Chicago is the first to go in 2016 voting
Published 10/02/2009, The Dickinson Press
COPENHAGEN (AP) — Chicago was eliminated in the first ballot of voting for the 2016 Olympics on Friday, a stunning defeat for the city that was expected to be one of the two finalists. Not even the presence of President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama — nor a long list of celebrities — was enough to help the United States' third-largest city.Word count: 103
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