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Mitt Romney believes Sochi Games will have 'very adequate security'

...Romney said. "At the Sochi fields of play there will be very adequate security."Romney, chief executive of the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, said that the security for the 2014 games is far more intense. He said that Sochi has 40...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-02/mitt-romney-believes-soc
President of the United States: Mitt Romney

...contrast, Mitt Romney is a proven leader with unquestioned success in both the private and public sectors. He saved the 2002 Winter Olympics, and at a time when this nation needed a morale boost. He worked hand-in-glove with Democrats as governor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-11-04/president-united-stat
Justice Department wants dismissal of charges

...to heap gifts, cash payments and special treatment on committee members and their families in an effort to win the 2002 Winter Olympics. The government's five-year bribery investigation and prosecution of bid leaders Tom Welch and Dave Johnson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/17/oth_392639.shtml
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Canadian skating pair swap silver for gold

...Sikharulidze. A controversy that had engulfed the 2002 Winter Olympics during the previous four days was resolved when...is part of a Morris News Service team covering the 2002 Winter Olympics. He can be reached at guidera@hotmail.com...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/16/oly_333826.shtml
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USOC drops two cities from 2016 running

...games, in 2020 and 2024. The U.S. has not played host to the Summer Games since the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. The 2002 Winter Olympics were held in Salt Lake City. The USOC appointed a four-person committee to evaluate information provided by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/27/oth_90363.shtml
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U.S. shuts out Costa Rica

...hoping to see for its first game at Rice-Eccles Stadium. The biggest sporting event in Salt Lake City since the 2002 Winter Olympics drew 40,586 fans to the stadium at the foot of the snowcapped Wasatch Mountains. Donovan, much happier since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/05/oth_455216.shtml
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Across the area

...on a relay through 46 states. The run will last from Dec. 4 to Feb. 8, when opening ceremonies will be for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah. Commission OKs funds for improved security Augusta Commission on Thursday approved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/05/met_324064.shtml
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AG, Olympics organizers to contest records dispute

...make the documents available to the public ... lends credence to the belief that GAAF has something to hide." The 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City have been embroiled in controversy since organizers there admitted to using corrupt tactics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/06/oth_260805.shtml
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Entertainment briefs

...Babelsberg Studios. NBC wins 13 Sports Emmys - 11 for the 2002 Winter Olympics NEW YORK -- NBC's coverage of the 2002 Winter Olympics carried the network to 13 Sports Emmys. One year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/24/ent_370593.shtml
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Baker seeks records from Games panel

...make the documents available to the public ... lends credence to the belief that GAAF has something to hide." The 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City have been embroiled in controversy since organizers there admitted to using corrupt tactics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/06/met_260771.shtml
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