Jockey Nathan Evans banned for taking cocaine in Newmarket two days before a race

Andy Howell, representing the BHA at the hearing, said the sportsman, who has held a licence since 2015, described how he ingested a “couple of keys of cocaine” while visiting friends in Newmarket.

Promising stayer Dr Velocious to target cup races in summer

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Champion jockey Oisin Murphy banned for three months after testing positive for cocaine

“Finally, I would also like to apologise to the whole Qatar Racing team, to the owners and trainers I ride for, my supporters, my weighing room colleagues and to my commercial partners as well as Racing to School.

Lewis Hamilton wins Bahrain GP as Romain Grosjean survives fiery crash

I’m so grateful Romain is safe. Wow… the risk we take is no joke, for those of you out there that forget that we put our life on the line for this sport and for what we love to do. Thankful to the FIA for the massive strides we’ve taken for Romain to walk away […]

Lewis Hamilton on F1 ‘pursuit of perfection’ after Bahrain GP pole

Asked about reaching 100 poles in the press conference, Hamilton added: “I really haven’t thought that far and honestly I think it’s already been such an incredible year so anything from now is just an added bonus. It’s close between the three of us [Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas, Max Verstappen and we’ve got a tricky races […]

Lewis Hamilton ‘shocked’ by Romain Grosjean accident and thankful for Halo

Drivers’ reaction to Grosjean accidentMax Verstappen: “When I saw the flames I was like, ‘oh my god, what happened there?’. We know when something like that happens it’s normally not a good thing, and he stayed in the car for like 15 seconds. The safety… incredible. And I think the Halo really saved his life […]

Dinkins Picks the Worst Time to Question De Blasio’s Pre-K Plan

Later, Dinkins said of his impromptu proposal, “I never mentioned it before to him directly, but it seemed like such an excellent opportunity, given all of the media there.” Sure, he could have brought it to the Talking Transition tent, but he might have been drowned out by New Yorkers clamoring for “more pet horses […]

15 of the Least Helpful Suggestions for Bill de Blasio

Last week, a small plot of open space on Canal and Varick Streets was transformed, nearly overnight, into Talking Transition, a Soros-funded effort to jump-start a civic debate about what post-Bloomberg New York should look like. Inside, you’ll find talks, workshops, and lots of table-mounted tablets loaded with surveys about the state of the city. Visitors — anyone […]

Romain Grosjean’s miracle escape from fireball Haas crash at Bahrain GP

I’m so grateful Romain is safe. Wow… the risk we take is no joke, for those of you out there that forget that we put our life on the line for this sport and for what we love to do. Thankful to the FIA for the massive strides we’ve taken for Romain to walk away […]

CBS News Battleground Tracker poll: Trump up one point in Ohio as Biden leads Michigan

In Michigan, Biden has a lead among those calling themselves independent, has reversed Mr. Trump’s 2016 lead with White women and is cutting into his margins with seniors. He’s also adding some voters who say they’ll show up this time — which is a political story as much as a polling one, since Biden’s fortunes […]