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LA mayor pitches 2024 Olympic bid to IOC president

...privately for about 30 minutes with Bach, who said following Boston's withdrawal from the race that the International Olympic Committee had a "commitment" from the USOC that it would find another candidate."It was very important for us...
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USOC hopeful LA will bid for 2024 Games

...generation.USOC CEO Scott Blackmun said he hoped the decision would be official by the end of the month. The International Olympic Committee's deadline to nominate a city is Sept. 15. The United States hasn't hosted the Summer Games since 1996...
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Some US rowers fall ill at Olympics test event

...separate emailed statements following the AP study, the World Health Organization affirmed it was advising the International Olympic Committee "to widen the scientific base of indicators to include viruses." The WHO underscored that it's actually...
Five cities set to be in running for 2024 games

...two-time host from the United States.The International Olympic Committee's final deadline for submission of bids...IOC spokesman Mark Adams said. "The International Olympic Committee highly appreciates what Toronto has done...
With Boston out, can L.A. revive a US Olympic bid?

...Boston) was announced, but it seems to have stumbled since," said John Coates, vice president of the International Olympic Committee, who was in Kuala Lumpur for an IOC meeting. "But it's better to face up to these things early if you...
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Today In Sports History for July 15

...sailor with a squeaky-clean reputation, is elected to succeed Juan Antonio Samaranch as president of the International Olympic Committee.2005 - In Las Vegas, Jermain Taylor beats Bernard Hopkins for the undisputed middleweight title. Hopkins...
Poll: Americans support home Olympics

...plans will be unveiled Monday.Paris, Rome and Hamburg, Germany are the other declared candidates.The International Olympic Committee normally takes poll numbers very seriously when deciding who the most viable candidates are to host the games...
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Letter: Killing whales for display at Sochi Olympics

...natural environment. Please request the International Olympic Committee and Russian government demand that Thomas Bach is the president of the International Olympic Committee.Capt. Larry DuplerMarine Mammal ConsultantVP...
Today in Sports History

...championship over Martina Navratilova 6-2, 6-7 (1), 6-1. 1991 - South Africa is readmitted by the International Olympic Committee to the Olympic movement, ending decades of sports isolation and clearing the way for its participation in...
Today in sports history

...Juan Antonio Samaranch as president of the International Olympic Committee.2005 - In Las Vegas, Jermain Taylor beats...favor of the women, who had appealed the International Olympic Committee's decision to disqualify them from the...


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