Top hats are rarely seen in today's society, only making an occasional appearance at elegant occasions, like weddings or a top-tier UK horse race.
Creator made a brilliant charge down the stretch to edge past Destin at the wire and win the 148th Belmont Stakes on Saturday.
Ringing today's opening bell are the Belmont Stakes Racing Festival and New York Racing Association Chairman Michael Del Giudice, at the NYSE; and ePlus CEO Philip Norman with COO Mark Marron, at the Nasdaq.
The richest Epsom Derby takes places this Saturday, as horses battle it out for the prize fund of £1.5 million, but today the racecourse celebrates Ladies Day. CNBC’s Tania Bryer reports.
CNBC's Tania Bryer reports on this weekend's famous Epsom Derby flat race, as well as Ladies' Day, a special event at at the horse racing track.
Rupert Trevelyan, regional director of Jockey Club, talks about the importance of the Epsom Derby horse race.
CNBC has learned that Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will not run in the Belmont Stakes.
In a tragic start to Preakness day, two horses died at Pimlico Race Course and a jockey broke a collarbone after a spill on a damp, rainy Saturday.
The "Squawk Box" crew discusses AAA's prediction of crowded roads and long delays for the upcoming holiday; a North Carolina startup is giving each employee a Tesla Model 3, and wet weather is predicted for Saturday's Preakness Stakes.
A crowdfunding campaign called "The People's Horse" is letting just about anyone back a horse that may one day compete in races.
Undefeated Nyquist is the favored horse to beat in Saturday's Kentucky Derby, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.
The 142nd running of the Derby is almost here. And if you think you'll ever go, you should know how to do it right.
The prized racehorse is retired, spending his time breeding, eating grass, and greeting tour groups.
The four-year old thoroughbred and Triple Crown champion has traded racing for reproduction at Coolmore Farms in Versailles, Kentucky.
The three-year-old thoroughbred colt is the horse to beat at this year's Kentucky Derby.
Nyquist, a three-year-old champion thoroughbred horse, enters Churchill Downs undefeated at 7-0, and as bettors' top pick.
Israeli police say a man stabbed several people at a gay pride parade in Jerusalem, and Mitt Romney criticized Sen. Ted Cruz over his Iranian nuclear deal comment, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
A side-by-side video shows which thoroughbred would win if they raced each other.
Bettors who witnessed the first Triple Crown in over 30 years left behind their winnings in favor of the holding on to tickets.
Could American Pharoah's victory spell losses for the market? CNBC's Dominic Chu reports.