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What makes a true racing heartland?

Winning Post travels to the self-proclaimed birthplace of racing to find what it takes to be considered the hearland of racing.

Home invasion killer to be resentenced to life in prison

A Connecticut man sentenced to death by lethal injection for the killings of a woman and her two daughters during a 2007 home invasion is expected to be resentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole

Hot, hard days ahead for firefighters on California blaze

While most of the roughly 20,000 evacuees forced out by a wildfire have been cleared to go home, firefighters still had huge work ahead of them taming a wildfire northwest of Los Angeles

Review: In 'Jason Bourne,' a digital dragnet tightens

Film Review: In "Jason Bourne," Matt Damon's black-ops spy is resurrected again, along with director Paul Greengrass, who returns to the franchise after a nine year gap

NASA's Training For Deep Space Means Living In The Deep Sea First

Astronauts and scientists are living 62 feet below the surface of the Atlantic Ocean.

Biggest 'Megaraptor' Ever Discovered

An interesting and terrifying discovery from Patagonia is showing us a new species of megaraptor that was huge. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.

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A Priest Is Dead After Attackers Took Hostages In A French Church

Two men reportedly entered the church during mass and took hostages: two nuns, two churchgoers and a priest.

Pope to find a Catholic Poland out of step with his vision

When Pope Francis arrives in Poland this week for World Youth Day, he will encounter a nation still deeply committed to its conservative Catholic traditions _ but whose brand of Catholicism differs sharply from his

Doctor found dead in his home was under investigation

Search warrants and court documents show a North Carolina plastic surgeon was under investigation for embezzlement when he was found shot to death in his home

Norman Reedus Pranks 'The Walking Dead' Co-star Andrew Lincoln

The Walking Dead seems like it takes long days to film. Norman Reedus posted a video to Facebook of killing time by pranking his co-star, Andrew Lincoln. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Kremlin: US politicians being 'paranoid' about Russia

A Russian presidential spokesman has accused U.S. politicians of being paranoid after Democrat Hillary Clinton's campaign blamed Russia for an email hack and suggested the goal was to help Republican Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential race

2 Teenagers Are Dead After A Shooting Outside A Florida Nightclub

The shooting took place early Monday after teen night at Club Blu Bar and Grill in Fort Myers.

Video captures lightning bolt striking Empire State Building

A video shows a lightning bolt striking the Empire State Building during a storm passing through New York City

2 airline pilots facing alcohol charges released on bail

Two Canadian airline pilots charged with being drunk as they prepared to fly a passenger jet on a trans-Atlantic route have been bailed on condition they surrender their passports

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American Indian Chief David Beautiful Bald Eagle Jr. dies

American Indian Chief David Beautiful Bald Eagle Jr. has died on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation in South Dakota

Amazon Is Finally Going To Test That Drone Delivery You Heard About

Amazon will work with the U.K. Civil Aviation Authority to test drone flights beyond a handler's line of sight.

'The capital of the horse'

Winning Post explores the history behind Chantilly, home to the Prix de Diane, one of the most iconic horse races in the world.

Historic solar flight marks first round-the-world journey

Solar Impulse 2 lands in Abu Dhabi, more than year after takeoff in first round-the-world flight powered by solar energy

Home to the sport of kings

One of the most popular and historic horse racing events in the world, Royal Ascot provides all the ingredients for an exciting time-out.

The Latest: Fund opened to help families in club shooting

The city of Fort Myers has opened a fund to assist the families affected by the nightclub shooting that killed two teenagers and wounded 17 other people

Judge set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement

A federal judge in San Francisco is set to decide whether to grant preliminary approval to a $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's diesel emissions cheating scandal that includes a buyback option for affected vehicle owners

Shutting down 'shark finning': US fishermen promise a fight

US fishermen say they will fight legislation to shut down the country's shark fin industry

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The New Harry Potter Book Is Already Breaking Presale Records

"Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" is expected to be the best-selling book of the year, according to Barnes & Noble.

Watch the LAPD Melt 7,044 Guns

The LAPD melted down 7,044 guns that have been confiscated. The metal will be used for construction and infrastructure.

Solar Powered Plane Finally Makes It Around The World

Solar Impulse's voyage started in March 2015, and just over a year later, the plane landed back where it first took off in Abu Dhabi.