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From the Ralph Lauren collection on display at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. Photo taken in 2005. (Creative Commons)

’62 Ferrari Sold At Carmel Auction For $34 Million

A rare 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO once owned by a famed racing driver and Olympic gold medalist has sold for $34.65 million.

08/15/2014

The Olympic Cauldron is tested by fire crews at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Park in the Costal Cluster on January 27, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Gay Rights Group Petitions Olympic Committee To Ban Anti-LGBT Host Cities

More than 100,000 members of an international gay rights group have sent messages to the IOC urging changes to ensure that future Olympic host countries do not have discriminatory laws on their books.

04/16/2014

US Polina Edmunds performs in the Women's Figure Skating Short Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 19, 2014. (Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images)

South Bay Olympic Figure Skater Polina Edmunds Makes Debut In Sochi

15-year old South Bay figure skater Polina Edmunds takes to the ice in Sochi Russia Wednesday morning.

02/19/2014

Samuel Hazewinkel of the United States (red) and Daniyar Kobonov of Kyrgyzstan compete in the Men's Freestyle 55 kg Wrestling on Day 14 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on August 10, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Wrestling Belongs In The Olympics

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – In a surprising move, the International Olympic Committee has cut wrestling from the 2020 Summer Games. “That kind of upsets me,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew. “That was […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/12/2013

Alex Tarics. (CBS)

Belvedere Man Is Oldest Living Olympic Gold Medalist

98-year old Alex Tarics particpated in the Berlin games in 1936, helping the Hungarian team win gold in water polo.

07/27/2012

Levi Leipheimer in the Tour of California. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Santa Rosa Cyclist Leipheimer Hit By Car In Spain

American cyclist Levi Leipheimer felt “lucky to be alive” after he was hit from behind by a car while training for a race.

04/02/2012

A group of runners waiting at the start line of the 99th Annual Bay To Breakers in San Francisco. (CBS)

Elite Runners Welcome More Sober Bay To Breakers

Elite runners from the Bay Area taking part in this Sunday’s Bay to Breakers race said they approve of the new rules meant to crack down on public drunkenness and rowdy behavior.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/13/2011

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