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Olympic Newsdesk -- Putin in Sochi; IAAF in Beijing; Infamous Medal Up for Auction

October 13, 2010

Russian PM Vladimir Putin toured construction for the Sochi Olympics on Wednesday. (Getty Images) Putin Inspects Sochi Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin meets with IO...

IOC Planning Israel, Palestine Summit; Sochi Security; Coke for Rugby World Cup

October 07, 2010

IOC Planning Israeli/Palestinian Conference The IOC is attempting to set a date for a meeting with Israeli and Palestinian Olympic officials. IOC president Jacques Rogge ...

Women's Ski Jumping Possible Addition; Delhi 2010 to Open

October 01, 2010

Women’s Ski Jump Skis Up for Sochi Approval The quest to add women’s ski jump to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi could be finished this month. Women’s ski jumping could ...

Football Legacy Plans for 2012 Stadium; Archery Concerns in Delhi

September 30, 2010

West Ham Submits Bid for 2012 Stadium West Ham United is among the bids who today submitted proposals to take over the London 2012 Olympic Stadium. The English Premier L...

Olympic Newsdesk -- New CEO for Olympic Delivery Authority; Cauldron Removal; Road Race Worlds

September 28, 2010

New Leadership Coming for Olympic Delivery Authority The Olympic Delivery Authority will get a new CEO less than 18 months before London opens. Chief executive elect Den...

Olympic Newsdesk -- South Africa 2020; 50th Anniversary of Rome Paralympics

September 20, 2010

Confusion Surrounds South African Bid Doubts are rising over whether Durban is the anointed candidate from South Africa to bid for the 2020 Olympics. The three other ci...

Olympic Newsdesk -- Controversy for Nigerian NOC; U.S. Alone Atop New FIBA Rankings

September 17, 2010

IOC Member Loses NOC Presidency Reelection Nigerian IOC member Habu Gumel lost his campaign for reelection as Nigerian Olympic Committee, but it is unclear if the results w...

Sydney Photodesk -- Remembering the 2000 Olympics

September 17, 2010

The Australian and Olympic flags fly in front of the Sydney cauldron. (ATR) (ATR) Just ten years ago, the Sydney Olympics were in full swing. This week memories from those Ga...

Olympic Newsdesk -- London Velodrome Takes Shape; Russian Fraud Probes

September 16, 2010

Pictures, Webcam Showcase Track’s Progress Olympic enthusiasts can follow construction progress on the London 2012 velodrome via a new webcam. Siberian pine trees grow str...

Top Story Replay -- Flame Burns Again for Sydney Olympics

September 18, 2010

The cauldron alight at the Sydney Olympic Park. (ATR) (ATR) The cauldron from the Sydney Olympics is lit briefly to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Sydney Olympics.   ...

Sydney Celebrates 10 Years

September 14, 2010

(ATR) Celebrations marking the 10th anniversary of the Sydney Olympic Games are underway. The packed schedule of events runs right up until midnight. The celebrations are...

Sydney Games Leader Pays Tribute To Volunteers

September 13, 2010

A group of original Sydney Games volunteers, who have regularly gathered for lunches since 2000, assemble for a group photograph before being addressed by former SOCOG CEO San...