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SUV toddler mom 'devastated' by death, lawyer says

...in the case thus far is similar to what 1996 Olympic bombing hero Richard Jewell faced after an attack that year on the summer games in Atlanta.Jewell led people away from a suspicious backpack before a blast killed one and left more than 100 people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-16/suv-toddler-mom-devastated-de
NBC extends Olympic deal through 2032 for $7.75 billion

...Bach said.The agreement could benefit a potential U.S. bid to host the Olympics. The U.S. hasn't held the Summer Games since Atlanta in 1996. The U.S. Olympic Committee is currently considering cities for a possible bid for the 2024...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-07/nbc-extends-olympic-deal
Olympic dining: sales up for delivery restaurants in Augusta

...Olympics might be first-class entertainment, but the Summer Games aren't shaping up as a first-class boon to local...Road. He avoided attributing the effect directly to the Summer Games, though, saying one week just isn't enough to peg...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/30/met_199084.shtml
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AG, Olympics organizers to contest records dispute

...records detailing how the city won the Summer Games or face an open-records lawsuit...organization created to pursue the Summer Games for not moving forward with an...wrongdoing in their bid to bring the Summer Games to Atlanta. The organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/06/oth_260805.shtml
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Baker seeks records from Games panel

...records detailing how the city won the Summer Games or face an open-records lawsuit...organization created to pursue the Summer Games for not moving forward with an...wrongdoing in their bid to bring the Summer Games to Atlanta. The organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/06/met_260771.shtml
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U.S. Olympic Cup a chance for a backyard whuppin'

...Sydney will include a welcome pit stop this summer at San Diego's arenas, pools, beaches and fields. A year before the Summer Games, part of the world will come here for the inaugural U.S. Olympic Cup Sept. 9-12. Americans will face top international...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/18/oth_263930.shtml
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Salt Lake City has viable Olympic facilities over a decade later

...to locals who can barely stand on a pair of skates.What a contrast with other cities.Take Athens, which hosted the Summer Games two years after Salt Lake City. Many of those facilities were largely abandoned after the Olympics, quickly of no...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-12-27/salt-lake-city-has-viabl
US wrestlers blindsided by Olympic ouster

...with the sport in the U.S. were jolted Tuesday when International Olympic Committee leaders dropped wrestling from the Summer Games.The move is set to take effect for the 2020 Olympics and eliminates a sport that's been a staple of both the ancient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-02-12/us-wrestlers-blindsided-
Jamaican drug testing comes up fire

...Anti-Doping Commission alleged the island didn't drug-test its athletes for entire months before they dazzled at the Summer Games.Statistics compiled by former JADCO Executive Director Renee Anne Shirley indicated a near-complete breakdown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-10-14/jamaican-drug-testing-co
Tulsa might make run at 2024 Summer Olympics

...estimates it would take a $3.5 billion budget to host the Summer Games.Tulsa hosted the Bassmaster Classic in February...and Squaw Valley, Calif. But it's far rarer for the Summer Games. St. Louis hosted the 1904 Summer Games, though...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-04-27/tulsa-might-make-run-202