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Scheming Tyson Outlasts Competition To Win ‘Survivor’

Tyson Apostol, who made and broke alliances without ever looking back, won “Survivor: Blood Vs. Water” and the cool $1 million prize.


Powerball (CBS)

A Dozen Illinoisans Come Within One Number Of $600M Powerball Jackpot

One number in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing was the difference for a dozen Illinois players between being $10,000 richer and living the life of a multi-millionaire.


Larry Chandler won $1 million in Wednesday night's Powerball.  (Credit: Indiana Lottery)

Highland Man Wins $1 Million Powerball Prize

A Highland man plans to help his mother, start a college fund for his daughter and take his girlfriend to Red Lobster after winning $1 million in last night’s historic $587.5 million Powerball drawing.


Matt Kenseth celebrates winning the 2012 Daytona 500. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR)

Daytona 500 Champ Likes Chicago, But He’s A Packers Fan

Daytona 500 champion Matt Kenseth is in town Thursday meeting fans and talking to reporters, and he’s looking forward to attending a Bears-Packers football game next season.

WBBM Newsradio–04/19/2012

Lottery Winner

2 Investigators: Sweepstakes Winner Woes

Suppose you won $1 million in a lottery or sweepstakes. You’d be set for life, right? Not necessarily, as 2 Investigator Pam Zekman reports.

CBS 2–04/06/2011

Senator-Elect Mark Kirk Greeted Voters Wednesday At The Ogilvie Transportation Center. (Bernie Tafoya/WBBM Photo)

Republican Mark Kirk Defeats Giannoulias In Senate Race

Republican Mark Kirk has won the race for the U.S. Senate seat, according to the Associated Press.