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IOC denies report about 2016 Games possible switch

...Janeiro as host of the 2016 Olympics.The London Evening Standard reported that the British capital, which played host...creating a high-level decision-making body.The Evening Standard said "an informal approach was made by Olympics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-09/ioc-denies-report-about-
Andy Murray adds to the United Kingdom's spoils

...broken."Now they won't ask me that stupid question any more" read the back page headline Tuesday in London's Evening Standard.The victory came on the exact day ? Sept. 10 ? that Perry won the U.S. title in 1936. It also came in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-09-11/andy-murray-adds-uni
Clooney denies confrontation with security guard

...outside a bar in London's West End. The Evening Standard said Clooney had gotten into a pushing...Associated Press to a spokesman for the Evening Standard went unanswered late Friday. The Evening Standard said Clooney left with his ex-girlfriend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/05/ent_19490.shtml
Things to Do
Right under their noses

...about what's being taught in Islamic schools. The Evening Standard in London, quoting a BBC-2 report, says Islamic...me, or your lying eyes? Not surprisingly, The Evening Standard says the school is owned, financed and operated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/10/edi_115997.shtml
Editorials
London says farewell to doubledecker bus

...author of the Routemaster book "The Bus We Loved." Many Londoners agree. In a poll last month for the city's Evening Standard newspaper, 81 percent opposed scrapping the Routemaster. But city transport bosses say the venerable vehicle cannot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/09/liv_31244.shtml
Life & style
In pace-setting Britain, housework makes for hot reality TV

...predicting it's going to peak. So far, it hasn't," said Jessica Hodgson, a reporter covering television for the Evening Standard newspaper. "What's beginning to happen is that people are beginning to be a bit more selective in their choice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/23/tel_379279.shtml
Television
Jockey apologizes for headbutting his horse

...say the horse is OK after it." "Angry jockey does a 'Zidane' to his horse," read the headline of London's Evening Standard, referring to French soccer star Zinedine Zidane's infamous headbutt in the World Cup final. City Affair went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/26/oth_90289.shtml
Other sports
Davenport into fourth round

...it was very lucky we even got out there and got through." ------ [bf]MONICA's BEAU:[nf] London's Evening Standard is reporting that Monica Seles has a new boyfriend. The newspaper said she befriended a young Australian who stopped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/27/oth_231963.shtml
Other sports
Suicide bombing is finale to London staging of Wagner opera

...ENO for attempting to innovate. "I'd rather be infuriated, which I was constantly, than bored," wrote the Evening Standard's reviewer, Fiona Maddocks. "With Wagner, as long as the audience can engage, something's going right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/07/biz_449539.shtml
XXX Bizarre
Author: True love is good, Valentine's Day is crap

...trilogy. Two years later, food celeb Nigella Lawson, a fellow alumna, suggested to an editor at the London Evening Standard that Forrest would be a good choice for a story about Madonna - from a young woman's viewpoint. By then, Forrest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/14/art_442755.shtml
Arts