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President Bush sends taped video message

Updated: July 6, 2005, 2:51 AM ET
Associated Press

SINGAPORE --The five cities bidding for the 2012 Olympics made their final pitches Wednesday with messages of support from presidents, prime ministers and sports celebrities.

Paris, New York, Moscow, London and Madrid were giving 45-minute presentations to the International Olympic Committee, which votes later in the day to determine the winner of the most glamorous and hotly contested bid race in Olympic history.

Paris went in as the perceived favorite and London a ...

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