Tour de France

UCI: Tour winner list stays blank in Armstrong era

GENEVA (AP) – The International Cycling Union says the seven Tour de France titles stripped from Lance Armstrong for doping will not be awarded to any riders. The UCI also says Armstrong and “all other […]


Armstrong gets support from Aspen Art Museum

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) – Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has lost his Tour de France titles and the backing of major sponsors. But the Aspen Art Museum says it is standing by the part-time resident who […]


UCI agrees to strip Armstrong of his 7 Tour titles

GENEVA (AP) – Cycling’s governing body has agreed to strip Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles and ban him for life. UCI President Pat McQuaid announced Monday that the federation accepted the […]


Armstrong says last few weeks 'difficult'

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lance Armstrong says he’s been through a “difficult couple of weeks” and urged supporters of his cancer-fighting charity to stand behind its mission. Armstrong gave the welcoming remarks Friday night at […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Cyclist Floyd Landis admits defrauding contributors

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – Floyd Landis, who lost his 2006 Tour de France title to a doping conviction, admitted today that he defrauded more than 1,700 people who donated money to a fund for his […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]