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2006-01-18 12:08:37

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hall of Fame jockey Jerry Bailey, twice winner of the Kentucky Derby, will retire from racing at the end of the month. "It is with great emotion that I'm announcing my retirement as a jockey in the sport of horse racing," he said in statement on Wednesday. "Thoroughbred racing has enriched my life beyond my wildest dreams. It has provided my family and me with memories and relationships that we will cherish for a lifetime." Bailey, 48, will become a...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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