Fight

Floyd Mayweather (L) and Manny Pacquiao pose together at the end of their Press Conference promoting their upcoming fight.

Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao Purses Soar

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The richest fight in boxing history is getting even richer. And that’s before the first ticket has even been sold. New estimates show Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s payoff for fighting Manny Pacquiao could […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/24/2015

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Police: UFC Watch Party Turns Violent, Fingertip Bitten Off

A UFC viewing party turned violent after police say a man bit off a family member’s fingertip during a drunken brawl.

03/04/2015

Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. (credit: Eric Jamison/Getty Images)

Mayweather Says Reality Show Not So Real

The pot wasn’t real. Neither, admitted Floyd Mayweather Jr., was much else that went on in the cable television reality shows promoting his latest fight.

09/23/2014

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Inmate Accused Guards Of Allowing Other Inmates To Beat On Him

A former Elko County jail inmate is seeking more than $50,000 in damages in a federal lawsuit accusing jail guards of idly standing by while three other inmates nearly beat him to death.

09/16/2014

Boxers Canelo Alvarez (L) and Erislandy Lara face off onstage prior to the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Cuba To Canelo, Erislandy Lara 12 Rounds From ‘American Dream’

If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.

07/11/2014

Boxer Erislandy Lara speaks onstage during the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara on May 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Erislandy Lara ‘Chopped’ Alvarez’s Pride To Get The Fight

From fiction to reality, the underdog often chirps until he’s champ. So it is with Erislandy Lara. While technically the champion here and universally respected as a fighter, Lara has little of Canelo’s cash or cachet, and just a fraction of Canelo’s traction among the media.

07/11/2014

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Aspiring Rapper Fatally Shot In Las Vegas Suite

Police say 25-year-old Evan Plunkett, who went by the name Hollywood Will, was shot in the chest after a fight erupted between him and three other men during a party.

05/17/2014

Mike O'Callaghan Middle School (photo: CBS Las Vegas)

School Fight Was Not Bullying

Clark County School District Police are speaking about a fight, which sent a middle school girl to the hospital last week.

04/08/2014

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Man Stabbed, Arrest Made In Vegas Strip Mall Fight

Authorities say a man was stabbed and at least one person was arrested after a fight involving a couple and two other people at a casino resort shopping mall on the Las Vegas Strip.

04/01/2014

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Youth Football Coaches Apologize After Bloody Fistfight In Front Of Parents, Players

Two Nevada youth football coaches have apologized for taking part in a bloody fistfight in front of dozens of players and parents after a game last year.

11/12/2013

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