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May 14, 2017
Olympics 2024: IOC commission in Paris for three-day visit to evaluate city's bidSwitzerland's Patrick Baumann will lead the 11-strong IOC on a three-day visit having just spent as long in Los Angeles, the only other city competing to host the 2024 Olympics.
May 10, 2017
Olympics 2024: IOC heads to Los Angeles for three-day tour to evaluate city's bidWith just four months to go until a 13 September vote in Lima that will decide the race, the IOC's Evaluation Commission will spend this week studying the fine detail of Los Angeles's bid before heading to rival Paris next week.
Mar 22, 2017
Olympics: Los Angeles insists it only wants to host 2024 Games amid deal speculationIOC confirmed last week it could award both the 2024 and 2028 Olympics at the same time when the body meets for a crunch vote in Lima in September.
Feb 23, 2017
Olympics 2024: Budapest to drop out of bidding race; Paris, Los Angeles only contenders leftBudapest on Wednesday became the latest city to drop out of the race to host the 2024 Olympic Games, after a petition garnered enough signatures to force a referendum on their bid.
Feb 14, 2017
Olympics: IOC could award host city rights for both 2024 and 2028 Games to Los Angeles, ParisOlympic leader Thomas Bach does not like losers and that is why Paris and Los Angeles could this year both win the right to host the world's biggest and most complicated sporting event.
Feb 02, 2017
Olympics 2024: Budapest, Los Angeles and Paris begin battle to secure votes for hosting GamesBudapest, Los Angeles and Paris can from Friday get tough in their race to secure the 2024 Olympic Games as they hit the final lap to the September vote.
Jan 17, 2017
Olympics 2024: Los Angeles plans extravagant two-stadium opening ceremony to clinch bidA 2024 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles would feature a groundbreaking opening ceremony using not only the Memorial Coliseum but also a new state-of-the-art NFL stadium.
Sep 30, 2016
California governor assures $250 million aid if Los Angeles secures 2024 Olympic bidCalifornia governor Jerry Brown on Thursday guaranteed the state would provide up to $250 million if Los Angeles is awarded the 2024 Olympics and the Games go over budget
Sep 22, 2016
Rome’s bid to host Olympics 2024 all but over after mayor refuses to back itRome's bid to host the 2024 summer Olympics was dealt a potentially fatal blow on Wednesday after the city mayor refused to give her formal backing.
Mar 24, 2015
Paris mayor gives backing to 2024 Olympic Games bidThe mayor of Paris on Monday gave her blessing to a bid for the 2024 Olympics and asked local city officials to get to work on shaping a detailed plan for the Games.