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Olympics are returning to Beijing in 2022 - this time in winter

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Throughout more than 120 years of Olympic history, no city has played host to both the winter and summer games. Now, Beijing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-31/olympics-are-returning-b
IOC President Bach: Boston failed to deliver on 'promises' to USOC during failed 2024 bid

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - IOC President Thomas Bach said Boston was firmly to blame for its aborted bid for the 2024 Olympics, saying the city failed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-29/ioc-president-bach-bosto
Probe finds sewage, viruses at sites of Rio's Olympic events

...Organization and others that there is no significant risk to athlete health," he told the AP on the sidelines of an IOC meeting in Malaysia.He went on to say that "there will be people pushing for all sorts of other tests, but we follow the expert advice and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-30/probe-finds-sewage-virus
IOC faces stark differences in Olympic host hopefuls

...International Olympic Committee will be faced with two starkly different choices when it selects the host city Friday in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, culminating a race that began with six candidates but wound up with just two after a series of withdrawals.While Beijing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-26/ioc-faces-stark-differen
Better aircraft tracking method to be tested in wake of Malaysia plane's disappearance

SYDNEY - Australia, Indonesia and Malaysia will lead a trial of an enhanced method...easily found should they vanish like Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australia's transport...year during a flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to Beijing with 239 people on board...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-01/better-aircraft-tracking-m
Austrian Bernd Wiesberger leads by two in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Bernd Wiesberger is positioned to cap a superb month of golf with victory in the Malaysian Open after shooting 9-under-par...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-02-07/austrian-bernd-wiesberger-le
Ferrari ends long run by Mercedes in Malaysia

SEPANG, Malaysia - Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel won the Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday to end Mercedes' long Formula One winning streak and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-29/ferrari-ends-long-run-merc
Lee Westwood, Graeme McDowell share lead in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Defending champion Lee Westwood and Graeme McDowell both shot 6-under-par 66s on Thursday to share the lead after the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-02-05/lee-westwood-graeme-mcdowell
Malaysia to delist loss-making flag carrier in major overhaul after 2 disasters

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysia's state investment company said Friday it plans to make Malaysia Airlines fully government owned, removing it from the country's stock exchange before carrying out an overhaul of the carrier that is reeling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-08/malaysia-delist-loss-makin
Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff in overhaul

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of a $1.9 billion...establishment of a new company that will take over the existing Malaysia Airlines business and its reduced staff.The revamp and new investment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-29/malaysia-airlines-cut-6000