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Victor Espinoza rides American Pharoah to victory in the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 2, 2015, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Tim Donnelly)

Favorite American Pharoah rallies to win Kentucky Derby

- Associated Press

Sent off as the 5-2 favorite, the brown colt rallied in the stretch to beat Firing Line by a length Saturday and deliver trainer Bob Baffert’s fourth Kentucky Derby win and first since 2002.

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News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDT

Associated Press

Lawyers for a Christian ministry that's building a Noah's ark theme park in Kentucky say state officials violated First Amendment religious protections when they denied the project a state tax incentive worth millions.

In this photo provided by the U.S. Trotting Association, Cambest driven by Dan Altmeyer, races at the The Meadows in Washington, Pa. Cambest died Wednesday, June 10, 2015, at Walnut Hall Ltd., the Lexington farm where he spent more than 20 years in leisure and stud duties after a distinguished four-year racing career. No harness horse ever covered a mile faster than Cambest, earning him a place in racing royalty that continued during his second career: siring another generation of top Standardbreds in Kentucky horse country. (U.S. Trotting Association via AP)

World's fastest harness horse and key sire Cambest dies

- Associated Press

No harness horse ever covered a mile faster than Cambest, earning him a place in racing royalty that continued during his second career: siring another generation of top Standardbreds in Kentucky horse country.

AP Sportlight

- Associated Press

June 13

Editorials from around New York

- Associated Press

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New York's newspapers:

Saratoga hopes for American Pharoah, other tracks in the mix

- Associated Press

In a place where images of horses appear on everything from T-shirts to public artwork, the prospect of the first Triple Crown winner in two generations racing at Saratoga Race Course this summer has the locals in an American Pharoah frame of mind.

AP Sportlight

- Associated Press

June 10