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Times of Malta
Sports roundOlympics: A committee of the Los Angeles City Council voted to support an effor
Sports round
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Olympics: A committee of the Los Angeles City Council voted to support an effort to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Los Angeles, ahead of a deadline next month for US Olympic organisers to decide on an American city to bid for the games. The United... Read more
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New Kerala
LA city council to decide on bid for 2024 Summer Olympics A Los Angeles City Council committee has decided to support the city's bid fo
LA city council to decide on bid for 2024 Summer Olympics
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
A Los Angeles City Council committee has decided to support the city's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games, and the full council will take decision on this next week. The City Council's Ad... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
LA council to vote on 2024 Olympics bid next weekLOS ANGELES - Los Angeles council members will vote on the city's bid for the 2
LA council to vote on 2024 Olympics bid next week
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles council members will vote on the city's bid for the 2024 Olympics next week after a panel on Friday gave its backing to the proposals. The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum will be renovated and used as the main stadium if the... Read more
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SportsFan
LA moves forward with possible Games bidLos Angeles is closer to making a formal bid to host the 2024 Olympics after pu
LA moves forward with possible Games bid
SportsFan / Posted 5 days ago
Los Angeles is closer to making a formal bid to host the 2024 Olympics after publishing a new proposal. Boston pulled out last month over cost concerns and with the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) having promised it would have a bidder, LA is... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
$4.6 Billion: Cost of Hosting 2024 Olympics in LAThe cost of hosting the 2024 Olympics in Los Angeles will be $4.6 billion, with
$4.6 Billion: Cost of Hosting 2024 Olympics in LA
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
The cost of hosting the 2024 Olympics in Los Angeles will be $4.6 billion, with a projected profit of $161 million, according to the nonprofit working to bring the international sporting event to the city. The LA24 nonprofit released a draft bid... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Today in HistoryToday is Wednesday, September 2, the 245th day of 2015. There are 120 days left
Today in History
New Jersey Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Today is Wednesday, September 2, the 245th day of 2015. There are 120 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 2, 1945, Japan formally surrendered in ceremonies aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, ending World War II. On... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
USA Synchronized Swimming will move headquarters to Colorado SpringsUSA Synchronized Swimming announced Friday it is moving its headquarters from I
USA Synchronized Swimming will move headquarters to Colorado Springs
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 days ago
USA Synchronized Swimming announced Friday it is moving its headquarters from Indianapolis to Colorado Springs. "Being in the same city as the United States Olympic Committee, the Olympic Training Center and more than 20 other National Governing... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Former Microsoft President: From Xbox to the Game of Life"I started rethinking what I had learned over the course of that 10 years worki
Former Microsoft President: From Xbox to the Game of Life
TheStreet.com / Posted 13 days ago
"I started rethinking what I had learned over the course of that 10 years working on the Xbox business and found ways that I could apply that in what I call civic engineering, trying to help our communities become better places," said Bach, who... Read more
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Boston Globe
Report says Boston’s Olympic bid would have been risky businessBoston’s 2024 Olympic bid contained a number of financial risks, most of which
Report says Boston’s Olympic bid would have been risky business
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
Boston’s 2024 Olympic bid contained a number of financial risks, most of which could have forced the public to cover unexpected costs, according to a long-anticipated report on the now-defunct bid. The Cambridge-based Brattle Group referenced the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Olympic bid had risks, Brattle Group report finds By Matt Murphy State House News Service BOSTON -- Plans to enlist private dev
Olympic bid had risks, Brattle Group report finds
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
By Matt Murphy State House News Service BOSTON -- Plans to enlist private developers to construct an athlete's village and a new "Midtown" neighborhood that would become home to a temporary Olympic... Read more
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Wheels.ca
