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  1. AFM: Daniel Radcliffe to Play British Olympic Medalist Sebastian Coe

    4:14 am PDT 10/30/2013
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    James Watkins will reunite with the "Harry Potter" actor to direct "Gold" from a script by Will Davies and Oscar winner Simon Beaufoy. READ MORE

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  2. IBC: 8K Broadcast Planned For Tokyo 2020 Olympics

    3:48 pm PDT 09/14/2013
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    8K is a whopping 16 times the resolution of today's HD. READ MORE

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  3. Japan Reacts to Tokyo Landing 2020 Olympic Games

    9:09 pm PDT 09/07/2013
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    Jubilation and relief hit the city as its bid overcomes worries about Fukushima radiation leaks. READ MORE

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  4. BBC Appoints Olympics Chief Editorial Director

    11:14 am PDT 05/07/2013
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    The public broadcaster appoints Roger Mosey, the corporation's London 2012 boss, to the high-flying position. READ MORE

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  5. Danny Boyle's Olympic Ceremony, 'Homeland,' 'Game of Thrones' Among Picks for BAFTA TV Honor

    4:06 am PDT 04/02/2013
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    Voted on by the readers of "Radio Times" magazine, the public vote winner will be dished out during this year's Arqiva British Academy Television Awards. READ MORE

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  6. Oscar Pistorius Murder Case: Judge Allows Athlete to Leave South Africa

    6:38 am PDT 03/28/2013
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    The Olympic track star, who's accused of killing model Reeva Stampkamp, can now leave the country for athletic competitions. READ MORE

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  7. Beyonce's Super Bowl Halftime Show Director to Receive BAFTA Honor

    4:01 pm PDT 03/20/2013
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    Hamish Hamilton, who directed the TV footage for the live event, will be presented with a special award at the upcoming British Academy Television Craft Awards. READ MORE

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  8. Oscar Pistorius: Judge Grants Bail

    7:00 am PST 02/22/2013
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    The South African runner, who's charged with killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, gets released from jail ahead of a trial. READ MORE

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  9. Oscar Pistorius Faces 'Premeditated Murder' Charge; Slain Girlfriend Buried in South Africa

    7:31 am PST 02/19/2013
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    The judge agrees with the prosecution during the Olympic athlete's bail hearing on Tuesday. READ MORE

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  10. Oscar Pistorius: Nike Won't Use Athlete in Ads After Murder Charge

    11:07 am PST 02/18/2013
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    The Olympic runner is charged with killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day. READ MORE

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  11. Olympian Oscar Pistorius, Charged With Murder, Breaks Down in Court

    5:56 am PST 02/15/2013
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    The South African athlete known as "Blade Runner" was booked Thursday for the shooting death of his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp. READ MORE

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  12. Olympian Oscar Pistorius Charged With Girlfriend's Murder

    6:50 am PST 02/14/2013
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    The South African double amputee, known as "Blade Runner," was booked for shooting model Reeva Steenkamp on Thursday. READ MORE

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  13. BBC: VOD Streams Hit Record in 2012

    5:21 am PST 01/24/2013
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    The U.K. public broadcaster says its iPlayer usage benefited from the London Summer Olympics and popular shows "Top Gear" and "Sherlock." READ MORE

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  14. Third-Quarter Ad Data Shows Europe Continues to Lag Rest of World

    8:59 am PST 01/17/2013
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    Amid financial challenges, particularly in Southern countries, European ad spending fell, while other regions posted gains. READ MORE

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  15. BBC1 Touts Audience Share Gain in 2012

    10:52 am PST 01/10/2013
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    The U.K. public broadcaster's main TV channel had a banner year driven by the Summer Olympics here, the Queen's diamond jubilee and European soccer. READ MORE

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  16. Live Nation in Talks to Host Concerts at London Olympic Stadium (Report)

    1:07 am PST 01/04/2013
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    The live events giant last year decided to stop putting on gigs at Hyde Park in the British capital. READ MORE

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  17. Johnny Weir Opens His Closet, Auctions Off Luxury Brand Wardrobe for Charity

    5:21 pm PST 01/03/2013
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    The Olympic figure skater is selling his designer duds from Versace, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Dolce & Gabbana and Balenciaga. READ MORE

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  18. Olympic Gold Medalist Tyler Clary on Professional Gamers, Favorite Gadgets and Rio Goals (Q&A)

    11:19 am PST 12/20/2012
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    The London 2012 swimming star is an avid gamer who enjoys DJing when he’s not in the pool. READ MORE

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  19. Kate Middleton Presents Bradley Wiggins With BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2012

    3:26 pm PST 12/16/2012
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    In her first public engagement since being hospitalized due to "pregnancy sickness," the Duchess of Cambridge was on hand to present Wiggins with the plaudit, voted on via a public telephone vote. READ MORE

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  20. London Olympics Are Big U.K. TV Ratings Winner in 2012

    2:46 am PST 12/13/2012
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    "The X Factor" drops as "Strictly Come Dancing," "Downton Abbey" and the Euro 2012 soccer tournament bring in strong audience figures. READ MORE

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