Olympic Corruption: The Olympians charged with betraying their oath

IOC MEMBERS who have resigned, been recommended for expulsion, are still under investigation or have been issued with a warning in connection with the Salt Lake City bid committee (SLOC) bribery inquiry:

Sydney official admits offering cash to IOC

THE OLYMPIC corruption scandal that started in Salt Lake City six weeks ago turned into a crisis striking at the heart of the International Olympic Committee as further allegations emerged last night of bribe- taking across the world.

Japan `paid huge bribes' for Games

LIBYA'S DELEGATE to the International Olympic Committee resigned yesterday in the growing Salt Lake City bribery scandal.

Olympic Games: Murky tale of presents and prostitutes

The world's greatest spectacle may never recover from fall-out of the Salt Lake City bribes scandal

IOC members `took pounds 70,000' each in vote for games site

SOME MEMBERS of the International Olympic Committ received payments of more than pounds 70,000 each to vote for Salt Lake City as the 2002 Winter Games venue, it was revealed yesterday.

Olympic Games: No sanctions on Salt Lake City

THE International Olympic Committee has ruled out imposing any sanctions against Salt Lake City officials in connection with the Olympic Games' biggest corruption scandal, an IOC investigator said yesterday.

Sex bribes alleged in Olympic bid

THE SALT Lake City Olympic Committee, embroiled in a bribery scandal, is facing new allegations that it paid for sex for International Olympic Committee members during its successful bid to win the 2002 Winter Games.

You, too, can ski like an Olympian

John Samuel follows the Rocky Mountain trail to sample runs that will challenge the world's best skiers in 2002

Gift of guns puts Olympics boss in firing line over how US won games

THE GROWING scandal surrounding alleged corruption among members of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) yesterday produced the revelation that Juan Antonio Samaranch, its president, had received expensive gifts from a city competing to stage the games.

How the Mormons brought Salt Lake City to East Anglia

The country's fastest-growing religion and one of our biggest landowners, the Mormon church is building a second spiritual home in Norfolk and Suffolk

Olympics Fresh investigations into vote buying

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Pair starve `Second Christ' baby

A YOUNG Utah couple who snatched their malnourished infant son from state custody in the belief that he was the Second Coming of Jesus Christ reached the end of a two-week journey across country yesterday after federal agents found them half-freezing to death in the wilds of southern Montana.

Books: Pens against lens

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US Baptists tell women to submit to husbands

AMERICA'S RELIGIOUS right has a message for women: they should "submit themselves graciously" to their husbands.

Obituary: Jeanette Nolan

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