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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Jacques Rogge
Former Olympics chief Jacques Rogge of Belgium received an honorary knighthood from Britain on Tuesday.
Vladimir Putin isn't the only president with a lot riding on the Sochi Olympics.
When the world last came together for the Winter Olympics, Russia was in the doghouse because of doping.
Bach is the first Olympic gold medalist to become IOC president. He won gold in team fencing for West Germany in 1976.
Shot putter Nadzeya Ostapchuk of Belarus became the first athlete to be stripped of a medal at the London Olympics after her gold was withdrawn Monday for doping.
With a little British pomp and a lot of British pop, London brought the curtain down on a glorious Olympic Games on Sunday in a spectacular, technicolor pageant of landmarks, lightshows and lots of fun.
When the stakes are the biggest, the spotlight most bright, Usain Bolt is as good as gold.
Let the games begin and let the foolishness end.
A moment of silence is currently creating a clamor. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is resisting a proposal for Friday's opening ceremonies in London to remember the 11 Israeli athletes killed in Munich 40 years ago by Palestinian terrorists. The committee should reconsider.
With one year to go until the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics, swimmers took the first plunge Wednesday in the new aquatics center hailed as a "masterpiece" by IOC President Jacques Rogge.
With most of the venues already completed, tickets nearly sold out and a massive security operation in the works, London is preparing to mark the one-year countdown to the biggest sports show on earth.
The South Korean town of Pyeongchang won the 2018 Winter Olympics on Wednesday, beating out Munich and Annecy, France.
SINGAPORE — IOC president Jacques Rogge said pollution in Beijing will not endanger the health of athletes, although their Olympic performance might suffer.
DHARAMSALA, India — China vowed yesterday to bring the Olympic torch through the heart of Tibet en route to the Summer Games in Beijing, again defying calls for dialogue by Tibetan exiles, the United States and much of the world.
China yesterday scrambled to contain the global fallout from days of bloody clashes in Tibet, as protests around the globe put the spotlight on Beijing's human rights record just months before it hosts the Olympic Games.
"There have been absolutely no calls for a boycott," he told reporters on a visit to Trinidad.
"We have been very heartened by the position of the European Union and the major governments of the world who have all said almost unanimously that boycotts will not be a solution," he said.