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Joey Chestnut eats 68 hot dogs to win annual Coney Island event

Jul 04 2012

NEW YORK In an annual Fourth of July rite of indigestion, champion hot dog-eater Joey 'Jaws' Chestnut matched his own world record by chowing down 68 wieners and buns in just 10 minutes on Wednesday at New York's Coney Island.

California man eats 68 hot dogs to win annual Coney Island event

Jul 04 2012

NEW YORK In an annual Fourth of July rite of indigestion, champion hot dog-eater Joey 'Jaws' Chestnut matched his own world record by chowing down 68 wieners and buns in just 10 minutes on Wednesday at New York's Coney Island.

Fireworks industry in biggest slump since Vietnam War era

Jul 03 2012

NEW YORK As millions of Americans celebrate Independence Day on Wednesday, there are some whose holiday won't be going off with a bang.

At U.S. housing projects, fathers drawn into the fold

Jun 16 2012

NEW YORK Thousands of absentee fathers are expected to join Father's Day celebrations this month at public housing projects, where single-mother households are the majority, in a nationwide push to help dads bond with their children.

Phillie Phanatic mascot sued for tossing woman in hotel pool

Jun 13 2012

The Phillie Phanatic has been entertaining crowds since he first turned out as a mascot for the Philadelphia Phillies back in 1978.

Phillie Phanatic mascot sued for tossing woman in hotel pool

Jun 12 2012

The Phillie Phanatic has been entertaining crowds since he first turned out as a mascot for the Philadelphia Phillies back in 1978.

Space shuttle Enterprise docks at New York museum home

Jun 07 2012

NEW YORK The space shuttle Enterprise - named after the spaceship in Star Trek - achieved lift-off on Wednesday when it was hoisted by a crane onto a floating museum in New York's Hudson River.

Space shuttle Enterprise docks at New York museum home

Jun 06 2012

NEW YORK The space shuttle Enterprise - named after the spaceship in Star Trek - achieved lift-off on Wednesday when it was hoisted by a crane onto a floating museum in New York's Hudson River. | Video

Space shuttle Enterprise docks at New York museum home

Jun 06 2012

NEW YORK The space shuttle Enterprise - named after the spaceship in Star Trek - achieved lift-off on Wednesday when it was hoisted by a crane onto a floating museum in New York's Hudson River.

Space shuttle Enterprise docks at New York museum home

Jun 06 2012

NEW YORK The space shuttle Enterprise - named after the spaceship in Star Trek - achieved lift-off on Wednesday when it was hoisted by a crane onto a floating museum in New York's Hudson River.

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