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More Than 100 Athletes Banned From Olympics

AP | Posted 07.25.2012 | Sports

LONDON -- More than 100 athletes have been kept out of the London Olympics because of doping suspensions. World Anti-Doping Agency President John Fah...

Lance Armstrong: 'I'm Moving On'

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 04.10.2012 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas — As far as Lance Armstrong is concerned, it's all over. The stress, the waiting, the whispers about whether he doped during his ...

Ex-Armstrong Teammate Denies Doping Claim

AP | Posted 10.03.2011 | Sports

AMSTERDAM — A Dutch cyclist who was a teammate of Lance Armstrong has disputed a claim by a Dutch magazine that he admitted in an interview to t...

Floyd Landis Alleges Lance Armstrong Drug Use

Graham Bensinger | Posted 09.19.2011 | Sports
Graham Bensinger

2011-07-20-landis.jpgThe 2006 Tour de France winner, Floyd Landis, tells me about the doping scandal that ruined his career and delves into the alleged drug use by his former teammate, Lance Armstrong.

Tour de France Rider Tests Positive For Doping

AP | SAMUEL PETREQUIN | Posted 09.10.2011 | Sports

LEZAC, France — Alexandr Kolobnev of Russia became the first cyclist at this year's Tour de France to fail a doping test, the International Cycl...

Ex-Teammate Accuses Lance Armstrong Of Doping

AP | Posted 07.19.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Tyler Hamilton, a former teammate of Lance Armstrong, told "60 Minutes" that he used performance-enhancing drugs with the seven-time ...

The 'Scandal' Surrounding the Defending Tour de France Champ Takes a Turn for the Absurd

Christian Josi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Christian Josi

The reigning champion of the Tour is three time winner Alberto Contador from Spain. He's also one of the people who has faced those unfounded rumors of doping. But Contador not only fought back, he won.

Contador Escapes Doping Ban

AP | PAUL LOGOTHETIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

MADRID — Tour de France champion Alberto Contador believes "irreparable" damage has been done to his reputation despite being cleared of doping ...

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Card shark Annie Duke is the commissioner of a new professional poker league. Can I be commish of a pro Scrabble league?

Report: Lance Armstrong Caught With Drugs In 2003

fanhouse.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Lance Armstrong was caught with drugs by Swiss customs officials in 2003 and the seven-time Tour de France champ tested positive for elevated levels o...

Sponsor DROPS Pro Cycling Because Of Doping

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

LISBON, Portugal — A financial company is dropping its sponsorship of pro cycling because of doping scandals, including the latest one involving...

Lance Armstrong Ambush: Federal Intimidation

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

Yaroslav Popovych was in Austin on Friday to help Lance Armstrong, his former teammate, raise more than $3.1 million that weekend's Livestrong Challenge. Then the charity event morphed into a scene out of America's Most Wanted.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The Pittsburgh Pirates stretched their North American record to 18 consecutive losing seasons. But here's a ray of light. Their Double-A team, the Altoona Curve, won their league championship.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Here's a cheery thought. You can't win the Tour de France without doping. So says a former racer, Bernard Kohl. He finished third a couple of years back, then flunked a drug test.

Is Roger Clemens a Victim of the Drug War?

Anthony Papa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Anthony Papa

The drug war has slowly but surely infiltrated the public's eye through different vehicles. Now it is attempting to bring its message through the sport of baseball.

Interview With A Philosopher - The Bicycle Lane: Lance, Life, and True Success

Tom Morris | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Morris

I recently caught up with Greg Bassham--a former student of mine at Notre Dame and now a philosophy professor at King's College (PA), as well as an au...

Lance Armstrong: A Pariah on Hold

Michael Pina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Michael Pina

A few days ago I received the August 2010 issue of GQ in the mail. Casually flipping through its pages, I abruptly halted upon noticing a headline that read, "Lie Strong: Is Lance Armstrong a Doper?"

Lance Armstrong Chased by BALCO the Sequel

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France's most decorated rider, is on a collision course with the longest running sports doping investigation in history.

Lance Armstrong the Hero

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

This is a story that raises the age-old questions of why we need heroes, and what we do when we find that they have failed to live up to our ideals.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

With the cost of tickets today, what percentage of high priced ticket holders do you actually think will schlep on the Flushing 7 Train tonight for the "subway series"?

Floyd Landis Is Positively Lying

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Bob Cesca

Floyd has inexplicably decided to put his utter absence of veracity up against the classiest, most popular riders in the world today. Good luck with that, Floyd.

Brian Cushing Wins the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year Award... Again: Defending the Associated Press and the NFL (Part I)

Gabriel A. Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Gabriel A. Feldman

The AP's decision to revote on Cushing's award has been attacked as an inappropriate attempt to rewrite history and a threat to the finality of awards. Will this precedent open the door to future re-votes? Perhaps, but why is that a bad thing?

IDIOTS DELIGHT: Russian Paper Accuses Canadians of Doping & The Canada Paper That Takes It Seriously

B.D. Gallof | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
B.D. Gallof

If you want to see the end of journalism...start here. All it takes is a English failed musician who lives and writes for the Russian Pravda. He ha...

Doping at the Vancouver Olympics

Andy Miah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Andy Miah

While there may be widespread support for cleansing sport of doping, we should consider why we spend time prohibiting performance enhancement when we ask athletes to break the known limits of human capability.

Danilo Di Luca SUSPENDED: Cyclist Banned Two Years For Doping

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

ROME — Cyclist Danilo Di Luca has been suspended for two years for doping at last year's Giro d'Italia. The Italian Olympic Committee's anti-do...