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WFTV 9 Orlando
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White Housedidn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they return
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 34 minutes ago
didn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they returned home from Berlin 80 years ago. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the visit Wednesday night at a Team USA Awards ceremony. "That is why I'm... Read more
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CTV News
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickin 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesd
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
CTV News / Posted 40 minutes ago
in 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Tokyo 2020: Venue changes favoured as costs soarinclude moving rowing and canoeing some 400 km (250 miles) from Tokyo, would re
Tokyo 2020: Venue changes favoured as costs soar
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 51 minutes ago
include moving rowing and canoeing some 400 km (250 miles) from Tokyo, would require the approval of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and each sport's international federation. They are the latest in a series of embarrassing setbacks... Read more
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DW
Tokyo chiefs eyeing alternative venues with costs set to soar to $30 billion |Yuriko Koike at the closing ceremony of Rio 2016 All venue changes will have t
Tokyo chiefs eyeing alternative venues with costs set to soar to $30 billion |
DW / Posted 52 minutes ago
Yuriko Koike at the closing ceremony of Rio 2016 All venue changes will have to be approved by both the International Olympic Committee (IOC), and the respective sports international federations. Plagiarism and bribe among the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30B, experts saywell as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to
Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30B, experts say
KGTV San Diego / Posted an hour ago
well as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to discuss possible options with International Olympic Committee officials who are expected to visit Japan in the coming weeks. "We cannot impose the negative legacy onto... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickin 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesd
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted an hour ago
in 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Expert panel: Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30 billionwell as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to
Expert panel: Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30 billion
KTVN Reno / Posted an hour ago
well as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to discuss possible options with International Olympic Committee officials who are expected to visit Japan in the coming weeks. "We cannot impose the negative legacy onto... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickin 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesd
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted an hour ago
in 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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NBC Washington
1968 Olympians Smith, Carlos Support Kaepernick' Protestin 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1.'' Speaking Wednes
1968 Olympians Smith, Carlos Support Kaepernick' Protest
NBC Washington / Posted an hour ago
in 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1.'' Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickin 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesd
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted an hour ago
in 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Expert panel: Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30 billionwell as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to
Expert panel: Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30 billion
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted an hour ago
well as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to discuss possible options with International Olympic Committee officials who are expected to visit Japan in the coming weeks. "We cannot impose the negative legacy onto... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30B, experts saywell as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to
Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30B, experts say
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted an hour ago
well as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to discuss possible options with International Olympic Committee officials who are expected to visit Japan in the coming weeks. "We cannot impose the negative legacy onto... Read more
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TSN
Raised-fist protesters support Kaepernickin 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesd
Raised-fist protesters support Kaepernick
TSN / Posted an hour ago
in 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30B, experts saywell as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to
Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30B, experts say
KIVI Boise / Posted an hour ago
well as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to discuss possible options with International Olympic Committee officials who are expected to visit Japan in the coming weeks. "We cannot impose the negative legacy onto... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30B, experts saywell as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to
Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30B, experts say
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 hours ago
well as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to discuss possible options with International Olympic Committee officials who are expected to visit Japan in the coming weeks. "We cannot impose the negative legacy onto... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickin 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesd
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
in 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Expert panel: Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30 billionwell as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to
Expert panel: Tokyo Olympics costs could top $30 billion
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
well as finding new sites for swimming and volleyball. Koike said she plans to discuss possible options with International Olympic Committee officials who are expected to visit Japan in the coming weeks. "We cannot impose the negative legacy onto... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickin 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesd
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 hours ago
in 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Anthony Fowler apologises to Olympic Committee for betting on boxing matchesAnthony Fowler has apologised after he was 'severely' reprimanded by the Intern
Anthony Fowler apologises to Olympic Committee for betting on boxing matches
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 hours ago
Anthony Fowler has apologised after he was 'severely' reprimanded by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for betting on boxing matches during this summer's Rio games. The IOC issued 'severe reprimands' to Fowler, as well as Irish fighters... Read more
