Los Angeles is U.S. choice to host 2024 Summer Olympics

As reported by the L.A. Daily News:

Los Angeles was picked Tuesday as the U.S. bid city for the 2024 Summer Olympics, despite numerous questions over event costs and the logistics of housing thousands of international athletes.

With the selection, Los Angeles joins Rome, Hamburg and other cities in vying for the games, which bring worldwide attention and tourism dollars to host cities but also carry monetary risks.

Against the backdrop of a Santa Monica beach, U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun announced the selection of the nation’s second-largest city for the 2024 Games, thanking Los Angeles “for standing up once again as America’s bid city. …”

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  1. Save Los Angeles from the Olympics – RIOT!

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