- Chestnut far from record, but wins 2015 Slugburger gorgefest Updated: Jul-12-15 6:05 pm
CORINTH, Mississippi - Professional glutton Joey Chestnut didn't get near the Slugburger record, but gulped down 33 buns and deep-fried patties in 10 minutes to win the World Slugburger-Eating Championship and $1,500.
- America celebrates Independence Day with fireworks, parades Updated: Jul-05-15 2:46 am
Americans celebrated 239 years as an independent nation on Saturday with extravagant fireworks displays, rock and classical concerts and parades both big and small. Here were some highlights of Independence Day festivities around the nation:
- Matt Stonie tops Joey Chestnut in hot dog eating contest Updated: Jul-04-15 5:07 pm
NEW YORK - 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.
- Florida man wins key lime pie eating contest Updated: Jul-04-15 2:25 pm
KEY WEST, Florida - A Key West man has won a Key lime pie-eating contest on the island where the tart, creamy dessert originated.
- Eager eaters weigh-in ahead of NYC July 4 hot dog contest Updated: Jul-03-15 8:49 pm
NEW YORK - Contestants have hit the scales ahead of the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Coney Island's Nathan's Famous.
- Competitive eating is more than just chowing down Updated: Jul-02-15 6:13 am
LAS VEGAS - Miki Sudo is downing oysters at the Orleans.