win by a length over Itsmyluckyday. Will Take Charge came in third.Dogwood president Cot Campbell...

Safety board faults Savannah River Site contractor for errors in emergency drill

...two-mile radius of the incident site to stay indoors while safety criteria for the potential radiological release was 3.8 miles. Also, the incident command posts were located within the 885 feet radius that is considered "the threshold to early...

Palace Malice favorite for Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course

...Saturday's Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.The Aiken-trained colt is the even-money favorite for the 1 1/8 mile race which features a field of nine.Will Take Charge is the second choice at 4-1 and drew the inside rail for the Grade...