NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012
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(Studio: Anne Thompson) The resignation of cycling champion Lance Armstrong from his Livestrong cancer charity and his loss of sponsors after the release of doping evidence examined; statement from Nike quoted; Nike ad shown; details given about how Nike stood by other athletes. [Livestrong supporter Peter D'AMICO- says Lance should come clean.] [“Sports Illustrated” David EPSTEIN- comments on Nike’s move.] [Livestrong CEO Doug ULMAN- comments on the foundation.] [V Foundation president emeritus Nick VALVANO- say people separate what you do in athletics and what you do in the real world.]
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