NEW YORK (AP) — The coronavirus put a damper on this year's Fourth of July celebrations in New York, but some things stayed the same — like hot dogs and fireworks.
NEW YORK (AP) — The coronavirus outbreak moved the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest from the Coney Island boardwalk to an undisclosed indoor location but the results were familiar: Joey...
NEW YORK — The coronavirus put a damper on this year’s Fourth of July celebrations in New York, but some things stayed the same. Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo repeated as men’s and women’s champions...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Joey "Jaws" Chestnut ate 71 wieners and buns to secure his 12th title at Nathan's Famous annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest on Thursday, just a few hot dogs shy of breaking...
NEW YORK (AP) — Eleven-time champion Joey Chestnut says he expects this year's Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest to be "a battle."
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Competitive eating titan Joey "Jaws" Chestnut has downed 206 chicken wings in 12 minutes to notch a repeat win in an annual championship in Buffalo, New York.
The National Buffalo Wing Festival tweeted the results of Sunday's contest.
Geoffrey Esper of Oxford, Massachusetts, took second place by eating 194 wings. Darron Breeden of Orange, Virginia, came in third with 182.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Joey "Jaws" Chestnut extended his reign as champion eater at the Nathan's Famous July Fourth hot dog eating contest Wednesday, downing a record 74 wieners and buns in 10 minutes to take home the coveted Mustard Belt for the 11th time.
Miki Sudo held on to her title as the top women's competitor at the annual Brooklyn eat-off, chomping 37 franks and buns to take home the top prize for an unprecedented fifth consecutive year.
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Champion eater Joey Chestnut is set to defend his title as chicken wing champion at the National Buffalo Wing Festival.
The annual festival takes place each Labor Day weekend. The chicken wing-eating championship is set for Sunday.
Last year, Chestnut ate 188 wings in 12 minutes to claim first place. The winner will collect $2,500.
HAMBURG, N.Y. (AP) — In a story Aug. 14 about a Georgia man who won a New York county fair's kale-eating contest, The Associated Press erroneously reported the town where the winner lives. Gideon Oji lives in Morrow, Georgia, not Marrow, Georgia.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Joey "Jaws" Chestnut gulped, chomped and powered his way to a 10th title on Tuesday, continuing his record-setting reign as the chowing champion at the annual Nathan's Famous July Fourth hot dog eating contest.
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BOSTON (AP) — Hungry hopefuls in Boston will be competing for a shot at international hot-dog-eating glory.
A qualifying event for Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest will draw competitors to the city's Seaport District on Sunday afternoon.
The top male and female finishers will be invited to compete at the ESPN-televised finals at Coney Island in New York City on July 4.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Competitive eaters will be working on wings this Labor Day weekend.
The annual chicken wing-eating contest at the National Buffalo Wing Festival is set for Sunday.
Last year, Joey Chestnut ate 205 wings in 12 minutes to claim the title. He'll be back to defend it.