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Fort Worth Embraces Its Cowboy Culture

Fort Worth Embraces Its Cowboy Culture

The Texas city hopes to become a center of sports and entertainment with the opening of Dickies Arena and plans to modernize its Stockyards district.
Fort Worth Embraces Its Cowboy Culture

Fort Worth Embraces Its Cowboy Culture

The Texas city hopes to become a center of sports and entertainment with the opening of Dickies Arena and plans to modernize its Stockyards district.
Fort Worth Embraces Its Cowboy Culture

Fort Worth Embraces Its Cowboy Culture

The Texas city hopes to become a center of sports and entertainment with the opening of Dickies Arena and plans to modernize its Stockyards district.
The Last of New York’s Black Cowboys

The Last of New York’s Black Cowboys

A quarter of the cowhands out West were black. Some in the city want to honor their history. A Harlem composer found a way.
For These Black Women in Texas, Rodeo Is a Way of Life

For These Black Women in Texas, Rodeo Is a Way of Life

Raising children, keeping a job and riding horses for a cheering crowd — life on the all-black professional rodeo circuit.
For These Black Women in Texas, Rodeo Is a Way of Life

For These Black Women in Texas, Rodeo Is a Way of Life

Raising children, keeping a job and riding horses for a cheering crowd — life on the all-black professional rodeo circuit.
For These Black Women in Texas, Rodeo Is a Way of Life

For These Black Women in Texas, Rodeo Is a Way of Life

Raising children, keeping a job and riding horses for a cheering crowd — life on the all-black professional rodeo circuit.
Restoring Black Cowboys to the Range

Restoring Black Cowboys to the Range

At the Black Cowboy Museum in a storefront near Houston, one man celebrates the lives of African-Americans in the West’s most iconic role.
Restoring Black Cowboys to the Range

Restoring Black Cowboys to the Range

At the Black Cowboy Museum in a storefront near Houston, one man celebrates the lives of African-Americans in the West’s most iconic role.
How to Make a Bucking Bull: Good Breeding and, Just Maybe, a Cow’s Love

How to Make a Bucking Bull: Good Breeding and, Just Maybe, a Cow’s Love

A bull attempting to throw a rider at the Professional Bull Riders annual rodeo at Madison Square Garden on Friday.
How to Make a Bucking Bull: Good Breeding and, Just Maybe, a Cow’s Love

How to Make a Bucking Bull: Good Breeding and, Just Maybe, a Cow’s Love

A bull attempting to throw a rider at the Professional Bull Riders annual rodeo at Madison Square Garden on Friday.
How to Make a Bucking Bull: Good Breeding and, Just Maybe, a Cow’s Love

How to Make a Bucking Bull: Good Breeding and, Just Maybe, a Cow’s Love

A bull attempting to throw a rider at the Professional Bull Riders annual rodeo at Madison Square Garden on Friday.
How to Make a Bucking Bull: Good Breeding and, Just Maybe, a Cow’s Love

How to Make a Bucking Bull: Good Breeding and, Just Maybe, a Cow’s Love

A bull attempting to throw a rider at the Professional Bull Riders annual rodeo at Madison Square Garden on Friday.
Trending: A Livestock Show and Rodeo Worth Seeing, but So Much More

Trending: A Livestock Show and Rodeo Worth Seeing, but So Much More

A saddle bronco riding event at the 2017 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
An Alabama Sheriff, a Mystery Check and a Blogger Who Cried Foul

An Alabama Sheriff, a Mystery Check and a Blogger Who Cried Foul

Ana Franklin, left, the sheriff of Morgan County, Ala., at her rodeo last year. She has become ensnared in a government investigation.
An Alabama Sheriff, a Mystery Check and a Blogger Who Cried Foul

An Alabama Sheriff, a Mystery Check and a Blogger Who Cried Foul

Ana Franklin, left, the sheriff of Morgan County, Ala., at her rodeo last year. She has become ensnared in a government investigation.
Voice of Brazilian Rodeo Rides a National Movement to the Right

Voice of Brazilian Rodeo Rides a National Movement to the Right

A family secured first-row seats for a rodeo appearance by Cuiabanno Lima last month in Goiânia, Brazil.
What Is Bull Riding’s Scariest Beast Afraid Of? You Name It

What Is Bull Riding’s Scariest Beast Afraid Of? You Name It

J.B. Mauney, a two-time world champion, is 0-3 aboard Air Time, a 1,650-pound bull known for throwing riders. “He doesn’t really like people at all,” Mauney said.