BMW Developing Racing Wheelchair for U.S. ParalympicsBMW of North America, the Official Mobility Partner of the United States Olympi
BMW Developing Racing Wheelchair for U.S. Paralympics
Wheels.ca / Posted 14 days ago
BMW of North America, the Official Mobility Partner of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), has announced its plans to develop a new racing wheelchair for use by athletes of the U.S. Paralympics Track and Field Team in the Rio 2016 Paralympic... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Olympics merchandise relegated to area thrift-store racksLess than three weeks after the United States Olympic Committee and bidding gro
Boston Olympics merchandise relegated to area thrift-store racks
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
Less than three weeks after the United States Olympic Committee and bidding group Boston 2024 jointly pulled the plug on the city’s Olympic bid, local pastor Laura Everett spotted a discarded “Boston 2024” T-shirt at the Goodwill in Lower... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Bay Area Defers to LA for Olympic BidIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
Bay Area Defers to LA for Olympic Bid
NBC Bay Area / Posted 18 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. And the Bay Area was quick to defer to it's Southen Californian counterparts. San Francisco Mayor Ed... Read more
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SportingNews
USOC, Los Angeles working on 2024 Olympic bidLos Angeles could bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics after the Unite
USOC, Los Angeles working on 2024 Olympic bid
SportingNews / Posted 18 days ago
Los Angeles could bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics after the United States Olympic Committee confirmed talks. "We continue to think that a U.S. bid for the 2024 Games can be successful," USOC chairman Larry Probst said. The USOC made... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
US turn to Los Angeles in hope of keeping 2024 Olympic bid aliveThe United States Olympic Committee has turned its attention to Los Angeles as
US turn to Los Angeles in hope of keeping 2024 Olympic bid alive
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 days ago
The United States Olympic Committee has turned its attention to Los Angeles as it bids to stay in the race to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. After Boston withdrew its bid late last month due to a lack of public support, Los Angeles had... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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NBC New York
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC New York / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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NBC Washington
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC Washington / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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NBC Chicago
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC Chicago / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC Bay Area / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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NBC San Diego
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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NBC Miami
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC Miami / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
USOC and Los Angeles to explore 2024 Olympic bidU.S. Olympic Committee chairman Larry Probst speaks at a news conference in Bos
USOC and Los Angeles to explore 2024 Olympic bid
Reuters Sports News / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. Olympic Committee chairman Larry Probst speaks at a news conference in Boston, Massachusetts January 9, 2015. The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) will explore a possible Los Angeles bid for the 2024 Summer Games after Boston pulled out... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC Connecticut / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
USOC and Los Angeles to explore 2024 Olympic bidREUTERS: The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) will explore a possible Los
USOC and Los Angeles to explore 2024 Olympic bid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
REUTERS: The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) will explore a possible Los Angeles bid for the 2024 Summer Games after Boston pulled out of the race, USOC chairman Larry Probst said on Wednesday. After Boston's candidature was rescinded due to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
U.S. Olympic officials optimistic L.A. to be named bid city for 2024 Summer GamesU.S. Olympic Committee officials say they are "very, very optimistic" about rea
U.S. Olympic officials optimistic L.A. to be named bid city for 2024 Summer Games
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. Olympic Committee officials say they are "very, very optimistic" about reaching a deal to make Los Angeles the American bidder for the 2024 Summer Games. The USOC has been negotiating with city officials since late last month and talks are... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic GamesIf the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come
LA Could be Likely US Bidder for 2024 Olympic Games
