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The Age
Allegations of systemic cheating and live baiting within greyhound racing industry uncovered by Four CornersOutrage over greyhound live baiting Greyhound racers are secretly blooding the
Allegations of systemic cheating and live baiting within greyhound racing industry uncovered by Four Corners
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
Outrage over greyhound live baiting Greyhound racers are secretly blooding their dogs with live bait as part of systemic and widespread cheating within the country's multimillion-dollar industry, according to explosive evidence uncovered by ABC's... Read more
11h
The Young Witness
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee ValleyJohn O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee Valley
The Young Witness / Posted 11 hours ago
John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him when Contributer returns in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him... Read more
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11h
Western Advocate
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee ValleyJohn O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee Valley
Western Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him when Contributer returns in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him... Read more
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11h
Kiama Independent
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee ValleyJohn O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee Valley
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 hours ago
John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him when Contributer returns in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him... Read more
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11h
Manning River Times
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee ValleyJohn O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee Valley
Manning River Times / Posted 11 hours ago
John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him when Contributer returns in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee ValleyJohn O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee Valley
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 hours ago
John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him when Contributer returns in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee ValleyJohn O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him
Bart Cummings dead: Advice from the master sees Contributer head to Moonee Valley
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 hours ago
John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him when Contributer returns in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. John O'Shea is using one of the many bits of advice that Bart Cummings gave him... Read more
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18h
Canberra Times
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Canberra Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. The 12-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer passed away "peacefully in his sleep", according to son... Read more
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18h
The Border Mail
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
The Border Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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18h
Sydney Morning Herald
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. The 12-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer passed away "peacefully in his sleep", according to son... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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The Courier
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
The Courier / Posted 18 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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19h
Northern Daily Leader
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 19 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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19h
The Young Witness
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
The Young Witness / Posted 19 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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19h
Western Advocate
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Western Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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19h
Kiama Independent
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Kiama Independent / Posted 19 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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19h
Manning River Times
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Manning River Times / Posted 19 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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19h
Goondiwindi Argus
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 19 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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19h
The North West Star
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
The North West Star / Posted 19 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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19h
Daily Liberal
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his... Read more
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20h
The Age
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legendLegendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense
Bart Cummings: Australians, racing identities react to the passing of a legend
The Age / Posted 20 hours ago
Legendary trainer Bart Cummings has been described as "a legend in every sense of the word" following his death at the age of 87 on Sunday. The 12-time Melbourne Cup winning trainer passed away "peacefully in his sleep", according to son... Read more
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The Sport Bible
World Champion Lee Overwhelmed Aa ‘Irish Invasion’ As He Looks Forward To Manchester ShowdownBoxing star Andy Lee has been overwhelmed at the number of Irish fans set to tr
World Champion Lee Overwhelmed Aa ‘Irish Invasion’ As He Looks Forward To Manchester Showdown
The Sport Bible / Posted yesterday
Boxing star Andy Lee has been overwhelmed at the number of Irish fans set to travel to Manchester for his world title clash with Billy Joe Saunders. The WBO middleweight world champion defends his title against the unbeaten Londoner in an Ireland... Read more
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SportsFan
First Seal ready for Tramway Stakes returnGroup One-winning mare First Seal is back to full fitness and ready to kick off
First Seal ready for Tramway Stakes return
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
Group One-winning mare First Seal is back to full fitness and ready to kick off her Epsom Handicap campaign. First Seal worked over 1200m between races at Rosehill on Saturday, shading her stablemate Hooked, running the last 600m in 34.08secs. Her... Read more
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The Sport Bible
Frank Warren ColumnLikeable Londoner George Groves is on the brink of beating a fistful of other h
Frank Warren Column
The Sport Bible / Posted 2 days ago
Likeable Londoner George Groves is on the brink of beating a fistful of other home-grown contenders to the punch by becoming the next boxing Brit to claim a world title when he challenges the WBC super-middleweight champion Badou Jack, one of Floyd... Read more
