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Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James battles the Golden State Warriors Stepen Curry and Andre Iguodala defense during Game 4 of the 2015 NBA Finals.  (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Warriors Already Underdogs For 2015-2016 NBA Title

The Warriors hadn’t even completed their epic run to the 2014-2015 NBA Title run before some oddsmaker in Las Vegas slapped the 2014-2015 favorite label on LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.

06/16/2015

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Salinas Man Picks Up $2.7 Million Lottery Prize On His Way To Las Vegas

A man who purchased a winning lottery ticket worth more than $2.7 million in Salinas claimed his prize on his way to Las Vegas, California Lottery officials announced Wednesday.

05/28/2015

The 2015 Gumball3000 checkpoint in San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza. (Photo: Gregg Rosenblum)

Gumball 3000 Rally Roars Into San Francisco

High-priced supercars and celebrities roared into San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza Wednesday night.

05/27/2015

vegas quake

4.8 Earthquake Strikes North Of Las Vegas

The U.S. Geological Survey reported an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.4 and later a revised magnitude of 4.8 struck south Nevada north of Las Vegas Friday.

05/22/2015

American blues musician B.B. King performs December 12, 1989 at the Bercy concert hall in Paris.  AFP PHOTO BERTRAND GUAY   (Photo credit: BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)

B.B. King Considered Standing Ovation From Bunch Of ‘Hippies’ In San Francisco A Career Breakthrough

In an anecdote from his autobiography, the late blues legend wrote about being reluctant to play San Francisco’s Fillmore because he didn’t think hippies cared about the blues. They ended up loving him.

05/15/2015

LAS VEGAS - AUGUST 16: Recording artist B.B. King performs at his B.B. King's Blues Club at the Mirage Hotel & Casino August 16, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Blues Legend B.B. King Dies At 89

`King of the Blues’ legend B.B. King dead in Las Vegas at age 89, his attorney says.

05/14/2015

Floyd Mayweather Jr.

‘Money’ Mayweather Wins Unanimous Decision Over Manny Pacquiao In Richest Fight In History

Floyd Mayweather Jr. used his reach and jab Saturday night to frustrate Manny Pacquiao, piling up enough points to win a unanimous decision in their welterweight title bout.

05/02/2015

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

Bay Area Filipino Community Excited Ahead Of Pacquiao, Mayweather Fight

In what has been billed by promoters as the “Fight of the Century,” the much-anticipated matchup between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao takes place Saturday. Excitement about the fight is high in the Bay Area’s large Filipino community.

05/01/2015

WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) and WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao pose.

Hype Or History? Boxing Banks On Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight For Massive Revenues

Some are saying this weekend’s boxing fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao is transcending the sport, others say it’s too expensive and a CBS correspondent wouldn’t go as far as calling it the biggest event in Vegas history.

05/01/2015

WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) and WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao pose.

5 Reasons Why Mayweather – Pacquiao Will Be The Greatest Fight Ever

The Mayweather – Pacquiao fight has generated plenty of buzz. But MayPac has the potential actually exceed the hype.

04/30/2015

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