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The Games in review

As the anniversary of the 2010 Vancouver Olympics approaches, the CBC's Stephanie Mercier looks back at the tragedies and the triumphs

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The Fifth Estate - Death at the OlympicsFeb 11, 2011 | 45:08The Fifth Estate Death at the Olympics Video
The Fifth Estate Death at the Olympics Feb 11, 2011 | 45:08New facts, new fears and disturbing new revelations about that fatal crash of the Georgian luger at the Winter Olympics.
News - Eviction fearsDec 8, 2011 | 2:02News Eviction fears Video
News Eviction fears Dec 8, 2011 | 2:02People in social housing at Vancouver's former Olympic Village say they can't pay the utility bills
Environment - Tap vs. bottled waterFeb 9, 2010 | 2:03Environment Tap vs. bottled water Video
Environment Tap vs. bottled water Feb 9, 2010 | 2:03Metro Vancouver promotes tap water at a Fairmont hotel, while Coca-Cola sells bottled water at the Olympics, Lisa Johnson reports
News - Olympic impactOct 25, 2011 | 2:03News Olympic impact Video
News Olympic impact Oct 25, 2011 | 2:03A new report suggests the 2010 Olympic Games boosted both the economy and greenhouse gases in Vancouver, reports the CBC's Tim Weekes
Consumer Life - Village heating concernsMar 1, 2011 | 1:53Consumer Life Village heating concerns Video
Consumer Life Village heating concerns Mar 1, 2011 | 1:53A cold snap has uncovered what could be a big problem with the heating system at the former Olympic Village, the CBC's Ben Hadaway reports
Finance - Olympic village lawsuitMar 16, 2011 | 2:01Finance Olympic village lawsuit Video
Finance Olympic village lawsuit Mar 16, 2011 | 2:01Condo owners at Vancouver's former Olympic Village launched a lawsuit because of allegedly shoddy suites, the CBC's Kirk Williams reports
News - Olympic village lossesApr 8, 2011 | 2:22News Olympic village losses Video
News Olympic village losses Apr 8, 2011 | 2:22The City of Vancouver confirmed that it'll lose tens of millions of dollars on the Olympic Village project, the CBC's Kirk Williams reports
Aboriginal - First impressionsFeb 2, 2010 | 1:45Aboriginal First impressions Video
Aboriginal First impressions Feb 2, 2010 | 1:45Vancouver appears to make a good impression on Olympic tourists, but it's uncertain if B.C. will get boost in tourism, Deborah Goble reports
Sports - Olympic securityFeb 1, 2010 | 3:19Sports Olympic security Video
Sports Olympic security Feb 1, 2010 | 3:19Expert Andre Gerolymatos says Vancouver's Olympic security measures will not deter the 21st-century terrorist, Eric Rankin reports
Business - Business changesFeb 1, 2010 | 2:54Business Business changes Video
Business Business changes Feb 1, 2010 | 2:54Trucks are making deliveries between midnight and 6 a.m., and a restaurant halves its menu, in the Olympic zone, Justine Ma reports
Sports - Tainted ticketsFeb 1, 2010 | 2:01Sports Tainted tickets Video
Sports Tainted tickets Feb 1, 2010 | 2:01Sharon Gaetz, mayor of Chilliwack, B.C., turns down free Olympic tickets, citing B.C.'s Community Charter, Susana da Silva reports
Technology - Google the GamesFeb 2, 2010 | 1:49Technology Google the Games Video
Technology Google the Games Feb 2, 2010 | 1:49The giant search engine will provide transit guides for Olympic venues, 3-D views of outdoor runs, and medal counts, Theresa Lalonde reports
News - RCMP security issuesFeb 2, 2010 | 3:20News RCMP security issues Video
News RCMP security issues Feb 2, 2010 | 3:20An internal memo warns of security problems at Vancouver Airport, including officers not showing up for work, Eric Rankin reports
Sports - Highway lane dangersFeb 2, 2010 | 1:42Sports Highway lane dangers Video
Sports Highway lane dangers Feb 2, 2010 | 1:42Some drivers worry the Sea-to-Sky Highway's new Olympic counterflow lanes are confusing and make the road more hazardous, the CBC's Tim Weekes reports
Technology - Transportation hubFeb 2, 2010 | 2:34Technology Transportation hub Video
Technology Transportation hub Feb 2, 2010 | 2:34Vancouver can instantly change traffic lights and reader boards from the city's new Olympic operations centre, Alan Waterman reports

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