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Georginio Wijnaldum and the Collective Toxic

Georginio Wijnaldum and the Collective Toxic

Georginio Wijnaldum and the Collective Toxic Georginio Wijnaldum and the Collective Toxic No one can compare themselves to Simone Biles, but Wijnaldum’s exit from Liverpool carried many of the same themes. Source link

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Delta Variant and Travel Restrictions in Europe: What to Know

Delta Variant and Travel Restrictions in Europe: What to Know

Delta Variant and Travel Restrictions in Europe: What to Know Delta Variant and Travel Restrictions in Europe: What to Know Making things even more complex is the fact that the rules frequently change. In Spain, nighttime curfews banning people from being outside between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m. were reintroduced in some spots last week, including Barcelona. “If you’ve come …

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Greece Accuses Aid Groups of Helping Smugglers of Migrants

Greece Accuses Aid Groups of Helping Smugglers of Migrants

Greece Accuses Aid Groups of Helping Smugglers of Migrants Greece Accuses Aid Groups of Helping Smugglers of Migrants ATHENS — As Greece faces criticism for its quick return of migrants across the Aegean Sea to Turkey, it is cracking down on the activities of some aid groups working with refugees, accusing them of facilitating trafficking rackets and spying. The Greek …

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Wooden Buildings Reach for the Sky

Wooden Buildings Reach for the Sky

Wooden Buildings Reach for the Sky Wooden Buildings Reach for the Sky VAXJO, Sweden — Stockholm and its suburbs are filled with construction cranes these days, reflecting a growing population combined with a housing shortage. But few of its developments are as extensive as Hagastaden, just to the north of central Stockholm where it meets the neighboring municipality of Solna. …

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Covid Vaccine Effort in Europe Confronts Anger, Disinformation and Suspicion

Covid Vaccine Effort in Europe Confronts Anger, Disinformation and Suspicion

Covid Vaccine Effort in Europe Confronts Anger, Disinformation and Suspicion Covid Vaccine Effort in Europe Confronts Anger, Disinformation and Suspicion BRUSSELS — For people living on the margins of society, from the homeless to undocumented workers, the coronavirus has long posed a heightened risk. Yet here in the European Union’s de facto capital, many are terrified of getting vaccinated. “People …

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German Cycling Official Is Sent Home After Racial Slur on Olympics Telecast

German Cycling Official Is Sent Home After Racial Slur on Olympics Telecast

German Cycling Official Is Sent Home After Racial Slur on Olympics Telecast German Cycling Official Is Sent Home After Racial Slur on Olympics Telecast The sports director for Germany’s cycling program has been stripped of his duties and sent home one day after he repeatedly shouted a racial slur during a televised time trial at the Olympics, the country’s Olympic …

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Italy’s Mr. Fix-It Tries to Fix the Country’s Troubled Justice System — and Its Politics, Too

Italy’s Mr. Fix-It Tries to Fix the Country’s Troubled Justice System — and Its Politics, Too

Italy’s Mr. Fix-It Tries to Fix the Country’s Troubled Justice System — and Its Politics, Too Italy’s Mr. Fix-It Tries to Fix the Country’s Troubled Justice System — and Its Politics, Too LODI — If there is one person who does not have to be persuaded of the need for Italy’s urgent push for judicial reform — which Prime Minister …

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A Storm Named Evert Is Set to Hit the U.K.

A Storm Named Evert Is Set to Hit the U.K.

A Storm Named Evert Is Set to Hit the U.K. A Storm Named Evert Is Set to Hit the U.K. LONDON — A powerful storm is expected to lash southwestern Britain starting Thursday night, after a month that has brought a series of extreme weather events to the country. The storm, named Evert, “is forecast to bring unseasonably strong winds …

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Londoners Were Promised a Hill With a View. They Got a Pile of Scaffolding.

Londoners Were Promised a Hill With a View. They Got a Pile of Scaffolding.

Londoners Were Promised a Hill With a View. They Got a Pile of Scaffolding. Londoners Were Promised a Hill With a View. They Got a Pile of Scaffolding. LONDON — Advance publicity for the Marble Arch Mound — London’s newest visitor attraction — suggested that an Arcadian landscape would be created in the middle of the city, with spectacular views …

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After a Long Lockdown and Vaccination Campaign, Is England on the Road to Normality?

After a Long Lockdown and Vaccination Campaign, Is England on the Road to Normality?

After a Long Lockdown and Vaccination Campaign, Is England on the Road to Normality? After a Long Lockdown and Vaccination Campaign, Is England on the Road to Normality? LONDON — For the past week, it has been the most eagerly awaited number in the land, posted each day at 4 p.m. by the British government. When it rose by 4,223 …

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