September 16 - THE International Broadcast Centre (IBC) is taking shape at the Olympic Park with its 4,500 tonne steel structure completed in 10 weeks.
By Duncan Mackay
September 15 - Rupert Murdoch warned today that he will only sanction a multi-billion dollar bid from his company Fox to screen the 2016 Olympics if Chicago is awarded the Games.
September 15 - Two new top officials for the 2012 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck have been appointed after their predecessors were forced to leave over a financial scandal following last year's European football championship, it was announced today.
By Tom Degun
September 15 - London 2012 today unveiled the winning design for an infill of its logo.
September 15 - An unqualified accountant was put in charge by the London Development Agency (LDA) of its £1.1 billion Olympic budget, it emerged today as investigations continued into a £160 million black hole in the expenses.
September 15 - Chicago's campaign to host the 2016 Olympics could suffer if United States President Barack Obama (pictured) is not persuaded to travel to Copenhagen next month to support the bid, former International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice-President Dick Pound has warned.
September 14 - United States President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, the First Lady, are to promote Chicago's bid to host the 2016 Olympics with a special event at the White House on Wednesday, it was announced today.
September 13 - Hadleigh Castle, which is due to stage mountain biking during the London 2012 Olympics, will remain open after the Games finish after an agreement was reached between the Salvation Army and the Essex County Council.
By Tom Degun in Chicago
September 12 - Chicago are set to be missing another one of their heavy-hitters for the last push next month to host the 2016 Olympics as Michael Jordan (pictured) seems certain to join United States President Barack Obama and not make the trip to the Danish capital for the final vote.
By Duncan Mackay
September 12 - London 2012 have recruited Gerry Pennell (pictured) from the Co-op to be the new chief information officer for the Olympics and Paralympics, they announced today.
By Tom Degun in Chicago and Duncan Mackay in London
September 11 - Chicago's bid to host the 2016 Olympics will not be weakened by the decision of United States President Barack Obama to send the First Lady, his wife Michelle (pictured), to the final vote next month instead of him attending personally, officials here claimed today.
September 9 - Malaysia is earmarking RM16 million (£2.7 million) to train 19 athletes led by badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei (pictured) to help it try to deliver the nation's first Olympic gold medal at the 2012 London Games, it announced today.
September 9 - ESPN, the American cable television network owned by Disney, has revealed that winning the rights to screen the 2014 and 2016 Olympics is its top priority in a move that is set to help push up the price for the TV rights in the United States and could help Chicago's bid.