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L.A. Committee Makes Big Changes To Proposed Olympic Venues for '24

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 29 / 16

Olympic swimming in L.A. would take place at a temporary facility on USC's campus LA 2024 has made a big change to its proposed venue plan in its bid for the Olympics. The temporary swimming an...

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Mewelde Moore Heisman Sites

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Magna To Build Track In MI

Magna Entertainment plans to build a 220-acre, $200M track in Romulus, which is located just outside Detroit, according to Eckman & Bebow of the DETROIT NEWS, who note Magna submitted the application

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Glendale Wins Stadium Vote

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B&C To Operate Skateparks

KNIGHT RIDDER reported that Burroughs & Chapin Co. Inc. (B&C) "is branching out to four states with plans to operate ESPN X Games Skateparks, marking the company''s most expansive reach outside South

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MLB, Union Reach Labor Deal

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