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Baltimore Sun
Are the Olympics anti-democracy?Can the Olympics and democracy co-exist? It's a question being asked again thi
Are the Olympics anti-democracy?
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Can the Olympics and democracy co-exist? It's a question being asked again this summer after Beijing won the bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Beyond the fact that the International Olympic Committee put the biggest event in winter sports in a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Predicting Canada's roster for the World CupThe World Cup of Hockey returns in just over a year and could very well represe
Predicting Canada's roster for the World Cup
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
The World Cup of Hockey returns in just over a year and could very well represent the only opportunities to see best-on-best competitions between nations until at least the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing. What would Team Canada’s 2016 roster look like... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Are the Olympics anti-democracy?By Bruno Kaufmann Can the Olympics and democracy co-exist? It’s a question be
Are the Olympics anti-democracy?
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 5 days ago
By Bruno Kaufmann Can the Olympics and democracy co-exist? It’s a question being asked again this summer after Beijing won the bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Beyond the fact that the International Olympic Committee put the biggest event in... Read more
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Independent
The Crown: BBC wanted to make royal epic but 'could not compete' with Netflix financiallyThe Director of BBC Television, Danny Cohen, spoke of his frustration at missin
The Crown: BBC wanted to make royal epic but 'could not compete' with Netflix financially
Independent / Posted 5 days ago
The Director of BBC Television, Danny Cohen, spoke of his frustration at missing out on “a classic BBC subject” and said his organisation, as a “national broadcaster”, was asking itself “what do we do to keep up” with giant media companies that... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese President Xi meets OCA chief Chinese President Xi Jinping met Sheik Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah, the president
Chinese President Xi meets OCA chief
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping met Sheik Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah, the president of Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) and Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) here on Saturday. Xi praised the contribution... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bach in Seoul to review re-energised 2018 Games prepSEOUL - Olympics chief Thomas Bach met Wednesday with South Korean organisers o
Bach in Seoul to review re-energised 2018 Games prep
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
SEOUL - Olympics chief Thomas Bach met Wednesday with South Korean organisers of the 2018 Winter Games -- now firmly on track after initial concerns over construction delays, funding woes and sponsor indifference. International Olympic Committee... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bach in Seoul to review re-energized 2018 Games prepSEOUL - Olympics chief Thomas Bach met Wednesday with South Korean organisers o
Bach in Seoul to review re-energized 2018 Games prep
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
SEOUL - Olympics chief Thomas Bach met Wednesday with South Korean organisers of the 2018 Winter Games -- now firmly on track after initial concerns over construction delays, funding woes and sponsor indifference. International Olympic Committee... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Bach in Seoul to review re-energised 2018 Games prep Published: 19 August 2015 11:55 AM The International Olympic Committee presi
Bach in Seoul to review re-energised 2018 Games prep
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 12 days ago
Published: 19 August 2015 11:55 AM The International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach held talks with South Korean organisers of the 2018 Winter Games who have taken over the preparations... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss gear up for possible 2026 Winter Games bidIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Swiss gear up for possible 2026 Winter Games bid
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
If Chicago had won the Olympics ...Rio de Janeiro just marked one year until the 2016 Summer Olympic Games open th
If Chicago had won the Olympics ...
