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Lance Armstrong

Morzine, FRANCE:  US Lance Armstrong (L-Discovery Channel) grimaces during the 6th stage of the 57th Dauphine Libere cycling race, between Albertiville and Morzine-Avoriaz, French Alps, 11 June 2005. Colombian Santiago Botero (Phonak) won the stage and Spain's Inigo Landaluze (Euskatel-Euskadi) retained the leader's jersey. AFP PHOTO FRANCK FIFE

USADA To Strip Armstrong Of His 7 Tour de France Titles, Ban Him From Cycling For Life

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said Thursday night it will strip Lance Armstrong of his unprecedented seven Tour de France titles after he declared he was finished fighting the drug charges that threaten his legacy as one of the greatest cyclists of all time.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/23/2012

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US Anti-Doping Agency Charges Armstrong

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency is bringing doping charges against seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong, threatening to strip his victories in the storied cycling race.


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Closure Of Armstrong Probe Could Affect Feds

The federal government pursued a drug case against home run king Barry Bonds for more than seven years. The end result: a guilty verdict on just one count and a sentence of 30 days confinement at Bonds’ estate in Beverly Hills.


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Federal Prosecutors Close Doping Case Of Lance Armstrong

Federal prosecutors say they are closing a criminal investigation of Lance Armstrong and will not charge him over allegations the seven-time Tour de France winner used performance-enhancing drugs.


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FBI Wants Tape Of Hamilton, Armstrong Meeting

The FBI has contacted a Colorado restaurant to get surveillance tapes of a conversation between seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong and former teammate Tyler Hamilton over the weekend.


AP: Anti-Doping Lab Director Called Armstrong’s Test ‘Suspicious’

The Associated Press has learned that the director of the Swiss anti-doping laboratory informed federal authorities last fall that Lance Armstrong’s test results from the 2001 Tour de Suisse were “suspicious” and “consistent with EPO use.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/01/2011

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Armstrong’s Lawyers Want Apology From ’60 Minutes’

Attorneys for Lance Armstrong have demanded an apology from 60 Minutes after the head of Switzerland’s anti-doping laboratory denied allegations the seven-time Tour de France winner tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs at the 2001 Tour de Suisse.


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More Doping Allegations Surface Against Armstrong

More explosive doping allegations against seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong have surfaced.


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IOC Could Strip Armstrong Accuser Hamilton Of Olympic Gold

The International Olympic Committee could strip Tyler Hamilton of his 2004 cycling gold medal following the American’s admission of doping, IOC vice president Thomas Bach said Friday.


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Ex-Teammate: I Saw Lance Armstrong Use EPO

A former teammate of perhaps the world’s greatest cyclist, Lance Armstrong, says he used banned performance-enhancing substances with Armstrong to cheat in pro races, including the Tour de France, the sport’s ultimate event.


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AP: Feds Ask For Help In Lance Armstrong Doping Case

U.S. authorities are asking European officials for help gathering evidence against seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong in a case related to the use of performance-enhancing drugs.


Armstrong Backing New Tobacco Tax Initiative

The athlete is supporting a new initiative that would increase taxes on cigarettes, raising more the $500 million a year for cancer research.


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Report: Lance Armstrong Kept Ties To Italian Doctor

A story in Sports Illustrated challenges Lance Armstrong’s statements that he cut ties to a controverisal Italian doctor and training adviser who has long been accused of helping cyclists cheat.


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Report: USPS Spent About $32M Sponsoring Lance Armstrong

Newly released records show the United States Postal Service spent $31.9 million sponsoring Lance Armstrong’s team during the height of the rider’s Tour de France dominance.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/14/2011

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Armstrong Staff Member Arrives To Testify In LA

A staff member of Lance Armstrong’s Team Radioshack has arrived at a Los Angeles courthouse to appear before a federal grand jury hearing evidence of alleged doping in professional cycling.