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 19 days ago
If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles, the U.S. Olympic Committee confirmed on Wednesday. The announcement followed a USOC board of directors meeting at the Denver International Airport. "We... Read more
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The Hindu
Los Angeles aims to host 2024 summer OlympicsLos Angeles is looking to join London as the only cities to host the summer Oly
Los Angeles aims to host 2024 summer Olympics
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
Los Angeles is looking to join London as the only cities to host the summer Olympics thrice, having hosted the games in 1932 and 1984. Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti and businessman Casey Wasserman have formed a non-profit organisation, named LA24,... Read more
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New Kerala
Los Angeles aims to host 2024 summer Olympics Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti and businessman Casey Wasserman have formed a
Los Angeles aims to host 2024 summer Olympics
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti and businessman Casey Wasserman have formed a non-profit organisation, named LA24, and are trying to pitch the city of Los Angeles to the United States' Olympic Committee... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
NBC Sports Group agrees to 6-year extension to remain exclusive U.S. home of Premier LeagueNBC Sports Group and the Premier League have reached a new six-year agreement b
NBC Sports Group agrees to 6-year extension to remain exclusive U.S. home of Premier League
PR NewsChannel / Posted 21 days ago
NBC Sports Group and the Premier League have reached a new six-year agreement by which NBC Sports Group will continue as the exclusive multi-platform media home of the Premier League in the United States through the 2021-22 season, it was announced... Read more
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FOX News
My long road to the Olympics: Why today's athletes deserve your supportThere’s a common misconception that once you’re an Olympic athlete, you’re set
My long road to the Olympics: Why today's athletes deserve your support
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
There’s a common misconception that once you’re an Olympic athlete, you’re set for life. In reality, lucrative sponsorships are extremely few and far between, and many Olympic hopefuls are struggling to get by while chasing their Olympic dreams. I... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Wally's worldNational Senior Games will tell you that Wally Runia's passion to compete has
Wally's world
Marshall Independent / Posted 23 days ago
National Senior Games will tell you that Wally Runia's passion to compete hasn't diminished with age. BALATON - Wally Runia isn't your typical 87-year-old. One might jokingly think it has to do with the fact that he's only celebrated 21 actual... Read more
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Boston Globe
They dreamed of a Boston Olympics. Then things went downhill.Now that the bid has been dropped, and the dust has settled, they’re pretty dis
They dreamed of a Boston Olympics. Then things went downhill.
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
Now that the bid has been dropped, and the dust has settled, they’re pretty disappointed with how things turned out. “It wasn’t the best news,” said Corey Dinopolous, who began pushing for a Boston Olympic bid in 2012. “It all came pretty suddenly,... Read more
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NBA.com
NBA TV goes all-access with NBA Real Training Camp: USA BasketballNBA TV will televise NBA Real Training Camp: USA Basketball Presented by Jeep -
NBA TV goes all-access with NBA Real Training Camp: USA Basketball
NBA.com / Posted 25 days ago
NBA TV will televise NBA Real Training Camp: USA Basketball Presented by Jeep -- a live behind-the-scenes look at a USA Basketball Men's National Team practice -- on Tuesday, Aug. 11, at 3 p.m. ET. Matt Winer will host the two-and-a-half hour special... Read more
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ESPN
Ty Lawson's battle with addictionAt nights he sleeps on 1,000-thread count Egyptian cotton sheets in a rehab cli
Ty Lawson's battle with addiction
ESPN / Posted 26 days ago
At nights he sleeps on 1,000-thread count Egyptian cotton sheets in a rehab clinic selling itself as a place that not only helps people overcome their addictions, but also is similar to a high-end boutique hotel with turndown service. When training... Read more
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The Auto Channel
BMW Developing Racing Wheelchair for U.S. Paralympics Track and Field AthletesBMW Developing Racing Wheelchair for U.S. Paralympics Track and Field Athletes
BMW Developing Racing Wheelchair for U.S. Paralympics Track and Field Athletes
The Auto Channel / Posted 26 days ago
BMW Developing Racing Wheelchair for U.S. Paralympics Track and Field Athletes Heading into its Sixth Sponsorship Year, BMW Aims to Continue Applying its Expertise to Support the Advancement of Athletic Performance WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ -- Aug. 5,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The week the Olympics and Deflategate set off Boston's BS sensorsOn Monday, much of Boston welcomed the news that the city formally withdrew its
