Spa Stunner! American Pharoah loses in Travers to Keen Ice

Triple Crown winner American Pharoah has been beaten, losing to Keen Ice in the $1.6 million Travers Stakes before a stunned crowd Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.


  • Triple Crown winner American Pharoah, with exercise rider George Alvarez up, works out at Saratoga Race Course on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. 'Pharoah Phever' reaches boiling point in Saratoga

    The crowd began lining up at a little past 6:30 Friday morning. All getting up early, eager to catch a glimpse of a once in a generation horse. It was just a short workout for American Pharoah and a few other Travers contenders.

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    A bridge in Hudson is shut down after it was deemed unsafe. The mayor is calling on federal, state and local leaders to help rebuild, saying it's a bridge to the city's waterfront economic development.

  • Police hope flyers lead to hairstylist's killer

    Whoever walked into the Recycled Salon and stabbed Jacquelyn Porreca has evaded police for a week. From 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, police were handing out flyers to drivers on Sand Creek Road. That’s the exact time Porreca was stabbed inside Recycled Salon in Colonie.

  • 11-year-old girl hit by boat in Mohawk River

    An 11-year-old girl is hit by a boat in the Mohawk River. Police say the girl was traveling with a group from the Niskayuna Rowing Club’s “Learn to Row” program late Friday morning, when she and some other passengers fell in the water.

  • Capital Region marks four-year anniversary of Irene

    Four years have passed since the Capital Region was being hit by one of the strongest storms this area has ever seen. Tropical Storm Irene claimed three lives, as it pounded the region on August 28, 2011.


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