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Tim Janus, Joey Chestnut, and Matt Stonie compete in the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut, of San Jose, California, ate 69 hotdogs in ten minutes to win his seventh straight title. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)

SJ’s Matt Stonie Eats 66 Hot Dogs As Practice For National Showdown With Joey Chestnut

Competitive eater and San Jose resident Matt Stonie is looking to dethrone fellow San Jose eater Joey Chestnut as the king of hot dog eating at Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog contest 2014.

07/03/2014

Eric Sogard #28 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with Nate Freiman #7 after the game against the Minnesota Twins at O.co Coliseum on September 22, 2013 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Minnesota Twins 11-7 as they clinched the American League West Division. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Fans Claim Conspiracy As Sogard Narrowly Misses ‘Face Of MLB’ Title

Call it revenge against the nerds: with just hours to go, the big-market New York Mets and star slugger David Wright staged a comeback to claim the “Face of MLB” title over surprising finalist Eric Sogard of the Oakland Athletics in a Twitter-based contest run by Major League Baseball.

02/28/2014

Gary Miller of Napa, California stands with his giant pumpkin after winning the 40th Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off on October 14, 2013 in Half Moon Bay, California. Gary Miller's gigantic pumpkin weighed in at 1,985 pounds to win the 40th Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off. Miller took home a cash prize of $11,910, or $6.00 a pound. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Napa Man’s 1,985-Pound Pumpkin Sets Record At Half Moon Bay Weigh-Off

A Napa man who grew a record-breaking 1,985-pound pumpkin won the annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay Monday morning.

10/14/2013

Candlestick Park Stadium, San Francisco

Check Out Our Top 10 Candlestick Park Memories & Share Yours

In 2014, the 49ers will kickoff at their new stadium in Santa Clara, which means this is the team’s final season at Candlestick Park. Sadly, ‘The ‘Stick’ will be demolished after the 49ers depart. Join us for a look back with our list of the Top 10 Candlestick Memories.

CBS San Francisco–08/08/2013

Mayor Bloomberg Attends Weigh In For Tomorrow's Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest

San Jose’s Joey Chestnut Downs 69 Franks To Beat Record, Win Hot Dog Eating Contest

Joey Chestnut has downed 69 franks and devoured his own record in the annual hot dog eating contest.

07/04/2013

Bev Nicholson reacts as her Chinese crested, named Mugly, wins...

New ‘World’s Ugliest Dog’ To Be Crowned Friday

Besides worldwide acclaim, the prizes for the winning dog and its owner are $1,500, a trophy, a photo session with photographer Kira Stackhouse, and VIP treatment at the Sheraton Sonoma County-Petaluma hotel that includes a catered dinner for the dog and the owner in the luxurious Loft Suite.

06/19/2013

Sergey Brin (C), co-founder of Google appears at the keynote with the Google Glass. (KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/GettyImages)

Google Holding Contest For Right To Buy New Internet Glasses

Google is giving a few more people a chance to pay $1,500 for a pair of the Internet-connected glasses that the company is touting as the next breakthrough in mobile computing.

02/20/2013

A 1,775-pound pumpkin is loaded onto the scales at the Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival weigh-off, October 7, 2012. (CBS)

Oregon Man’s 1,775 Pound Pumpkin Wins 39th Annual Half Moon Bay Weigh-Off

An Oregon man has won the 39th annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off held in downtown Half Moon Bay Monday morning.

10/08/2012

Paul McCartney (Photo credit by PATRICK KOVARIK/AFP/Getty Images)

McCartney’s Interest In Mischief Inspired Album Title

Paul McCartney gives fans a taste of both his childhood and musical influences with the Tuesday release of his new album, “Kisses on the Bottom.”

02/07/2012

Singers Akiva Schaffer, Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone of The Lonely Island perform onstage during the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘Lonely Island’ Comics Donate $250K To Berkeley Schools

The guys from Lonely Island will be donating $250,000 to the district, all part of a Super Bowl Doritos ad contest.

01/31/2012

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