Barry Goldwater's statue (Photo: Courtesy: Architect of the Capitol)
The Detroit News
Before several hundred people on the second floor of the Capitol, congressional leaders unveiled a statue commemorating the life of an ideologically rigid lawmaker who bent with the breezes of the time; a viscerally partisan political figure who drew ...
Eye on the Oaks: Stellar Wind
America's Best Racing (blog)
Though his stud career got off to a slower start than his connections would have liked, Curlin finished 2014 as the leading third-crop sire, with Grade 1 classic-winner Palace Malice and graded stakes horses Ride On Curlin and Diversy Harbor to his credit.
Making the grade: Itsaknockout, winner of the Fountain of Youth
... Far From Over, Grade 1 winners Carpe Diem, Daredevil, and Competitive Edge and highly regarded Khozan. Pletcher won the Kentucky Derby in 2010 with Super Saver and the Belmont Stakes in 2007 with Rags to Riches and 2013 with Palace Malice.
Dan D'Addona: Court rushing needs to stop
The Hope-Calvin basketball game on Saturday night lived up to its billing as The Rivalry. But the moment that should have been just about the joy of winning and the agony of defeat was suddenly turned into an atmosphere of confusion and fear as the ...