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Mitt Romney addresses the crowd during the closing ceremony of the Salt Lake 2002 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Medals Plaza in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Romney 2002 Resume In Focus Amid Olympic Rift

On a trip already marked by misstep, Mitt Romney has an Olympic history that could prove problematic: His stewardship of the 2002 Winter Games in Salt Lake City was not without controversy.

07/27/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

Opinion: What Is Mitt Romney Hiding?

Romney isn’t revealing what he did while he held the public’s trust, both as head of the Olympics and as Governor of Massachusetts. With each passing week, Romney creates more questions about what he has done in the past and what he will do in the White House.

07/24/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Has Disclosed Zero Complete Tax Returns

It turns out Romney either lied to the American public or filed an incomplete and incompetent IRS return in 2010. W. Mitt Romney is hiding the document that reveals more information about the money he is hiding in financial institutions favored by despots, terrorists, drug dealers, money launderers and tax cheats.

07/19/2012

George WBush and Mitt Romney (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Second Coming Of W

Down to the trademark “W”, W. Mitt Romney is literally the second coming of the George W. Bush: the economic strategy that led to the worst American economy since the Great Depression and the Bush legacy of secrecy in the face of questions from the American public.

07/13/2012

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Eight UNLV Swimmers To Attend U.S. Olympic Trials

Eight UNLV swimmers, three men and five women, will be attending this week’s U.S. Olympic Trials, which are being held at CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Neb.

06/25/2012

Rhoshii Wells (L) throws a left punch to the chest of Alejandro "Terra" Garcia in the WBA Super Welterweight Championship on May 21, 2005 (Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel / Getty Images)

Vegas Man Gets 21 To Life In Olympic Boxer Slaying

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 29-year-old man was sentenced to 21 years to life in state prison in the slaying of 1996 Olympic bronze medal boxer Rhoshii Wells in a Las Vegas apartment courtyard. Senior […]

05/02/2012

Alexander Dale Oen of Norway points towards his name on his cap after he won the Men's 100m Breaststroke final during Day Ten of the 14th FINA World Championships at the Oriental Sports Center on July 25, 2011 in Shanghai, China. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Olympic Swimmer Dies Suddenly From Cardiac Arrest During Training Camp

Alexander Dale Oen, a world champion swimmer who was one of Norway’s top medal hopes for the London Olympics, has died during training camp in Flagstaff, Ariz. He was 26.

05/01/2012

Fraenzi Aufdenblatten of Switzerland pas

Nevada And California Look To The Future For Olympics

California and Nevada officials are teaming up in their effort to lure the Winter Games back to the Reno-Lake Tahoe area in 2022.

04/05/2012

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