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3 hrs ago | ABC News

Relieved Rogers targets 2014 Tour

A relieved Michael Rogers has set his sights on this year's Tour de France after his sanity was tested during a five-month doping saga.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Michael Rogers, Quickstep, Tour de France, Lance Armstrong

7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Bruyneel banned! Rogers reprieved! Valverde victorious! Schleck a

Twenty-four hours is a long time in cycling and the post-Easter haze has seen a sugar rush of doping bombshells sandwiched between two slices of doughy spring classics as Messrs Philippe Gilbert and Alejandro Valverde topped the podium in Valkenberg and Huy.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Philippe Gilbert, Francaise des Jeux, Lance Armstrong

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Cycling News

Tour of Alberta announces official stage start and finish cities

Organizers of the Tour of Alberta have released the official route details of this year's edition that is scheduled to run 850 km from south to north between September 2-7 in the Canadian province of Alberta.

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Related Topix: Ryder Hesjedal, Cycling

Examiner.com

2 fine new cycling books by NY Times reporters

Two New York Times reporters have written very good and radically different new books about cycling .

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling

The Beaumont Enterprise

Are these celebs really Texans?

Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey was born in Uvalde, about 80 miles west of San Antonio.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Lance Armstrong, Cycling

Cycling News

Team managers provide mixed reactions to Bruyneel's doping ban

The start of Flche Wallonne on Wednesday provided the perfect setting and illustration of cycling's continuing struggle to accept and deal with its past as teams and riders gathered less than 24 hours after news broke of Johan Bruyneel's ten-year ban for his part in US Postal's doping programme .

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, George Hincapie, Michael Barry, Tom Danielson

Tue Apr 22, 2014

SFGate

Lance Armstrong coach banned for 10 years

In this July 24, 2005 file photo, Lance Armstrong, left, and Johan Bruyneel, sporting director of the Discovery team, pose for photographers on the Champs Elysees during a victory parade after Armstrong won his 7th straight Tour de France cycling race in Paris.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling, Summer Olympic, Levi Leipheimer, Alberto Contador, Christian Vande Velde, George Hincapie, Michael Barry

The Miami Herald

Armstrong coach Bruyneel banned for 10 years

Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling

RTE.ie

Three Irish riders to compete in Giro

Donegal rider Philip Deignan has been named in Team Sky's provisional squad for the Giro d'Italia, which begins in Belfast on 9 May. The former Olympian and Grand Tour stage winner will be joined on the team by Peter Kennaugh, Dario Cataldo, Kanstantsin Siutsou, Ben Swift and Edvald Boasson Hagen.

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Related Topix: Ryder Hesjedal, Cycling

KSL-TV

2. Lance Armstrong visits newly paralyzed ...

As cyclist Nate Aikele approached the final turn at The Driveway Series race on April 10, he looked over his shoulder to gauge his first-place lead.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling

The New Zealand Herald

World Sports at 1330 GMT

MANCHESTER, England The so-called impossible job proves to be just that for David Moyes.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling

WHDH

Washington mudslide death toll rises by 2 to 41

The death toll from the mudslide that hit the Washington community of Oso has risen to 41 -- and just two names remain on the list of people still missing.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Marathon, Lance Armstrong, Cycling

CBC News

Long bans for Lance Armstrong's former staff linked to doping

Lance Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and given a lifetime ban for doping.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling, Tour de France

WNFL-AM Green Bay

Three staff linked to Armstrong doping get long ba...

Lance Armstrong's former cycling team manager Johan Bruyneel, doctor Pedro Celaya and trainer Jose "Pepe" Marti have all been handed long bans from sport for their involvement in doping, the United States Anti-Doping Agency said on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Examiner.com

Creating a safety net when investing in a celebrity endorser

Celebrities are sales drivers who strongly influence consumer engagement. We believe Nike's edition of Lebron James and Michael Jordan shoes will enhance our skills on the court, and how many of us are using Proactiv acne treatment because Jessica Simpson and Katy Perry said so? But just like the crises of Paula Deen and Lance Armstrong, celebrity ... (more)

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling

Sun Apr 20, 2014

NewsOK.com

Devastating deceit: How perjury and dishonesty plague America

As Lance Armstrong stood on the podium after winning his seventh Tour de France title in 2005, he was exultant.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling, Tour de France

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Two literary takes on Lance Armstrong

"Wheelmen: Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France, and the Greatest Sports Conspiracy Ever" by Reed Albergotti and Vanessa O'Connell The cycling section of Powell's Books in Portland, Ore., is vast.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling, Tour de France, Health

Fri Apr 18, 2014

USA Today

10 best cycling towns in America: Readers' Choice picks

Best Cycling Town winners revealed in 10Best Readers' Choice contest. Davis, Calif.

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Related Topix: George Hincapie, Cycling, Travel

Boxing Scene

Bernard Hopkins Always Gets The Last Word

Back when he was a spry young man of 48, I interviewed Bernard Hopkins for Newsweek's TheDailyBeast.com and wondered why his remarkable feats weren't more celebrated by the mainstream media.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Cycling, Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Floyd Mayweather Jr

WHP-AM Harrisburg

April 18, 2014 Good Friday: Things You Need To Know

Looks like Miley Cyrus isn't feeling much better. E! News has learned that the pop star is still in a Kansas City hospital, where she will remain under a doctor's care until stabilized after suffering a reaction to medication.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Figure Skating, Competitive Skating, Lance Armstrong, Cycling

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