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By Jane Barrett TURIN (Reuters) - Before the Winter Olympics, most of Turin griped about the Games -- the traffic chaos while a new subway was built, the dust from building sites, the sense that those millions would be better spent on them than on sport.
By Ossian Shine TURIN (Reuters) - Coach loads of Italian schoolchildren will be bussed in to boost crowds at the Turin Winter Olympics, organizers said on Monday.
By Sophie Hardach and Antonella Ciancio TURIN (Reuters) - With 150 days left before the start of the 2006 Winter Olympics, organizers say they are ready for the Turin games after a year fraught with financial problems and organizational hiccups.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.