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Los Angeles Strikes 2024 Olympic Bid Deal With USOC

Los Angeles and the U.S. Olympic Committee have struck a deal that will make the city America’s 2024 Olympic bidder pending approval by the city council next week.

08/29/2015

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Los Angeles Projects $161M Surplus For Olympics

nxiety over taxpayer costs helped cripple Boston’s 2024 Olympic bid, but organizers in potential stand-in Los Angeles disclosed a budget Tuesday that shows the city holding a $161 million surplus after staging events from Santa Monica beaches to the Hollywood Hills.

08/25/2015

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City Leaders Prepare Financial Plan As LA Becomes U.S. Favorite To Host 2024 Olympics

As word spreads that the United States Olympic Committee wants the U.S. bid for the 2024 Olympic Games to go to Los Angeles, Mayor Garcetti and other city leaders look to assemble a winning financial plan to win.

08/12/2015

A view of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum during the closing ceremony of the 1984 Summer Olympics, Los Angeles, 12th August 1984. The scoreboard has a message reading: 'Good luck to the athletes of the world'. (Credit: Steve Powell/Getty Images)

USOC Optimistic Los Angeles Will Bid For 2024 Olympics

If the United States is going to bid for the 2024 Olympics, that bid will come from Los Angeles.

08/12/2015

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Boston’s Withdrawal From Olympics Bid May Propel LA’s Chances As 2024 Host

As Boston drops out of the running to host the 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles finds itself as a possible frontrunner to host the games for the third time.

07/27/2015

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Mayor Garcetti Makes LA Pitch For 2024 Summer Games

Mayor Eric Garcetti Tuesday helped make the city of Los Angeles’ final pitch to be the U.S. candidate for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2014

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Report: U.S. Olympic Committee To Visit LA, Other Potential 2024 Hosts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A U.S. Olympic Committee delegation is taking quick trips to more than a half-dozen cities that have expressed interest in hosting the 2024 Games — including Boston, Dallas, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, […]

11/15/2013