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Santa Anita and thoroughbred owners make deal that could reopen track Friday

LOS ANGELES - Santa Anita and the Thoroughbred Owners of California reached an agreement Saturday that could pave the way for the track to open as soon as Friday. Santa Anita has been closed since March 5 after a dramatic rise in horse deaths, which is now up to 22 since Dec. 26.

While both sides have agreed to changes on medication rules, there is

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