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US women ride defense to World Cup final

...States defeated top-ranked Germany 2-0 in the semifinals before a raucous pro-American crowd at Montreal's Olympic Stadium.Normally so focused to the point of almost appearing stern, the television cameras caught Solo break into a smile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-01/us-women-ride-defens
Boston's 2024 organizers release details of their $4.6 billion plan

...Creation of "Mid town," a new 83-acre neighborhood south of downtown at the site of the temporary, 69,000-seat Olympic stadium and development of 30 acres at Columbia Point, the proposed waterfront site of the athlete's village.TAXES...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-29/bostons-2024-organizers-
Women's World Cup: Canada moves on despite draw

...their counterattacking game and got the equalizer with three minutes left in regular time.A crowd of 45,420 at Olympic Stadium saw coach John Herdman make four lineup changes looking for offense from a Canadian team whose only goal in the opening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-15/womens-world-cup-canada-moves-des
Australia stuns Brazil in Women's World Cup

...two goals to help France beat South Korea and advance to the quarterfinals.France will play Germany on Friday at Olympic Stadium, where the French-speaking crowd serenaded Les Bleues with their national anthem, "La Marseillaise." German...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-21/australia-stuns-braz
Barcelona beats Juventus, wins Champions League

...hang in there when Barca accelerated into an unmatchable rhythm.Watched by more than 70,000 people in Berlin's Olympic Stadium, Juventus striker Alvaro Morata canceled out Ivan Rakitic's early opener, Messi set up the vital second for Suarez...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-06/barcelona-beats-juve
Builder: Main Olympic stadium ready by July 20

ATHENS, Greece -- Renovations on the main Olympic stadium and completion of its new roof will be finished by July 20, a construction chief promised Wednesday. The goal of having the stadium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/18/oly_409196.shtml
Olympics
Closing ceremony to turn Olympic stadium into jukebox

LONDON - Get the Union Jacks out and prepare to party: Olympic Stadium is being transformed into a giant jukebox of British pop and pizazz for the ceremony that wraps up the London Games.The Spice Girls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2012-08-11/closing-ceremony-turn-ol
Workers prepare to put roof arches in place at Olympic stadium

...ATHENS, Greece -- Workers dismantled support towers on sections of a delayed steel-and-glass roof at the main Olympic stadium Sunday in preparation for rolling the arches into place during a visit by International Olympic Committee inspectors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/10/oly_415200.shtml
Olympics
With IOC inspectors in town, roof arch begins slow glide at Athens Olympic stadium

ATHENS, Greece -- A section of roof at the main Olympic stadium began moving into place Monday, an important step for organizers in meeting a deadline set by IOC inspectors. One of the two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/11/oly_415289.shtml
Olympics
Boston organizers unveil plans for 2024 Olympics

...2024 Summer Games on Wednesday. Those plans include a pedestrian boulevard along a channel running to a temporary Olympic stadium that would serve as the event's "front yard," and existing or upgraded public transportation to shuttle fans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-01-21/boston-organizers-unveil