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Olympic committee gives Salt Lake City official go-ahead as bidder for future Winter Games

Sep. 14, 2023 16:23 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee officially endorsed Salt Lake City on Thursday as the American bid city for an upcoming Winter Olympics, with the committee's chairman saying that while the U.S. bid remains flexible, it would prefer hosting in 2034 over 2030. ...

Two French regions join forces in bid to host the 2030 Winter Olympics

Jul. 18, 2023 18:28 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Two important regions of France are teaming up in a bid to host the 2030 Winter Olympics. The Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes and Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur regions announced Tuesday they want to submit a joint bid to the International Olympic Committee. The move came after...