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The Register NorthJersey.com
Big crowds prove U.S. should host World Cup in ’26and kickbacks. The next two World Cup sites won’t change regardless of the cor
Big crowds prove U.S. should host World Cup in ’26
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted an hour ago
and kickbacks. The next two World Cup sites won’t change regardless of the corruption scandal, with Russia using its post-Sochi Olympic experience to host in 2018 and Qatar still on track for 2022. But when bids for 2026 go under evaluation... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Big crowds prove U.S. should host Cup in ’26and kickbacks. The next two World Cup sites won’t change regardless of the cor
Big crowds prove U.S. should host Cup in ’26
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 hours ago
and kickbacks. The next two World Cup sites won’t change regardless of the corruption scandal, with Russia using its post-Sochi Olympic experience to host in 2018 and Qatar still on track for 2022. But when bids for 2026 go under evaluation... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Canada comes up short against Cuba at beach volleyball Olympic qualifierSchachter and Grant O'Gorman/Sam Pedlow as they still have one final chance to
Canada comes up short against Cuba at beach volleyball Olympic qualifier
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
Schachter and Grant O'Gorman/Sam Pedlow as they still have one final chance to qualify through the FIVB Continental Cup in Sochi, Russia in July. "Our athletes poured their hearts and souls into this tournament, and I'm proud of how we came... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lewis Hamilton is enjoying himself and believes best is yet to comeor half an hour. In a relaxed state. Hamilton and Rosberg, friends since they
Lewis Hamilton is enjoying himself and believes best is yet to come
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
or half an hour. In a relaxed state. Hamilton and Rosberg, friends since they were in their teens, stand on the podium in Sochi in March Rosberg (left) runs into team-mate Hamilton at the start of the Canadian GP earlier this month ‘We are going... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Track and field? Good start. Now ban the rest of Russia's team.after fleeing to Los Angeles, told the world that he was part of a state-run do
Track and field? Good start. Now ban the rest of Russia's team.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
after fleeing to Los Angeles, told the world that he was part of a state-run doping program at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The perpetrators juiced up Russian athletes with steroids and escaped detection by swapping out athletes'... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
WADA let Russians slidethat WADA allowed Grigory Rodchenkov, who already was under investigation, to o
WADA let Russians slide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
that WADA allowed Grigory Rodchenkov, who already was under investigation, to operate the Russian doping lab at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Rodchenkov later said that at Sochi, he substituted clean samples for the tainted urine of at least 15... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How a Kiwi helped expose some of sport's biggest scandalsby [anti-doping crusader] Richard Pound. The lab received a suspended suspensio
How a Kiwi helped expose some of sport's biggest scandals
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
by [anti-doping crusader] Richard Pound. The lab received a suspended suspension allowing them to operate during the Sochi Olympics. We weren't in a position to appeal, only the lab could. Ironically that led to more evidence. HoS: Did the... Read more
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TSN
A timeline of events in Subban's Habs tenureNorris win was the 12th such victory by a Canadiens player. January 7, 2014 -
A timeline of events in Subban's Habs tenure
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
Norris win was the 12th such victory by a Canadiens player. January 7, 2014 - Subban named to Canadian team for Sochi Olympics. He would appear in one game for the team as Canada won its second consecutive gold medal. July 5, 2014 -... Read more
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The Moscow Times
The Russian Internet Laughs Over Brexitnews website Vkurse.ru reported Wednesday. Russia is prepared to hold bilatera
The Russian Internet Laughs Over Brexit
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
news website Vkurse.ru reported Wednesday. Russia is prepared to hold bilateral talks with the Turkish Foreign Minister in Sochi, according to Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Vasily Nebezhnya, the RIA Novosti news agency reported... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Beyond spiritualitydiscoveries. As the choir continues to develop, in the meantime, in July it wi
Beyond spirituality
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
discoveries. As the choir continues to develop, in the meantime, in July it will perform at the 9th World Choir Games in Sochi, Russia. According to the event’s web site, the World Choir Games “are an international choir festival taking place... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Beach volleyball: Pressure on Rio contendersagainst them - could face either Qatar or Kazakhstan in the final. The silver
Beach volleyball: Pressure on Rio contenders
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
against them - could face either Qatar or Kazakhstan in the final. The silver and bronze medallist will have an opportunity to compete against the other continental runners-up for the final Olympic two spots at a tournament in So... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Troubled COC turns to John Furlong to punch up next Olympic bidsounding board for cities that want the Olympics and don’t know where to go to
Troubled COC turns to John Furlong to punch up next Olympic bid
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
sounding board for cities that want the Olympics and don’t know where to go to get advice.” The conference also discussed Sochi’s Olympic record of spending an eye-popping $52-billion on the Games, while stirring controversy over the ban against... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Ruskies in Rio? Nyet!claimed that at least four Russian winter sports athletes won gold medals while
Ruskies in Rio? Nyet!