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Rio de Janeiro just marked one year until the 2016 Summer Olympic Games open there. Rio beat out some, um, excellent cities six years ago in the competition to host the Games. We supported Chicago's failed bid. But with each passing year it becomes... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rewarding Beijing’s persecutionThe International Olympic Committee recently awarded Beijing the 2022 Winter Ga
Rewarding Beijing’s persecution
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
The International Olympic Committee recently awarded Beijing the 2022 Winter Games, demonstrating yet again that selection of a host city has everything to do with politics, money and power — and nothing whatsoever to do with human rights. While... Read more
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Canberra Times
Seven seeks gold at Rio OlympicsSeven Chief of Revenue Kurt Burnette says one-to-one audience targeting may be
Seven seeks gold at Rio Olympics
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
Seven Chief of Revenue Kurt Burnette says one-to-one audience targeting may be more contextually relevant in the deployment of funds. Photo: Daniel Munoz Seven West Media will seek to leverage its all-encompassing broadcast rights to the 2016 Rio de... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Beijing choice raises questions about reform In its first host city vote after promising to emphasize sustainability and a
Beijing choice raises questions about reform
Sports Business Daily / Posted 20 days ago
In its first host city vote after promising to emphasize sustainability and affordability, the International Olympic Committee awarded the 2022 Winter Games to Beijing, where all the snow and a major... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Seven seeks gold at Rio OlympicsSeven Chief of Revenue Kurt Burnette says one-to-one audience targeting may be
Seven seeks gold at Rio Olympics
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Seven Chief of Revenue Kurt Burnette says one-to-one audience targeting may be more contextually relevant in the deployment of funds. Photo: Daniel Munoz Seven West Media will seek to leverage its all-encompassing broadcast rights to the 2016 Rio de... Read more
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The Age
Seven seeks gold at Rio OlympicsSeven Chief of Revenue Kurt Burnette says one-to-one audience targeting may be
Seven seeks gold at Rio Olympics
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
Seven Chief of Revenue Kurt Burnette says one-to-one audience targeting may be more contextually relevant in the deployment of funds. Photo: Daniel Munoz Seven West Media will seek to leverage its all-encompassing broadcast rights to the 2016 Rio de... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Despite a dismal human rights record, Beijing snares Olympics againBEIJING — Two cheers for the Olympics, newly re-awarded to this big, bustling,
Despite a dismal human rights record, Beijing snares Olympics again
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
BEIJING — Two cheers for the Olympics, newly re-awarded to this big, bustling, smog-clogged city. The last time Beijing was selected to host the Olympics, in 2001 for the 2008 Summer Games, ebullient locals burst into the public squares, cheering... Read more
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The Manila Times
China’s second chanceAugust 8, 2015 12:29 am BEIJING — Two cheers for the Olympics, newly re-awarde
China’s second chance
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
August 8, 2015 12:29 am BEIJING — Two cheers for the Olympics, newly re-awarded to this big, bustling, smog-clogged city. The last time Beijing was selected to host the Olympics, in 2001 for the 2008 Summer Games, ebullient... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Rampell: With China, the world's eyes remain shutThe last time Beijing was selected to host the Olympics, in 2001 for the 2008 S
Rampell: With China, the world's eyes remain shut
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
The last time Beijing was selected to host the Olympics, in 2001 for the 2008 Summer Games, ebullient locals burst into the public squares, cheering and singing. The response here this time around, after last Friday's announcement of the city's... Read more
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Herald Sun
Could this save the Olympics?THE Olympic movement has taken a few shots in recent weeks. First high-profile
Could this save the Olympics?
Herald Sun / Posted 24 days ago
THE Olympic movement has taken a few shots in recent weeks. First high-profile candidate Boston became the latest to withdraw from the bidding process for the 2024 Games. Then Jeff Ruffolo, an American who helped China prepare its winning bid for... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Could this save the Olympics?THE Olympic movement has taken a few shots in recent weeks. First high-profile
Could this save the Olympics?
The Courier Mail / Posted 24 days ago
THE Olympic movement has taken a few shots in recent weeks. First high-profile candidate Boston became the latest to withdraw from the bidding process for the 2024 Games. Then Jeff Ruffolo, an American who helped China prepare its winning bid for... Read more
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ESPN
IOC shakes up bid process for 2024 Summer OlympicsKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The International Olympic Committee shook up the bidd
IOC shakes up bid process for 2024 Summer Olympics
ESPN / Posted 25 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The International Olympic Committee shook up the bidding process for the 2024 Olympics on Sunday, eliminating the cut-down phase and clearing the way for all the candidates to make it to the final vote. The decision,... Read more
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ESPN
IOC ready to act if Olympic medals affected by dopingKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The IOC will take action against any Olympic athletes
IOC ready to act if Olympic medals affected by doping
ESPN / Posted 25 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The IOC will take action against any Olympic athletes if they are found guilty of the latest doping allegations rocking the sport of track and field, IOC President Thomas Bach said Monday. Bach said it is up to the World... Read more
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ESPN
2016 Rio Olympics -- Our big questions one year out from Rio GamesWe are one year away from the 2016 Rio Olympics. From the host city to new and
2016 Rio Olympics -- Our big questions one year out from Rio Games
ESPN / Posted 25 days ago
We are one year away from the 2016 Rio Olympics. From the host city to new and returning sports to the Games' program, our experts weigh in: What will the state of Rio be a year from now? Jim Caple: We are a year away from the lighting of the... Read more
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New Kerala
World leaders congratulate China for 2022 Beijing Olympics Leaders of some countries and international organisations have sent messages
World leaders congratulate China for 2022 Beijing Olympics
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
Leaders of some countries and international organisations have sent messages to China congratulating Beijing on its successful bid to host the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. In a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Olympic Committee session ends with talk of bidding, doping, pollutionThe International Olympic Committee on Monday wrapped up a busy session that sa
