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The Georgia Dome: A By-The-Numbers Stroll Down Memory Lane

ATLANTA – After 25 years of service, the Georgia Dome will be demolished on Monday, Nov. 20 at 7:30 a.m. And what a spectacle it will be to see it come down. 1,225 more words

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Los Angeles Will Host 2028 Summer Olympics

Los Angeles has officially got the heads up to host the 2028 olympics which will happen in 10 years.

The next Summer Olympics in 2020 will be in Tokyo, then 2024 in Paris, and 2028 in Los Angeles. 17 more words

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1996 Olympic Bombings

Where were you 21 years ago today?

I was in Atlanta, Georgia with Aunt Gail and my brother, Brian to watch the 1996 Olympics. We had plans to go to Centennial Park that morning, but I remember waking up to Brian running into my room saying that we couldn’t go because there had been a bombing and a couple people were killed, including a woman from Albany, Georgia, and several people were injured. 102 more words