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Scotsman
Poignant tales of Scots lost at sea put online Included in the database is William M Murdoch who served on the fateful maiden
Poignant tales of Scots lost at sea put online
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Included in the database is William M Murdoch who served on the fateful maiden voyage of RMS Titanic. Picture: PA MOVING accounts of thousands of lives lost at sea have been made available through the... Read more
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ESPN
John Thompson to face Liam Smith for vacant junior middleweight world titleJohn Thompson, a long shot who won the eight-man ESPN Boxcino junior middleweig
John Thompson to face Liam Smith for vacant junior middleweight world title
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
John Thompson, a long shot who won the eight-man ESPN Boxcino junior middleweight tournament in May, is getting an unexpected shot at a world title. Thompson will take on England's Liam Smith for a vacant 154-pound world title on Oct. 10 at the... Read more
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Philboxing
Natu Visinia to take on Joey Dawejko on Friday, August 28 on ShoBoxD Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. (11pm ET/PT on Showtime) Visinia is co-promot
Natu Visinia to take on Joey Dawejko on Friday, August 28 on ShoBox
Philboxing / Posted 2 days ago
D Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. (11pm ET/PT on Showtime) Visinia is co-promoted by GH3 Promotions and Final Forum Promotions. Visinia is coming off a 4th round stoppage over Joshua Clark on May 13 in Hollywood, California. With that win, the 30... Read more
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SportsFan
Jiayuguan needs further to show EU formEuropean stayers are expected to land in Australia and win but for John Thompso
Jiayuguan needs further to show EU form
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
European stayers are expected to land in Australia and win but for John Thompson the challenge with Jiayuguan has been a little more difficult. The last three Melbourne Cup winners Protectionist, Fiorente and Green Moon are testament to the European... Read more
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Freeman journal
Clinic construction progressesWork on the new Van Diest Family Health Clinic is progressing. Ground was broke
Clinic construction progresses
Freeman journal / Posted 3 days ago
Work on the new Van Diest Family Health Clinic is progressing. Ground was broken on the new $7 million clinic in July and officials at that time said the building would be enclosed by Thanksgiving. The 16,400-square-foot building will provide space... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Boom time for HyeronimusGai Waterhouse gives Adam Hyeronimus chance to shine on boom youngsters River W
Boom time for Hyeronimus
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Gai Waterhouse gives Adam Hyeronimus chance to shine on boom youngsters River Wild and Raphael’s Cat at Rosehill | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Boom time for HyeronimusAdam Hyeronimus will link with Gai Waterhouse on Saturday. Picture: Richard Dob
Boom time for Hyeronimus
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Adam Hyeronimus will link with Gai Waterhouse on Saturday. Picture: Richard Dobson GAI Waterhouse has shown her confidence in emerging jockey Adam Hyeronimus by booking him to partner boom three-year-olds River Wild and Raphael’s Cat at Rosehill... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Boom time for HyeronimusAdam Hyeronimus will link with Gai Waterhouse on Saturday. Picture: Richard Dob
Boom time for Hyeronimus
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
Adam Hyeronimus will link with Gai Waterhouse on Saturday. Picture: Richard Dobson GAI Waterhouse has shown her confidence in emerging jockey Adam Hyeronimus by booking him to partner boom three-year-olds River Wild and Raphael’s Cat at Rosehill... Read more
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SportsFan
Canny Ballad looks for easy killA sharp drop in the standard of opposition is expected to help stakes-winning s
Canny Ballad looks for easy kill
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
A sharp drop in the standard of opposition is expected to help stakes-winning stayer Canny Ballad return to form at Doomben. Canny Ballad will make his Brisbane debut in Saturday's Bottle-O Handicap (2200m) where he will meet a line-up inferior to... Read more
4d
The Sport Bible
7 Brits in World Title Fights - Flying The Flag For The UKThe current Golden Age for British boxing could be set to turn platinum. Presen
7 Brits in World Title Fights - Flying The Flag For The UK
The Sport Bible / Posted 4 days ago
The current Golden Age for British boxing could be set to turn platinum. Presently these fine isles boast seven bonafide world champions plus a further three Brits whose ‘interim’ belts could be upgraded to full world title status at any moment.... Read more
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Philboxing
GH3 Promotions O'Shanique Foster and Lavarn Harvell score 1st round knockouts in Washington, DCThe card was promoted by Jeter Promotions. Light Heavyweight Lavarn Harvell (15
GH3 Promotions O'Shanique Foster and Lavarn Harvell score 1st round knockouts in Washington, DC
Philboxing / Posted 4 days ago
The card was promoted by Jeter Promotions. Light Heavyweight Lavarn Harvell (15-1, 8 KO's)of Atlantic City, New Jersey took out Quincy Miner of Kansas City, while Jr. Lightweight O'Shanique Foster (7-0, 4 KO's) of Houston, Texas stopped Frank... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Data show Gulf Coast's recovery since KatrinaTen years after Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast and displaced hundreds
Data show Gulf Coast's recovery since Katrina
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast and displaced hundreds of thousands of people throughout Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi, the U.S. Census Bureau shows the population and the business that comes with it are... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Trackwork Confidential: SydneyTrackwork Confidential: things you need to know from around the tracks in Sydne
Trackwork Confidential: Sydney
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Trackwork Confidential: things you need to know from around the tracks in Sydney | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website First Seal produced a steady... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liam Smith will now fight American John Thompson for world titleLiam Smith will now face American John Thompson for the vacant WBO world super-
Liam Smith will now fight American John Thompson for world title
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
Liam Smith will now face American John Thompson for the vacant WBO world super-welterweight title on October 10 in Manchester. Liverpool star Smith will feature in a TRIPLE world-title card alongside WBO World Middleweight Champion Andy Lee facing... Read more
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Londonist
Denmark Place: Why No Memorial For One Of London's Worst Mass Murders?What's left of Denmark Place today, awaiting demolition for Crossrail. Image by
Denmark Place: Why No Memorial For One Of London's Worst Mass Murders?
