Contrary to expectations, cities are dropping out of the bid to host the 2024 Olympic games because of uncertainties regarding the funding and lack of support from the population. The bids are now down.. HNGN
The Spanish Steps in Rome will reopen Thursday after a year of restoration work. It's part of a push to restore the city's historic treasures that the government cannot afford to do. On Wednesday.. CBS News
The Spanish Steps in Rome will reopen Thursday after a year of restoration work. It's part of a push to restore the city's historic treasures that the government cannot afford to do. On Wednesday.. Source: CBS News -
Team USA won 121 medals throughout the Rio Olympics, over 50 medals more than any other nation. CBS News' Ben Tracy has a recap of the 2016 Olympics and the latest on a possible 2024 Olympics in the.. Source: CBS News -
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti wants to throw L.A. in the ring for consideration to host the summer olympics eight years from now. Atlanta hosted the Games in Summer 1996, and both Chicago and New.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Hello! Here's what you need to know on Thursday.
*1. A man was critically wounded from a gunshot Wednesday during the second night of protests in Charlotte, North Carolina, over the deadly shooting.. Business Insider
Refusing to put up with more debt in a city besieged by corruption and poor public services, Mayor Virginia Raggi rejected Rome's bid for the 2024 Olympics on Wednesday, effectively dooming the.. Mashable
In the latest high-profile blow to the Olympics, Rome is set to withdraw its bid to host the 2024 Summer Games.
Mayor Virginia Raggi’s said on Wednesday that the capital of debt-crippled.. Huffington Post
Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi rejected the city's bid for the 2024 Olympics on Wednesday, effectively dooming the capital's candidacy for the second time in four years.
If approved by the city assembly,.. L.A. Times
ROME (AP) — Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi, who has long opposed the city’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics, is finally ready to announce her decision on the candidacy. Raggi is scheduled to meet with.. Seattle Times