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  1. Savannah Guthrie to Join Matt Lauer and Meredith Vieira in Hosting Rio Olympics Opening Ceremonies

    5:18 am 4/26/2016

    The Olympics will give NBC's 'Today' a further ratings boost this summer.Read more

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  2. NBC Capitalizes on Presidential Election for Summer Olympics Promo

    2:00 pm 3/14/2016

    The spot will debut on "Mega Tuesday," which features multiple primary elections, and air on NBC's news platforms as well as Fox News and CNN.Read more

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  3. Olympians Onscreen: How Taron Egerton and Stephan James Played History-Making Athletes

    6:30 am 2/25/2016

    THR chats with the stars of the distinct sports films 'Eddie the Eagle' and 'Race' about navigating bicycle kicks and crash landings, and bonding with onscreen coaches Hugh Jackman and Jason Sudeikis.Read more

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  4. Zika Virus Will Be "Way Down" by Summer Olympics, WHO Exec Says

    1:35 pm 2/19/2016

    "Brazil is going to have a fantastic Olympics and it's going to be a successful Olympics and the world is going to go there," Dr. Bruce Aylward, WHO's executive director for outbreaks and health emergencies said at a Friday news conference.Read more

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  5. Olympics: Canada's CBC Nabs 2022, 2024 Rights

    6:35 pm 10/21/2015

    The pubcaster inked an extensions deal with the IOC, as it already has the rights to broadcast the 2016, 2018 and 2020 Olympics. Read more

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  6. Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty to DUI

    9:58 am 12/19/2014

    The Olympic swimmer, who was arrested on Sept. 30, was sentenced to a suspended year in prison and a year and a half of probationRead more

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  7. Olympics: Canada's CBC Secures Broadcast Rights to 2018, 2020 Games

    11:52 am 10/28/2014

    The public broadcaster is working with rival networks on the South Korea and Tokyo eventsRead more

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  8. Michael Phelps Suspended for Six Months After DUI Arrest

    2:13 pm 10/6/2014

    USA Swimming said his behavior violated the organization's code of conductRead more

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  9. Australia's Seven Network Acquires Rights to Next Three Olympics

    1:26 am 8/5/2014

    The deal encompasses TV, radio and digital rights and includes an option to add the 2022 Winter and the 2024 Summer Games. Read more

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  10. NBC Super Bowl Commercials Could Cost Record-Breaking $4.5 Million

    2:37 pm 5/30/2014

    The 30-second spots during the 2015 Super Bowl are set be the most expensive ever, up from an average of $4 million on Fox this year. Read more

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