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Lady Liberty, Yao Plug NYC Olympics Bid...

November 17, 2004

The Statue of Liberty dominates the table of contents for the NYC 2012 bid book. (ATR Photos) (ATR) Chinese basketball star Yao Ming gets the first word in New York Cityâ??s ...

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Paris Mayor: Olympics A Great Adventure

November 17, 2004

French Olympians and Paralympians en masse at the Eiffel Tower, which now carries a Paris 2012 banner. (Paris 2012) (ATR) Paris Mayor Betrand Delanoe says â??a great adventure...

Swiss,Singapore Ban for Olympics Bid Ads

November 16, 2004

(ATR) The cities bidding for the 2012 Olympics are banned from taking their international promotion to Switzerland or Singapore. The ad bans and other limits on promotion are ...

Powell to Aid NYC Olympics Bid?

November 16, 2004

Bronx-born Colin Powell on New York for 2012: “They’ll put on a great Olympics. And you’ll be welcomed in America”.(ATR Photos) (ATR) The resignation of U.S. Secretar...

Moscow Celebrates Olympics Bid

November 16, 2004

(ATR) Fireworks over Moscowâ??s Luzhniki Olympic Stadium commemorated the submission of the cityâ??s bid for the 2012 Olympics.Mayor Yuri Luzhkov told the crowd gathered at t...

London Olympics Bid Chair: We Listened

November 16, 2004

Seb Coe with British Prime Minister Tony Blair. (ATR Photos) (ATR) The chair of Londonâ??s bid for the 2012 Olympics says the bid book submitted Monday shows that â??we listen...

Ueberroth: Stadium A Must for NYC 2012

November 15, 2004

New York City 2012 leader Dan Doctoroff(l) and USOC Chairman Peter Ueberroth. (ATR) (ATR) A new stadium in New York City is a must for the cityâ??s bid for the 2012 Olympics, ...

Olympics Contest: Final Phase

November 15, 2004

Olympic boxing silver medalist Amir Khan with Amber Charles, a student and international basketball junior from London’s east, with the bid book she is delivering the IOC. (...

Lion Is World Cup Mascot

November 14, 2004

(ATR) A lion named GOLEO VI will serve as the mascot for the 2006 FIFA World Cupâ?¢. Organizers unveiled the character this weekend, along with Pille, an anthropomorphic, talk...

Ueberroth Kicks Off NY Olympics Push

November 14, 2004

Peter Ueberroth is expected to play a key role in the international campaign for New York’s 2012 bid. (ATR) U.S. Olympic Committee chairman Peter Ueberroth will help shine a...

2014 Winter Olympics Bids Shape Up

November 13, 2004

(ATR) A crucial test comes next week for a South Korean bid for the Winter Olympics, while bids from Europe are on the verge of advancing or dropping out. Next week, a team fr...