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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

By David Heim 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. Beijing defeated Kazakhstan […]

07/31/2015

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TIAM Sunday June 14th

Heroin. Help for Women and Children. The Muny and the Flag!

06/14/2015

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Learn to Curl in St. Louis

You’ve seen the sport on the Olympics, but did you know there’s a St. Louis Curling Club?

04/10/2015

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Q&A With Former Russian Hockey Player Vyacheslav ‘Slava’ Fetisov On “Red Army”

“Red Army” revolves around Vyacheslav “Slava” Fetisov – the captain, leader, and soul of the hockey squad. While you’ll find the perfunctory highlights and archived evidence of Russia’s hockey acumen, the film is wonderfully spliced by sidebars between Fetisov and director Gabe Polsky.

01/22/2015

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6 Of The Most Devastating Team USA Losses In History

You win some and you lose some, but these losses hurt and they hurt bad. And let’s be honest, Sunday’s match against Portugal felt like a defeat …

06/23/2014

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Assistant Director, Media Relations, St. Louis Blues

UPDATE: FedEx Finds Blues Players’ Missing Luggage

On Friday morning the St. Louis Blues issued an all points bulletin for three team bags belonging to three Olympians.

03/07/2014

(FILES): This August 17, 2008 file photo shows US swimmer Michael Phelps competing in the men's 4 x 100m medley relay swimming final at the National Aquatics Center during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Beijing. USA Swimming suspended Olympic superstar Michael Phelps for three months on February 5, 2009, a "reprimand" after a published photograph showed him apparently smoking marijuana. The national governing body of the sport stressed that the punishment was not for a doping violation, but said they wanted to send a "s trong message" to Phelps about his status as a role model for young people.

Top 5 Moments In Olympic History

Do any Olympic moments from Sochi make it on to our top 5 all-time list?

02/24/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 08: TV personality Ellen DeGeneres attends The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for The People's Choice Awards)

Overnight America Podcast: February 20th, 2013 – Mary Margaret, Jennifer LeClaire

People Magazine staffer Mary Margaret stops by each week to talk about the latest issue on newsstands. This week Mary talks about Lindsey Vonn, Red Carpet jewelery, and why Ellen is on the cover. Each […]

02/20/2014

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6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.

02/13/2014

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The Sports Hub: Monday, February 10th

Chris is talking Michael Sam, the Olympics and more on a Monday edition of The Hub. Joan Niesen of Sports Illustrated, a native St. Louisan, joins Chris to discuss the Michael Sam case.  Will Leitch, […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–02/10/2014

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