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Robin Williams' ashes scattered in San Francisco Bay

Robin Williams will be honored during Monday's Emmy telecast with a tribute led by friend Billy Crystal, who hosted the "Comic Relief" benefits with Williams and Whoopi Goldberg .

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling, US News

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Evans back in the saddle for Vuelta a Espana

Time and several career-defining successes have helped Cadel Evans come to terms with the events that may have cost him victory in the Vuelta a Espana five years ago.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cadel Evans, Tour de France, Cycling, Samuel Sanchez, Ryder Hesjedal, Quickstep

Velonews

In cycling's open arena, harsh words - and reactions

Doper. You suck. Tom Danielson rides closer during a stage of the USA Pro Challenge in Colorado Springs, flips him the bird .

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Related Topix: Tom Danielson, Cycling, Lance Armstrong, Tour de France, Bouygues Telecom, Thomas Voeckler

Velonews

Laurent Didier's tenacious climbing wins a wet stage 5 at USA Pro Challenge

Laurent Didier won USA Pro Challenge stage 5 in Breckenridge with a decisive attack on the final climb.

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Related Topix: Team CSC, Jens Voigt, Cycling, Tom Danielson

The Age

Sport's education Blatter than ever

Developments in sport teach us a lot. Admittedly it can be rather like the accents of some Scottish and Dutch managers in the early going of this year's English Premier League - i.e. you might not understand a great deal of it, but it's good clean wholesome fun trying to work it out.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling

Velonews

Andrew Talansky plays helper role in deep Garmin lineup for Vuelta

Andrew Talansky starts the Vuelta a Espana on Saturday with one eye on helping his Garmin-Sharp teammates and another on the 2015 Tour de France.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Ryder Hesjedal

Fort Morgan Times

Tejay van Garderen seizes yellow jersey

The evil "queen stage" of the USA Pro Challenge took riders 96 miles from Gunnison over Monarch Pass at 11,213 feet on the Continental Divide, down to Salida and back up to Monarch Mountain.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Tom Danielson

Velonews

Lampre forced into 'difficult' spot over Horner's test

Chris Horner will not ride in Saturday's stage 1 team time trial at the Vuelta after he was removed from the team's roster at the last minute.

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Related Topix: Saunier Duval - Prodir, Cycling, Chris Horner, Tour de France, Lance Armstrong

StreetsBlog.org

WPIX Gets BIke Law Facts Wrong and Misses DMV Scandal Under Its Nose

New Yorkers have seen their fair share of malicious press about bikes, from willful ignorance in Daily News editorials to Marcia Kramer linking cyclists to terrorists .

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Boulder Weekly

Pedal on Up

The next generation of cyclists brings a wave of change to the sport, ushered in by some of those lost in the middle At the end of the cycling season a year after Timmy Duggan rode on the U.S. Olympic cycling team, he chose to retire.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling

Cycling News

Homecoming for Creed in Colorado Springs

When the USA Pro Challenge comes down from the mountains, where it has been the previous two days, for Thursday's stage 4 circuit race in Colorado Springs, the riders will no doubt enjoy the relatively low level elevation of 1,950 meters.

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Related Topix: Michael Creed, Cycling

CNN

Pete Rose: Let him in Hall of Fame already

His 4,256 hits were not enough to keep Pete Rose from agreeing to expulsion from Major League Baseball for life after evidence surfaced showing Rose bet not only on baseball games but also on the Reds team he managed.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling, Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, More Sports, Figure Skating, Competitive Skating, Ice Skating, Winter Sports, Nancy Kerrigan, Opinion

Velonews

Gallery: 2014 USA Pro Challenge, stage 3

Young fans showed up at the Garmin bus before the stage began to greet the new yellow jersey holder, Alex Howes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Michael Schar, Summer Olympics, Tom Danielson, Cycling, Michael Rogers, Quickstep, Tejay Van Garderen

PezCycling News

Pre-Vuelta EuroTrash

The USA Pro Challenge is in full swing; race reports and video from Colorado. Spain's Grand Tour starts on Saturday and we have lot's of team news from la Vuelta.

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Related Topix: George Hincapie, Cycling, Team CSC, Jens Voigt

Velonews

Busche fighting for podium spot at Pro Challenge

While Gamin-Sharp and BMC Racing have spent the first three days of the USA Pro Challenge closely watching each other - with each team taking ownership of the race lead at one point - Wisconsin native Matthew Busche is quietly vying for a podium finish.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Tom Danielson

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Beast

When I Met Robin Williams in AfghanistanBy Matthew Kaminski

Robin Williams had his demons but it never stopped him from making troops laugh on the numerous standup tours he did in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Velonews

Van Garderen wins stage 3, takes overall lead in USA Pro Challenge

Tejay van Garderen wins Stage 3 at Monarch Ski Area, ahead of Rafal Majka . Photo: Casey B. Gibson An elite group of GC contenders entered the final ascent up the east side of Monarch Pass at the end of a 96-mile stage from Gunnison to Monarch Mountain.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Tom Danielson, Michael Rogers, Quickstep, Lucas Euser, Webcor

Cycling News

Martin, Hesjedal and Talansky to lead Garmin-Sharp at Vuelta a Espana

Garmin-Sharp will take a three-pronged approach to the Vuelta a Espaa with Dan Martin , Ryder Hesjedal and Andrew Talansky set to lead the team.

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Related Topix: Ryder Hesjedal, Cycling, Tour de France

International Business Times

Lance Armstrong Lives a Quiet and Normal Life Post-PED Scandal

Lance Armstrong is moving on from all the recent controversy and living a normal life 18 months after his admission of using performance enhancing drugs.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling, Tour de France

NEWS.com.au

The 9/11 hero behind gay rugby

MARK Bingham died a hero on September 11, 2001 when he wrested control of United flight 93 to save lives.

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