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Orange County Register
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White Housedidn’t receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they return
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House
Orange County Register / Posted 3 hours ago
didn’t receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they returned home from Berlin 80 years ago. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the visit Wednesday night at a Team USA Awards ceremony. “That is why I’m... Read more
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USA Today
Tokyo Olympics price tag could balloon to $30Bisland alongside Tokyo’s inner harbor. Any changes to the venue plans would req
Tokyo Olympics price tag could balloon to $30B
USA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
island alongside Tokyo’s inner harbor. Any changes to the venue plans would require approval from the International Olympic Committee and individual sports federations. Organizers already have received approval to move basketball, taekwondo... Read more
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New Kerala
Three boxers reprimanded by IOC for betting on Rio Olympics bouts - newkerala.com #125452NK Sports, Lausanne (Switzerland), Sep 29 : Three boxers have been severely rep
Three boxers reprimanded by IOC for betting on Rio Olympics bouts - newkerala.com #125452
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
NK Sports, Lausanne (Switzerland), Sep 29 : Three boxers have been severely reprimanded by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for betting on boxing bouts during the 2016 Rio Olympics. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the IOC said: "As... Read more
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FOX News
Wednesday's Sports In Briefracial inequality and police brutality. More from FoxSports Speaking Wednesda
Wednesday's Sports In Brief
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
racial inequality and police brutality. More from FoxSports Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tokyo to host 2020 Olympic GamesFukushima nuclear plant to land the 2020 edition of the world's biggest sportin
Tokyo to host 2020 Olympic Games
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
Fukushima nuclear plant to land the 2020 edition of the world's biggest sporting event. Members of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) meeting in Buenos Aires chose the Japanese capital, which previously hosted the Games in 1964, over... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
2020 Tokyo Olympics budget 'blows out four-fold'on her desk and on top of that pile was the 2020 Olympic Games. The bill for t
2020 Tokyo Olympics budget 'blows out four-fold'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
on her desk and on top of that pile was the 2020 Olympic Games. The bill for the games will be met by the International Olympic Committee, Japan's national Government and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government. Governor Koike's job is to ensure... Read more
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Mashable
Watch: Olympian couple enjoy soaking pedestrians in post-storm drive byHow much schadenfreude is too much? For Australian Olympic diver fresh outta R
Watch: Olympian couple enjoy soaking pedestrians in post-storm drive by
Mashable / Posted 7 hours ago
How much schadenfreude is too much? For Australian Olympic diver fresh outta Rio, Grant Nel and his partner, Australian Olympic Committee blogger Amanda Main, too much is never enough when it comes to drive-by pedestrian soakings. *evil... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Tokyo favors venue changes as 2020 Games costs soarinclude moving rowing and canoeing some 400 km (250 miles) from Tokyo, would re
Tokyo favors venue changes as 2020 Games costs soar
Reuters Sports News / Posted 8 hours ago
include moving rowing and canoeing some 400 km (250 miles) from Tokyo, would require the approval of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and each sport's international federation. They are the latest in a series of embarrassing setbacks... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tokyo favours venue changes as 2020 Games costs soarinclude moving rowing and canoeing some 400 km (250 miles) from Tokyo, would re
Tokyo favours venue changes as 2020 Games costs soar
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
include moving rowing and canoeing some 400 km (250 miles) from Tokyo, would require the approval of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and each sport's international federation. They are the latest in a series of embarrassing setbacks... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White Housedidn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they return
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House
Warren Times Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
didn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they returned home from Berlin 80 years ago. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the visit Wednesday night at a Team USA Awards ceremony. "That is why I'm... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
'No help for athletes'industry including athletes, coaches, sports physicians, administrators and med
'No help for athletes'
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 9 hours ago
industry including athletes, coaches, sports physicians, administrators and media practitioners. President of the T&T Olympic Committee (TTOC) Brian Lewis said the review had been an “extremely productive exercise” which offered an... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Ryan Lochte dad: New video vindicates sonlost his sponsors over the incident, but his father said he's now landed four n
Ryan Lochte dad: New video vindicates son
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 10 hours ago
lost his sponsors over the incident, but his father said he's now landed four new "better" endorsements. The U.S. Olympic Committee has banned Lochte from swimming for 10 months. His father calls the move “political.” Lochte said it’s out... Read more
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Inquirier.net
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White Houseand the others didn’t receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, af
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
and the others didn’t receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they returned home 80 years ago. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the visit Wednesday night at a Team USA Awards ceremony. “That is why I’m... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickin 1968. “He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1.” Speaking Wednesd
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
in 1968. “He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1.” Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they’ve been invited to since their protest, Smith says he’s backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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Pilipino Star
IOC sanctions 3 boxers for betting on fights at Rio OlympicsJaneiro Games. Ireland's Michael Conlan and Steve Donnelly and Britain's Anton
IOC sanctions 3 boxers for betting on fights at Rio Olympics
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
Janeiro Games. Ireland's Michael Conlan and Steve Donnelly and Britain's Antony Fowler were censured by the International Olympic Committee for violating anti-betting rules. None of the three won medals in Rio, although Irish amateur champion... Read more
