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  1. News shorts: Verbruggen's letter speaks for itself, says CooksonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cycling News

    ... Commission (CIRC) report. Although CIRC found no evidence that the UCI had covered up a positive test for Lance Armstrong, its report cited "numerous examples that prove Lance Armstrong benefited from a preferential status afforded by the UCI ...

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  2. Verbruggen rejects Cookson's call to step down as UCI honorary presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Cycling News

    Hein Verbruggen has dismissed UCI President Brian Cookson's call for him to resign his title of honorary president in a long letter to members of the UCI's Management Committee and said that he is "proud" of the legal action he took against Floyd Landis, Paul Kimmage and others who have spoken on the issue of doping in cycling. Following the publication of the Cycling Independent Reform Commission report last month , which highlighted "numerous examples that prove Lance Armstrong benefited from a preferential status" during Verbruggen's time at the head of the UCI, Cookson wrote to Verbruggen to ask him to step down from his role as honorary president.

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  3. Hein Verbruggen refuses to accept CIRC report verdict after...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Hein Verbruggen, the controversial former head of international cycling, says he will fight any attempt to remove him as honorary president of the UCI after being criticised by the inquiry into the Lance Armstrong doping scandal. The Independent Commission for Reform in Cycling's report concluded that, under Verbruggen's leadership, the UCI had colluded with Armstrong to cover up allegations the seven-times Tour de France winner had doped.

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  4. Are Athletes Good Role Models?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... are vulnerable to disappointment. Why? Because examples of fallen stars are many, such as Alex Rodriguez and Lance Armstrong who admitted to the use of performance enhancing drugs . When a

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  5. In Case You Were Curious...About The Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WNDH-FM Napoleon

    ... exceptions? Celebrities who run the marathon for charity. Will Ferrell ran in 2003, Mario Lopez in 2002 and Lance Armstrong in 2008.

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  6. Jacques-Maynes looking ahead to tenth and final Tour of California appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cycling News

    ... of cycling in the United States," Jacques-Maynes said. "The biggest stars in the sport at the time. It was Lance Armstrong but also Mario Cipollini and all the big European stars were coming back to America. I think the promoters saw that as an ...

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  7. Bolt wins 100m Rio exhibition with 10.12 timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ESPN

    ... on Saturday but the United States held on to win the World Team Trophy. We do not yet know the result of Lance Armstrong's reported meeting with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, but could a third comeback result in something actually genuine? Rio's ...

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  8. 4/24 6pm - 8pm An Evening with Lance ArmstrongRead the original story

    Saturday | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Lance Armstrong will be joining us for Arkansas Heart Foundation's Cardiac Classic event on Saturday, April 25 and participants are also welcome to register for "An Evening with Lance Armstrong" happening on Friday, April 24 at the Noah Event Center in Little Rock between 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM.

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  9. We've Forgiven Alex Rodriguez, So Why Not Pete Rose And Lance Armstrong?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Forbes.com

    ... to be reinstated to baseball after a two-decade ban for betting on the game. And then there's the case of Lance Armstrong, who was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life from cycling in 2012. There are rumors that Armstrong ...

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  10. We've Forgotten The Trial Of Socrates: Excellence And Winning Aren't The Same ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Scientific Blogging

    In the athletic arena, Lance Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles for using performance-enhancing drugs. In business, some of the world's largest banks have paid nearly $200 billion - the equivalent of the GDP of New Zealand - in fines over the past six years for cheating.

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  11. Durst: Simple solutions to complex problemsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... therapy program and forced to watch recordings of Joe McCarthy while riding a stationary bike next to Lance Armstrong who exhorts them to "move it, Chubby" through a bullhorn. a Economic growth: Inveigle Starbucks to increase caffeine content of ...

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  12. The NBA's Dystopian, DNA-Testing FutureBy Robert SilvermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Daily Beast

    ... definition of a "star" and include Rashard Lewis and Hedo Turkoglu . Certainly nothing along the lines of Lance Armstrong being stripped of nearly every title he's ever held or Alex Rodriguez being banished for a year and docked millions in salary. ...

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  13. USA Cycling reviews Pan Am team; Armstrong at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | ESPN

    Usain Bolt has a few goals left before he retires: He wants to break his own 200-meter world record and do it by running under 19 seconds. We do not yet know the result of Lance Armstrong's reported meeting with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, but could a third comeback result in something actually genuine? Rio's Comlurb waste management company said it has collected more than 37 tons of dead fish from the Rodrigo de Freitas lake since a die-off began late last week.

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  14. Graphic III Art Bra AuctionRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Humorist/political raconteur Kinky Friedman and news anchor Crestina Chavez have signed on as featured hosts of GRAPHIC III , an event benefiting the Breast Cancer Resource Centers of Texas that will showcase and auction off art , experiences, and "art bras" designed and signed by everyone from Matthew McConaughey and Lance Armstrong to the Dixie Chicks and Los Lonely Boys . Latin roots rocker & troubadour Patricia Vonne will provide the music for the event.

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  15. Rainy day home workouts: Don't let April showers keep you from getting fit for summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Unfortunately, April showers don't bring the endurance of Lance Armstrong or the body of Heidi Klum. Waking up to gray skies, and threatening rain clouds may be all you need to can your outdoor workout for the day interfering with your fitness goals.

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  16. Ford: Will Lance's latest move yield a genuine result?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | ESPN

    ... Island Buffalo Run, a 50-mile trail race near Salt Lake City, Utah. There is one spectacular clip from Lance Armstrong's nullified Tour de France reign that remains vivid to me, and oddly unaffected by all that was to come. It is 2003. Armstrong has ...

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  17. Britt McHenry Apologizes for Videotaped TiradeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... video above, but be warned: earmuffs! It features some seriously Not Safe for Work (or Children) language. Lance Armstrong denied it and denied it, but he eventually came clean: yes, he cheated to win every Tour de France. Tiger Woods was seemingly ...

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  18. MMA Fans: Hungry for HeroesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | BloodyElbow

    ... the honor of their favorite MMA heroes. They should get a clue by viewing the outstanding documentary about Lance Armstrong titled "Stop at Nothing" to gain a balanced perspective. The documentary is a stunning reminder of what's at stake for the ...

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  19. How do athletes cope with a tough loss?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2009 | Examiner.com

    SportsCenter mentioned last night that there seems to have been a bunch of heartbreaking moments in sports recently; from Andy Roddick losing at Wimbledon, to Lance Armstrong being all-but-done in the Tour de France, to Tom Watson at the British Open. Following up on this, the Wall St. Journal had a great article today about how some of our athletes cope with their grief.

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  20. Britt McHenry: Video of ESPN Anchor Verbally Assaulting Impound Lot Employee Leaks OnlineRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... he helped build off the air before the current crop of a-holes does any more to sully its reputation. Lance Armstrong denied it and denied it, but he eventually came clean: yes, he cheated to win every Tour de France. Tiger Woods was seemingly a ...

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