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Bradley Wiggins won't compete in the Tour de France again after admitting he is "done" with road racing.
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Authorities hope to learn if a psychiatrist had concerns about a patient who allegedly killed a case worker at a suburban Philadelphia hospital before the doctor pulled out his own gun to protect himself.
The Slovak rider has an unassailable lead in the sprinters' points competition but has been found wanting for power in bunch finishes Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
If you head out on your bike between Coolangatta to Paradise Point on the Gold Coast, it's very likely you will see a sign: 'The Darren Smith Memorial Route'.
The Tour de France's final day in the mountains saw both of France's podium hopefuls rise in the overall standings, while Vincenzo Nibali won atop the punishing Hautacam climb to leave the peloton even further in his slipstream.
The stage: 145.5 kilometers from Pau to the summit finish at Hautacam, rated "beyond category" in the Tour jargon to describe the most difficult climbs.
Race leader Astana team rider Vincenzo Nibali of Italy celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 145.5km 18th stage of the Tour de France cycling race between Pau and Hautacam, July 24, 2014.
A man believed to have provided the gun used by Boston Marathon bombing suspects to kill a university police officer has been arrested on drug and weapon charges.
It is possible to have too much of a good thing, according to Brad Wiggins . In 2012 he won the Tour de France and a gold medal at the London Olympics time trial but now seems to have some regrets due to way it affected his private life.
Jack Bauer cried, and it would have been easy to shed tears with him. The Kiwi cyclist's amazing tilt at a stage win in the horrendously gruelling Tour de France was up there with the best sports action of the year, or any year.
The Tour de France neophyte often relies on the advice of more experienced hands as he looks to survive the rigours of La Grande Boucle, but sometimes, there's nothing quite like the reassurance of his peers.
The 166 riders still standing out of the 198 who set out from Leeds, England on July 5 have one more lung-busting day in the mountains on Thursday, when the legendary 2,115-meter Tourmalet and the infamous Hautacam climbs could well settle the race's final podium placings.
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Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in the fall against Democrat Michelle Nunn... Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle ... (more)
The Tour de France has quite a history. Every year it brings thousands of dedicated fans to watch three weeks of uphill battles and long stages, falls and failures, wins and newly broken records.
American rider Tejay van Garderen was the biggest loser among the Top 10 yellow jersey contenders, blowing up on the first "beyond category" Pyreneen climb and most likely losing his chance of becoming the first American to score a Tour de France podium finish since Greg Lemond 24 years ago.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 09:39 am
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