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Best Holiday Destinations For Singles

The best way to prevent a Blue Christmas is to visit one of the best holiday destinations in America for singles.

12/17/2014

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UFC Lightweight Title On The Line In Co-Main Event Saturday

Saturday night is set to be one of the best pay per view cards of the UFC’s year, as two titles will be defended. Anthony Pettis will defend his lightweight title against challenger Gilbert Melendez.

12/05/2014

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Eagles Dubbed Overwhelming Favorites To Win NFC East

It should come as no surprise that Las Vegas projects Philadelphia, not Dallas, to win the NFC East. But is DeMarco still among the favorites to win the NFL MVP?

12/04/2014

A microphone lies onstage at the North Texas Fairgrounds before the Jesus and Mary Chain during a postponed performance as part of the 35 Denton music festival on March 14, 2012. (Credit: Yohan Ko/CBSDFW.com Contributor)

Motown Singer Jimmy Ruffin Dies At 78

Jimmy Ruffin, the Motown singer whose hits include “What Becomes of the Brokenhearted” and “Hold on to My Love,” died Monday in a Las Vegas hospital. He was 78.

11/20/2014

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Champ Cain Velasquez Hurts Knee, Out Of UFC 180

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has injured his right knee in training, forcing him out of his title defense against Fabricio Werdum on Nov. 15.

10/22/2014

UFC lightweight contender Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone (Photo by Steve Snowden/Getty Images)

UFC’s Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Faces Alvarez In UFC 178 Co Main Event

Having fought three times already this year and riding a four fight win streak with four straight finishes, Cerrone is the living embodiment of an ‘anybody, any time, any place’ approach to fighting.

09/25/2014

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K&C Masterpiece: Mayweather vs Maidana 2 Mayhem

Kevin and Cory of the K&C Masterpiece are in Las Vegas for the Big Fight.

09/12/2014

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U.S. Basketball Team Bonding In Vegas

Brotherhood, chemistry and camaraderie. Those three words have been used repeatedly during the U.S. basketball team’s first four days of practice.

08/01/2014

Documentary subjects Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson from 'Champs', during the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival at the Monarch Room on April 19, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival)

Keidel: No Holy War For Holyfield

Mike Tyson has been chosen to present Evander Holyfield for his induction into Nevada’s Boxing Hall of Fame on August 9, in, of course, Las Vegas, the scene of many crimes, factual and fictional.

07/25/2014

Cowboy Cerrone Presents Kevin Harvick With UFC belt

UFC’s Cerrone And Miller Meet In Anticipated Title Contender Thriller

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone takes on Jim Miller in a fight that has title shot implications and a ton of anticipation for fireworks behind it.

07/16/2014

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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