Gray Introduces Legislation to Authorize Sports Wagering in California

Assemblymember Adam C. Gray( D-Merced ), Chair of the Assembly Governmental Organization Committee, has announced the introduction of ACA 18, a constitutional amendment to authorize sports wagering in California contingent upon a change in federal law. ACA 18 is a response to the proclamation that the U.S. Supreme court will hear an appeal by the nation of New Jersey in its bid to decriminalize sports betting-a decision that will have ramifications for sports wagering across the country. ” I am pleased to see the U.S. Supreme Court has shouldered the…

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Tom Jenkins’ best sports photos of 2016

The Guardian and Observer sport photographer Tom Jenkins selects his favourite images from 2016 and recalls how each one was created Andy Murray wins Wimbledon again 10 July 135 mm lens 1/1600 f4 ISO 1000 Championship-winning point at Wimbledon is always a little bit nervy for me even though I have done many of them over the years. There are some pretty big decisions to be made what lens do you go on as you dont know where on the court they will celebrate? Do you go upright or landscape?…

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Sheikh helps villagers buy chapel in Cornwall – BBC News

Image copyright Google Image caption Villagers want to convert the chapel into a community centre The ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has helped a small Cornish village buy its Methodist chapel. Residents of Godolphin Cross near Helston emailed him in a desperate attempt to raise funds. The village shares a name with the world famous Godolphin stables, founded by the sheikh, Cornwall Live reports. Richard Mckie from the Godolphin Cross Community Association said: “We are extremely appreciative.” The group needed 90,000 to buy the chapel that…

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Artie Schiller Colt Lands the Oceanside

Sent away the 3-1 second favourite in Wednesday’s opening-day feature, Bowies Hero was given a beautiful ride by Tiago Pereira and finished fastest of all to take the event been reduced to non-winners of a sweepstakes of over $50,000 at a mile or beyond in 2017. The two-back winner of Santa Anita’s Singletary S. and exiting a good fourth to subsequent GI Belmont Derby hero Oscar Performance( Kitten’s Joy) in the GIII Pennine Ridge S. at Belmont Park June 3, Bowies Hero was eased back into the latter third of…

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NYRA reminds guests of security policies for upcoming Saratoga meet – Horse Racing Nation

America’s Best Racing NYRA reminds guests of security policies for upcoming Saratoga meet Horse Racing Nation Pop-up tents and umbrellas are prohibited on the apron, along the paddock, horse path and in the reserved picnic table area in the backyard. NYRA reserves the right to remove items that stymie views, obstruct fan safety, or feature competing sponsor logoes. Post Time: Saratoga from A to Z Buffalo News NYRA Releases Community Outreach Booth Schedule Thoroughbred Daily News What’s in a( Race) Name? Saratoga and Stephen Sanford America’s Best Racing all 7…

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