Spelling Bees Teach Public School Students More Than Just Spelling

Positioned as showdowns, smack-downs or friendly competitions, spelling bees have a long and storied past in the United States.


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Survivor: Cagayan Season Finale, Who Will Come Out On Top?

The Survivor: Cagayan season finale airs tonight, and with only four castaways left, one will “pull one of the greatest comebacks in Survivor history.”



Vivek Ready To Make Kings A Winner

On any given day here at his company’s Silicon Valley headquarters, Vivek Ranadive is ready to compete against any employee who wants to challenge him to any contest.


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Teens Compete In Robot Lego Contest To Help Seniors

Most kids like to play with Legos, but one competition is taking it to a whole other level.


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Becoming Senior Management In Sacramento: A Recruiter’s Advice

Do you have what it takes to be senior management? If so, now is the time to act.


Elite Surfers Set To Compete At SF’s Ocean Beach

Some of the world’s best surfers will be riding waves at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach in a competition that could kick off Tuesday.


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Alleged Shoplifter Pepper Sprays Store Employees When Confronted

A 20-year-old woman is under arrest for shoplifting and using pepper spray on three store employees who confronted her, according to police.

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Tour Of California Stage 2 To End In Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The Amgen Tour of California will again make a stop in Sacramento. In a press release today, race organizers said the second stage of the 7-stage cycling race will end in the […]


The Down And Dirty Mud Run

The Merrell Down and Dirty National Mud Run Series features 5K and 10K off-road courses filled with obstacles, water crossings, and of course, mud!