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Olympic weightlifter loses his medal after testing positive for rat poison

Though usually used as a pesticide, rat poison can also be used to tighten tired muscles.

Mac Miller Postpones Australia and New Zealand Tour Dates

Here's why Mac Miller postponed his shows in Australia and New Zealand.

Macklemore Opens Up on Drug Relapse, Fatherhood and His Next Album

"My work ethic turns off-to-on in a second and I get happy again."
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The Science Behind What Separates Elite Endurance Athletes From Everyone Else

Why and how are some athletes better than others?

This Weekend, Get On Your Bike and See NYC's Underrated Borough

The annual Tour de Bronx is here, providing millennials with the perfect opportunity to explore a historical area of NYC and improve its reputation in the process.

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You Won't Believe the Reason Lance Armstrong Wants the Lawsuit Against Him Dismissed

Lance Armstrong's lawyers are arguing that he shouldn't be sued for lying about using drugs, because the United States Postal Service should have known better than to believe him.
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Mic Check: What Do Japan's Elections Mean For the World?

Today's PolicyMic newsletter, featuring my take on five top news stories and some of the best links from around the web.

It's Time for Women to Have Their Own Tour de France

Female cyclists have petitioned to join the Tour de France next year. It's long past due.

Lance Armstrong Tour De France: Does Anyone Care Now That He’s Banned for Life?

Lance Armstrong was a hero for a long time. After his doping confessions, Armstrong became a villain. Now, it seems that most of the public no longer pays attention to him.

Lance Armstrong Cyclist: Will He Ever Be Allowed in Sports Again?

Because of his long history of doping, officials at the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency made the right decision by banning Armstrong because leniency would send the wrong signal to other athletes.

Lance Armstrong Movie: Two Films to Be Made On Cyclist

Two movies based on Lance Armstrong's fall from grace are already in the works, but will J.J. Abrams and Bad Robot top Warner Bros.?
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Lance Armstrong Returns, Goes Swimming in U.S. Masters

The disgraced cyclist returns to competitive sports for the first time since being stripped of his seven Tour de France titles.

Lance Armstrong Doping Scandal: It’s Time to Legalize Drugs in Sports

It's becoming harder and harder to deny sports enhancing drugs are prevalent throughout all major athletic franchises. Maybe it's time we start letting athletes dope, and see how good sports get.

Lance Armstrong Sued For Selling 'Fiction' As Autobiography

Two California fans have submitted a complaint against the fallen athlete and his publishers.

Internet Backlash Spreads in Wake of Armstrong Interview With Oprah

Lance Armstrong isn't the first person to fess up to lying to the public, he isn't even the first to fess up to Oprah. So why is the internet backlash so strong?

Lance Armstrong Interview: 5 Highlights From the Sit Down With Oprah (VIDEO)

Disgraced biker Lance Armstrong sat with Oprah Winfrey to come clean after his previously denied doping scandal. Here's what he had to say.

Oprah Interview With Lance Armstrong: Why Armstrong is Not to Blame For Doping Scandal

Lance Armstrong is expected to release a confession during a televised interview with Oprah Winfrey. Looking at the Armstrong case, the blame falls squarely on the shoulders of American society.

Lance Armstrong Blood Doping: We Need to Forgive Him and Move On

Lance Armstrong's confession to using steroids is difficult for the American sports psyche, but we should forgive, not condemn, Armstrong, Bonds, Clemens, and other athletes for PED use.

Lance Armstrong Doping Scandal: Oprah Interview Gives Disgraced Biker a Shot At Redemption

Prior to taping his much anticipated confessional interview with Oprah Winfrey, disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong publicly apologized to the Livestrong Foundation.

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Lance Armstrong Oprah Interview LIVE: Where to Watch the Oprah Winfrey Lance Armstrong Interview

Former cyclist Lance Armstrong has given his first interview since being banned from competitive cycling over steroid abuse allegations to Oprah Winfrey, airing on Thursday and Friday.

Lance Armstrong Doping Scandal: He Didn't Cheat When He Beat Cancer, Let's Not Forget That

Lance Armstrong is caught in a doping scandal. But he didn't cheat when he beat cancer. He's still an inspiration to millions.

Lance Oprah Interview: What Armstrong Will Not Tell You

Will the disgraced cyclist address accounts that he bullied teammates into doping? Or fess up to all the illegal substances he's been accused of using?
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Did Lance Armstrong Use Steroids?

Lance Armstrong is set to confess he used performance-enhancing drugs during an interview with Oprah Winfrey airing Thursday and Friday. Do they include steroids?
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Livestrong: Is It Over For Lance Armstrong's Foundation After Oprah Interview?

With cyclist Lance Armstrong set to admit that he used performance enhancing drugs in an interview with Oprah Winfrey later this week, many are asking: What will happen to his cancer charity?

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Lance Armstrong EPO: A Timeline Of Other Athletes Who Have Used Blood Doping

Cyclist Lance Armstrong is scheduled to reveal in a taped interview that he used the hormone EPO to enhance his performance throughout his career. He's not the first athlete to have done so.

Lance Armstrong Oprah Interview: Is Lance Armstrong Plotting a Comeback?

On January 17, Lance Armstrong is sitting down with Oprah Winfrey to discuss his doping scandal. Three months after being officially implicated by the USADA, he is now talking. For what reason?

Skyfall Movie Review, Halloween Costumes 2012, and the Top Culture Stories This Week

The top PolicyMic culture stories from this week. "Cloud Atlas" is the best movie of the decade, Halloween's a-coming, and what's the deal with the new Lena Dunham ad?

Lance Armstrong Doping: Americans Will Always Remember Who Won 7 Tours de France

Lance Armstrong will remain more important to us fans than the sport in which he was one of many cheaters.