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Giants' NLSC hero Travis Ishikawa to start season on DL

...Donaldson homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-1 Saturday before a crowd of 50,231 at Olympic Stadium in Montreal.The Blue Jays earned a split of a two-game set with Cincinnati that drew 96,545. The fans rallied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-04/giants-nlsc-hero-travis-
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
MLB says it didn't know about A-Rod exemption

...2004 before moving to Washington and becoming the Nationals.While the Expos failed to draw 1 million spectators to Olympic Stadium in any of their final seven seasons, a total of 96,350 fans attended a pair of exhibition games there in March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/mlb-says-it-didnt-know-a
2016 Olympic Games next big challenge facing Brazil

...in central Rio; the Copacabana Beach and Guanabara Bay areas.Track and field will be run at the Joao Havelange Olympic Stadium, which was built in 2007 for the Pan American Games. The stadium, located in the Maracana cluster area, has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-15/2016-olympic-games-next-
IOC denies report about 2016 Games possible switch

...financial challenges.Many of the venues from the 2012 Olympics have been dismantled or converted for public use. The Olympic Stadium is currently being reconfigured into a smaller venue that will become the home of West Ham football club in the 2016-17...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-09/ioc-denies-report-about-
Exchange cemented lasting bond with Ukrainians caught in turmoil

...That's when we became friends.On the final day of our trip, Vira took us sightseeing in Kiev. We passed the Olympic stadium and took a subway that's about 300 feet underground and, for someone like me with a fear of heights, has the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-02-01/exchange-cemente
Michaux: New stadiums for Braves, Falcons make no sense

...having all the luxury accoutrements to satisfy Arthur Blank's underwriters.Turner Field first opened as Centennial Olympic Stadium in 1996 for the Games that featured unforgettable moments like Muhammad Ali lighting the Olympic flame and Michael...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/braves/2013-11-11/michaux-new-stadi
5 free things to do in Helsinki

...exotic plants of the Winter Garden, the quiet splendor of the Fin nish National Opera House and the vastness of the Olympic Stadium, built when the country held the Sum mer Games in 1952. At the end of boulevards leading from the park next to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-07-13/5-free-things-do-helsinki
Ukraine sends message to Putin at opening ceremony of Winter Paralympics

...The appearance of the flagbearer, biathlete Mykhaylo Tkachenko, drew a roar from the capacity crowd at the Fisht Olympic Stadium. Entering in a wheelchair with the Ukrainian flag, he wore a serious expression and displayed no emotion.The Ukrainian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-03-07/ukraine-sends-message-pu
Full text of President Obama's State of the Union address

...the world will see one expression of that commitment - when Team USA marches the red, white, and blue into the Olympic Stadium - and brings home the gold.My fellow Americans, no other country in the world does what we do. On every issue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-28/full-text-president-obam