Olympic Committee session ends with talk of bidding, doping, pollution
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
The International Olympic Committee on Monday wrapped up a busy session that saw a host selected for the 2022 Winter Games, a shake-up in the bidding process and discussions about renewed doping concerns. Days after Beijing was chosen for 2022,... Read more
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Daily Mail
China Winter Olympics theme accused of ripping off Frozen's Let It GoChina is accused of ripping off Frozen's Let It Go song for their Winter Olympi
China Winter Olympics theme accused of ripping off Frozen's Let It Go
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
China is accused of ripping off Frozen's Let It Go song for their Winter Olympics theme (and there's no denying they are VERY similar) 'Bing Xue Wu Dong' is one of 10 official themes for the 2022 Winter Games But critics have condemned the song for... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
IOC shakes up bidding process for 2024 Olympic GamesThe IOC shook up the bidding process for the 2024 Olympics on Sunday, eliminati
IOC shakes up bidding process for 2024 Olympic Games
The Globe and Mail / Posted 27 days ago
The IOC shook up the bidding process for the 2024 Olympics on Sunday, eliminating the cut-down phase and clearing the way for all the candidates to make it to the final vote. The decision, announced at the International Olympic Committee’s general... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
IOC ready to act if Olympic medals affected by dopingKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - The IOC will take action against any Olympic athl
IOC ready to act if Olympic medals affected by doping
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 27 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - The IOC will take action against any Olympic athletes if they are found guilty of the latest doping allegations rocking the sport of track and field, IOC President Thomas Bach said Monday. Bach said it is up to the... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
IOC President: Action will be taken against doping athletesKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The IOC will take action against any Olympic athletes
IOC President: Action will be taken against doping athletes
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 27 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The IOC will take action against any Olympic athletes if they are found guilty of the latest doping allegations rocking the sport of track and field, IOC President Thomas Bach said Monday. Bach said it is up to the World... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
IOC shakes up bid process for 2024 Summer OlympicsThe IOC shook up the bidding process for the 2024 Olympics on Sunday, eliminati
IOC shakes up bid process for 2024 Summer Olympics
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
The IOC shook up the bidding process for the 2024 Olympics on Sunday, eliminating the cut-down phase and clearing the way for all the candidates to make it to the final vote. The decision, announced at the International Olympic Committee's general... Read more
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The Hindu
Doping allegations between 2001 and 2012: International Olympic Committee (IOC) ready to act if medals affected by doping"If there should be cases involving results at Olympic Games, the IOC will reac
Doping allegations between 2001 and 2012: International Olympic Committee (IOC) ready to act if medals affected by doping
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
"If there should be cases involving results at Olympic Games, the IOC will react with zero tolerance with our usual policy," Bach said. The IOC will take action against any Olympic athletes if they are found guilty of the latest doping allegations... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
IOC Picks Beijing Over Almaty To Host 2022 Winter Olympic GamesPhoto of proposed mountain cluster for 2022 Beijing Games taken in January. 'N
IOC Picks Beijing Over Almaty To Host 2022 Winter Olympic Games
Sports Business Daily / Posted 28 days ago
Photo of proposed mountain cluster for 2022 Beijing Games taken in January. 'NO SNOW': BUSINESS INSIDER's Tony Manfred wrote the bidding for the 2022 Games "was a profound disappointment for the IOC." Every potential host city with a democratically... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Need New Olympic Committeenothing in comparison to what these poor dogs go through, and this country is d
Need New Olympic Committee
Op-Ed News / Posted 28 days ago
nothing in comparison to what these poor dogs go through, and this country is deemed worthy to host the Winter Olympics? Doesn't a country's character mean anything? I agreed with Michael Arace of the Columbus Dispatch whose column title read:... Read more
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Brandon Sun
IOC shakes up bid process for 2024 Olympics; no more short list, all cities go the distanceA maintenance worker walks through 128th International Olympic Committee (IOC)
IOC shakes up bid process for 2024 Olympics; no more short list, all cities go the distance
Brandon Sun / Posted 28 days ago
A maintenance worker walks through 128th International Olympic Committee (IOC) session stage in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015. One-third of medals in track-and-field endurance races at the Olympics and world championships over a... Read more
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Daily Herald
IOC shakes up bid process for 2024 Summer OlympicsKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The IOC shook up the bidding process for the 2024 Oly
IOC shakes up bid process for 2024 Summer Olympics
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The IOC shook up the bidding process for the 2024 Olympics on Sunday, eliminating the cut-down phase and clearing the way for all the candidates to make it to the final vote. The decision, announced at the International... Read more
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Quartz
Let’s abolish Olympic host cities - Quartz Single host cities make for expensive international sporting events,
Let’s abolish Olympic host cities
Quartz / Posted 28 days ago
- Quartz Single host cities make for expensive international sporting events, rife with human-rights abuses. (Reuters/Chris Helgren) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has selected the city of Beijing to... 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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Ekklesia
Beijing 2022 Olympics 'a test for human rights', says AmnestyThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) should ensure that the 2022 Winter Ol
Beijing 2022 Olympics 'a test for human rights', says Amnesty
Ekklesia / Posted 29 days ago
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) should ensure that the 2022 Winter Olympics do not cause or exacerbate human rights abuses in China, the Sport and Rights Alliance said yesterday (31 July) after the capital, Beijing, won its bid to host the... Read more
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New Now Next
Homophobic Kazakhstan Loses Olympics Bid—Is Beijing Much Better?After dealing with anti-gay concerns at last year’s Sochi Winter Olympics in Ru
Homophobic Kazakhstan Loses Olympics Bid—Is Beijing Much Better?
