Belmont Stakes

Boomer & Gio: Islanders Star Anders Lee Talks About His Cancer Charity

Boomer’s love for hockey extends far beyond the Rangers and Gio is as fair-weather a hockey fan as you’ll find.<p>So they were thrilled to welcome …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Multiple Grade 2 Winner Miss Sky Warrior Retired

Arlene's Sun Star Stable's homebred Miss Sky Warrior, a three-time grade 2 winner and one of the favorites for last year's Longines Kentucky Oaks …

Horses

In Budget Plan, Cuomo Backs Nighttime Racing at Belmont

The New York Racing Association would be permitted to offer nighttime racing at Belmont Park under a state budget plan released Jan. 16 by New York …

Horses

World Beach Games gear up for 2019 in Mission Beach

Planning is accelerating for the first Olympic-level World Beach Games for October 2019 in South Mission Beach.<p>More than $40 million in sponsorships …

California

John Tavares gives Islanders good news then bails them out

Of course when John Tavares went into the hockey-media echo chamber of Montreal, he was asked about his future as a possible free agent. And of …

Sports

Frosted's First Foal is a Filly

The first reported foal by Frosted , was born Jan. 15 at Audley Farm in Berryville, Va. Bred by Audley, the filly is out of multiple grade 3 winner …

Horses

Analysis: Belmont arena to take over 3 years to open

The Islanders’ planned arena at Belmont Park is expected to take more than three years to complete, which would put the opening near the start of the …

Long Island

Tavares question looms large as Islanders seek goaltending help

It’s difficult to fully convey the gravity of the next couple of months for the New York Islanders. I know. Sounds dramatic, right?But think about it …

Charlie Lindgren

NYRA Introduces Shipping Programs for Aqueduct, Belmont

The New York Racing Association announced Jan. 14 a pair of shipping incentive programs to be implemented during the 2018 Aqueduct Racetrack and …

Horses

First Foal for New York-Based War Dancer is a Colt

A colt out of Sadie's Song born Jan. 6 at Waldorf Farm near North Chatham, N.Y., is the first foal for multiple graded stakes winner War Dancer , who …

Horses

Ultra Brat Finds Another Gear in Marshua's River

Ultra Brat earned her first graded stakes win in style when she gained the lead at the quarter pole and put away a bid from favored Dream Dancing to …

Horses

For Handicappers, Variety in Weekend's Stakes Races

Handicappers will be kept busy Saturday, Jan. 13 as they keep tabs on noteworthy stakes action around the country.<p>There are three stakes offering 17 …

Horses

Oaklawn Park Unveils American Pharoah Statue

In a morning ceremony Jan. 11, Oaklawn Park unveiled a bronze statue of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah .<p>American Pharoah prepped for his sweep …

Horses

Lecomte Stakes Highlights Big Weekend of Derby Preps

By J. Keeler Johnson ("Keelerman") Twitter: @J_Keelerman<p>Get ready, everyone! A huge three-day weekend of racing awaits with three Kentucky Derby prep …

Horses

Islanders may play some more games at Nassau Coliseum

The goal of the Islanders playing games at the Nassau Coliseum before moving into a new arena at Belmont Park took a step toward reality Tuesday when …

Sports

Single EHV-1 Case Reported at Belmont Park

The horse tested positive after developing a fever and a mild respiratory issue.

Horses

Upcoming Belmont Park Meet to Feature 62 Stakes Races

The New York Racing Association Jan. 10 released its stakes schedule for the 2018 spring/summer meet at Belmont Park, which features 62 stakes races …

Horses

Horse stabled at Belmont Park positive for equine herpes

NEW YORK (AP) — A horse stabled at Belmont Park has tested positive for the equine herpes virus-1.<p>The 3-year-old colt, which has yet to be named or raced, is trained by Linda Rice.<p>New York Racing Association officials said Wednesday that the horse has shown no neurological symptoms of the virus. He …

Horses

New York Islanders Daily: Gary Bettman Tours New Coliseum

UNIONDALE, NY - SEPTEMBER 17: The New York Islanders play against the Philadelphia Flyers during a preseason game at the Nassau Veterans Memorial …

Ice Hockey

Perth Stadium off limits to cars and Uber, but not taxis

Sports fans hoping to arrive at the new Perth Stadium by car have been dealt a blow, after the State Government confirmed there will be no pick-up or …

Uber

Federal pot policy change sparks confusion, crackdown fears

Updated:Friday, January 5 2018 3:31 PM EST2018-01-05 20:31:20 GMT<p>A 56-year-old surfer, well beloved in his community, died Friday morning after he …

Crime

Raising Heroes: Volunteer group for kids to benefit the community

Updated:Friday, January 5 2018 5:15 PM EST2018-01-05 22:15:13 GMT<p>If you're a parent that struggles with teaching your kids empathy and gratitude for …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Man accused of molesting child at Belmont Park arcade

Updated:Friday, January 5 2018 1:04 AM EST2018-01-05 06:04:00 GMT<p>A 66-year-old man accused of inappropriately touching a 10-year-old boy at a Belmont …

Crime

Man accused of groping boy; police seeking additional victims

A man is being accused of groping a 10-year-old boy at an arcade in Mission Beach, and police are searching for possible additional victims.<p>The child …

Crime

Man Accused of Groping Boy at Mission Bay Attraction

San Diego police have arrested a man accused of groping a 10-year-old boy in an arcade at a popular seaside attraction in Mission Beach – and fear …

Crime

The Racetrack Breakfast Hero of Aiken, South Carolina

Horses and hot grits bring the town together<p>James “Pockets” Carter doesn’t say much these days. Working with large animals is hard on the legs, …

South Carolina

Accused Child Molester Held on $2 Million Bail Following Alleged Belmont Park Incident

Share This Article:<p>A 66-year-old man accused of inappropriately touching a 10-year-old boy at a Belmont Park arcade pleaded not guilty Thursday to …

Crime

State of the State: 30 proposals from Gov. Andrew Cuomo

CLOSE<p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo will kick off the new year Wednesday with his State of the State, the start of a hectic year in state government and …

Andrew Cuomo

Ortiz Brothers Top Key Riding Categories in 2017

The 2017 season marked a year of firsts for New York-based rider Jose Ortiz.<p>In the spring Ortiz secured his first classic victory when he guided …

Horses

Islanders could return to Nassau Coliseum during new arena construction

The New York Islanders may return to their old stomping grounds before calling Belmont Park home.<p>While the Islanders' new arena is being built, NHL …

Sports