Boston will bid to host 2024 Olympic Games: USOC

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Posted: Jan 08, 2015 6:37 PM

(Reuters) - Boston has been selected as the American candidate city that will bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games, the U.S. Olympic Committee said on Thursday.

Boston, which has never hosted an Olympics, was selected over two-time host Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington during the United States' internal bid competition.

(Reporting by Steve Keating in Toronto; Editing by Frank Pingue)