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US Cities Urged to Keep Price Tags Down for 2024 Olympics

Boston city skyline is illuminated at dusk as it reflects off the waters of Boston Harbor on Jan. 6, 2012. The city is bidding on the 2024 Summer Olympics, and the crux of the proposal is a walkable, sustainable, technology-based event that would harness the resources of the area’s 100 colleges and universities to keep the Games affordable and compact. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Boston city skyline is illuminated at dusk as it reflects off the waters of Boston Harbor on Jan. 6, 2012. The city is bidding on the 2024 Summer Olympics, and the crux of the proposal is a walkable, sustainable, technology-based event that would harness the resources of the area’s 100 colleges and universities to keep the Games affordable and compact. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—The magic number for the U.S. cities hoping to host the 2024 Olympics is $5 billion. Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington...




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