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Lance Armstrong has cycled back into the headlines. But first, this refresher.

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And now it's time for sports.

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Recipe For New Sports? Just Add A Drone

Feb 16, 2017

You may have heard of drone racing, but people keep coming up with new ways to enjoy these flying machines.

One of the latest twists on drone sports comes from Latvia.

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With Politics, NBA Speaks Its Mind

Feb 15, 2017

Athletics as escapism makes sense. A recent New York Times op-ed writer reminded us that that talking sports offers a "way for people who have diametrically opposed politics to share a beer at a bar."

Well, if you enjoy sports only as an escape from political give and take, there's some bad news: You can no longer enjoy the NBA.

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