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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

UFC fighter Cain Velasquez  (Photo by Alexis Cuarezma/Getty Images)

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

Canelo Alvarez, former WBC & WBA Super Welterweight World Champion, trains during an open workout at the House of Boxing Gym July 1, 2014 in San Diego, California. (credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Canelo Alvarez On His Fight Against Erislandy Lara

On July 12, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara are fighting in Las Vegas. While technically not a title fight, it’s considered the de facto championship bout at 154 lbs.

07/10/2014

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Machida Takes On Champ Chris Weidman At UFC 175

While the rest of Lyoto Machida’s lunch party digs into steaks and cheesecake, he eats from a small plastic container of vegetables and pasta.

07/04/2014

Chael Sonnen reacts after winning the fight with a tap out by guillotine choke against Mauricio Rua in their light heavyweight bout at TD Garden on August 17, 2013 in Boston (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Chael Sonnen Fails Drug Test, Out Of UFC 175

Veteran UFC light heavyweight Chael Sonnen has failed a drug test, forcing him out of his bout with Vitor Belfort at UFC 175 in Las Vegas next month.

06/11/2014

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