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2014 Sochi Games Pregame Playlist

As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in Sochi, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before.

02/05/2014

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‘Game Of Thrones’ Tops ‘Most Pirated’ Of 2013

“Game of Thrones” has garnered both critical and audience acclaim and topped many end of the year “Best of” lists, but now it is topping a less honorable list – most pirated show of 2013.

01/01/2014

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America’s Most Hipster Cities

Pretty much any US city, short of maybe Birmingham, AL, has some elements/neighborhoods of hipster culture at this point (you really just need a fixed-gear bike shop, right?), but these 10 cities are vying for the title of hipster-est. Behind Williamsburg, of course.

11/15/2013

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America’s Seven Best Beercations

You love beer. You love vacations. So it’s only natural you’ll like this rundown of America’s seven hottest travel destinations with a hopping beer scene.

11/02/2013

United States' Adam Jones (10) celebrates his run scored against Team Canada with teammate Jimmy Rollins (11) in the 8th inning during a World Baseball Classic game on March 10, 2013 in Phoeniz, Arizona. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

KCBS Sports Fans: A Classic In Name Only

Baseball commissioner Bud Selig’s bombast to the contrary, the World Baseball Classic is little more than a transparent attempt to add some hype to the normally-lazy days of spring training (and you’ll note, I refuse to use the capital letters–Spring Training–that baseball has adopted in yet another effort to aggrandize itself).

03/11/2013

Netflix To Debut New 'Arrested' Episodes All At Once

Netflix To Debut New ‘Arrested’ Episodes All At Once

“Arrested Development” fans won’t have to wait a week between episodes when Los Gatos based Netflix debuts its highly-anticipated 4th season – in fact, they won’t have to wait at all…

04/17/2012

Fans view the World Cup Finals in San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza.

Huge San Francisco Crowd Cheers Women’s Soccer Team In Civic Center

Crowds at San Francisco’s Civic Center loyally rooted for American and Japanese soccer players at a screening of the FIFA Women’s World Cup final as the game went into overtime shootouts.

CBS San Francisco–07/17/2011

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Soccer Fans Descend On SF Civic Center For World Cup Viewing

Bay Area soccer fans braved wind, fog and mist Wednesday in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza to watch the women’s World Cup semifinals.

CBS San Francisco–07/13/2011

USA's striker Alex Morgan (L) celebrates with USA's midfielder Megan Rapinoe, after scoring the 1-3 goal during the FIFA women's football World Cup semi-final match France vs USA in Moenchengladbach, Germany, on July 13, 2011. (Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Cal Star Scores In USA Women’s Win Over France

The United States is in the World Cup final for the first time since 1999, and once again, it was Abby Wambach, along with former Cal star forward Alex Morgan, coming up big in a 3-1 victory over France.

CBS San Francisco–07/13/2011

Alex Morgan, center, reacts with teammates after she scoring during their Women's World Cup 2011 soccer first leg play off match against Italy. (AP)

Cal’s Morgan Gives USA Women’s Soccer Team Advantage

Cal’s Alex Morgan, coming in as a second-half substitute, moved the United States a step closer to the women’s soccer World Cup by scoring a last-gasp goal for a 1-0 victory over Italy.

CBS San Francisco–11/20/2010