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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

Jackie Briles fought City Hall and won. (credit: CBS)

93-Year-Old Torrance Woman Fights City Hall And Saves Annual Fireworks Show

Jackie Briles says the show is worth every penny she pays.

07/04/2014

Jean and Casey Kasem attend a Hollywood event in November 2003. (credit: Doug Benc/Getty Images Entertainment)

Judge Rules Kasem’s Daughter Can Withhold Food, Fluids From Ailing Casey

“It’s just flat out wrong,” said Steve Haney, an attorney for Kasem’s wife Jean.

06/11/2014

Korry McClanahan is fighting for his life. (credit: the McClanahan family)

Soldier From Corona Fights For Life After Being Attacked By 6 Men In Tacoma

His mother is even unsure if he knows she is there.

05/30/2014

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Suspect Arrested Following Shooting In Simi Valley

Just before 2 a.m. Sunday, officers responded to a report of a fight taking place in the 1200 block of Patricia Avenue.

05/11/2014

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Judge Rules Chris Brown Should Spend At Least Another 8 Days Behind Bars

The singer reportedly made troubling remarks during a group therapy talk where he discussed his use of guns and knives.

05/01/2014

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Woman Sentenced To 12 Years For Killing Woman On Skid Row With Her Limo

Nancy Lekon, 47, pleaded no contest to voluntary manslaughter.

04/30/2014

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Numerous People Taken Into Custody After Fight Near High School In Northridge

Multiple people were taken into custody Tuesday after a brawl near a high school in Northridge.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/22/2014

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Santa Monica Teacher To Return To Classroom After Fistfight With Student

A Santa Monica High School science teacher caught on camera fighting with a student was expected to return to class Monday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/21/2014

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Teacher Accused In Scuffle With Student To Return To Work

A Santa Monica High School teacher who allegedly scuffled with a student in a classroom is returning to work.

04/18/2014

18-year-old Blair Moore was released on his own recognizance following a court appearance Tuesday. (credit: Santa Monica Police Department)

Santa Monica High Student Pleads Not Guilty To Assault, Drug Charges In Teacher Fight

An 18-year-old Santa Monica High School student pleaded not guilty Tuesday to assault and drug possession charges in connection with a fight with a teacher, authorities said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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2 Teens Arrested In Connection With Santa Monica High Fight

Police asked prosecutors Monday to file charges against two students in connection with a wild fight between a teacher and a wrestling coach at Santa Monica High School that was caught on camera, according to authorities.

04/07/2014

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Students Defend Teacher Accused In Wild Fistfight Caught On Cell Phone Video

On Facebook, a page backing Coach Black has thousands of “likes.”

04/05/2014

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3 Found Guilty In Lancaster Street Brawl Murder Where Victim Was Shot 12 Times

Jurors deliberated for 12 hours before handing down the guilty verdicts.

04/03/2014

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