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Months after bombings, London celebrates 2012 win

Updated: September 1, 2005, 12:14 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Eight weeks after winning the 2012 Olympics, London finally celebrated.

A day after London beat Paris, New York, Madrid and Moscow in the IOC vote on July 6, four suicide bombers killed 52 people in attacks on the British capital's transit system. Olympic celebrations were put on hold.

"I think it is an appropriate time to be reminding people that eight weeks ago we landed the biggest prize in sport and reminding the thousands of Londoners and people throughout ...

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