- Lady Shipman wins $100,000 Coronation Cup at Saratoga Updated: Aug-03-15 6:50 pm
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - Lady Shipman continued her winning ways with a dominating 3 ¼-length victory in the $100,000 Coronation Cup Monday at Saratoga Race Course.
- Travers to raise purse by $350,000 if American Pharoah runs Updated: Aug-02-15 12:56 pm
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - The New York Racing Association will raise the purse of the $1.25 million Travers Stakes at Saratoga to $1.6 million if Triple Crown winner American Pharoah starts in the race.
- Group wants to restore NY state park's 1930s-era bathhouse Updated: Aug-02-15 7:05 am
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - An effort is underway in Saratoga Springs to obtain funding to revitalize a Depression-era bathhouse that hasn't been used in decades.
- Texas Red wins Jim Dandy at Saratoga Updated: Aug-01-15 7:11 pm
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - Texas Red took the lead from Japan with an eighth of a mile left and held off Frosted to win the Grade 2, $600,000 Jim Dandy by a half-length Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.
- Statue of famous racehorse being unveiled at Saratoga park Updated: Aug-01-15 4:05 am
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - A ceremony will be held in Saratoga Springs to unveil a statue of one of the greatest thoroughbred race horses of all time.
- Jockey Manuel Franco has minor injuries after Saratoga spill Updated: Jul-30-15 2:57 pm
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - Jockey Manuel Franco has minor injuries a day after a frightening spill at Saratoga Race Course, and will be out at least through the weekend.
- Former head of NY racing hurt by vehicle while riding bike Updated: Jul-29-15 6:46 am
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - The former head of the New York Racing Association is hospitalized with injuries suffered when he was hit by a vehicle while riding his bicycle near Saratoga Race Course.
- Upstate NY man sent to prison for causing bar patron's death Updated: Jul-29-15 3:05 am
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - A 26-year-old man has been sentenced to 1 1/3 to 4 years in prison for causing the death of a man by slamming his head into the concrete floor of an upstate New York bar last year.
- Saratoga Race Course gets 1st female steward Updated: Jul-27-15 3:04 am
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - Saratoga Race Course gets its first female steward on Monday.
- Racing museum exhibits NY artist's series of popular posters Updated: Jul-21-15 3:08 am
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - With the thoroughbred racing season about to begin in Saratoga Springs, a local museum has opened an exhibit of a popular series of posters started by a New York artist in the 1980s.
- Correction: Iraq Veteran-Opera story Updated: Jul-13-15 12:47 pm
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - In a story July 6 about the premiere of an opera based on an Iraq veteran's book, The Associated Press incorrectly reported the producer of the performance. It is Opera Saratoga, not the American Lyric Theater.
- Playwright's show about famous sportswriter headed to NY Updated: Jul-11-15 1:05 pm
LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Local actor Walter May purchased turf writer Joe Palmer's book, "This Was Racing," about 30 years ago. It was an investment filled with inspiration and intrigue for May, and it eventually led him to write a one-man show that he's taking to Saratoga Springs, New York, next month.