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A customer holds a Powerball ticket and money as he waits in line in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$2.1M Winning Powerball Ticket Purchased In Hayward Store

A California lottery ticket worth more than $2.1 million was sold at a 7-Eleven store in Hayward, Lottery officials said.

03/24/2014

Contestant Emil de Leon appears on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" on March, 19, 2014. De Leon stunned the audience and host Pat Sajack by correctly guessing a difficult puzzle. (credit: CBS News/YouTube)

‘Wheel of Fortune’ Winner Explains Strategy, Tests Skills Again

Emil de Leon tells Ellen how he came up with the puzzle before testing his skills out again…

03/21/2014

Contestant Emil de Leon appears on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" on March, 19, 2014. De Leon stunned the audience and host Pat Sajack by correctly guessing a difficult puzzle. (credit: CBS News/YouTube)

‘Wheel of Fortune’ Contestant From Daly City Stuns With Correct Guess

Pat Sajak was amazed by contestant Emil de Leon’s ability to solve a difficult bonus round puzzle

03/21/2014

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Basketball Bias? Bay Area CBS Staff Has Soft Spot For Underdogs In NCAA Tournament

Since Sunday, you’ve been bombarded with the term “Braketology,” as experts tried to tell you who would advance in the NCAA Tournament. But who did you pick when you were alone in the semi-privacy of your own cubicle? If you are anything like the CBS TV and radio hosts you love Stanford, but aren’t a big fan of number one seeds.

03/20/2014

Dr/. Lattanza works with her students. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Gives Girls Hands-On Experience In Male-Dominated Fields

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – A program teaching a room full of teenaged girls to work with power tools and thousand dollar screws as a way to connect to careers in science is the brainchild […]

02/13/2014

(L-R) Actors Jeremy Renner, Elisabeth Rohm, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Adams accept the Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture award for 'American Hustle' onstage during the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

‘American Hustle’ Scores Top Honor At SAG Awards

“Breaking Bad,” “12 Years a Slave” & “Dallas Buyers Club” are other big winners…

01/18/2014

Rita Moreno (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Rita Moreno Receives SAG Lifetime Award

She sang, she danced and she dropped a joyful F-bomb…

01/18/2014

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Golden Globes 2014: ‘American Hustle’ Big Winners At ‘Globes’

McConaughey, Adams, Lawrence, Blanchett take top honors at Golden Globe Awards…

01/13/2014

Jenny's Gifts in San Jose. The store sold a winning ticket to a $636 million Mega Millions lottery jackpot that was drawn on December 17, 2013. (CBS)

Man Claims Huge Mega Millions Jackpot With San Jose Ticket

California Lottery officials say the second of two winners of the $636 million Mega Millions jackpot has come forward to claim the prize.

01/03/2014

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

South Bay Mega Millions Winner Still A Mystery

While the identity of the person who purchased one of two Mega Millions lottery winning tickets is a mystery, lottery officials say big prize winners often delay coming forward until after getting advice.

12/20/2013

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