The week the Olympics and Deflategate set off Boston's BS sensors
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 29 days ago
On Monday, much of Boston welcomed the news that the city formally withdrew its bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. After months of growing opposition, Mayor Marty Walsh read the poll numbers and effectively pulled his support. As a result, the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bid Published: 2 August 2015 2:13 PM Rome campaigned briefly for the 2020 summer
Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bid
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 29 days ago
Published: 2 August 2015 2:13 PM Rome campaigned briefly for the 2020 summer Olympics but the government pulled the plug on the bid saying the country's difficult economic situation at the time... Read more
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The New Age
Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bidThere will be no referendum to decide whether Rome's 2024 summer Olympics bid s
Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bid
The New Age / Posted 29 days ago
There will be no referendum to decide whether Rome's 2024 summer Olympics bid should go ahead despite the city's withdrawal of a previous bid in 2012 over financial concerns, Italian bid officials said on Sunday. Rome campaigned briefly for the 2020... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bidKUALA LUMPUR There will be no referendum to decide whether Rome's 2024 summer O
Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bid
Reuters Sports News / Posted 29 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR There will be no referendum to decide whether Rome's 2024 summer Olympics bid should go ahead despite the city's withdrawal of a previous bid in 2012 over financial concerns, Italian bid officials said on Sunday. Rome campaigned briefly... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bidKUALA LUMPUR: There will be no referendum to decide whether Rome's 2024 summer
Rome does not plan referendum for 2024 Olympics bid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: There will be no referendum to decide whether Rome's 2024 summer Olympics bid should go ahead despite the city's withdrawal of a previous bid in 2012 over financial concerns, Italian bid officials said on Sunday. Rome campaigned... Read more
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Providence Business News
Are you disappointed that Boston is no longer being considered for the 2024 Olympic Games?Early last week, the United States Olympic Committee ended a potential bid by B
Are you disappointed that Boston is no longer being considered for the 2024 Olympic Games?
Providence Business News / Posted 29 days ago
Early last week, the United States Olympic Committee ended a potential bid by Boston to host the 2024 Olympic Games. Both Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh said that they were not willing to commit public money to the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Step aside Boston and let Orlando host the 2024 OlympicsRunning off at the typewriter. … Orlando City coach Adrian Heath, a huge sport
Step aside Boston and let Orlando host the 2024 Olympics
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
Running off at the typewriter. … Orlando City coach Adrian Heath, a huge sports fan and a traveler of the world, likes my idea, but everybody else seems to think I'm crazy. My concept: Now that Boston has backed out and is no longer in the running... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Beijing to Host 2022 Olympics; Become 1st City to Host Both Summer and Winter GamesA woman poses under the Olympic rings during the Sochi Winter Olympics on Feb.
Beijing to Host 2022 Olympics; Become 1st City to Host Both Summer and Winter Games
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted a month ago
A woman poses under the Olympic rings during the Sochi Winter Olympics on Feb. 12, 2014. This week the United States Olympic Committee met with representatives from L.A., San Francisco, Boston and Washington who are interested in hosting the 2024... Read more
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Boston Herald
IOC defends demand for moneyThe International Olympic Committee is defending its demand for taxpayer-backed
IOC defends demand for money
Boston Herald / Posted a month ago
The International Olympic Committee is defending its demand for taxpayer-backed guarantees after Mayor Martin J. Walsh cited the rule as the reason Boston’s 2024 bid collapsed and predicted it would prove a difficult hurdle for any U.S. city that... Read more
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The Huffington Post
How Boston Won The Right To Avoid The OlympicsThe snow began to fall across New England in late January. By the time the bliz
How Boston Won The Right To Avoid The Olympics
The Huffington Post / Posted a month ago
The snow began to fall across New England in late January. By the time the blizzards finished pummeling the region, more than 90 inches had accumulated in a month’s time. Just before it began, the United States Olympic Committee tapped Boston as its... Read more
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