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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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Los Angeles reaches deal with Olympic leaders for 2028 Games

WDTN - 31 Jul 2017
FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2014 file photo, the Russian national flag, right, flies after next to the Olympic flag during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The Olympic world is bracing for more evidence of systematic ...
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After The Flame

ESPN - 10 Aug 2017
The 2016 Rio Olympics were supposed to be the second of a one-two punch announcing Brazil's arrival as a world power through dominance in sports. But in many ways, the opposite unfolded. Timed with an embarrassing political corruption scandal and the ...
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A Bargain at $5.3 Billion

Slate Magazine - 02 Aug 2017
And while every megaproject always features cost overruns, there's not much “project” in the L.A. Olympic budget. Most of the money goes toward operations, technology, and workforce, with another $177 million for the opening and closing ceremonies.
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A Year After Olympics, Brazil's Army Called to Quell Violence in Rio

U.S. News & World Report - 04 Aug 2017
Escalating violence, fueled by a deep economic crisis and a shrinking state budget, shows how far Rio has fallen since international athletes flocked to its stadiums, many now vacant, in August 2016. Growing allegations of graft involving Olympic ...
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Today in History

WTOP - 09 Aug 2017
In 1992, closing ceremonies were held for the Barcelona Summer Olympics, with the Unified Team of former Soviet republics winning 112 medals, the United States 108. In 1997, Haitian immigrant Abner Louima was brutalized in a ...
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Bryan Adams to Perform at Invictus Games Closing Ceremonies

Kingston Herald - 07 Aug 2017
Kingston-born rocker Bryan Adams is scheduled to perform at the closing ceremonies of the Invictus Games in Toronto this fall, along with Bachman & Turner – Randy Bachman and Fred Turner of the hit Canadian group Bachman–Turner Overdrive. Adams, who ...
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Terry Jones: Edmonton triathlon building to be the best ever

Edmonton Journal - 23 Jul 2017
Great Britain's Alistair Brownlee greets fans as he approaches the finish in first place during the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Edmonton elite men's race at Hawrelak Park in Edmonton, Alta., on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. Codie McLachlan / Postmedia.
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TODAY IN HISTORY: AUGUST 9

The Morning Sun - 09 Aug 2017
At the London Games, Usain Bolt won the 200 meters in 19.32 seconds, making him the only man with two Olympic titles in that event. The U.S. women's soccer team won the gold medal, avenging one of its most painful defeats with a 2-1 victory over Japan.

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