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IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games

...build on the reforms outlined in Olympic Agenda 2020 which aim to create more flexibility into the Olympic program of the Olympic Games."The IOC recommends the participation of about 2,900 athletes competing in 100 events for the Winter Games...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-08/ioc-approves-new-events-
US delegation to visit IOC about 2024 Boston bid

...officials will meet with an International Olympic Committee group headed by Christophe Dubi, the executive director for the Olympic Games.The talks come amid continuing uncertainty over the future of the Boston bid, which has been dogged by local opposition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-05-22/us-delegation-visit-ioc-
Corrupt culture of FIFA must change now

...single-nation hosting concept is largely untenable and overwhelmingly wasteful (note to the IOC ? this applies to the Olympic Games as well).Brazil spent nearly $7 billion in building new stadiums and infrastructure in 12 cities ? displacing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-06/corrupt-culture-fifa
Explosion at Olympic Park

...revelers in the social center of the Olympic Games. "We will consider it an act...have gathered every night since the Olympic Games began July 19. A Fire Department...for the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games. Brennan said there were no...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/27/met_199054.shtml
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Explosion at Olympic Park

...revelers in the social center of the Olympic Games. "We will consider it an act...have gathered every night since the Olympic Games began July 19. A Fire Department...for the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games. Brennan said there were no...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/27/met_199052.shtml
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Atlanta doesn't have enough Olympic volunteers

ATLANTA - The Olympic Games are about amateurs performing feats of professional greatness...has been a task greater than anyone at the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games expected and a last-days recruiting drive is in full sprint...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/06/30/oly_198801.shtml
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Payne enjoying life after the Games

...diet Coke. The man who brought the Olympic Games to Atlanta had the look of a...never before been able to do at the Olympic Games, such as cheering on American...of the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, said he never worried because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/21/oly_297068.shtml
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Explosion at Olympic Park May Have Been a Pipe Bomb

...revelers in the social center of the Olympic Games. Cameraman Mark Field of KNBC...have gathered every night since the Olympic Games began July 19. A Fire Department...for the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games. Brennan said there were no...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/27/met_199051.shtml
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Jewell no longer a suspect

...pipe bomb shot fiery shrapnel through the revelry of the Olympic Games, the Justice Department on Saturday formally cleared...investigating whether officials of the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games played a role in releasing Jewell's name to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/27/met_200204.shtml
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Olympic torchburns local bucks

The torch is the most revered symbol of the Olympic Games, but for many American towns, the eternal flame...by corporate sponsors and the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games. But a large share of the cost falls to local governments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/12/met_198909.shtml
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