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Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong unwelcomed at 100th Tour de France

...doping in the sport.Armstrong told Le Monde that he still considers himself the...but in answering questions from Le Monde ? a newspaper he scorned when he was...endurance where oxygen is decisive," Le Monde quoted Armstrong as saying. It published...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-06-28/disgraced-cyclist-la
Trapped bus causes chaos during first stage of Tour de France

...fault of Lance Armstrong. The disgraced former champion now stripped of his seven Tour wins caused a stir by telling Le Monde that he couldn't have won the race without doping.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-06-29/trapped-bus-causes-c
Armstrong says he didn't admit doping

...champion called the allegations in Le Monde, France's most prestigious newspaper, "stale, unfounded and untrue." Le Monde reported Friday that it received a...Michigan was not immediately returned. Le Monde reported that Frankie Andreu gave...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/24/oth_86526.shtml
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European banker calls for budgets control

...finances as a response to the continent's government debt crisis.In an interview published Monday in the French daily Le Monde , Trichet said that existing European treaties would permit the kind of "control and surveillance" of governments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-05-31/european-banker-calls-budg
Business
French newspapers face tough choices

...such illustrious French titles as Le Monde, Le Figaro and Liberation, as the...to bring in new private partners. Le Monde, which has cut editorial sections...from prison. Internal dissent over Le Monde's recent turn toward a softer editorial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/08/bus_436592.shtml
Business
Lance Armstrong's fall might help cycling

...cheaters what can happen to them if they dope.Former Tour de France champion Bernard Thevenet told French newspaper Le Monde that Armstrong's lifetime ban and the expected loss of his seven Tour de France titles "is really a very strong message...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-08-24/lance-armstrongs-fal
French kiss-off

...it off. But a recent poll indicates our differences with France are neither childish nor superficial. The poll, in Le Monde, shows that only a third of the French support the coalition. And, remarkably - unbelievably - a third of France's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/05/edi_475147.shtml
Editorials
Officials seek to expel two competitors

...stages. Also, Tour organizers have contacted judicial officials in San Remo, Italy, in response to an article in the Le Monde newspaper last week. The paper reported that one of Lance Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service teammates, Czech Pavel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/13/oth_422060.shtml
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Editorial attack on McKinney is unfair

...concerns are not new, nor are they limited to her. They have been all over the foreign press - Le Figaro, The Guardian, Le Monde, Asia Times, the British Broadcasting Corp., the Toronto Star, etc., as well as portions of the U.S. press...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/25/let_340582.shtml
Letters
Overtime

...the Tour, while teammate and seven-time champion Lance Armstrong finished third in his return from retirement. The Le Monde newspaper Web site said Wednesday that a police report given to prosecutors says that syringes belonging to Astana were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/24/oth_560707.shtml
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