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Los Angeles sharing Olympics with San Francisco? Not so fast
Los Angeles sharing Olympics with San Francisco? Not so fast

A novel idea has made the rounds the last few weeks: Bitter rivals Los Angeles and San Francisco, both hoping to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, could split the Games between them. The notion stems from reforms passed earlier this month by the International Olympic Committee, one of which would allow neighboring regions to cohost, thereby sharing events and costs. But at a U.S. Olympic Committee meeting here on Tuesday, a leader for San Francisco’s bid appeared to nix the possibility. “That didn’t come up,” Giants Chief Executive Larry Baer said. “That wasn’t something that, to our knowledge, is on the table.” His comment followed a morning...

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