Londonist / Posted 6 days ago
What's left of Denmark Place today, awaiting demolition for Crossrail. Image by the author. Three years ago we highlighted one of London's most tragic and all-but-forgotten disasters. On 16 August 1980 an arson attack on a club in Denmark Place... Read more
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Independent
Denmark Place arson: Why people are still searching for answers 35 years on from one of the biggest mass murders in our historyFor Agnes “Paddy” Crossin, the house was a home from home, although she never k
Denmark Place arson: Why people are still searching for answers 35 years on from one of the biggest mass murders in our history
Independent / Posted 7 days ago
For Agnes “Paddy” Crossin, the house was a home from home, although she never knew its number. On a mild Friday night in August, 1980, the Belfast-born Londoner was drinking at a pub down the road in Soho, after a long day working as a cook on a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Inside Mail: Big bets and market moversKermadec resumes in the Warwick Stakes at Randwick on Saturday. Picture: Collee
Inside Mail: Big bets and market movers
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Kermadec resumes in the Warwick Stakes at Randwick on Saturday. Picture: Colleen Petch THE Warwick Stakes has attracted such a strong line-up at Royal Randwick on Saturday that five individual Group 1 winners are rated as rank outsiders at $71 or... Read more
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SportsFan
First Seal scratched from Warwick StakesFavourite First Seal has been ruled out of the Warwick Stakes with a foot absce
First Seal scratched from Warwick Stakes
SportsFan / Posted 8 days ago
Favourite First Seal has been ruled out of the Warwick Stakes with a foot abscess. The John Thompson-trained mare opened at $3.80 for Saturday's feature at Randwick and was into $2.60 when she was withdrawn. On Thursday night, First Seal was named... Read more
9d
The Rhinelander Daily News
Water bottling plant CUP OK'd by town boardThe project, which Rynders told the plan commission is a partnership between hi
Water bottling plant CUP OK'd by town board
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
The project, which Rynders told the plan commission is a partnership between himself, his son Ed and Trig Solberg, involves construction of a 24,000-square foot warehouse which would cost approximately $700,000. The plant, largely automated, would... Read more
9d
The Chattanoogan
Musical Prodigy EmiSunshine To Headline Cowpea FestivalMusical prodigy EmiSunshine will headline the fourth annual International Cowpe
Musical Prodigy EmiSunshine To Headline Cowpea Festival
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
Musical prodigy EmiSunshine will headline the fourth annual International Cowpea Festival and Cook-off presented by Bush Brothers & Company and set for Saturday, Sept. 12 in the Charleston Park. Organizers said, "Whether she is performing on the... Read more
9d
Deseret News
Why some states can and others can't desegregate schoolsDespite more than a half century court rulings and federal laws mandating integ
Why some states can and others can't desegregate schools
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
Despite more than a half century court rulings and federal laws mandating integrated schools, American schools remain racially segregated. The article keyed off a two-part series that aired earlier this month on the radio program, "This American... Read more
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SportsFan
Warwick Stakes - what you need to knowWARWICK STAKES $250,000, Group 2 WFA, 1400m HISTORY The race was originally
Warwick Stakes - what you need to know
SportsFan / Posted 9 days ago
WARWICK STAKES $250,000, Group 2 WFA, 1400m HISTORY The race was originally held at Warwick Farm but in recent years has been shared with Randwick. THE BIGGEST NAMES TO WIN IT Bernborough (1946), Tulloch (1957), Sky High (1961/62), Kingston Town... Read more
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SportsFan
First Seal bigger and better: ThompsonTrainer John Thompson believes First Seal is now the complete package as she pr
First Seal bigger and better: Thompson
SportsFan / Posted 9 days ago
Trainer John Thompson believes First Seal is now the complete package as she prepares to return against a star-studded Warwick Stakes field boasting 10 Group One winners. There was an air of expectation around the Flight Stakes winner in the autumn... Read more
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SportsFan
First Seal to follow in Sunline hoofstepsWarwick Stakes favourite First Seal will have to match Sunline if she is to mak
First Seal to follow in Sunline hoofsteps
SportsFan / Posted 9 days ago
Warwick Stakes favourite First Seal will have to match Sunline if she is to make a winning return at weight-for-age at Randwick on Saturday. Rated one of the greatest racemares of the modern era, Sunline started her four-year-old season with a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Karaka’s First Seal Crowned NSW Champion Horse of the YearFriday, 21 August 2015, 12:39 pmPress Release: NZ Bloodstock Group 1 winning Fi
Karaka’s First Seal Crowned NSW Champion Horse of the Year
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Friday, 21 August 2015, 12:39 pmPress Release: NZ Bloodstock Group 1 winning First Seal was voted at the top of both her categories;... Read more
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SportsFan
Excitement building around Seal's returnThere is an air of confidence around First Seal who begins her four-year-old se
Excitement building around Seal's return
SportsFan / Posted 9 days ago
There is an air of confidence around First Seal who begins her four-year-old season as the Warwick Stakes favourite and the newly crowed NSW Horse of the Year. She won three awards at the NSW Racehorse Owners' Awards on Thursday night - also taking... Read more
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