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
claimed that at least four Russian winter sports athletes won gold medals while on steroids at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Russian track and field athletes will not be sunning themselves in sunny Rio de Janeiro later this summer. Perhaps... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Mission impossible for 2 Brazilian MLB players: defending Rio GamesBecause the expectations aren't particularly high, Rio has a chance to make its
Mission impossible for 2 Brazilian MLB players: defending Rio Games
Yahoo Sports / Posted 3 days ago
Because the expectations aren't particularly high, Rio has a chance to make itself and Brazil look competent. While the Sochi Games remain infamous for their misuse of money, stray-dog killings and slapdash lodging, the fear of black-widow... Read more
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Northern Echo
Veteran turned archer is selected to be part of the British Paralympic team heading to Rio ina team bronze and placing sixth and winning a team bronze in the Czech Republic
Veteran turned archer is selected to be part of the British Paralympic team heading to Rio in
Northern Echo / Posted 3 days ago
a team bronze and placing sixth and winning a team bronze in the Czech Republic. He was also selected to spend 10 days in Sochi as part of the British Paralympic Association's Paralympic Inspiration Programme after being talent spotted at Phoenix... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
IAAF issues guidelines on Russian track athletesFeb. 7, 2014 file photo the Russian and the Olympic flags wave during the openi
IAAF issues guidelines on Russian track athletes
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Feb. 7, 2014 file photo the Russian and the Olympic flags wave during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Olympic leaders met Tuesday, June 21, 2016 to consider further steps to crack down on doping ahead of the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Wants Bilateral Talks with Turkish Foreign Minister in SochiRussia is prepared to hold bilateral talks with the Turkish Foreign Minister in
Russia Wants Bilateral Talks with Turkish Foreign Minister in Sochi
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
Russia is prepared to hold bilateral talks with the Turkish Foreign Minister in Sochi, according to Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Vasily Nebezhnya, the RIA Novosti news agency reported Thursday. A meeting of foreign ministers from the member... Read more
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ESPN
Chinese, Russian swimmers under investigationand Chinese swimmers in conjunction with FINA. Reedie noted "a wave of new tro
Chinese, Russian swimmers under investigation
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
and Chinese swimmers in conjunction with FINA. Reedie noted "a wave of new troubling allegations" about doping at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, including the systemic manipulation of urine and blood samples. He said WADA fully backed the... Read more
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ESPN
Senator pressing WADA on response to Russiaalleged there was a "Vancouver List" similar to the list of medal-winning Russi
Senator pressing WADA on response to Russia
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
alleged there was a "Vancouver List" similar to the list of medal-winning Russian athletes at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, "who defeated testing for use of performance enhancing drugs by means of an organized tampering... Read more
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ESPN
WADA wants Russians to be independent at Riolooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA wants Russians to be independent at Rio
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Who is Mr Mutko, Russia's Embattled Sports Ministeraccented speech for Russia�s World Cup bid was�widely ridiculed, but it made hi
Who is Mr Mutko, Russia's Embattled Sports Minister
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
accented speech for Russia�s World Cup bid was�widely ridiculed, but it made him more human. More success followed in Sochi when the Black Sea resort was transformed into a world-class site for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Adding to the general... Read more
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SportsFan
Lassila to shoot for 5th Winter Olympicsa gold medallist from Vancouver in 2010, has agonised over the decision since a
Lassila to shoot for 5th Winter Olympics
SportsFan / Posted 4 days ago
a gold medallist from Vancouver in 2010, has agonised over the decision since also taking out bronze two years ago at the Sochi Games. She kept fit with the thought of the Pyeongchang Games in the back of her mind; this month's go-ahead for the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Let Rio Olympics be the last Olympicsas a way to promote world peace. But it's not as though there has been a short
Let Rio Olympics be the last Olympics
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
as a way to promote world peace. But it's not as though there has been a shortage of wars in the interim. Remember the Sochi Winter Olympics a couple of years ago? IOC President Thomas Bach, during the closing ceremony, made a point to single... Read more
