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  1. 5 things to know for your New Day - Tuesday, February 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    Americans are unhappy with Obama's handling of ISIS. Winter storm hammers East Coast and the South. And Lance Armstrong owes $10 million in Tour de France bonuses. Numbers down: Americans are increasingly unhappy with the President's handling of ...

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  2. Arbitration panel rules against Armstrong in fraud case - Tue, 17 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    An arbitration panel ordered Lance Armstrong and Tailwind Sports Corp. to pay $10 million in a fraud dispute with a promotions company for what it called an "unparalleled pageant of international perjury, fraud and conspiracy" that covered up his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Dallas-based SCA Promotions announced the 2-1 decision against the former cyclist when its lawyers said Monday they had asked Texas' 116th Civil District Court in Dallas to confirm the arbitration ruling, dated Feb. 4. The panel included a neutral chairman, who ruled in favor of SCA, and one person selected by each side.

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  3. Disgraced Cyclist Lance Armstrong Loses $10M LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | International Business Times

    Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has been ordered by a court to pay $10 million after losing a lawsuit against insurance firm SCA Promotions Inc. The insurance company gave Armstrong $7.5 million in 2006 as part of his bonuses for winning seven Tour de France during his career. Armstrong "The award, which must be paid directly to SCA, is believed to be the largest award of sanctions assessed against an individual in American judicial history," the insurance firm said in a statement published by BBC.com .

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  4. World sports briefs: Armstrong loses talks, ordered to pay $10MRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Courts a An arbitration panel ordered Lance Armstrong and Tailwind Sports Corp. to pay $10 million in a fraud dispute with a promotions company for what it called an "unparalleled pageant of international perjury, fraud and conspiracy" that covered up his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Dallas-based SCA Promotions announced the 2-1 decision against the former cyclist when its lawyers said Monday they had asked Texas' 116th Civil District Court in Dallas to confirm the arbitration ruling, dated Feb. 4. The panel included a neutral chairman, who ruled in favor of SCA, and one person selected by each side.

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  5. NoteworthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... by a neurosurgeon while undergoing further testing. Cycling: A three-man arbitration panel has ordered Lance Armstrong and Tailwind Sports to pay $10 million in a fraud dispute with Dallas-based SCA Promotions. SCA paid Armstrong about $12 million ...

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  6. Lance Armstrong loses $10 million lawsuitRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    Lance Armstrong is ordered to pay back $10 million from a former sponsor after an arbitrator rules the disgraced cyclist engaged in "unparalleled" perjury, fraud and conspiracy. Editor-in-Chief: Nguyen Quang Thong 248 Cong Quynh St. , Distr.

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  7. Lance Armstrong ordered to pay millions for his sinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Former cyclist and hero Lance Armstrong was ordered to pay $10 million dollars by an arbitration committee; according to a February 16 article on MSN.com . Armstrong and Tailwind Sports Corp were charged with fraud.

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  8. The Tiger Woods/PED ThreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Sand Trap

    ... also haven't heard any rumors/gossip from instructors I know that teach on tour. Yeah, the accusations about Lance Armstrong were out years before any investigation began. There's been the occasional odd speculation here and there from random people ...

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  9. Shamed Lance Armstrong told to hand back $10m bonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Independent.ie

    Lance Armstrong has been ordered to pay $10m to SCA Promotions, the Dallas-based company that paid him around $12m in bonuses during his career. The dispute with SCA dates back to 2005, when the firm withheld bonuses due to concerns that the Texan had cheated.

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  10. Top Crime Stories for the Week Ending February 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Boston.com

    Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong and former music mogul Suge Knight both in the news last week for driving incidents.

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  11. Dean Smith much more than a coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... of his retirement in 1997. Whether it's pondering Moose McNuggets at the McDonald's in Norway or chasing Lance Armstrong up some mountaintop in France, Gil LeBreton has been entertaining Star-Telegram readers for nearly 30 years. He's covered 21 ...

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  12. Editorial: These sports 'heros' know what they really areRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Pocono Record

    * Disgraced pedal-pumper extraordinaire Lance Armstrong, accused of mowing down two pedestrians with his car in Las Vegas, saying his girlfriend did it. This quick survey shows just a few of the ways athletes and/or their officials use to gain a competitive advantage - or, in Armstrong's case, to preserve their very hides.

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  13. UFC Withholds $6M Payment To Anderson Silva Following Failed Drug TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | International Business Times

    ... has also prompted Georges St.-Pierre's coach Firas Zahabi to compare the renowned fighter to cycling's Lance Armstrong. The 39-year-old is widely considered the greatest fighter of all time but the recent controversy has put a strong doubt into all ...

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  14. STRESSED: Rosie Out at - View' Over Health ScareRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    ... make s-t up like Brian WilliamsI escaped on 9/11 from the Twin Towers. No, I didn't; I got mixed up. F-king Lance Armstrong liar. a I was in a helicopter that got hit by an RPG. I forgot I wasn't in it. I wrote and directed A League of Their Own . ...

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  15. Top crime stories for the week ending February 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Reuters

    Lance Armstrong does a hit and run, a fake kidnapping backfires, and shooting incidents top the U.S.'s crime stories. Justin Mitchell reports.

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  16. St-Pierre's trainer compares Anderson Silva to Lance Armstrong, warns ...Read the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... his take, and he did not mince words speaking with La Presse in Montreal . "It's horrible for the sport. Lance Armstrong has not helped the sport of cycling. A lot of people were inspired by his story and afterwards we find out that it's a lie. ...

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  17. Georges St-Pierre's Coach Compares Anderson Silva to Lance ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    ... spoke to LaPresse.ca , expressing his shock at the Silva drug test, comparing Silva to disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong . Armstrong, a cancer survivor that stormed his way to seven consecutive Tour de France victories, has been banned from his ...

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  18. Firas Zahabi compares Anderson Silva to Lance Armstrong, says someone ...Read the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    Georges St-Pierre's longtime coach told La Presse in Montreal that Silva's story is "similar" to that of Lance Armstrong, the disgraced cyclist who was stripped of his seven Tour de France victories amid a doping scandal. "It's horrible for the sport," Zahabi told La Presse .

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  19. Brian Williams: Innocence LostBy Joe RandazzoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    ... executives can sometimes be hurtful and dishonest. But did we learn our lesson? Or what about the time that Lance Armstrong lied about using steroids when he rode his bicycle around in all those bicycle races? We were positively scandalized as a ...

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  20. The Lighter Side of the News: Give your love a practical, yet romantic appRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... he was right. But it can be cathartic once in awhile, like in a headline such as this one. " Aspen police: Lance Armstrong hit parked cars, blamed girlfriend ": Wow. Apparently he takes offense when A-Rod is cited as the most disliked athlete and ...

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