2024 Olympic Panel Vows to Promote French Language Within the Movement if LA is Chosen

2024 Olympic Panel Vows to Promote French Language Within the Movement if LA is Chosen

The panel spearheading efforts to bring the 2024 summer Olympics to Los Angeles vowed Monday to promote the role of the French language within the Olympic Movement if L.A. is chos ...

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Los Angeles and Paris Compete for 2024 Olympics Hosting Rights

Los Angeles and Paris Compete for 2024 Olympics Hosting Rights

Los Angeles' competition with Paris to host the 2024 Summer Olympics could turn into a win-win for both cities, with Paris hosting the 2024 games and L.A. taking its turn in 2028 ...

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Trump’s Presidency Creates Hurdles for Los Angeles’ 2024 Olympics Bid

Trump’s Presidency Creates Hurdles for Los Angeles’ 2024 Olympics Bid

The Trump presidency has created a major, perhaps insurmountable, hurdle for Los Angeles to overcome in its bid to secure a third Olympic Games later this year, Olympic historians ...

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President of LA Olympic Organizing Committee Peter Ueberroth to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

President of LA Olympic Organizing Committee Peter Ueberroth to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Peter Ueberroth, the architect of the historic and remarkably successful 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, will be honored with the “Lifetime Achievement Award” during the 12 th Annual L ...

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Los Angeles 2024 Olympics Bid Includes Anaheim, Long Beach as Part of the Package

Los Angeles 2024 Olympics Bid Includes Anaheim, Long Beach as Part of the Package

Los Angeles' bid to host the 2024 Olympics will now include Anaheim and Long Beach, with the committee today announcing proposed sports venues in each of those cities. LA 2024 com ...

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Los Angeles Zeroes In on 2024 Olympics Bid

Los Angeles Zeroes In on 2024 Olympics Bid

Los Angeles' chances for hosting the Olympics in 2024 may have gotten stronger today, with Rome's mayor saying she will not support her city's bid. The refusal by Mayor Virginia R ...

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Californians Anthony Ervin and Tom Shields to Swim Tonight in Rio

Californians Anthony Ervin and Tom Shields to Swim Tonight in Rio

Anthony Ervin of Valencia will swim in the final of the men's 50-meter freestyle while Tom Shields of Huntington Beach will swim in the final of the 100-meter butterfly tonight at ...

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Mayor Eric Garcetti Endorses Los Angeles as Safest Location for 2024 Olympics

Mayor Eric Garcetti Endorses Los Angeles as Safest Location for 2024 Olympics

Mayor Eric Garcetti touted Los Angeles today as the safest bet for organizers of the 2024 Olympic Games to make in choosing a location, with many of the sports venues needed for h ...

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Olympic Swimming Champion Named Chairman of Ready, Set, Gold! Program

Olympic Swimming Champion Named Chairman of Ready, Set, Gold! Program

Olympic swimming champion John Naber has been named chairman of the Ready, Set, Gold! program, which combats the epidemic problem of childhood obesity by matching 50 Olympic and P ...

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Viewing Parties for Today’s Olympic Events to be Held in LA and Orange County

Viewing Parties for Today’s Olympic Events to be Held in LA and Orange County

Viewing parties for today's telecasts of the U.S.- New Zealand women's Olympic soccer game will be held in four sites in Los Angeles County and one in Orange County. The game from ...

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