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Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017 at 12:25 PM EDT

Hartford Yard Goats

Hartford Yard Goats

NBC Connecticut is following the Yard Goats as they bring baseball to Hartford.

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:58 AM EDT

Justify Wins Preakness, Sets Sights on Triple Crown

Justify Wins Preakness, Sets Sights on Triple Crown

Justify won the Preakness Stakes and is now just one win away from becoming the 13th horse to win the Triple Crown.

Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 08:01 PM EDT

Preakness Stakes Best Moments

A soggy track, a muddy infield and another Justify win.View gallery

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Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 01:03 AM EDT

Justify Wins Foggy Preakness, Keeps Triple Crown Bid Alive

Justify Wins Foggy Preakness, Keeps Triple Crown Bid Alive

Justify endured the most difficult race of his career and came away a step closer to becoming trainer Bob Baffert's second Triple Crown champion in four years. The heavy 2-5 favorite jumped out to the lead,...

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 08:59 PM EDT

Red Ruby Pulls Away to Easy Victory in Black-Eyed Susan

Red Ruby Pulls Away to Easy Victory in Black-Eyed Susan

Following an unplanned two-month break from racing, Red Ruby returned with a flourish in the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes. Red Ruby pulled away from Coach Rocks on a sloppy track Friday and cruised to a 4 3/4-length...

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 03:25 PM EDT

USA Gymnastics VP Faehn Out Amid Fallout From Nassar Scandal

USA Gymnastics VP Faehn Out Amid Fallout From Nassar Scandal

USA Gymnastics has parted ways with senior vice president Rhonda Faehn, who has come under fire recently from victims of a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison for abusing athletes. The...

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 02:13 PM EDT

Good Magic, Quip Are Top Challengers to Justify in Preakness

Good Magic, Quip Are Top Challengers to Justify in Preakness

Justify is the talk of the horse racing industry with a very real chance to win the Triple Crown.

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 08:14 AM EDT

Horse Breaks Leg, Is Euthanized During Race Before Preakness

Horse Breaks Leg, Is Euthanized During Race Before Preakness

The starting gates are set to open at 6:20 p.m. ET. The race, 9.5 furlongs or 1 3/16 miles, should last about two minutes

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 05:46 PM EDT

Half the Horses in Preakness Field Get 1st Shot at Justify

Half the Horses in Preakness Field Get 1st Shot at Justify

Half the participants in the eight-horse Preakness field have yet to experience the sensation of chasing Justify to the finish line. Perhaps one of the new shooters in Saturday's race can find a way to leave...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 04:51 PM EDT

Horse Racing Bets Court Ruling Boosts the Sport

Horse Racing Bets Court Ruling Boosts the Sport

Horse racing has been struggling for years to regain a strong footing on the national sports landscape, and owners hope to use betting on other sports to bring fans back to the tracks. The gamble is not a sure...

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Help End Hunger by 'Feeding Our Families' Today at all CT Stop & Shop Locations
Help End Hunger by 'Feeding Our Families' Today at all CT Stop & Shop Locations
NBC Connecticut, Telemundo Connecticut, Stop & Shop and food pantries across the state have teamed up for "Feeding Our Families," a food drive to help end hunger on April 28. Read more
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