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Quarterback Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins throws in the second quarter during a game against the New York Jets at Sun Life Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Lawsuit: DirecTV’s ‘NFL Sunday Ticket’ Is Illegal Monopoly

DirecTV’s exclusive right to broadcast certain NFL games is an illegal monopoly that raises costs for bars and restaurants, a San Francisco bar says in a lawsuit against the league and the satellite TV provider.

07/16/2015

Mike Stonie defeats Joey Chestnut after eating 62 hot dogs at The Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest in Coney Island, New York, on July 4, 2015. The contest is an annual Fourth of July tradition. (Photo by Andrew Renneisen/Getty Images)

Matt Stonie Tops Joey Chestnut In Hot Dog Eating Contest

Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by upsetting Joey “Jaws” Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan’s Famous in Coney Island, thwarting Chestnut’s bid for a ninth straight victory.

07/04/2015

Pauline Lhote (Source: CBS4)

Women To Watch: Trend Tracker® With Pauline Lhote

In this edition of Women to Watch, Trend Tracker ® Tara Gilani tracked down one of America’s most influential, young, female winemakers, Pauline Lhote of Chandon. The two women met up at the elegant and effervescent Ritz Carlton South Beach for conversation and sparkling wine sipping—a good time was had by all.

07/01/2015

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Couple’s Vacation Nightmare Serves As Lesson For Airline Travelers

A California Couple booked a Hawaiian trip online, but one leg of the trip was removed from the itinerary and no one told them. Unfortunately, they didn’t know about it until they were already in Hawaii.

06/09/2015

SANDY, UT - SEPTEMBER 13: Alex Morgan #13 of the United States moves the ball down field during a game against Mexico during the first half of an international friendly soccer game September 13, 2014 at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah. The Unites States beat Mexico 8-0. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Soccer’s Alex Morgan Soars In Whirlwind Between World Cups

Alex Morgan was a bright-eyed Cal grad for her first World Cup back in 2011 and instantly became a star. Now she’s a savvy vet, handling her fame with aplomb as she prepares for her World Cup sequel.

05/14/2015

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Prosecutors: Florida Man Killed First Wife, Tried To Kill Second

Prosecutors say a Florida man, awaiting trial for allegedly strangling his ex-wife and tossing her overboard during a Mediterranean cruise, attempted to hire two inmates to kill another ex-wife.

05/12/2015

Joaquin Badias said he couldn't live any longer with the flooring that covered the stairs of his house, along with the floor of his bedroom and den. (Source: CBS4)

Lumber Liquidators Halts Sales Of Chinese-Made Flooring

Lumber Liquidators is stopping the sale of all its Chinese laminate flooring, a week after disclosing that the Justice Department is seeking criminal charges against the specialty retailer in an investigation over imported products.

05/07/2015

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Drones & Dogs Deployed To Save Florida’s Avocado Supply

It’s Cinco de Mayo, South Florida, meaning many take pleasure in eating some guacamole. But here in Florida there is a disease that is threatening the state’s $64 million avocado industry–and researchers are using heat-sensing drones and dogs to try to save the crop.

05/05/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Rick Scott’s Email Battle Rages On

The battle over Gov. Rick Scott’s use of a personal email rages on – this time with a California judge chiming in.

04/30/2015

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Florida Man Charged With Setting Up Fake Escort Service In NY

Officers said they arrested a Florida man accused of luring women with a promise of jobs in an escort service and then holding them against their will.

04/30/2015

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