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Barrio Basketball In El Paso, Texas

For just $1, the Basketball in the Barrio camp teaches kids crossover dribbling, along with peace and harmony.
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Lance Armstrong's Seven Tour De France Titles Are Effectively Gone

His decision to no longer contest doping charges means his records should be "obliterated," the head of the World Anti-Doping Agency says.
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Comeback Kid: Brian Baker Rocks Tennis World

Brian Baker, 27, is a tennis player from Nashville, Tenn., who's had a Disney-like comeback season after being out of the sport for seven years with injuries. Baker started the season as 458th in the world. He's now 79th after making it to Wimbledon's fourth round. Now, Baker will be playing in his first U.S. Open since 2005.
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Armstrong To Be Stripped Of Cycling Records

Lance Armstrong says he will no longer fight doping charges. The seven-time Tour de France winner said he was tired of fighting "outlandish and heinous" accusations of drug use. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said it will strip Armstrong of his titles and ban him for life.
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Lance Armstrong Says He Won't Fight Doping Charges

The seven-time Tour de France winner said he was tired of fighting "outlandish and heinous" accusations of drug use. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said it was stripping Armstrong of his titles and banning him for life.
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Ravens Fans Cautioned About Possible Rabies Exposure

The Baltimore Ravens are known to have a rabid fanbase, but health officials are cautioning that a run-in with a bat at M&T Stadium may actually have put fans at risk for contracting rabies.

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A Sneak Preview Of The 2012 Paralympics

The Paralympic Games are the second largest sporting event in the world, after the Olympics, and begin August 29th. 4,000 elite disabled athletes will compete in 20 sports. Many of the sports are familiar, but others — like boccia and goalball — are unique to the Paralympics.

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