Watch California Chrome and The Belmont Stakes Saturday at 4:30p ET on NBC

May 16, 2014

California Chrome Ready for Anything in Preakness

California Chrome Ready for Anything in Preakness

No matter what scenario he's thrust into, California Chrome usually finds a way to make the adjustment. Sloppy track? No problem. Slow pace? Got it covered. Fast pace? Piece of cake. The Kentucky Derby winner...

May 17, 2014

Jockey Hurt in Santa Anita Race Accident

Jockey Hurt in Santa Anita Race Accident

Jockey Rafael Bejarano has been hospitalized after being stepped on by a trailing horse when his mount broke down in a race at Santa Anita. Joe Ferrer, the 32-year-old rider's agent, says Bejarano broke...

May 17, 2014

California Chrome Runs With Bulls-Eye in Preakness

California Chrome Runs With Bulls-Eye in Preakness

After California Chrome's win in the Kentucky Derby as the favorite, the California colt will be running in the Preakness with a bullseye on his back. Trainer Art Sherman is hoping that California Chrome...

May 17, 2014

Social Inclusion Arrives for Preakness

Social Inclusion Arrives for Preakness

Social Inclusion has arrived at Pimlico Race Course in preparation to take on Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome in the Preakness. Social Inclusion finished third in the Wood Memorial in his most...

May 17, 2014

Derby Winner California Chrome Back in Action

Derby Winner California Chrome Back in Action

California Chrome returned to the track on Wednesday for the first time since winning the Kentucky Derby last weekend. The chestnut colt jogged one mile at Churchill Downs on Wednesday under exercise...

May 17, 2014

Filly Ria Antonia Might Run Against Males in Preakness Stakes

Filly Ria Antonia Might Run Against Males in Preakness Stakes

Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies winner Ria Antonia is a possibility to run against male horses in the Preakness Stakes. If she is sent to Pimlico to run in the middle leg of the Triple Crown on May 17,...

May 17, 2014

Derby Champ California Chrome Faces Lighter Load

Derby Champ California Chrome Faces Lighter Load

Before his workload and the scrutiny become heavier next week, California Chrome will enjoy a few light days. The Kentucky Derby champion looked fresh following his 1¾-length victory at Churchill Downs...

May 4, 2014

Wicked Strong Fans Give Churchill a Fenway Feel

Wicked Strong Fans Give Churchill a Fenway Feel

The last time a horse meant this much for Boston, the jockey was Paul Revere. Fans of Wicked Strong put their money behind the colt named in honor of the Boston Marathon bombing victims, making him the...

May 3, 2014

Trainer Art Sherman Becomes Oldest Derby Winner

Trainer Art Sherman Becomes Oldest Derby Winner

Success at the Kentucky Derby may not change Art Sherman. It just took his entire career at the racetrack to find it. The 77-year-old became the Kentucky Derby's oldest winning trainer on Saturday thanks to his...

May 5, 2014

California Chrome Wins 2014 Kentucky Derby

California Chrome Wins 2014 Kentucky Derby

California Chrome pulled away down the stretch for a dominant win at the 140th Kentucky Derby. Taking charge at the top of the lane, California Chrome and jockey Victor Espinoza make a decisive move...

Top Stories
Gordo the Dog Fights to Keep Injured Leg

Gordo the Dog Fights to Keep Injured Leg

Donations from across the country could mean the difference between four legs and three for a dog hit during a South LA car chase.

Crews Fight West Hollywood Fire

Crews Fight West Hollywood Fire

Firefighters responded to a fire at an apartment complex in West Hollywood.

Residents Split Over Teen's Killing in Neighbor's Backyard

Residents Split Over Teen's Killing in Neighbor's Backyard

The shooting death of a Redlands teen in a neighbor's backyard has neighbors at odds, with one in custody for the killing and a debate about self-defense running through the conversation.

Newlywed Run Over By Lifeguard Truck Remains Hospitalized

Newlywed Run Over By Lifeguard Truck Remains Hospitalized

A 26-year-old newlywed woman who was run over by an LA County lifeguard truck earlier this week suffered lacerations to her liver and fractures to her pelvic area, her attorney said Thursday.

Grandfather Kills 6 Grandkids, Daughter, Himself: Sheriff

Grandfather Kills 6 Grandkids, Daughter, Himself: Sheriff

A grandfather killed his six grandchildren and his daugher before turning the gun on himself Thursday evening in the tiny town of Bell, Florida, authorities say. Don Spirit, 51, killed his adult daughter and her...

Long Beach Airport Reopens After Emergency Landing

Long Beach Airport Reopens After Emergency Landing

Long Beach Airport was reopened after a JetBlue plane with a disabled engine made an emegency landing and shut down the runway Thursday morning.

See more Top Stories