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Better Olympic flame views on the way

Organizers of the Vancouver Games expect to unveil a plan Wednesday to make the fenced-off Olympic cauldron more accessible to the public.Full story

Hey Gretzky! Does Olympic torch trump Stanley Cup?

  Al Roker talks to hockey legend Wayne Gretzky about lighting the Olympic torch at the Vancouver Games and how that experience compares to winning the Stanley Cup.

Fencing in the flame

  In today's News You Can't Use, a fence seperates spectators from the Olympic flame. MSNBC's Willie Geist reports.

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  TODAY’s Lauer carries the torch

TODAY’s Matt Lauer feels honored that he was selected as an torchbearer on one of the longest Olympic Torch relays in history. He recaps the sacred flames journey from Athens to Vancouver.

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Torchbearers stand in front of the Olympic flame during the opening ceremony for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Friday, Feb. 12, 2010.

Athletes, officials and fans from all over the wor
Athletes, officials and fans from all over the wor

SQUAW VALLEY, CA - FEBRUARY 18: Athletes, officials and fans from all over the world watch as the Olympic flame