USADA Lobbies Justice Department To Join Lawsuit Against Lance ArmstrongThe head of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency lobbied Attorney General Eric Holder for the Justice Department to join a whistle-blower lawsuit against Lance Armstrong on the same day the cyclist confessed in an interview to performance-enhancing drug use.
CBS News: DOJ Turns Down Requests By Armstrong To Pay Millions To US Government, Become Federal WitnessThe 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.
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.
Attorney: Feds Highly Likely To Join Whistle-Blower Lawsuit Against ArmstrongLance Armstrong has finally come clean.
Lance Armstrong Apologizes To Livestrong Staff Ahead Of Oprah InterviewA 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.
Attorney Denies Armstrong Has Reached Out To USADA To Admit To DopingThe 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.
Armstrong Coach: Lance Victim Of 'Unjust' Legal CaseLance Armstrong's longtime coach came to his defense on Friday, saying the Texan is the victim of an "unjust" legal case that is likely to cost him his seven Tour de France victories.
WADA Believes Armstrong's Stance Raises Question On ChargesWorld Anti-Doping Agency President John Fahey says Lance Armstrong's decision to drop his fight against drug charges was an admission the allegations "had substance in them."
Armstrong Stripped Of 7 Tour De France Titles Over Doping ChargesU.S. Anti-Doping Agency chief executive Travis Tygart says the agency will ban Lance Armstrong from cycling for life and strip him of his seven Tour de France titles for doping.