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The National Ledger - Michelle Obama and Olympics Longshot: Copenhagen Pitch for 2016 Chicago

September 14, 2009

By Leslie WarrenSep 13, 2009First Lady Michelle Obama will 'pitch hit' for her husband the president and fly to Copenhagen to pitch the bid for Chicago to host the 2016 Olympi...

CBS 2 Chicago - Obama's Final Olympic Pitch Not Assured

September 11, 2009

CHICAGO (CBS) ― The possibility of what could be a fatal blow to Chicago's Olympic hopes was raised Thursday at the White House.A spokesman for President Barack Obama said a t...

WBBM 780 - Will Obama go, or won't he?

September 11, 2009

CHICAGO (CBS) ― The possibility of what could be a fatal blow to Chicago's Olympic hopes was raised Thursday at the White House.A spokesman for President Barack Obama said a t...

Faceoff.com - Poor showing at pre-Olympic events no concern for VANOC

September 11, 2009

Ed Willes, Canwest News ServicePublished: Sunday, September 06, 2009Like blind dates and Vancouver Canuck first-round draft picks, the problem concerning the crowds, or lack o...

IOC Report Finds Problems In Chicago 2016 Plan

September 03, 2009

CHICAGO (CBS) ― The International Olympic Committee highlighted a number of problems with the Chicago's 2016 bid in a new report.The detailed 98-page report issued Wednesday m...

Chicago calling or roll on Rio?

September 03, 2009

Deciding the host city for an Olympics used to be a far simpler affair. The International Olympic Committee would gather, discuss some locations, reject Detroit (seven times!)...

What Next for Olympic Sports Hopefuls?

September 03, 2009

By Ed HulaCourtesy of Around the Ringswww.aroundtherings.comThe way may be cleared for golf and rugby to join the 2016 Olympics.May be.But is all hope lost for any other sport...

MLK III relays lessons from '96 Games

September 03, 2009

By Cheryl BurtonAugust 27, 2009 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- Martin Luther King III brought his Olympic experience from Atlanta to Chicago on Thursday.He is backing the city's push to...

Cash crunch causing tension

September 03, 2009

Not long ago, it seemed like organizers of the 2010 Winter Games had constructed a gold-medal model on how to put on an Olympics.New sports facilities in Vancouver and Whistle...

Sebastian Coe an outsider in long IOC race to succeed Jacques Rogge

September 03, 2009

Jacques Rogge plans to stand down as an active member of the International Olympic Committee when his 12-year tenure as president ends in 2013. Rogge, set to be re-elected uno...

Officials dispute Rogge's criticism

September 03, 2009

Vancouver Olympic organizers are refuting a suggestion from International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge that they aren't doing enough to promote the 2010 Winter Ga...

Organizers Rally Support For Chicago's Olympic Bid

August 18, 2009

Organizers of Chicago's bid to host the 2016 Summer Olympics have spent more than a month traveling to neighborhoods to explain the city's plan and drum up support.Chicago is ...

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