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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.


The International Cycling Union stated that if Lance Armstrong is stripped of his wins for doping then there will be no official winner of those seven years. (Photo by Darren Stewart/Gallo Images/Getty Images)

Tour De France Will Have No Official Winner If Armstrong Stripped

The Tour de France will have no official winner for the seven races from 1999-2005 if Lance Armstrong is stripped of his victories by the International Cycling Union.


Seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong attends the 2012 Paris Roubaix cycle race from Compiegne to Roubaix on April 8, 2012 in Paris, France. (credit: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Judge: ‘Court Not Inclined To Indulge Armstrong’s Desire For Publicity’

A federal judge handed Lance Armstrong a quick setback Monday as he went to court to save his seven Tour de France titles and his reputation as one of the greatest cyclists ever.