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Lance Armstrong celebrates on the podium after winning the bronze medal in the men's individual time trial of the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games in Sydney on Sept. 30, 2000. (credit: PEDRO UGARTE/AFP/Getty Images)

IOC Strips Lance Armstrong Of Olympic Medal

The International Olympic Committee has reportedly stripped Lance Armstrong of his bronze medal from the 2000 Sydney Olympics following his admission to doping.

01/17/2013

File photo of a Livestrong bracelet, a symbol synonymous with Lance Armstrong and his charity the Lance Armstrong Foundation.  (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Sampling Of Lance Armstrong’s Doping Denials

Before his abrupt U-turn in an interview this week with Oprah Winfrey, Lance Armstrong had, many times and in many forums, consistently denied that he used performance-enhancing drugs. Here is a sample of some of the cyclist’s choicest comments on the subject before he finally admitted to doping:

01/16/2013

Lance Armstrong, left, during his interview with Oprah Winfrey. (credit: Getty Images)

Livestrong Calls For Complete Truth From Armstrong Amid Doping Admission

The Livestrong charity Lance Armstrong founded says it expects the disgraced cyclist was “completely truthful and forthcoming” in his interview with Oprah Winfrey.

01/16/2013

In this handout photo provided by the Oprah Winfrey Network, Oprah Winfrey speaks with Lance Armstrong during an interview regarding the controversy surrounding his cycling career on Jan. 14, 2013 in Austin, Texas. (credit: George Burns/Oprah Winfrey Network via Getty Images)

CBS News: DOJ Turns Down Requests By Armstrong To Pay Millions To US Government, Become Federal Witness

The Justice Department turned down requests by Lance Armstrong to pay the federal government more than $5 million in compensation for the fraud he allegedly committed against the U.S. Postal Service and also to act as a federal witness, CBS News reports.

01/16/2013

A combo picture made on Jan. 15, 2013 in Paris, shows talk-show star Oprah Winfrey and former cycling champion Lance Armstrong. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY,TORSTEN BLACKWOOD/AFP/Getty Images)

Oprah: Armstrong ‘Did Not Come Clean In The Manner I Expected’

Oprah Winfrey says she was “satisfied” with Lance Armstrong’s answers after admitting to her he used performance-enhancing drugs during a 2 1/2 hour interview.

01/15/2013

Cyclist Lance Armstrong addresses participants at The LIVESTRONG Challenge Ride at the Palmer Events Center on Oct. 21, 2012 in Austin, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Attorney: Feds Highly Likely To Join Whistle-Blower Lawsuit Against Armstrong

Lance Armstrong has finally come clean.

01/15/2013

Cyclist Lance Armstrong addresses participants at The LIVESTRONG Challenge Ride at the Palmer Events Center on Oct. 21, 2012 in Austin, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Lance Armstrong Apologizes To Livestrong Staff Ahead Of Oprah Interview

A person with knowledge of the situation says Lance Armstrong has apologized to the staff at his Livestrong cancer foundation. He did so before heading to an interview with Oprah Winfrey.

01/14/2013

File photo of Lance Armstrong. (credit: Getty Images)

News Crews Stake Out Armstrong’s House

Local and international news crews are staking out positions in front of Lance Armstrong’s lush, Spanish-style villa ahead of the cyclist’s interview with Oprah Winfrey later Monday.

01/14/2013

File photo of United States Anti-Doping Agency Chief Executive Officer Travis Tygart. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

USADA Head: Armstrong Offered $250,000 Donation

The head of the United States Anti-Doping Agency claimed in a recent interview that former cyclist Lance Armstrong attempted to give a large sum of money to the organization, and that they were subject to death threats from fans of the fallen athlete.

01/09/2013

File photo of cyclist Lance Armstrong. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Report: Lance Armstrong Weighs Doping Admission

The New York Times reported Friday that Lance Armstrong, who has strongly denied the doping charges that led to him being stripped of his seven Tour de France titles, has told associates he is considering admitting to the use of performance-enhancing drugs.

01/05/2013

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