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California Chrome made 5-2 Derby favorite

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The only time Victor Espinoza won the Kentucky Derby was aboard War Emblem in 2002. They broke from the No. 5 post, the same position he'll start the 140th edition of the race with early 5-2 favorite California Chrome.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Buffalo Bills cheerleaders suspend operations

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Pack up the pom-poms in Buffalo, because the Bills will be playing without the support of their official cheerleaders this year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 May 2014

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Browns' Bryant back after health scare

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns defensive lineman Desmond Bryant says he's completely healthy and relieved to be playing again after having a heart operation

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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Derby field will be full; Pletcher will start 4

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Twenty-one horses have been entered for Saturday's Kentucky Derby, one more than the maximum field of 20.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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Churchill Downs taking a bigger cut of wagers

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Before the Kentucky Derby contenders sprint from the starting gates, the crowd at Churchill Downs will hand over millions of dollars at betting windows. Gamblers lucky enough to pick the right colts, thanks to homework or hunches, will be getting a little less back on those winning tickets.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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