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Armstrong recently appeared opposite Oprah Winfrey and apologized for telling untruths about doping during his cycling career. (credit: Getty Images)

Doctor Ferrari: Armstrong Didn’t Need To Dope

Lance Armstrong’s disgraced former doctor Michele Ferrari says the American cyclist could have been just as successful without doping.

01/24/2013

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

File photo of Lance Armstrong, left, and Oprah Winfrey. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY,TORSTEN BLACKWOOD/AFP/Getty Images)

WADA: Armstrong Needs To Confess To Doping Under Oath

The World Anti-Doping Agency says Lance Armstrong must confess under oath to seek a reduction in his lifetime ban from sports for doping during seven Tour de France victories.

01/15/2013

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

File photo of Lance Armstong during a speech.  (credit:  Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

AP Source: Armstrong Tells Oprah He Doped

A person familiar with the situation says Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey during an interview Monday that he used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.

01/14/2013

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

Lance Armstrong (Discovery Channel/USA) leaves the podium after retaining the yellow jersey as overall leader at the end of the eighth stage of the 92nd Tour de France cycling race between Pforzheim and Gerardmer, on July 9, 2005. (credit: SEBASTIEN BERDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Attorney Denies Armstrong Has Reached Out To USADA To Admit To Doping

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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