New York Seizes Control of Horse Racing Tracks

With the Belmont Stakes -- and a potential Triple Crown victory for I'll Have Another – just weeks away, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced today that the state will seize control of the scandal-plagued organization that operates the Belmont, Aqueduct and Saratoga racetracks. Under the terms of a deal completed Tuesday morning, a 17-member "turn-around" board will run the New York Racing Association for the next three years. The board will include elected members of the state legislature,...Full Story
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