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East London Businesses Face Olympics Move ...

October 29, 2005

Lance Forman's salmon smokery is one of the businesses that needs to move for the Olympics. (ATR) Businesses in East London on the site of the Olympic Park for the 2012 Games ...

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First Beijing Olympics Jet is Airborne

October 28, 2005

 The symbols and slogan of the Beijing Olympics will fly across the skies of China on specially painted planes of Air China's fleet. The Beijing-based airline is the official ...

Nine Cities for Olympic Congress Bids

October 28, 2005

Lausanne, host of the 1921 Olympic Congress wants to host one in the 21st century. (ATR) (ATR) Nine cities are seeking the 2009 Olympic Congress and IOC Session, the list conf...

Good Progress for London Olympics

October 28, 2005

IOC member Denis Oswald, London 2012 Coordination Commission chair.(ATR) (ATR) The first report about London 2012 to the IOC Executive Board is an upbeat assessment. IOC Coord...

Rogge: Turin Doping Solution Possible

October 28, 2005

IOC President Jacques Rogge on the Turin doping impasse: "An intelligent solution with the full respect of the law will be possible." (ATR) (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge a...

More Women, No Boxers for Beijing Olympics

October 27, 2005

Two more women's teams will be added to the soccer tournament for the Beijing Olympics. (ATR) (ATR) The IOC has approved new events for the 2008 Olympics that will include abo...

Baseball Game Plan For Olympics Return

October 27, 2005

International Baseball Federation executive director Miguel Ortin and President Aldo Notari.(ATR) (ATR) The head of the international baseball federation tells Around the Ring...

Five Nominations for IOC Membership

October 27, 2005

Prince Tunku Imran of the Olympic Council of Malaysia. (ATR) (ATR) Two women are on the list of five nominees for the IOC, the first group to be proposed for regular membershi...

IOC Asks for Jerome Young's Gold

October 27, 2005

It's official: sprinter Jerome Young is dq'ed from the Sydney Olympics, more than five years after winning a gold medal. (ATR) Closing a long-running doping case from the Sydn...

Olympians Call for Sports Program Reform

October 26, 2005

Athletes Commission chair Sergey Bubka. (ATR) (ATR) The IOC Athletes Commission is calling for changes in the way the program for the Summer Olympics is determined, including ...

French IOC Member Found Guilty

October 26, 2005

Guy Drut's IOC seat could be in question following his conviction on corruption charges in France. (ATR) (ATR) A guilty verdict on corruption charges for Guy Drut, IOC member ...