Lance Armstrong

Armstrong: Nike out, Lance steps down

NEW YORK (AP) – Nike is severing ties with famed cyclist Lance Armstrong, citing insurmountable evidence that he participated in doping and misled the company for more than a decade. The clothing and footwear company […]

10/17/2012

11 teammates testified in case against Armstrong

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says 11 of Lance Armstrong’s former teammates testified against him in its investigation of the cyclist, revealing “the most sophisticated, professionalized and successful doping program that […]

10/10/2012

Armstrong says he's 7-time Tour de France champ

MONTREAL (AP) – Lance Armstrong introduced himself as a seven-time Tour de France champion at a cancer conference in Montreal on Wednesday. “My name is Lance Armstrong. I am a cancer survivor,” he said to […]

08/29/2012

Donors standing by Lance Armstrong's foundation

NEW YORK (AP) – Lance Armstrong’s reputation may be in tatters but in the eyes of corporate and individual donors, his charity still wears an unsullied yellow jersey. Armstrong announced last week he would no […]

08/28/2012

Tour titles stripped from Lance Armstrong (with list)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency stripped Lance Armstrong‘s seven Tour de France titles today, erasing one of the most incredible achievements in sports after deciding he had used performance-enhancing drugs to […]

08/24/2012

Nike stands by Armstrong

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – One of Lance Armstrong’s sponsors is standing by him, even though he has stopped fighting the drug case brought against him by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. Armstrong could soon lose his […]

08/24/2012

Judge dismisses Armstrong's case against USADA

(AP) – A federal judge in Austin, Texas, has thrown out Lance Armstrong’s lawsuit against the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, an attempt to stop the drug case against the seven-time Tour de France winner. Armstrong has […]

08/20/2012

Armstrong attorney: Lance gets 30-day extension

(AP) – Lance Armstrong’s attorney says the United States Anti-Doping Agency has granted Armstrong a 30-day extension to answer doping charges while the seven-time Tour de France winner challenges the case in federal court. The […]

07/11/2012

3 Armstrong associates get lifetime bans

(AP) – The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has issued lifetime sports bans to three former staff members and consultants for some of Lance Armstrong’s winning Tour de France teams. Luis Garcia del Moral of Spain was […]

07/10/2012

Calif. voters split on tax targeted by Big Tobacco

(AP) – It’s still too close to call the California initiative to raise the tax on tobacco products. As of Wednesday morning, opposition to the increase leads by just over 1 percent, or about 64,000 […]

06/06/2012

Lance Armstrong talks about Prop. 29

Lance Armstrong spoke with KFWB’s Maggie McKay and Michael Shappee about his connection to California’s Proposition 29. Click play to listen to this important discussion:    

06/04/2012

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