1. On average, 24 horses die each week at race tracks in the U.S. Many horses that break down run with injuries masked by injected painkillers. On tomorrow’s Fresh Air, we talk to investigative reporters Walt Bogdanich and Joe Drape about their investigation into American racing. 



Longchamp Horse Racecourse- Paris, France - Hippodrome de Longchamp (by DiGitALGoLD)

    On average, 24 horses die each week at race tracks in the U.S. Many horses that break down run with injuries masked by injected painkillers. On tomorrow’s Fresh Air, we talk to investigative reporters Walt Bogdanich and Joe Drape about their investigation into American racing.

    Longchamp Horse Racecourse- Paris, France - Hippodrome de Longchamp (by DiGitALGoLD)

  2. horseracing

    track

    gambling

    new york times

    walt bogdanich

    joe drape

  1. Recapturing revenue lost to neighboring states is now the primary reason why states legalize gambling, says economist Richard McGowan. View in High-Res

    Recapturing revenue lost to neighboring states is now the primary reason why states legalize gambling, says economist Richard McGowan.

  2. gambling

    revenue

    richard mcgowan

    boston college