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TSN
Rocque to coach China's Olympic men’s curling teamin PyeongChang, South Korea. It’s the second time Rocque will be coaching Chin
Rocque to coach China's Olympic men’s curling team
TSN / Posted 4 days ago
in PyeongChang, South Korea. It’s the second time Rocque will be coaching China at the Winter Olympics. In 2014 at Sochi, Russia, he helped the Chinese men finish a respectable fourth, pushing Sweden’s Niklas Edin to an extra end before... Read more
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Vail Daily
Back in the saddle, with no shortage of opinionsWorld Cup. As far as the Olympics go, the next step is to strip the medals tha
Back in the saddle, with no shortage of opinions
Vail Daily / Posted 4 days ago
World Cup. As far as the Olympics go, the next step is to strip the medals that were won by offending Russian athletes at Sochi in 2014. The World Cup is simple … just move it to the United States. The 1994 World Cup remains the most well-attended... Read more
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examiner.com
Rio Olympics troubles merit a U.S. State Department alert for anxious Americansan elevated risk of terrorist attacks.” Many may recall the State Department i
Rio Olympics troubles merit a U.S. State Department alert for anxious Americans
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
an elevated risk of terrorist attacks.” Many may recall the State Department issuing a travel alert weeks before the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics in January 2014 that urged Americans to be cautious given the terrorism that threatened that... Read more
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Vail Daily
Back in the saddle, and with no shortage of opinionsWorld Cup. As far as the Olympics go, the next step is to strip the medals tha
Back in the saddle, and with no shortage of opinions
Vail Daily / Posted 4 days ago
World Cup. As far as the Olympics go, the next step is to strip the medals that were won by offending Russian athletes at Sochi in 2014. The World Cup is simple … just move it to the United States. The 1994 World Cup remains the most well-attended... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Second time a charm, say Games boostersproven we can put on a good Games,” he said. “I really feel the IOC are now hu
Second time a charm, say Games boosters
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
proven we can put on a good Games,” he said. “I really feel the IOC are now hunting for credible hosts after we had Sochi, which was a stretch and Beijing for the Winter Games? Come on.” Likely trouble in Rio de Janeiro this summer will... Read more
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Brandon Sun
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Gameslooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Gameslooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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First Coast News
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Gameslooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Gameslooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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KTVB Boise
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Gameslooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Gameslooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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Japan Today
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games ‹ Japan Todaylooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It’s a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Gameslooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Gameslooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Gameslooking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities
WADA: Russian track athletes should be independent at Games
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
looking into allegations the Russian government helped anti-doping authorities manipulate urine samples at the Sochi Olympics to avoid positive tests. It's a probe that could have implications for the entire Russian sports program and... Read more
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Reuters
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope testsThe Russian national flag (R) and the Olympic flag are seen during the closing
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope tests
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
The Russian national flag (R) and the Olympic flag are seen during the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Russia, February 23, 2014. LONDON Russia's weightlifters face being banned from the Rio Olympics, subject to confirmation by... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope testsThe Russian national flag (R) and the Olympic flag are seen during the closing
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope tests
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
The Russian national flag (R) and the Olympic flag are seen during the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Russia, February 23, 2014. LONDON Russia's weightlifters face being banned from the Rio Olympics, subject to confirmation by... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan, Russia hold talks on elusive WWII peace treaty ‹ Japan Todaymarked the first negotiation between Japan and Russia since Prime Minister Shin
