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Despite Virus Surge, I.O.C. Pledges Summer Olympics in Tokyo Will Happen

Despite Virus Surge, I.O.C. Pledges Summer Olympics in Tokyo Will Happen

Despite Virus Surge, I.O.C. Pledges Summer Olympics in Tokyo Will Happen Despite Virus Surge, I.O.C. Pledges Summer Olympics in Tokyo Will Happen With the coronavirus surging in much of the world, including a spike in Japan, the president of the International Olympic Committee on Thursday sought to quell doubts about the Summer Games in Tokyo proceeding in July while not …

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Hopes for Tokyo’s Summer Olympics Darken

Hopes for Tokyo’s Summer Olympics Darken

Hopes for Tokyo’s Summer Olympics Darken Hopes for Tokyo’s Summer Olympics Darken Plans for the postponed Tokyo Olympic Games are growing more uncertain by the day. As coronavirus cases rise throughout Japan and in several large countries in Europe and the Americas, officials both in Tokyo and with the International Olympic Committee have begun to acknowledge that holding a safe …

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Will Glastonbury happen? Behind the scenes with the people working to save our summer music festivals

<p>Festivals like Glastonbury require months of planning</p>

Will Glastonbury happen? Behind the scenes with the people working to save our summer music festivals Will Glastonbury happen? Behind the scenes with the people working to save our summer music festivals O ne of the last people you’d expect to inform you of Glastonbury Festival’s apparent cancellation is Mel B. The Spice Girl caused a brief moment of chaos …

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GCSE and A-level students in England will not be asked to sit exams in summer 2021

<p>Students have been told they will not be asked to sit A-level and GCSE exams in summer</p>

GCSE and A-level students in England will not be asked to sit exams in summer 2021 GCSE and A-level students in England will not be asked to sit exams in summer 2021 It comes after Michael Gove suggested end-of-year exams would be scrapped in favour of alternative styles of assessment following the new lockdown. On Monday evening, the Department for …

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It’s Australia’s First Big Blaze of the Fire Season. How Bad Will the Summer Get?

It’s Australia’s First Big Blaze of the Fire Season. How Bad Will the Summer Get?

It’s Australia’s First Big Blaze of the Fire Season. How Bad Will the Summer Get? It’s Australia’s First Big Blaze of the Fire Season. How Bad Will the Summer Get? SYDNEY, Australia — The first major blaze of Australia’s wildfire season has now blackened roughly half of Fraser Island, an idyllic getaway north of Brisbane renowned for its golden beaches …

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Trump administration passed on upping vaccine supply this summer, prompting shortage fears

Trump administration passed on upping vaccine supply this summer, prompting shortage fears

Trump administration passed on upping vaccine supply this summer, prompting shortage fears Trump administration passed on upping vaccine supply this summer, prompting shortage fears The Trump administration passed on an opportunity to buy more of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine over the summer, The New York Times reports, meaning the company may not be able to deliver additional doses beyond what’s already …

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Andrew Lloyd Webber says West End theatres will open next summer

Andrew Lloyd Webber says West End theatres will open next summer

Andrew Lloyd Webber says West End theatres will open next summer Andrew Lloyd Webber says West End theatres will open next summer The theatre veteran announced that the majority of his own West End theatres will reopen next year, after being forced to close due the pandemic. He said that previews of his new musical Cinderella will begin on 30 …

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On a Summer Night in Selma, an Eerie Carnival Comes to Town

On a Summer Night in Selma, an Eerie Carnival Comes to Town

On a Summer Night in Selma, an Eerie Carnival Comes to Town On a Summer Night in Selma, an Eerie Carnival Comes to Town The rope dropped heavy over her head and tightened around her throat, crushing her windpipe. Beau McConlin turned and dragged her behind him, out of the field and back down the road toward the white men …

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PIcnics in the Park and Backyard Are Continuing Past Summer

PIcnics in the Park and Backyard Are Continuing Past Summer

PIcnics in the Park and Backyard Are Continuing Past Summer PIcnics in the Park and Backyard Are Continuing Past Summer Emily Hecht takes her new role of “picnic designer” very seriously. Ms. Hecht arranges a picnic by layering neutral and blue-hued blankets incongruously and setting a low wooden table on top of them with a flowing white table runner. She …

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Europe’s Economic Recovery Is a Summer Memory

Europe’s Economic Recovery Is a Summer Memory

Europe’s Economic Recovery Is a Summer Memory Europe’s Economic Recovery Is a Summer Memory LONDON — What faint hopes remained that Europe was recovering from the economic catastrophe delivered by the pandemic have disappeared as the lethal virus has resumed spreading rapidly across much of the continent. After sharply expanding in the early part of the summer, Britain’s economy grew …

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