1. USOC Has '100 Percent' Confidence in Boston 2024

    U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun said the “first and foremost” priority for Boston's 2024 Olympic bid is to “assure the people of Boston that this is a fiscally responsible bid...

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  2. Germany Wins Women's Relay at Biathlon Worlds

    KONTIOLAHTI, Finland (AP) — Laura Dahlmeier shot clean on the last stage to give Germany the gold medal in the women's 4x6 kilometer relay Friday at the biathlon world championships...

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  3. Ryan Lochte Kicking It with Amber Rose?

    From Reggie Bush to Amar'e Stoudemire to, most recently, James Harden, Amber Rose has been romantically involved with a number of high-profile athletes...

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  4. Fenninger Passes Maze in World Cup Standings

    If Anna Fenninger repeats as World Cup overall champion next week, she will look back at Friday's giant slalom in Are, Sweden as a turning point...

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  5. USOC Announces 3 New Board Members

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The United States Olympic Committee board of directors today approved three new members during its meeting in Washington, D.C...

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  6. Record Heat Expected for LA Marathon

    Sweltering heat with temperatures reaching into the 90s is expected to break records this weekend, especially Sunday during the Los Angeles Marathon...

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  7. Toyota Signs on as Global Olympic Sponsor in Long-Term Deal

    Toyota Motor Corp. signed on as a worldwide Olympic sponsor Friday in a landmark deal reportedly worth nearly $1 billion, becoming the first car company to join the IOC's top-tier marketing program...

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  8. Report: Utah Wants Winter Olympics Again

    Lawmakers passed a resolution Thursday to tell the world that Utah is ready for the Olympics… again.....

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  9. Paris Mayor: 'We're in the Process' of 2024 Bid

    PARIS -- Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo is sounding increasingly positive about a Paris bid for the 2024 Olympics...

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  10. Alpine Skiing Champion Mario Matt Retires

    Mario Matt, the Austrian who became the oldest Olympic Alpine skiing champion in Sochi, announced his retirement Thursday...

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  11. Beijing Hires Jackie Chan to Sing for 2022 Bid

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  12. Track Phenom Ready for Pro Track Career

    Kaylin Whitney, the sprinter who celebrated her 17th birthday by announcing a professional contract with Nike on Monday, wants to make this summer's World Championships team and, the following year, become the youngest U...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  13. Rome 2024 Expands Bid Team, Opens New Offices

    Rome's Olympic bid has made two new appointments and announced the location of its headquarters. Claudia Bugno was named general coordinator and Simone Perillo as international relations and planning manager...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  14. French, Russian Paralympians Sweep Events at IPC

    France's Marie Bochet and Russia's Aleksey Bugaev swept all five respective men's and women's standing events at the IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships over the last week.....

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  15. Swimming's 'Beautiful Boy' Looks to Sink Phelps

    (CNN)It was always going to take an extraordinary performance from a very talented swimmer to beat Michael Phelps at his favorite event in an Olympic final...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 415 reads 0 comments

  16. WATCH: Oscar Pistorius Plays Soccer in Jail with Radovan Krejcir

    This footage obtained by the Daily Sun reportedly shows Oscar Pistorius playing football in jail with notorious Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir. Watch the full video here...

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  17. Yarnold Plots 2018 Olympic Defence

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  18. Christie to Race in Russian Worlds

    Christie's maternal grandmother died earlier this month, whilst her paternal grandmother also passed away last year...

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  19. France Mourns Loss of 'National Treasure' Florence Arthaud

    (CNN)One of 10 people killed in the collision of two helicopters in Argentina, France's Florence Arthaud has been described as a "national treasure" by fellow sailor Shirley Robertson...

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  20. Martha Karolyi on Simone Biles' Dominance, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman Returns

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  21. Rousey: I Could Still Win Gold, but Olympic Chapter Is Closed

    UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey believes she could still win Olympic gold. Rousey, a 2008 Olympic judo bronze medalist, is 11-0 in four years as a professional mixed martial ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 1,153 reads 1 comments

  22. Deval Patrick, Pals Facing an Ethical Challenge

    Former Gov. Deval Patrick, who scored a $7,500-a-day consulting gig with Boston 2024, will walk a fine ethical line as he and members of his former inner circle lobby for the Summer ...

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  23. 3 French Athletes, Including 2 Former Olympians, Die in Helicopter Accident

    Ten people died on Monday in a helicopter crash in Argentina. Among those who perished were famed sailor Florence Arthaud and former French Olympians Camille Muffat and Alexis Vastine, per The Telegraph 's Josie Ensor ...

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  24. French Olympians Filming Reality TV Survival Show Killed in Helicopter Crash...

    A group of French sports stars participating in a reality TV show were among 10 people killed Monday when their helicopters collided in mid-air while filming in northwestern Argentina...

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  25. Olympic Gold Medalist Camille Muffat Killed in Helicopter Crash in Argentina

    Retired French swimmer Camille Muffat is reported to have died in a helicopter crash while filming a reality TV show in Argentina...

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