RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The head of the International Olympic Committee inspection team says that preparations for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics have made “a lot of progress” in the last six months.
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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil President Dilma Rousseff, in a close race for re-election, is touring the main venue for Rio de Janeiro’s 2016 Olympic Games with voting just days away.
CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Olympic Committee received near-unanimous support from the country’s sports federations in a poll asking whether they would support a bid for the 2024 Olympics — another sign that a U.S. city will make a run at hosting the next available Summer Games.
ROME (AP) — Former figure skating world champion Carolina Kostner is being questioned by an Italian Olympic Committee prosecutor over whether she was complicit in doping by her former boyfriend and Olympic race walking gold medalist Alex Schwazer.