From CN, today's stage of the Grossetto stage race in Italy was neutralized at the finish in protest Update [2008-2-16 20:22:21 by chris]:concerning a dangerous finish. Also thieves broke into the
van ofLotto truck and stole 16 bikes from Yaroslav Popovych and Volodimir Bileka. Stolen bikes aren't a completely new story, though this sounds particularly awful.
Take-home message: don't buy used pro tour bikes on eBay unless you know where they're coming from.