NBC’s Olympic announcers to remain in U.S. over Covid concerns

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “NBC’s Olympic announcers to remain in U.S. over Covid concerns” – below is their description.

The Winter Olympics kick off in two weeks, but NBC’s announcers have decided against traveling to Beijing over Covid-19 concerns.

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