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Berlin Clubs Return With a Vengeance

Berlin Clubs Return With a Vengeance

Berlin Clubs Return With a Vengeance Berlin Clubs Return With a Vengeance Berlin’s local government had gladly supplied the roughly 40,000 euros to cover the costs of all the P.C.R. tests for this experiment, said Klaus Lederer, a politician with the left-wing Die Linke party and Berlin’s current state minister for culture, because “club culture is a part of Berlin …

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Venerable Golf Clubs Embrace Fun to Draw More Members

Venerable Golf Clubs Embrace Fun to Draw More Members

Venerable Golf Clubs Embrace Fun to Draw More Members Venerable Golf Clubs Embrace Fun to Draw More Members Broderick said converting the Fazio course to two, more-relaxed courses was driven by the club’s new owners, Brookfield Asset Management, which paid $233 million for the club in 2018. “We’re unbuttoning the top button of our golf shirt, and we’re relaxing the …

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The Problem When Soccer Clubs See Athletes as Assets

The Problem When Soccer Clubs See Athletes as Assets

The Problem When Soccer Clubs See Athletes as Assets The Problem When Soccer Clubs See Athletes as Assets If the sale of Emerson Royal to Tottenham was a little strange — he had officially joined Barcelona only a month earlier — it is the departure of Antoine Griezmann that will sting the most: the sheer humiliation of allowing a player …

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UEFA Plans $7 Billion Pandemic Relief Fund for Soccer Clubs

UEFA Plans $7 Billion Pandemic Relief Fund for Soccer Clubs

UEFA Plans $7 Billion Pandemic Relief Fund for Soccer Clubs UEFA Plans $7 Billion Pandemic Relief Fund for Soccer Clubs As European soccer clubs continue to count the costs of a global pandemic that has led teams large and small into financial distress, European soccer’s governing body is preparing to establish a relief fund of as much as $7 billion …

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Pro-Beijing Clubs Will Help Pick Hong Kong’s Next Leader

Pro-Beijing Clubs Will Help Pick Hong Kong's Next Leader

Pro-Beijing Clubs Will Help Pick Hong Kong’s Next Leader Pro-Beijing Clubs Will Help Pick Hong Kong’s Next Leader HONG KONG — The Sea Bear Swimming Club, in the northeastern outskirts of Hong Kong, is a humble organization. It trains children for local competitions and offers free lessons to older adults. Its Facebook page, with just 151 followers, features photos of …

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Brazil’s Top Clubs Are Planning a Breakaway League

Brazil’s Top Clubs Are Planning a Breakaway League

Brazil’s Top Clubs Are Planning a Breakaway League Brazil’s Top Clubs Are Planning a Breakaway League Earlier this month, the clubs listened to pitches from groups, domestic and international, eager to play a part in the new championship, which they believe could be worth multiples of its current value. Over a Zoom call, one group that included Charlie Stillitano, the …

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In the ’80s, Post-Punk Filled New York Clubs. Their Videos Captured It.

In the ’80s, Post-Punk Filled New York Clubs. Their Videos Captured It.

In the ’80s, Post-Punk Filled New York Clubs. Their Videos Captured It. In the ’80s, Post-Punk Filled New York Clubs. Their Videos Captured It. In the summer of 1975, Pat Ivers filmed a legendary festival of unsigned rock bands at CBGB, which included Talking Heads, Blondie and Ramones. Ivers had unauthorized but easy access to equipment, thanks to her day …

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Jerry Brandt, Whose Music Clubs Captured a Moment, Dies at 82

Jerry Brandt, Whose Music Clubs Captured a Moment, Dies at 82

Jerry Brandt, Whose Music Clubs Captured a Moment, Dies at 82 Jerry Brandt, Whose Music Clubs Captured a Moment, Dies at 82 Jerry Brandt, a promoter and entrepreneur who owned two nightclubs, the Electric Circus and the Ritz, that were attention-getting parts of New York’s music scene in their day, died on Jan. 16 in Miami Beach. He was 82. …

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How New York Bars and Clubs Are Keeping Nightlife Alive in the Pandemic

How New York Bars and Clubs Are Keeping Nightlife Alive in the Pandemic

How New York Bars and Clubs Are Keeping Nightlife Alive in the Pandemic How New York Bars and Clubs Are Keeping Nightlife Alive in the Pandemic (After this article was published, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced new restrictions on bars and social gatherings in New York State. Bars and restaurants must now close at 10 p.m., and private social gatherings …

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Premier League Reform Plan Would Shrink League to 18 Clubs

Premier League Reform Plan Would Shrink League to 18 Clubs

Premier League Reform Plan Would Shrink League to 18 Clubs Premier League Reform Plan Would Shrink League to 18 Clubs That Liverpool and Manchester United are at the heart of the reform movement immediately led to criticism on social media, with fans and commentators suggesting that the two clubs are looking to further entrench their interests and positions atop global …

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