Japan, Russia hold talks on elusive WWII peace treaty ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
marked the first negotiation between Japan and Russia since Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and President Vladimir Putin met in Sochi in May to discuss the dispute. Abe, during the meeting—a rare visit to Russia by a Group of Seven leader—agreed with... Read more
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Salon.com
Many questions still open after Olympic doping summitlab director Grigory Rodchenkov that he was involved in a state-backed doping c
Many questions still open after Olympic doping summit
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
lab director Grigory Rodchenkov that he was involved in a state-backed doping conspiracy involving the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, including brazen manipulation of drug samples. McLaren is due to issue his findings by July 15. Should he confirm... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Charlie's Inside Cornerclaimed that at least four Russian winter sports athletes won gold medals while
Charlie's Inside Corner
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
claimed that at least four Russian winter sports athletes won gold medals while on steroids at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Russian track and field athletes will not be sunning themselves in sunny Rio de Janeiro later this summer. Perhaps... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Japan and Russia finally begin talks on signing World War Two peace treatyRussian president agreed in talks with Shinzo Abe, the Japanese prime minister,
Japan and Russia finally begin talks on signing World War Two peace treaty
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Russian president agreed in talks with Shinzo Abe, the Japanese prime minister, in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi in May that the two sides need a "new approach" in order to move the peace treaty negotiations forward. Speaking to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan, Russia hold talks on elusive WWII peace treatymarked the first negotiation between Japan and Russia since Prime Minister Shin
Japan, Russia hold talks on elusive WWII peace treaty
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
marked the first negotiation between Japan and Russia since Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and President Vladimir Putin met in Sochi in May to discuss the dispute. Abe, during the meeting - a rare visit to Russia by a Group of Seven leader - agreed... Read more
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TSN
Callahan injury opens WC door for Kesselbe able to play with him and Haggy.” The Madison, Wis., native led the America
Callahan injury opens WC door for Kessel
TSN / Posted 4 days ago
be able to play with him and Haggy.” The Madison, Wis., native led the Americans in scoring at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi with eight points in six games. He also represented Team USA at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics and spent two full seasons... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Brennan: Why the IOC is going soft on Russianswants? Because Putin is the fellow who spent $51 billion to put a Winter Olympi
Brennan: Why the IOC is going soft on Russians
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
wants? Because Putin is the fellow who spent $51 billion to put a Winter Olympics in the middle of nowhere (that would be Sochi), all for the glory of Bach’s IOC. I have covered the Olympic Games since 1984 and I can safely report that the IOC is... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Brennan: Why the IOC is going soft on Russianswants? Because Putin is the fellow who spent $51 billion to put a Winter Olympi
Brennan: Why the IOC is going soft on Russians
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
wants? Because Putin is the fellow who spent $51 billion to put a Winter Olympics in the middle of nowhere (that would be Sochi), all for the glory of Bach’s IOC. I have covered the Olympic Games since 1984 and I can safely report that the IOC is... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Brennan: Why the IOC is going soft on Russianswants? Because Putin is the fellow who spent $51 billion to put a Winter Olympi
Brennan: Why the IOC is going soft on Russians
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 days ago
wants? Because Putin is the fellow who spent $51 billion to put a Winter Olympics in the middle of nowhere (that would be Sochi), all for the glory of Bach’s IOC. I have covered the Olympic Games since 1984 and I can safely report that the IOC is... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Brennan: Why the IOC is going soft on Russianswants? Because Putin is the fellow who spent $51 billion to put a Winter Olympi
Brennan: Why the IOC is going soft on Russians
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
wants? Because Putin is the fellow who spent $51 billion to put a Winter Olympics in the middle of nowhere (that would be Sochi), all for the glory of Bach’s IOC. I have covered the Olympic Games since 1984 and I can safely report that the IOC is... Read more
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