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2014 Winter Olympics Closing Ceremonies

Washington Post - 23 Feb 2014
2014 Winter Olympics Closing Ceremonies. Performers and athletes celebrate an eventful two weeks of competition in Sochi, Russia. Performers take part in the show during the Closing Ceremonies. 1 / 38. Rate this Photo: 1 2 3 4 5. Buy this Photo; Thumbs ...
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North Korea triggers 2018 Winter Olympics security scare

Hindu Business Line - 23 Sep 2017
Austria alone took home 17 medals from the previous Winter Olympics Sochi Games in 2014 and has been the dominant force in alpine skiing and ski jumping. A more muted response came from Germany, another winter sports heavyweight that tops the ...
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World Anti-Doping Agency Clears 95 Russian Athletes

New York Times - 12 Sep 2017
The Olympic and Russian flags during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Games in Sochi, Russia. Credit Jim Young/Reuters. Global antidoping authorities have begun assessing the cases of individual athletes implicated in Russia's yearslong doping program ...
closing ceremony olympics 2014

Florida, Rohingya, Emmanuel Macron: Your Wednesday Briefing

New York Times - 13 Sep 2017
Above, Russian athletes at the closing ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. _____. Photo. Credit Dan Kitwood/Getty Images. • Rohingya Muslims living in Pakistan, where hundreds of thousands fled from Myanmar security forces in the ...
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South Korea seeks to boost slow Winter Olympic ticket sales

USA TODAY - 11 Sep 2017
While this might seem modest, Lee said Pyeongchang has been selling tickets at a faster pace than Sochi was at a similar point ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics. The Olympics will cost about 14 trillion won ($12.4 billion) for South Korea, including ...
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Who Wins? Outcomes of Olympic-sized Events

NC State News - 13 Sep 2017
But once the closing ceremonies are over, what are the enduring economic, environmental and human impacts of a mega event? Those questions fascinate NC State professor Jason Bocarro in the College of Natural Resources, who studies the public health ...
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Los Angeles Officially Named Host of 2028 Olympics

Lasentinel - 21 Sep 2017
Tokyo's 2020 plan has already doubled to $12.6 billion, Rio de Janeiro is still struggling to pay off the debt from its $13 billion hosting duties in 2016, and the 2014 Games in Sochi ballooned from a budget of $12 billion to around $50 billion. With ...
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World Rowing Championships calendar

YourObserver.com - 22 Sep 2017
7 p.m. — The Opening Ceremony will be filled with music from the Jah Movement Reggae Band and the Sarasota Pops Orchestra, and entertainment will be provided by the Sarasota Ski-A-Rees waterskiing team, the Sarasota Cuban Ballet School, the Westcoast ...
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Graft and white elephants: Rio's Olympic legacy

Yahoo Sports - 12 Sep 2017
Although he left office in 2014, the Games were awarded in 2009, meaning he had a steering hand in numerous projects, including refurbishment of the iconic Maracana football stadium, where the opening and closing ceremonies were held in 2016.
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High expectations for Opening Ceremony of Ashgabat 2017

Insidethegames.biz - 15 Sep 2017
They were involved in the ceremonies at Torino 2006, Sochi 2014 and Rio 2016, where they produced the Tokyo 2020 handover segment. Their Olympic experience also includes the flag handovers at Salt Lake City 2002 and London 2012. ...
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A year since the Rio Olympics, the legacy of the games is tattered

The Sydney Morning Herald - 27 Aug 2017
Maracana Stadium pulsed with samba, bossa nova and forro music a year ago during the closing ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, but since then, Brazil's storied temple of soccer has barely been used. Odebrecht, the giant construction company that ...
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Fujima Kansuma Named 2018 Nisei Week Choreographer

The Rafu Shimpo - 07 Sep 2017
The legendary Japanese classical dance instructor joined in the closing ceremony festivities, accompanied by her daughter Miyako Tachibana, who was Nisei Week choreographer in 2014. Tachibana said that serving as choreographer for next year's parade ...
closing ceremony olympics 2014

KL2017: Jubilant Malaysia dismiss judging concerns

New Straits Times Online - 30 Aug 2017
Malaysia, who won 62 gold medals at the last SEA Games in 2015, topped the table for the first time since 2001 – when they also hosted the mini-Olympics. Thailand had 72 golds and Vietnam 58. Thai and Indonesian officials have hit out at the judging ...
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Caribbean News Now!

Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog) - 25 Aug 2017
In “Putin Turns $51 billion Sochi Olympic Park into a Racetrack?!” October 15, 2014, I posited that the 2014 Sochi Olympics has a lock on gold for shameful Olympic legacies. The 2004 Athens Olympics is on track to win bronze. Except that it could be ...

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