New Now Next / Posted 29 days ago
After dealing with anti-gay concerns at last year’s Sochi Winter Olympics in Russia, many people had an issue with the fact that homophobic Kazakhstan could have won the hosting duties for the 2022 Winter Games. Although homosexuality has been legal... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Some Kazakhs Celebrate The Loss Of the 2022 Winter OlympicsThere was a moment of drama in global sports on Friday, when the International
Some Kazakhs Celebrate The Loss Of the 2022 Winter Olympics
KPBS San Diego / Posted 29 days ago
There was a moment of drama in global sports on Friday, when the International Olympic Committee chose Beijing, China to host the 2022 Winter Games. The loser was Almaty, Kazakhstan, a major city in an oil-rich central Asian nation that's trying to... Read more
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Brandon Sun
IOC hears reports on polluted water in Rio, emblem flap and new stadium plans in TokyoBeijing Mayor and President of the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games Wang Anshu
IOC hears reports on polluted water in Rio, emblem flap and new stadium plans in Tokyo
Brandon Sun / Posted 29 days ago
Beijing Mayor and President of the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games Wang Anshun, left, exchanges the document with International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach at the signing ceremony after Beijing was selected to host the 2022 Olympic... Read more
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The New Age
IOC hears reports on Rio’s dirty water, Tokyo emblem flapA day after the high-profile vote which awarded Beijing the 2022 Winter Games,
IOC hears reports on Rio’s dirty water, Tokyo emblem flap
The New Age / Posted 29 days ago
A day after the high-profile vote which awarded Beijing the 2022 Winter Games, International Olympic Committee members dealt Saturday with issues affecting the next two Summer Games — severe water pollution in Rio de Janeiro and the fuss over Tokyo’s... Read more
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Daily Herald
IOC hears reports on Rio's dirty water, Tokyo emblem flapKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- A day after the high-profile vote which awarded Beiji
IOC hears reports on Rio's dirty water, Tokyo emblem flap
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- A day after the high-profile vote which awarded Beijing the 2022 Winter Games, International Olympic Committee members dealt Saturday with issues affecting the next two Summer Games - severe water pollution in Rio de Janeiro... Read more
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KTVL Medford
International News Having made Olympic history, Beijing faces challengesAugust 01, 2015 09:10 GM
International News
KTVL Medford / Posted 29 days ago
Having made Olympic history, Beijing faces challengesAugust 01, 2015 09:10 GMT BEIJING (AP) -- Now that Beijing has made history as the first city to win hosting rights for both the Summer and Winter Olympics, the city has a lot... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15Having made Olympic history, Beijing faces challenges August 01, 2015 09:10 GM
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 30 days ago
Having made Olympic history, Beijing faces challenges August 01, 2015 09:10 GMT BEIJING (AP) -- Now that Beijing has made history as the first city to win hosting rights for both the Summer and Winter Olympics, the city has a lot of challenges to... Read more
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New Kerala
Beijing displays the trust needed by IOC: Rio organisers The organisers for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games has said Beijing dis
Beijing displays the trust needed by IOC: Rio organisers
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
The organisers for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games has said Beijing displays the trust needed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) so as to be awarded the 2022 Winter Games, and... Read more
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New Kerala
Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics bid team hosts reception The Beijing 2022 Olympics bid team hosted a reception at the Shangri-La hotel
Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics bid team hosts reception
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
The Beijing 2022 Olympics bid team hosted a reception at the Shangri-La hotel here just after the Chinese capital was awarded the 2022 Winter Games. Beijing beat Almaty, Kazakstan by 44 votes to... Read more
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