With Olympic boycott ruled out, Russians to admit some wrong

...has no intention of boycotting the Olympics."Russia is against a boycott...there was a Soviet-led boycott of the Olympics in Los Angeles.IOC President...about their chances of competing in the Olympics while questioning why other countries...
Voting is important

...women's downhill at the 1992 Albertville Olympics in France and becoming the first Alaskan to win an individual medal at the Olympics.Juneau sports fans may also like to know that the Buckwheat Ski Classic, the Klondike Road Relay and the Kluane Bike...
A China-Taiwan handshake, 66 years in the making

...had become an international stepchild, a not-quite country abandoned by the United Nations and forced to compete in the Olympics as Chinese Taipei. But if China became far more powerful, Taiwan wasn't just going to give up.Bitterness, both...
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LA mayor pitches 2024 Olympic bid to IOC president

...saying it's time "to bring the Olympics back home" to the United is time for America to bring the Olympics back home," Garcetti said in...officials. "The United States loves the Olympics and the Olympics loves the United...
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Poll: Americans support home Olympics

...Bostonians are hesitant to host the Olympics, Americans across the country...people are asked if they would want the Olympics in their local area. It dips even...percent - support a bid to host the Olympics somewhere in the United States...
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Addicted to Detox

...the amazing talents and fashions showcased on Logo TV's "RuPaul's Drag Race," the hit television show known as the "Olympics of drag," already know the style and attitude in store when Detox is on the menu.Those of you who don't, you're...
Swimming body criticizes Olympic organizers

...for aquatic events.FINA, which oversees some of the Olympics' most-watched events, attacked the organizers and...a step back in relation to previous editions" of the Olympics.FINA is particularly critical of changes to the Olympic...
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Five cities set to be in running for 2024 games

...aborted bid.Paris is hoping to host the Olympics a century after it last held the...would consider future bids for the Olympics."We realize that time was too...June, had also mulled a run for the Olympics. But no bid had come forward by...
'Can't Skate Can't Play' heats up Juneau ice

...championship."As an amateur I wanted to make it into the Olympics," Muir said. "I ended up in Colorado Springs for...adopted, but that could soon change. "They are hosting the Olympics in three years," Muir said. "I am trying to see...
Los Angeles panel proposes homelessness emergency, funds

...visibility" of the homeless ahead of a proposed bid to bring the Olympics to Los Angeles in 2024, rather than getting homeless...street permanently."They can spend billions on getting the Olympics," she said of the proposal that anticipates spending...
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