More than two dozen people were injured when a wood platform holding live fireworks tipped over, sending the pyrotechnics into a crowd at an annual 4th of July show northwest of Los Angeles, authorities said Friday.
NEW YORK - Joey Chestnut has downed 69 franks and devoured his own record in the annual hot dog eating contest.
The San Jose, Calif., man known as Jaws scarfed down the dogs and buns to win the Fourth of July contest. He takes home $10,000 and a mustard-yellow champion's belt.
The total beat his personal best by one wiener. Last year, Chestnut won the competition with 62 hot dogs.
Second place went to Matt Stonie with 51 hot dogs.
Chestnut has now bested his former rival, Takeru Kobayashi, with seven wins. Kobayashi competed in a different eating contest Thursday.
Sonya "Black Widow" Thomas eked out a narrow victory in the women's race by scarfing nearly 37 hot dogs.
Akron's Rib, White and Blue Festival in downtown Akron.
Joey Chestnut has downed 69 franks and devoured his own record in the annual hot dog eating contest.
Cleveland police will issue citations for the use of illegal fireworks. Violators can be arrested for the first violation, and could face jail time.
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If you plan on going to Lakewood Park to watch the concert which starts at 7 p.m. or catch the fireworks, you should be prepared to get your bag searched.
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Cleveland police and the Division of State Fire Marshal are warning residents about using dangerous and illegal fireworks.
An estimated 10,000 people turned out in Downtown Cleveland Monday to see the Cleveland Orchestra's 24th Annual Star Spangled Spectacular.