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A customer buys Mega Millions lottery tickets. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Hot Ticket Sales Push Mega Millions Jackpot Near All-Time Record

Have you ever had identical quadruplets? Your odds of doing that are 15 times better than winning tonight’s mega millions jackpot with a single ticket. Still, the tickets are selling quickly and raising the jackpot to a near-record.

12/17/2013

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

This Woodside home is likely the most expensive ever to sell in California (Google Maps)

Woodside Home Sells For California Record $117.5 Million

The Bay Area real estate market has been on the rebound in recent months, but few homes have ever sold for as much as a mansion just purchased in Woodside.

01/28/2013

UC Davis Classroom

Record Number Of Students Apply For UC Admission

UC officials said Friday that the number of students applying to UC’s nine undergraduate campuses rose 8.6 percent to 174,767. That includes freshman and transfer applicants applying for fall 2013.

01/18/2013

Justin Alumbaugh (left) will replace the now-retired Bob Ladouceur at De La Salle. (CBS)

Legendary De La Salle Football Coach Bob Ladouceur Retires

De La Salle High School coach Bob Ladouceur is retiring after 34 years, ending a run that included a national record 151-game winning streak from 1992 to 2003 and 20 unbeaten seasons.

01/04/2013

"Wicked" The Musical Previews In Melbourne

Broadway’s ‘Wicked’ Musical Earns New Record

Oz has reclaimed the box office crown. The 9 yr-old “Wicked” took in close to $3M over 9 performances, the highest single-week gross in Broadway history…

01/02/2013

Sports Fans; Steve Bitker & Stan Bunger

KCBS Sports Fans: Little-Known NCAA Scoring Record Falls

As soon as I heard about Jack Taylor’s NCAA-record 138 point scoring performance for the Grinnell College basketball team, I thought about Bevo Francis.

11/21/2012

JULY 26: Jonny Gomes #31 of the Oakland Athletics tosses his helmet after striking out during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays July 26, 2012 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Brad White/Getty Images)

A’s Set American League Record For Strikeouts

As the Oakland Athletics’ designated hitter Chris Carter stepped up to the plate against Texas Rangers pitcher Roy Oswalt Wednesday night, he had no idea he would be making history for his own franchise.

09/27/2012

The new iPhone 5 is displayed during an Apple special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on September 12, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Stock Soars To Over $700 For 1st Time On iPhone 5 Sales

Apple’s stock has reached $700 for the first time, setting a record for the company the day after it announced that orders for its iPhone 5 topped 2 million in the first 24 hours.

09/18/2012

Melky Cabrera #53 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by Buster Posey #28 after Cabrera hit a two run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the fifth inning of the Opening Day game at Chase Field on April 6, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cabrera Making A Name For Himeslf After Record May For Giants

He is piling up nicknames nearly as quickly as he is piling up hits. Melk Man. Melky Way. And the old standby from his Yankees days, Leche—milk in Spanish.

05/31/2012

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