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Boston's 2024 organizers release details of their $4.6 billion plan

BOSTON - The group trying to bring the 2024 Olympics to Boston released the most detailed look yet at its bid for the Summer Games on Monday, unveiling a $4.6 billion plan it says would create thousands of jobs and housing units, expand the city's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-29/bostons-2024-organizers-
Baseball, softball up for consideration for 2020 Tokyo Games

...Under the "Olympic Agenda 2020" reforms approved in December, the IOC agreed to abolish the cap of 28 sports for the Summer Games and move to an "events-based" system that would allow new competitions to come in, while keeping to about 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-22/baseball-softball-consid
US delegation to visit IOC about 2024 Boston bid

...The U.S., which mounted failed bids for the 2012 Olympics (New York) and 2016 (Chicago), hasn't hosted the Summer Games since 1996 in Atlanta.Stung by polls showing support for their candidacy at below 50 percent, Boston officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-05-22/us-delegation-visit-ioc-
Masters insider

...conference at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Here are some topics he is expected to address:5 Olympic golf: The sport returns to the Summer Games next year in Brazil.4 Berckmans Road: Will the realignment of the road next year open up some room for eventual...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/masters-insider-3
Overtime

...for 2024 GamesThe U.S. Olympic Commit tee will try to land the 2024 Olympics and end a 28-year drought without the Summer Games.Which city will it pick? Stay tuned.After hearing presentations from the four candidates Tuesday ? Boston, Los...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-16/overtime
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomes US bid for 2024 Olympics

...International Olympic Com mittee is eager to have a solid bid from the United States, which is looking to play host to the Summer Games for the first time in nearly three decades.The U.S. Olympic Committee board voted Tuesday in favor of a bid after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-17/ioc-president-thomas-bac
IOC President says 'time to change is now'

...and keep them affordable.He spoke of the need to revamp the sports program by scrapping the cap of 28 sports for the Summer Games to allow new events to come in ? a process that could clear the way for baseball and softball at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-07/ioc-president-says-time-
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
International Olympic Committee overwhelmingly approves wide-ranging reform package

...against gay "propaganda" ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.The IOC abolished the cap of 28 sports for the Summer Games to move to an "events-based" system that would allow new competitions to come in, while keeping to about 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-08/international-olympic-co
USOC will decide next week if it will bid on 20024 Games

...Arab Emirates; Budapest, Hungary; and a city or region in South Africa.The United States hasn't played host to the Summer Games since 1996 in Atlanta. New York made a failed bid for the 2012 Olympics, and Chicago missed out for 2016."That's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-09/usoc-will-decide-next-we