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IOC Vote Ensures Los Angeles as Olympic Host in 2024 or 2028

IOC Vote Ensures Los Angeles as Olympic Host in 2024 or 2028

| July 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Olympic Summer Games will return to the United States for the first time since 1996 after the International Olympic Committee approved a plan to award both

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IOC Endorses Plan to Award 2024 and 2028 Games

IOC Endorses Plan to Award 2024 and 2028 Games

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

The International Olympic Committee’s executive board has endorsed a recommendation that the 2024 and 2028 Olympic Summer Games be awarded

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IOC Approves New Events for 2020 Olympic Summer Games

IOC Approves New Events for 2020 Olympic Summer Games

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

The executive board of the International Olympic Committee has approved more than a dozen new events for the 2020 Olympic Summer Games in

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Budapest Withdraws 2024 Olympics Bid

Budapest Withdraws 2024 Olympics Bid

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Leaders of the bid by Budapest, Hungary, to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Summer Games have said they will abandon the effort, leaving

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L.A. City Council Approves 2024 Host City Contract

L.A. City Council Approves 2024 Host City Contract

| January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Los Angeles City Council has voted unanimously to authorize the city to sign the host city contract with the International Olympic Committee

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games Adds Five New Sports

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games Adds Five New Sports

| August 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

The International Olympic Committee has voted to add five new sports to the program for the

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IOC President Condemns Paris Attacks

IOC President Condemns Paris Attacks

| November 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach has issued a statement in response to the terrorist attacks across Paris, calling the events in the

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Beijing Awarded the 2022 Olympic Winter Games

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beijing, China, has been awarded the rights to host the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, beating Almaty

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Marius Vizer Resigns as SportAccord President

| June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Marius Vizer has resigned as president of SportAccord following weeks of turmoil in the organization that led more than 20 international federations

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Mario Vazquez Rana Dies at 82

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mario Vazquez Rana, long-time IOC member and former president of the Association of National Olympic Committees, has passed away at age 82

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