Tag Archives: Copenhagen

2016 Olympic Bid: Chicago Media Coverage

By Emily Torem

Following a surprising loss by Chicago in the first round of voting, media outlets quickly recoil their hopeful home pages. Check back for more stories and updates.

Chicago Tribune: Chicago Out After First Round of Voting– Breaking News Center has a timeline from Obama’s arrival in Copenhagen to Chicago’s elimination in the bid.

ABC 7 Local News: Chicago Loses 2016 Olympic Bid – 94 IOC votes were counted to eliminate Chicago in the first round of voting.

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2016 Olympic Bid: Chicago Blog Coverage

By Sachi Yoshitsugu

A breakdown of how the Chicago blogosphere covered the city’s early exit from the 2016 Olympic bid:

Windy Citizen – Watch the Live Stream of the Olympic Decision in Copenhagen

Chicagoist – Today’s Weather: Olympian

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DePaul Coverage of Chicago 2016 Olympic Bid

Radio DePaul

Radio DePaul

Radio DePaul will have reports, interviews and updates throughout the day Friday from the 2016 Olympic bid event in Daley Plaza.

DePaulia Sports Editor Pat Flynn, reporting from Copenhagen, interviews former U.S. Olympic soccer player and gold medalist Brandi Chastain about the bid.