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International Olympic Committee

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2014

    Before Really Getting Started, Dallas' Olympic Dream Is Over

    The Associated Press is reporting the end of Dallas' nascent and somewhat quixotic bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games. According to someone briefed on the U.S. Olympic Committee's decision making process, the committee has selected Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington to further compet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2008

    Maybe Nastia Will Get Another Gold After All. Doubt It, But, Still.

    At this very moment, Nastia Liukin's on her way to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport for a 4:15 p.m. press conference -- where, no doubt, the Parker-living, Plano-training Olympian will be asked about stories circulating today concerning the age of Chinese gymnast He Kexin, who controversially ... More >>

  • News

    September 6, 2001

    Native Son

    The children of an American Indian hero fight for his body's return home

  • News

    August 2, 2001

    Unlocking the Gong

    A group of Falun Gong, the outlawed Chinese spiritual movement, travel from Dallas to D.C. on an urgent rescue mission, sending out righteous thoughts and cultivating Xing Xing along the way

  • Culture

    February 22, 2001

    Wang Time

    Why are the Mavs still going cuckoo for Zhi Zhi? Because it's all about the upside.

  • News

    September 21, 2000

    Searching for Gold

    Like other past Olympic stars, local gold medal winners often have trouble keeping track of them

  • News

    May 27, 1999

    Gold gamble

    Voters would decide if Olympic efforts get up to $100 million in state subsidies

  • Culture

    March 4, 1999

    Pickin' Cotton

    While Dallas fools around with the Olympics, the Cotton Bowl crumbles

  • News

    February 11, 1999

    Truth hurts

    Think Dallas' Olympic bid won't cost taxpayers anything? Take a look at Plan B.

  • News

    October 29, 1998
  • News

    October 15, 1998

    Give her what she wants

    Olympics committee finds Dallas boosters' attitudes toward our city council a little scary

  • News

    September 17, 1998

    Going for the gold

    If Dallas taxpayers think they will get a free ride as the city pursues the Olympics, they might want to think again

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