tour de france

23,000 Police Mobilized to Protect Tour de France
PARIS (AP) — Cyclists at the Tour de France will be under the watch of an unprecedented force of 23,000 police, including SWAT-like intervention squads, as the government tries to ensure security amid extremist threats.
France has been in a state of emergency since attacks on Paris in November …
Seventh Stage of the Tour de France
FOUGERES, France (AP) — The latest from the seventh stage of the Tour de France
The lead of the five breakaway riders is decreasing quickly as sprinters teams Etixx-Quick Step and Lotto-Soudal have launched the chase.
With 70 kilometers left before the finish in the small Britany town of Fougeres, Kri…