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2016 Olympic Bid: International/National Coverage

By Sachi Yoshitsugu and Emily Torem

A breakdown of how the international and national media covered Chicago’s early exit from the 2016 Olympic bid:

Huffington PostAn Olympic Snub Oct. 2 – Picture and news updates on Huffington Post’s home page, with full video of Rio’s “Final Pitch.”

BBC News2016 decision in photos Oct. 2 – Slideshow of last night’s speeches, Obama’s arrival in Copenhagen, Brazilian soccer legend Pele, and crowds of Chicagoans gathering in Daley Plaza in Chicago with more pictures to be come.

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