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International Olympic Committee
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IOC members have backed the idea of setting up an Olympic television channel.
The IOC will consider setting up an independent body that allows whistleblowers to report information on doping, match-fixing and sexual abuse without fear of reprisals.
The IOC has been urged not to pay sports to attend the Olympics during talks on its relations with North American professional leagues.
As far as Dusty Korek sees it, a major injustice in ski jumping will come to an end at the Sochi Olympics.
Members of the International Luge Federation will hold a private remembrance of Georgian slider Nodar Kumaritashvili on Feb. 12, the four-year anniversary of his death.
U.S. Olympic Committee sponsor AT&T has condemned a Russian law restricting gay-rights activity as Sochi prepares to host the Winter Olympics.
Protesters in cities around the world targeted major Olympic sponsors Wednesday, just ahead of the Winter Games in Sochi, urging them to speak out against Russia's law restricting gay-rights activities. Two more sponsors of the U.S. Olympic team condemned the law, but leading global sponsors did not join them.
A U.S. Olympic sponsor and U.N. panel condemned a Russian law criticized as a stifling of gay rights as protests took place around the world Wednesday, keeping an irritant to the hosts of the Winter Olympics front and center two days ahead of the opening ceremony.
Claudia Bokel has retained her seat on the International Olympic Committee's executive board representing athletes.