Girlonthego take the $392,253 Grade 1 Zia Quarter Horse Futurity at the Zia Festival at Ruidoso Downs

07/27/2014 07:57 PM MDT
RUIDOSO DOWNS— The only filly in the 10-horse field for Sunday's Grade 1 Zia Quarter Horse Futurity was the one standing tall at the end. 
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Strike Zone selects seven players to add to Connie Mack World Series roster
07/26/2014 07:26 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Strike Zone took advantage of its pickups for the Connie Mack World Series by inviting seven players to the roster last week. Full Story

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CMWS: East Cobb's Brandon Gold wins MVP

Three Strike Zone players named to all-tournament team
FARMINGTON — Winning the Connie Mack World Series is a team effort, but it also takes a lot of great individual performances. Full Story
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Jurors get case of Eastern Michigan player slaying

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A man on trial in the robbery-killing of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed was a full participant in the crimes and is just as guilty as the confessed gunman, a prosecutor told a Michigan jury Monday. Full Story
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Recovered from illness, Serena ready for return

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Serena Williams finally realized what happened days later, when she was allowed to get out of bed. Full Story
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Girlonthego take the $392,253 Grade 1 Zia Quarter Horse Futurity at the Zia Festival at Ruidoso Downs

07/27/2014 07:57 PM MDT
RUIDOSO DOWNS— The only filly in the 10-horse field for Sunday's Grade 1 Zia Quarter Horse Futurity was the one standing tall at the end. 
Full Story
Strike Zone selects seven players to add to Connie Mack World Series roster
07/26/2014 07:26 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Strike Zone took advantage of its pickups for the Connie Mack World Series by inviting seven players to the roster last week. Full Story

Twixy Roll remains perfect in Senorita
07/26/2014 09:17 PM MDT - RUIDOSO DOWNS — It is safe to say that if there's a top 2-year-old thoroughbred running in the state of New Mexico, it is most likely trained by Todd Fincher. Full Story

Connie Mack World Series hits 50th anniversary in Farmington, kicks off on Friday
07/26/2014 09:15 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — As Farmington prepares to host its 50th Connie Mack World Series, organizers are preparing both new and old events to mark the milestone anniversary. Full Story

Strike Zone prepare for Connie Mack World Series with annual alumni game
07/25/2014 08:59 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — In what's become a yearly tradition, Strike Zone players past and present took to the field for a little fun in a friendly scrimmage on Friday at the Farmington Sports Complex. Full Story

Zia Festival rich in talent and rewards
07/25/2014 08:49 PM MDT - RUIDOSO DOWNS — Eleven stakes races worth purse money over $1.24 million will be featured today and Sunday at Ruidoso Downs Racetrack and Casino during the two-day Zia Festival, honoring the best quarter horses and thoroughbreds who call New Mexico home. Full Story

Isaiah Valdez commits to Eastern Arizona
07/24/2014 07:07 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Isaiah Valdez was a three-sport star at Piedra Vista, but it's baseball that will keep his athletic career alive in college. Full Story

Mayor: Times Square characters should be licensed

NEW YORK (AP) — Cookie Monster may soon need a license. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday he believes the people wearing character costumes in Times Square should be licensed and regulated. Full Story
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Batkid documentary in the works

A film about Miles Scott, the 5-year-old who stole the hearts of millions when he “saved Gotham” as part of a Make-a Wish Foundation event in San Francisco, is underway, but needs funds to be finished; a trailer has aired at Comic-Con.