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Governor of Massachusetts Charlie Baker addresses the media during a press conference to announce Boston as the U.S. applicant city to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center on January 9, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images for the USOC)

Boston Gets Nod, Is US Bidder For 2024 Summer Olympics

The USOC picked Boston on Thursday as the American nominee for the 2024 Summer Games, choosing the sports-mad academic and high-tech Hub over San Francisco, Los Angeles and Washington.

01/09/2015

An employee works on a bronze medal for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, at the Adamas jewelry factory in Moscow on July 25, 2013. The factory is the official medal supplier of the 2014 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Sochi. (KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Road To Sochi Winter Olympics To Begin In Times Square

Olympic gold medalists Ted Ligety, Evan Lysacek and Kelly Clark are among those kicking off the U.S. Olympic Committee’s Road to Sochi tour, beginning in New York on Oct. 29 — the start of the 100-day countdown to the Winter Games.

09/23/2013

Virginia Murray (L), Richard Murray (C) and Jake Duhaime (R-hands to face) show their disappointment after New York City's bid to host the 2012 Olympics is voted out in the second ballot. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

US Pulls Plug On Bid For 2020 Summer Olympics; NYC Misses Out Again

New York City residents will once again have to watch the Olympic Games on television from far, far away. But this time around, it’s the United States that is saying no to the summer spectacle.

WFAN–08/23/2011