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IOC issues warning over Israeli flag incident

July 8, 2014

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC has issued a warning to the international baseball and softball federation after an Israeli delegate was barred from displaying his national flag at a recent... more »»

Almaty, Beijing, Oslo make list for 2022 Olympics

July 7, 2014

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — As the IOC sought to dispel concerns the Olympics are too expensive, two former host cities and one former also-ran advanced to the final phase Monday in the troubled... more »»

Facts, figures on 2022 Winter Games bids

July 7, 2014

Oslo, Beijing and Almaty, Kazakhstan, made the cut Monday when the IOC announced the list of finalists for the 2022 Winter Olympics. more »»

Final 3: IOC set to keep 3 bids for 2022 Games

July 6, 2014

OIympic leaders meet Monday to decide which cities make the cut in the race for the 2022 Winter Olympics. It should be an easy choice. more »»

Protesters march against Tokyo Olympic stadium

July 5, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — A group of protesters marched around Tokyo's National Stadium on Saturday, demonstrating against plans to destroy the 56-year-old facility and replace it with a colossal, futuristic... more »»

OCA asks India to bid for 2019 Asian Games quickly

July 3, 2014

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Olympic Council of Asia has told India to submit its bid for the 2019 Asian Games this week if it hopes to be considered as a replacement for Hanoi after the Vietnamese... more »»

Spain launches anti-doping program funded by IOC

July 2, 2014

MADRID (AP) — Spain is counting on cleaning up its lax record on pursuing cheating athletes through an anti-doping program funded by the International Olympic Committee. more »»

IOC unconcerned by Pyeongchang building schedule

July 2, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach has downplayed concerns about tight construction schedules for Pyeongchang's 2018 Winter Game. more »»

Pyeongchang gets 1st sponsor for 2018 Olympics

July 1, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It may have taken some time, but the 2018 Winter Olympics finally have their first domestic sponsor. more »»

With Lviv out, 3 cities left in race for '22 Games

June 30, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Three cities look certain to make the final cut in the race to host the 2022 Winter Olympics after the withdrawal of the Ukrainian bid from Lvi. more »»

Ukraine's Lviv withdraws bid for 2022 Winter Games

June 30, 2014

LONDON (AP) — The Ukrainian city of Lviv withdrew its bid for the 2022 Winter Games on Monday, becoming the third contender to drop out of the race for an Olympics that no one seems to want. more »»

IOC weighs Tokyo 2020 Olympic venue changes

June 27, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — The IOC wrapped up its first coordination commission meeting for the Tokyo 2020 Games on Friday, saying proposed changes to the venue plan are not as drastic as some have suggested. more »»

Murofushi appointed Tokyo 2020 sports director

June 24, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — Former Olympic hammer-throw champion Koji Murofushi has been appointed sports director of the 2020 Tokyo Games. more »»

Olympic champ Gabby Douglas nearing return

June 23, 2014

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Defending Olympic all-around champion Gabby Douglas is ready to get back in front of the judge. more »»

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