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Ex-Wrestlers Sue WWE, Say They Experienced Concussions, Brain Damage In The Ring

First the NFL, now the world of pro wrestling is dealing with the concussion issue. Two former wrestlers are suing World Wrestling Entertainment, saying what happened in the ring gave them brain damage.

02/21/2015

Arnold Schwarzenegger (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

WWE Inducts Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Into Hall of Fame

Not many Governors can say they were inducted into the Wrestling Hall of Fame…

01/26/2015

Franco Finn & Hulk Hogan  (credit: R. Del Rosario/CBS Local)

Hulk Hogan Brings The Hype of Wrestlemania 31 To Levi’s Stadium

Before the ticket on-sale, Franco Finn talked to the wrestling legend…

11/14/2014

Ric Flair (credit: Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)

Legendary Wrestler Ric Flair Talks 49ers, WWE & Wrestlemania 31

During WWE Live in San Jose, the popular wrestler talked about his love for wrestling & the Niners…

08/20/2014

Cal names H. Michael Williams interim athletic director, replacing Sandy Barbour. (photo credit: Mark Seelig)

Cal Taps Alum Michael Williams To Replace Barbour As Athletic Director

UC Berkeley wrestling coach and alum H. Michael Williams has been tapped to replace outgoing Athletic Director Sandy Barbour.

06/27/2014

10-year-old Hunter Kilbourn poses with donated WWE merchandise. (Claycord.com)

Martinez Pit Bull Dog Attack Victim Gets Stolen Merchandise Replaced By Pro Wrestling Stars

Pro wrestling stars have come through for a Martinez boy who was mauled by pit bull dogs last year and was victimized again when wrestling memorabilia sent to cheer him up was stolen.

05/07/2014

(Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

10-Year-Old Martinez Pit Bull Victim Has Get-Well Items From Pro Wrestlers Stolen

A Martinez boy who was mauled by pitbull dogs last year has been victimized again after items donated to him from his favorite pro wrestlers were stolen – and then sold on Craigslist – according to a published report.

04/22/2014

Levi's Stadium under construction in Santa Clara. (CBS)

WWE, 49ers Confirm Levi’s Stadium To Host WrestleMania In 2015

Pro wrestling’s largest event is coming to Silicon Valley in 2015. The new 49ers stadium in Santa Clara will host to WrestleMania 31, less than a year before it plays host to the Super Bowl.

12/10/2013

Amir Khakimov (CBS)

Walnut Creek High School Wrestler Dies From Brain Hemorrhage

A student at a Walnut Creek high school died after an incident at a gym earlier this week, the school principal said.

05/24/2013

Samuel Hazewinkel of the United States (red) and Daniyar Kobonov of Kyrgyzstan compete in the Men's Freestyle 55 kg Wrestling on Day 14 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on August 10, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Wrestling Belongs In The Olympics

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – In a surprising move, the International Olympic Committee has cut wrestling from the 2020 Summer Games. “That kind of upsets me,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew. “That was […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/12/2013

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