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Boston 2024 and the Rio Olympics, By the Numbers

A Hub-centric look.

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Poll Finds Boston Still Says ‘No’ to Olympics

Boston has had a year to let the disintegration of the city’s bid for the 2024 Olympics stew, and, it turns out, we’re still just […]

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Mayor Marty Walsh Deleted His Text Messages, Potentially Broke the Law

Mayor Marty Walsh admitted to WCVB’s Mike Beaudet Thursday that he deleted text messages from his taxpayer-financed phone—text messages that, when requested via public records request by […]

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Reaction to End of Boston Olympic Bid Pours In

Reaction to the United States Olympic Committee’s decision to the kill Boston’s bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics has been rolling in all afternoon. The […]

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USOC Pulls Boston Olympic Bid

The bid to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Boston is dead. The USOC pulled the bid on Monday after a long conference call with […]

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Boston 2024 Is Dead: A Eulogy

Leave it to Boston to find a way to win, even in defeat. Perhaps because it’s not really Boston who has lost. That would be […]

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Mayor Walsh Won’t Sign Host Agreement for Boston 2024; Bid All but Dead

Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics is on life support. Boston Mayor Marty Walsh announced at a hastily thrown together Monday press conference that […]

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Mayor Walsh: Boston 2024 Opposition Is ‘10 People on Twitter’

Mayor Marty Walsh called an impromptu press conference Monday morning to announce his refusal to sign the taxpayer guarantee mandated by the International Olympic Committee, […]

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Boston 2024’s Olympic Bid Could End as Soon as Monday

The quixotic quest to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Boston could end as early as Monday. Here’s what we know: When and where is this […]

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Boston 2024 Finally Releases Bid 1.0 Chapters on Budget Info, Political Support

Facing a possible subpoena from city councilors in both Boston and Cambridge, Boston 2024 has released chapters five and six of the winning bid book […]

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Loud and Messy, Boston 2024 Debate Changes Little

The first televised debate between opponents and supporters of the effort to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Massachusetts had loud moments of brilliance before ending […]

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Five Keys to Tonight’s #OlympicsDebate on Boston 2024

While there’s no election in the near future, there is a lot riding on tonight’s debate between opponents and supporters of the effort to bring […]

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Boston 2024 Says It’ll Be ‘the Most Insured Games in Olympic History’

Update: Thursday, 11:44 a.m. — No Boston Olympics has released a statement responding to Boston 2024’s insurance plan:  Boston 2024’s proposed insurance has Olympic-sized gaps that […]

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Boston 2024 Says It Will Release Sought-After Bid Chapters Next Week

Facing pressure from Mayor Marty Walsh and a potential siege of subpoenas from both Boston and Cambridge‘s city councils, Boston 2024 organizers say they will […]

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Tito Jackson’s Move to Subpoena Boston 2024 Blocked by Bill Linehan

Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson’s attempt to subpoena Boston 2024 for chapters 5 and 6 of the original bid book was blocked Wednesday by a procedural […]