LA Rolls Out The Red Carpet For Olympic OfficialsMayor Eric Garcetti welcomed the 14 international Olympic committee members to Los Angeles.
Consolation Of A 2028 LA Olympics May Be CostlyLos Angeles could lose and win its Olympics gamble, ending up with the 2028 Games it never sought and the costly prospect of retooling its multibillion-dollar plans.
Hosting Olympics Is A Risk LA Is Willing To TakeWith billions of dollars wasted and unused venues in several other Olympic cities, many countries are no longer willing to host the games. But L.A. wants it bad.
Report: Hosting 2024 Olympics Could Have $11.2B Impact On LA EconomyThe local economy would get a $11.2-billion boost if Los Angeles hosts the 2024 Summer Olympics, according to a study released Monday.
LA Committee Lobbies For 2024 Olympics In QatarMayor Eric Garcetti and six-time Olympic track gold medalist Allyson Felix led LA 2024's delegation at the Association of National Olympic Committees General Assembly in Doha, Qatar.
Legislative Panel Backs Financial Guarantee For LA OlympicsA California legislative panel has advanced a bill committing the state to cover up to $250 million in cost overruns as part of Los Angeles' bid for the 2024 Olympics.
85 Percent Of Angelenos Support Hosting 2024 Olympics, Poll FindsAbout 85 percent of Los Angeles County residents surveyed said they support Los Angeles hosting the 2024 Summer Olympic Games, Loyola Marymount University officials said today.
Los Angeles Vows Privately Financed Olympics In 2024 BidWith 97 percent of the venues in existence or already planned by private investors, organizers of Los Angeles' bid for the 2024 Olympics are promising a prudent and responsible approach.
LA 2024 Committee Readies Olympic Bid, Unveils LogoThe committee leading Los Angeles' bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games unveiled its official logo today -- a silhouette of a winged athlete -- and a slogan, "Follow the Sun."
IOC Chief Likes LA, But Reveals No Favorite For 2024 GamesThe president of the International Olympic Committee is in Los Angeles to visit proposed venues for the 2024 Olympic Games.
LA Olympics Bid Hits Snag Over Proposed 'Olympic Village' LocationA potential obstacle has already presented itself in LA's dreams of hosting another Olympics.
Magic Johnson, Labor Leader María Elena Durazo Named Vice Chairs Of 2024 Olympic CommitteeNBA Hall of Famer and entrepreneur Earvin “Magic” Johnson and labor leader Maria Elena Durazo were named vice chairs of LA 2024, the city’s Olympic and Paralympic committee.
Earthquake Protection An Issue In LA's Bid For 2024 OlympicsThe Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum has seen almost a century of American history, hosting the first Super Bowl, the 1960 Democratic convention where John F. Kennedy was nominated and two Olympic Games, as well as concerts by Bruce Springsteen and the Rolling Stones.
Los Angeles Presented As U.S. Bidder For 2024 Olympic Games In SwitzerlandAn initial pitch presenting Los Angeles as the U.S. bidder to host the 2024 Summer games was made to the International Olympic Committee Thursday during a “very productive” round of talks in Switzerland.
City Council Stalls Vote On 2024 Olympics Over Cost QuestionsFacing an early test of support at home, Los Angeles' 2024 Olympics plan stalled Wednesday before the City Council amid questions about potential runaway costs and the impact on neighborhoods already strangled by traffic.