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KTVN Reno
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White Housedidn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they return
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 hours ago
didn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they returned home from Berlin 80 years ago. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the visit Wednesday night at a Team USA Awards ceremony. "That is why I'm... Read more
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Salon.com
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White Housedidn’t receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they return
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House
Salon.com / Posted 12 hours ago
didn’t receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they returned home from Berlin 80 years ago. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the visit Wednesday night at a Team USA Awards ceremony. “That is why I’m... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickin 1968. �He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1.� Speaking Wednesd
Pajaronian Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
Register Pajaronian / Posted 12 hours ago
in 1968. �He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1.� Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they�ve been invited to since their protest, Smith says he�s backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White Housedidn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they return
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 hours ago
didn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they returned home from Berlin 80 years ago. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the visit Wednesday night at a Team USA Awards ceremony. "That is why I'm... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White Housedidn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they return
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 hours ago
didn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they returned home from Berlin 80 years ago. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the visit Wednesday night at a Team USA Awards ceremony. "That is why I'm... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White Housedidn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they return
1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 13 hours ago
didn't receive, the way some of their white counterparts did, after they returned home from Berlin 80 years ago. U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the visit Wednesday night at a Team USA Awards ceremony. "That is why I'm... Read more
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CBS News
1968 raised-fist protesters say they support Colin Kaepernickduring an event in Washington on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. Speaking Wednesday
1968 raised-fist protesters say they support Colin Kaepernick
CBS News / Posted 14 hours ago
during an event in Washington on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they’ve been invited to since their protest, Smith says he’s backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickto raise awareness about racial inequality and police brutality. Speaking Wedn
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 hours ago
to raise awareness about racial inequality and police brutality. Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickto raise awareness about racial inequality and police brutality. Speaking Wedn
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 14 hours ago
to raise awareness about racial inequality and police brutality. Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernickin 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesd
Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 hours ago
in 1968. "He stood up for the right to exercise Amendment 1." Speaking Wednesday at the Team USA Awards, the first U.S. Olympic Committee event they've been invited to since their protest, Smith says he's backing Kaepernick because his protest... Read more
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Orange County Register
L.A. city council raises questions over venue changes in 2024 Olympic bid2024 Olympic Games. Council had been expected Wednesday to approve documents L
L.A. city council raises questions over venue changes in 2024 Olympic bid
Orange County Register / Posted 16 hours ago
2024 Olympic Games. Council had been expected Wednesday to approve documents LA 2024 has to submit to the International Olympic Committee next week, but testimony on the submission before the full council was postponed to Friday after council... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio GamesThe International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB b
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio Games
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
The International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB boxer Anthony Fowler and Irish fighters Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly for betting on the boxing competition at Rio 2016, contrary to Olympic rules. As there is no... Read more
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Gazette
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio GamesThe International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB b
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio Games
Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
The International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB boxer Anthony Fowler and Irish fighters Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly for betting on the boxing competition at Rio 2016, contrary to Olympic rules. As there is no... Read more
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guardian-series
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio GamesThe International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB b
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio Games
guardian-series / Posted 17 hours ago
The International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB boxer Anthony Fowler and Irish fighters Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly for betting on the boxing competition at Rio 2016, contrary to Olympic rules. As there is no... Read more
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Harrow Times
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio GamesThe International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB b
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio Games
Harrow Times / Posted 17 hours ago
The International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB boxer Anthony Fowler and Irish fighters Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly for betting on the boxing competition at Rio 2016, contrary to Olympic rules. As there is no... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio GamesThe International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB b
Olympic boxers reprimanded for betting at Rio Games
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 18 hours ago
The International Olympic Committee has issued "severe reprimands" to Team GB boxer Anthony Fowler and Irish fighters Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly for betting on the boxing competition at Rio 2016, contrary to Olympic rules. As there is no... Read more
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