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15 min ago | 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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4 hrs ago | 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, Discovery Channel

8 hrs ago | Denver Post

For Jens Voigt, valiant effort at Pro Challenge falls agonizingly short as career end nears

The attack at the top of the climb in the Garden of the Gods started like so many others German cyclist Jens Voigt has attempted throughout his 18 years as a professional cyclist.

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Related Topix: Pro, Cycling, Team CSC, Jens Voigt, Discovery Channel, Tour de France

12 hrs ago | 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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Thu Aug 21, 2014

CNN

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: Discovery Channel, Cycling, Entertainment

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: Discovery Channel, Cycling, Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, More Sports, Figure Skating, Competitive Skating, Ice Skating, Winter Sports, Nancy Kerrigan, Opinion

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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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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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling

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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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling

CNN

Can Armstrong ever be forgiven?

He fought cancer and then won the world's toughest bike race seven times -- albeit with the help of a myriad of drugs -- before a precipitous fall from grace.

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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling, Floyd Landis, Phonak Hearing Systems

KUQL-FM Mitchell

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LANCE ARMSTRONG: Lance Armstrong, left, readies his motorcycle as Sturgis Mayor Mark Carstensen observes on Monday, Aug. 4. Armstrong rode as the official Grand Marshall in the Annual Mayor's Ride during the 74th Annual Motorcycle Rally.

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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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Daily Mail

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong admits he wouldnA t have...

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Switched

Livestrong Makes Biggest Donation Since Lance Armstrong's Disgraced Exit

Lance Armstrong's former charity made the largest investment in its history Tuesday by giving $50 million to the University of Texas, marking the group's biggest splash since severing ties with the disgraced cyclist as it pushes to restore momentum and influence after a tumultuous two years.

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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling

CNN

Letterman honors Williams

Comedic actor Robin Williams died at his Northern California home Monday, law enforcement officials said.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Discovery Channel, Cycling

CBS Local

UT Exceeds $3 Billion Fundraising Goal

The University of Texas at Austin has exceeded its $3 billion fundraising goal with a $50 million gift from the Livestrong Foundation.

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KMIZ

Lance Armstrong: 'Day-to-day life is positive'

It's a year and a half since Lance Armstrong sat in front of Oprah Winfrey and admitted it was all a lie, every single word of it.

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LongmontFYI

Ex-rider Hincapie returns to Aspen

Jens Voigt isn't the first rider to choose to end a distinguished career at the USA Pro Challenge.

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

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Forbes.com

If Alex Rodriguez Took PEDs, His Biggest Crime May Be Damaging Own Body

While there were many more revelations from the latest 60 Minutes piece on Alex Rodriguez, the one that doesn't get a lot of attention is the large health risks A-Rod was taking if, in fact, he was using anabolic steroids to increase his performance on the field.

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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling, Healthcare Industry

Velonews

Once just 'the kid who beat Lance,' 18-year-old Swirbul takes USAPC start in hometown

When he was 16, he beat Lance Armstrong in a mountain bike race in Aspen, and was hailed as something of a revelation.

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