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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

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EAA Reinstates Detroit Teacher Fired After Using Broom To Break Up Fight

A teacher fired after she used a broom to try to break up a fight between two boys is being allowed to return to the classroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2014

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Detroit Teacher Fired After Using Broom To Break Up Fight Hires Attorney [VIDEO]

The video shows the teacher – who is smaller than both boys – hitting one across his back with a broom in an attempt to stop the violent fight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2014

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Women Fight During Bulls And Wizards Game [VIDEO]

This must just be a growing trend at NBA games – female fights.

97.1 The Ticket–04/30/2014

Caption:PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 29: An ice crew member removes hats from the ice following a hattrick by Wayne Simmonds #17 of the Philadelphia Flyers against the New York Rangers in Game Six of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Wells Fargo Center on April 29, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Flyers defeated the Rangers 5-2 to force a game seven. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Flyers And Rangers Fans Fight In Stands [VIDEO]

Around the :30 second mark an all out brawl takes places.

97.1 The Ticket–04/30/2014

CHAPEL HILL, NC - MARCH 04: Tyler Hansbrough is helped up by teammate Dewey Burke #15 of the University of North Carolina after Gerald Henderson #15 of the Duke Blue Devils is ejected from the game for a flagrant foul he committed on Hansbrough during their game at the Dean E. Smith Center on March 4, 2007 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. North Carolina defeated Duke, 86 - 72. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Duke And North Carolina Managers Fight During Scrimmage [VIDEO]

Tempers got heated during the game — I get that — but I assume these kids didn’t realize that in the grand scheme of things the game means nothing.

97.1 The Ticket–02/12/2014

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 02: A general view of the scoreboard after the Oklahoma Sooners defeated the Alabama Crimson Tide 45-31 during the Allstate Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 2, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Female Bama Fan Attacks OU Fan At Sugar Bowl [VIDEO]

This lady must have some MMA background because she went diving into the crowd to throw punches and then started whaling her feet around kicking people.

97.1 The Ticket–01/03/2014

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Man Fired After Stopping Attack Rejects Walmart’s Offer To Return To Work

“People keep telling me I’m the one who rocked the giant,” he said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2013

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Walmart Returns Job To Worker Fired After Stopping Attack

Walmart has offered to re-hire a Michigan man who says he was fired after trying to help a woman who was being assaulted in the store’s parking lot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2013

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