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

IOC President Thomas Bach speaks during a press conference in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Bach said the world body is confident that Pyeongchang can organize "excellent" Winter Games in 2018. (AP Photo/Yonhap, Jin Jeong-young) KOREA OUT

Olympic leaders meet Monday to decide which cities make the cut in the race for the 2022 Winter Games. It should be an easy choice.

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Protesters march against Tokyo Olympic stadium

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 structure for the 2020 Summer Olympics.

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