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Dug In on Drug Use in Horse Racing Industry

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 08.05.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

There is widespread drugging of equine athletes, but leaders of many racing organizations are fiercely resisting reforms at the national level, even though the whole enterprise engages in interstate gambling only with the consent of Congress.

80-Year-Old Weightlifter Busted For Doping

AP | Posted 10.31.2013 | Sports

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The latest target on the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency's list: An 80-year-old weightlifter who was busted for steroids. ...

USADA: Lance Armstrong Has Evidence Of UCI Doping Cover-Up

AP | JEROME PUGMIRE | Posted 06.25.2013 | Sports

PARIS — The head of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency wants Lance Armstrong to come forward with information detailing the alleged complicity of cycli...

Department Of Justice Lobbied To Go After Lance

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 04.23.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas -- The head of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency lobbied Attorney General Eric Holder for the Justice Department to join a whistle-blower laws...

Attorney: Lance Won't Talk Under Oath

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 04.22.2013 | Sports

AUSTIN, Texas — Lance Armstrong will not do a tell-all interview under oath with the agency that exposed his performance-enhancing drug use and ...

Lance Armstrong's Redemption Song

Midwin Charles | Posted 04.01.2013 | Sports
Midwin Charles

I believe in comebacks and I believe in forgiveness, but they can't happen in the absence of humility, empathy, and genuine remorse. Lance Armstrong has yet to demonstrate any of those things.

Former U.S. Anti-Doping Agency Chief Rejects Lance Armstrong Claim

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 03.21.2013 | Sports

The former chief of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says a representative of Lance Armstrong's offered the agency a donation in the range of $200,000 to $...

The Driving Force Behind Lance Armstrong's Doping Admission: Competition

Alicia Jessop | Posted 01.17.2013 | Sports
Alicia Jessop

Admitting to use of performance enhancing drugs and subsequently resolving his outstanding legal issues stemming from the allegations against him are necessary steps for Armstrong to re-attract sponsors.

A Last Chance for Lance

James Moore | Posted 12.22.2012 | Sports
James Moore

Livestrong, to survive, will need to be rebranded under a new name and over time it becomes just another cancer charity competing with countless others for money. Unless Lance Armstrong comes clean and apologizes.

UCI Confirms Armstrong's Punishments

AP | GRAHAM DUNBAR | Posted 12.22.2012 | Sports

GENEVA — Seven lines of blanks. From 1999 to 2005. There will be no Tour de France winner in the record book for those years. Once the toast of...

Lance Armstrong Stripped Of 7 Tour De France Titles

Reuters | Julien Pretot | Posted 12.22.2012 | Sports

GENEVA, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Lance Armstrong has been stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life after the International Cycling Un...

Lance Armstrong and the Harvey Dent Conundrum

Colin Liotta | Posted 12.18.2012 | Sports
Colin Liotta

What the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency and other people have failed to realize is that proving Armstrong cheated is doing more harm than good.

Lance Armstrong Dumped By Nike

AP | MICHELLE CHAPMAN | Posted 12.17.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — Nike has severed ties with cyclist Lance Armstrong, citing insurmountable evidence that he participated in doping and misled the comp...

Why Wasn't Lance Armstrong Caught Earlier?

Andy Miah | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports
Andy Miah

If Armstrong is guilty, then another of the world's greatest heros has failed us, at least this is what they will say. In my view, it is the sport system that is failing us.

To an Athlete Lying Young

James Moore | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports
James Moore

The Lance Armstrong story was as American as a Chevrolet commercial. Lance was the everyman icon for accomplishment and effort. He also appears to have cheated. And lied.

Thinking About Lance Armstrong

Paul Stoller | Posted 11.05.2012 | Impact
Paul Stoller

When I next ride my bike along a trail that runs along the beautiful Brandywine River in Wilmington, Delaware, I will be thinking about Lance Armstrong -- with deep gratitude,

Was Lance Armstrong Right in Refusing to Contest the Doping Charges Levied Against Him by USADA?

Quora | Posted 10.29.2012 | Sports
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By an Anonymous User: Yes. Absolutely.At this point, he has retired, and realistically, has nothing to ...

Lance Armstrong, or, The Modern Prometheus

Arthur Goldwag | Posted 10.28.2012 | Sports
Arthur Goldwag

Why wouldn't Armstrong use the chemical tools that virtually all of his competitors were also using when he raced, just to level the playing field if not to give himself an edge?

The Curious Use of Language in the Lance Armstrong Decision

Dr. Keith Devlin | Posted 10.27.2012 | Science
Dr. Keith Devlin

In a June letter to Armstrong, subsequently made public, the USADA said samples taken from the cyclist in 2009 and 2010 were "fully consistent with blood manipulation including EPO use and/or blood transfusions."

Lance Back On The (Mountain) Bike

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 10.25.2012 | Sports

ASPEN, Colo. — Lance Armstrong was feeling just fine even after being beaten by a lanky teenager in a grueling 36-mile mountain bike race. Bett...

Armstrong Ends Fight, Faces HUGE Loss

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 10.24.2012 | Sports

The champagne toasts on the Champs-Elysees and the two-fingered "V" for victory signs he flashed while pedaling to the finish line. The excruciatin...

The Ultimate Solution for Sports Doping

Gil Laroya | Posted 10.24.2012 | Sports
Gil Laroya

As much as I feel for Lance, I am as tired as many people are about the ongoing doping scandals that plague sports today.

CHART: What We Thought USADA Stood For Before It Banned Armstrong

Posted 08.24.2012 | Comedy

The USADA... those are the people who decide what's going on with your meat, right? Wrong. But that's kind of what we thought, too. Examining more clo...

It's Just Drugs, Not Sex: Lance Armstrong Can Still Live Strong

Sandip Roy | Posted 10.24.2012 | Sports
Sandip Roy

Armstrong might lose his seven titles, but he seems confident that he is in little danger of losing anything else. The public has become so inured to doping stories now that it pretty much assumes every athlete takes something or other in the race to the top.

International Cycling Union Not Ready To Comment On Armstrong Case

AP | GRAHAM DUNBAR | Posted 10.24.2012 | Sports

GENEVA — The International Cycling Union will wait for the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency to explain why Lance Armstrong should lose his seven Tour de ...