North Korean race-goers who once risked three years hard labor for gambling are now able to bet on local horse races.
Royal Ascot is beloved by many, with some 300,000 racegoers attending the five-day event every year – including the royal family.
A horse belonging to fund manager Seth Klarman won the stakes at 13-1 odds, USA Today reports.
Always Dreaming splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby by a hair on Saturday.
The 143rd Kentucky Derby is expected to go down as one of the most difficult handicaps in many years.
Joseph Magliocco, Micher’s Distillery president, discusses the popularity of Kentucky bourbon and American whiskeys ahead of this weekend's Kentucky Derby, and the "Power Lunch" team gets a taste.
Prices for Kentucky Derby tickets are going up again this year, but there is a wide spectrum of options.
The inaugural running of the Pegasus World Cup, billed as the world's richest horse race, was a rematch for two top-rated thoroughbreds.
Sportsbet.com.au's Christian Jantzen talks about punters' picks for the Melbourne Cup and what it to look out for in predicting a winner.
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.