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24 horse fatalities during Arizona's Turf Paradise racing season raise concerns

Turf Paradise is making headlines for the wrong reasons early in the horse racing season - since Nov. 5, 24 horses have died at the north Phoenix track, including 11 while racing, a death rate is nearly twice the national number in 2020.... Read more»

Game on: Judge refuses to block new Arizona sports betting law

As legalized sports gambling is set to begin Thursday in Arizona, a Maricopa County Superior Court judge ruled Monday against a last-minute Yavapai-Prescott Tribe request to block the law - a lawsuit similar to the one Turf Paradise race track filed that was set aside last week.... Read more»

Why are racehorses still dying? Authorities struggle to find the answers

Mongolian Groom was the 37th racehorse to die at the Southern California racetrack since December, tying the park record, which had been set the previous year. More thoroughbreds have died at Santa Anita than any other racetrack in the country.... Read more»