Rio 2016 guarantee commitment to clean Olympics after publication of WADA doping report

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Rio 2016 guarantee commitment to clean Olympics after publication of WADA doping report 

RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov. 10 — The Rio 2016 Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games has reiterated its commitment to protecting clean athletes and promoting clean sport after the publication of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission report into allegations of widespread doping in sport.

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Los Angeles aims to host 2024 Summer Olympics

August 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on Los Angeles aims to host 2024 Summer Olympics 

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 11 — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and businessman Casey Wasserman formed a non-profit organization LA24 and are trying to pitch Los Angeles to the U.S. Olympic Committee as America's bid city for hosting the 2024 Summer Games.

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