Olympics

Chinese people wearing traditional costumes gather to celebrate as Beijing is announced as the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, in Shijiazhuang, the capital of northern China\'s Hebei province on July 31, 2015.  Performers erupted into orchestrated dancing and flag-waving in Beijing as the Chinese capital won the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics host, with experts describing it as the only \"safe\" choice but campaign groups condemning the decision.   CHINA OUT   AFP PHOTO

The Olympics Are Heading Back To Beijing

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Friday that Beijing has won the rights to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, marking the second time Beijing will have the honors.

07/31/2015

Boston 2024 (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images for the USOC)

Hook: A ‘World-Class City’ Wouldn’t Have Rejected Olympics Before Learning Details

Marshall Hook led a healthy discussion about whether the Olympics would have actually been more viable than most folks believed.

07/28/2015

Red Sox DH David Ortiz. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

David Ortiz Shows Support For Boston’s 2024 Olympics Bid

One of the city’s biggest bats is now backing Boston’s 2024 Olympics bid.

07/15/2015

Boston 2024. (WBZ-TV)

Jon Keller: Boston 2024 Olympic Bid Improved, But Financial Risk Still A Concern For Taxpayers

“I am not against the Boston Olympics. I am highly skeptical of that and any other grandiose, massive urban redevelopment scheme, as someone who commuted through the Big Dig for 14 years of my life.”

06/30/2015

Kirsten Hughes (WBZ)

Keller @ Large: Mass. GOP Chair Says Raising Taxes Ignores Voters’ Will

Kirsten Hughes tells Keller that voters sent a message when they elected Charlie Baker.

06/28/2015

(Image credit: Boston 2024)

NightSide – A Discussion On The Boston 2024 Olympic Bid

BOSTON (CBS) – In the first true joint appearance since last December, Chris Dempsey, co-chair of No Boston Olympics, and Richard Davey, CEO of Boston 2024 both join Dan in studio to debate Boston as […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/24/2015

(Photo credit JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Paris Becomes 4th City To Join Race For 2024 Olympic Games

The French capital joins Boston in bidding for the 2024 games.

06/23/2015

Boston 2024. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Council Holding Hearing On City’s 2024 Olympics Bid

The meeting at City Hall on Friday comes as Olympics organizers promise to unveil updated plans by June 30.

06/21/2015

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Lynch Disappointed In President Over Trade Bill

Lynch has called the Trans-Pacific Partnership a “lousy” deal on the House floor.

06/21/2015

Boston 2024 Olympics (WBZ-TV)

NightSide – Chris Dempsey Is Checking In On The Boston Olympics Bid

BOSTON (CBS) – As the summer heats up, so does the debate over whether or not Boston could handle hosting the Olympics in 2024. There have been a number of changes to the bid proposal […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/18/2015

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