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Armstrong’s Tour legacy is no more

October 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune

GENEVA Seven lines of blanks. From 1999 to 2005. There will be no Tour de France winner in the record book for those years.
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Lance Armstrong stripped of all 7 Tour de France titles

October 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune

GENEVA (AP) — Lance Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life by cycling’s governing body Monday following a report from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that accused him of leading a massive doping program on his teams.
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Health fund in Ohio set up in Neil Armstrong’s memory

August 31, 2012 in West Central Tribune

CINCINNATI (AP) Two fellow lunar pioneers helped launch a children’s health fund Friday in memory of Neil Armstrong, whom they praised as an inspirational team player, a humble hero.
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Donors standing by Lance Armstrong’s foundation

August 28, 2012 in The Daily Republic

NEW YORK 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. Continue Reading

USADA strips 7 Tour de France titles from Lance Armstrong

August 24, 2012 in West Central Tribune

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency stripped Lance Armstrong’s seven Tour de France titles Friday, erasing one of the most incredible achievements in sports after deciding he had used performance-enhancing drugs to do it. Continue Reading

USADA to strip Lance Armstrong of 7 titles

August 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

AUSTIN, Texas The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said Thursday night it will strip Lance Armstrong of his unprecedented seven Tour de France titles after he declared he was finished fighting the drug charges that threaten his legacy as one of the greatest cyclists of all time. Continue Reading

Armstrong family heads to Costa Rica, Peru

August 23, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Farewell, fundraiser for family is Saturday at Worthington Airport
WORTHINGTON John and Gioconda Armstrong are taking their two children to San Jose, Costa Rica, on Monday. Continue Reading