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Globe and Mail
A bicyclist's guide to Toronto: Where to go and what to avoid
The army of road warriors spawned by Lance Armstrong obscured a more fundamental cycling shift: riding a bicycle is increasingly just another form of commuting in cities across North America.
Sat May 18, 2013
Goss: report showed less skin, more transparency
Australian sprinter Matt Goss has welcomed the report of an independent review into his Orica-GreenEDGE team's anti-doping processes.
Inside Bay Area
Amgen Tour of California: In San Jose, cycling fans lining route look ...
From left, spectators Mark Gong and Peter Myers encourage cyclist Lucas Sebastian Haedo during the Amgen Tour of California Stage 6 Time Trial, in San Jose, Calif.
The Journal Newspaper Online
Legend Lance Armstrong's words are now fit for the floor
DISGRACED Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong has become a permanent fixture on the Newcastle cycling scene after former fans donated hundreds of copies of his autobiography to make into an unusual artwork.
James Taranto: President Asterisk: Why the Obama Irs scandal may be ...
JAMES TARANTO: President Asterisk: Why the Obama IRS scandal may be worse than "a cancer on the presidency." "No one can deny that Lance Armstrong and Mark McGwire were highly skilled athletes.
Globe and Mail
Why childless people are persecuted
Is it true that the childless don't give a damn for the planet or its future? That's the criticism historian Niall Ferguson recently aimed at the late economist John Maynard Keynes, who was bisexual, married and childless: "Keynes was a homosexual and had no intention of having children," the Harvard historian told a business conference in ... (more)
Contra Costa Times
Tour of California: Van Garderen retains overall lead
The slender Montanan struck decisively on a 19.6-mile individual time trial designed by descendants of the Marquis de Sade and in the process all but won the Amgen Tour of California.
Cycling body slammed at EU meeting over doping
The world's top cycling body has been accused of failing to act since the unmasking of seven-times Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong as a drugs cheat.
Fri May 17, 2013
Globe and Mail
In Pictures: The city on two wheels
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USADA chief executive Travis Tygart.
ASADA officials have travelled to the United States to pick the brain of the man who drafted the WADA code and helped crack the BALCO and Lance Armstrong doping cases.
Thu May 16, 2013
Review recommends reinstating Matt White
The report by anti-doping expert Nicki Vance also said they should retain sport director Neil Stephens, who was involved in the infamous 1998 Festina Affair.
Dettori: I feel like Lance Armstrong
Three-time champion jockey Frankie Dettori says he "feels like Lance Armstrong" as he prepares for a return to action after a six-month drugs ban.
French legislature could match 1998 Tour samples with names; Jalabert ...
A commission of inquiry for the senate in France will soon be able to put names on the anti-doping samples taken during the 1998 Tour de France, Senator Jean-Jacques PS Lozach said on Wednesday.
McQuaid bid endorsed by Swiss
Irishman Pat McQuaid's bid for a further term as president of cycling's world governing body has been endorsed by Switzerland.
Chasing Giro podium, Gesink welcomes possible Belkin backing
Locked in a battle for the overall podium at the Giro d'Italia, Robert Gesink welcomed the news on Wednesday that American company Belkin could take over sponsorship of his Blanco team.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Pound's WADA report cites major failings in global drug-testing
Dick Pound has written a report for the World Anti-Doping Agency assessing the current state of drug-testing. It doesn't paint a pretty picture.
The Charlotte Observer
South Mecklenburg baseball coach Jon Tuscan, 29, battles cancer
A week after his 29th birthday and just a few months before his second wedding anniversary, South Mecklenburg baseball coach Jon Tuscan learned he had testicular cancer.
Tue May 14, 2013
Amgen Tour of California rolls into Santa Clarita
The start of Stage 3 of the Amgen Tour of California. Stage 3 winds from Palmdale to Santa Clarita.
Justice Department Files Formal Lawsuit Against Lance Armstrong
The U.S. Justice Department filed a lawsuit against Lance Armstrong ahead of the April 23 deadline to file a formal complaint, alleging that he violated his contract with the U.S. Postal Service.
Ditch the spandex for new commuter clothes
Johnny Woodside's cycling clothes are almost as cool as his name. The 30-year-old Minneapolis hydrogeologist dons flannel shirts and Red Wing boots, and has a tapered mustache.