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LA mayor pitches 2024 Olympic bid to IOC president

...existing facilities and the legacy of the Olympic Games 1984. Their vision is for the Olympic Games to serve as a catalyst in the development...that included executive director of the Olympic Games Christophe Dubi and director general Christophe...
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Today in Sports History for Oct. 9 in history takes 5 hours, 50 minutes to complete.2009 - Golf and rugby are added to the 2016 and 2020 Summer Olympic Games.2010 - Mike Brinkley passes for six touchdowns and Armond Smith runs for five scores to lead Union (Ky.) in a...
Today in sports history for Tuesday, Feb. 17

...Smetanina wins a gold medal with the Unified Team in the 20-kilometer cross-country relay to set the career Winter Olympic Games medal record with 10. Smetanina, 39, also becomes the oldest champion and the first to win a medal in five straight...
Today In Sports History for July 31

...up to all the hype, winning the first U.S. Olympic title in women's gymnastics since 1996.Aug. 11936 - The Olympic Games open in Berlin. The opening ceremonies is presided over by Adolf Hitler.1945 - New York's Mel Ott hits his 500th...
Today In Sports History for July 30

...race meet.1930 - Uruguay beats Argentina 4-2 for soccer's first World Cup in Montevideo.1932 - The 10th modern Olympic Games open in Los Angeles.1961 - Jerry Barber edges Don January by one stroke in a playoff to win the PGA title.1968...
Today In Sports History for May 20

MAY 201900 - The second modern Olympic Games open in Paris.1919 - Babe Ruth of the Boston Red Sox wins a game on the mound and at the plate as he hits his first career grand...
Today In Sports History for Aug. 2

...vault, rings, pommel horse and parallel bars to give him a total of six gold, the most won by a gymnast in a single Olympic Games.1996 - Down to her final long jump attempt and fighting an injured hamstring, Jackie Joyner-Kersee leaps out of...
Today In Sports History for April 6

1896 - The first modern Olympic Games begin in Athens, Greece. James B. Connelly wins the first event - the hop, step and jump.1936 - Horton Smith edges Harry...
Educator Spotlight: Janna Lelchuk

...all-state art competition. And, of course, my big pride is former Russian class student James Gamez, who worked at the Olympic Games in Sochi last winter as the Russian language translator.Every year, I participate and present at various state...
Today in sports history for Friday, Feb. 13

...four-decade dominance of the event.2010 - Hannah Kearney wins the women's moguls for first U.S. gold medal in the Olympic Games held in Vancouver, British Columbia. Apolo Anton Ohno wins a silver medal in the short-track 1,500-meter speedskating...


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