UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012.
Organizers said they are impressed with preparations for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.
UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 30, 2008.
UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007.
Today is Wednesday, Aug. 30, the 242nd day of 2006 with 123 to follow.
International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge declared the just-concluded Winter Olympics in Italy "magnificent."
The medals to be awarded at February's Winter Olympic Games were presented to Italian Games organizers Friday.
An International Olympic Committee group has completed its final full visit to Turin, Italy, the site of the 2006 Winter Games.
Today is Tuesday, Aug. 30, the 242nd day of 2005 with 123 to follow.
Today is Monday, Aug. 30, the 243rd day of 2004 with 123 to follow.
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