ARMSTRONG - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ARMSTRONG News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Tour de France: Humble, ambitious Nibali had an early cycling dream http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230836-77/nibali-tour-cycling-armstrong.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230836-77/nibali-tour-cycling-armstrong.html.csp">Tour de France: Humble, ambitious Nibali had an early cycling dream</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jamey Keaten</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:54:36.659-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris • As a teenager, Vincenzo Nibali uprooted himself from his home in Sicily to head for Tuscany — and a career on a bike. Off to join a cycling program and move in with another family, Nibali left behind the video and photo shop of his father, a cycling fan, where the boy whiled away many hours watching footage of riders like Italian greats Felice Gimoni, Giuseppi Saronni and Francesco Moser. He left behind his grandfather, an Italian who once immigrated to Australia then returned to Sicily ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582308362014-07-27T22:54:36.659-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T22:54:36.659-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58230836@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:54:36 MDT NASA names building for Neil Armstrong http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58208031-68/armstrong-apollo-astronauts-building.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58208031-68/armstrong-apollo-astronauts-building.html.csp">NASA names building for Neil Armstrong</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T18:47:01.832-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 06:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NASA honored one of its most famous astronauts Monday by renaming a historic building at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It now bears the name of Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon when the Apollo 11 mission landed there 45 years ago. Armstrong, who died in 2012, was remembered at a ceremony as not only an astronaut but also as an aerospace engineer, a test pilot and university professor. Michael Collins, who orbited the moon as Armstrong took his historic steps on July 20, 1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58208031@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:47:01 MDT Lance Armstrong met cycling doping panel in May http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196452-77/armstrong-doping-cycling-peters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196452-77/armstrong-doping-cycling-peters.html.csp">Lance Armstrong met cycling doping panel in May</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T23:12:02.76-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • Lance Armstrong talked for several hours with cycling investigators about doping in the sport’s past, said an attorney for the champion who was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles over his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Armstrong attorney Elliot Peters told The Associated Press that Armstrong set up the meeting and sat for questions for seven hours on May 22, and described the session as a hotel outside Dulles Airport in Washington, D.C., as a “very good meeting.” “T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196452@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:02 MDT Review: New Neil Armstrong book glides, not soars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58171562-223/armstrong-book-barbree-space.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58171562-223/armstrong-book-barbree-space.html.csp">Review: New Neil Armstrong book glides, not soars</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROB MERRILL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T12:41:34.572-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 12:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This is not a definitive biography of the man who first walked on the moon. It’s not even authorized by his family, whatever that means. But it certainly should be. There’s not a negative word about America’s space hero in Jay Barbree’s new book. Barbree — the NBC News space correspondent who has covered every manned U.S. mission — was friends with Armstrong for decades. The book draws on their conversations as well as hundreds of other interviews and NASA transcripts to recount Armstrong’s enti...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581715622014-07-18T12:41:34.572-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T12:41:34.572-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58171562@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:41:34 MDT