Olympic Surfing: A visual guide for the 2024 Paris (Tahiti) venue: Here's all you need to know about the surfing competition in the 2024 Summer Olympics in ...
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Olympic Surfing: A visual guide for the 2024 Paris (Tahiti) venue
Quick Glance: Paris' Rich Olympic History Unveiled
  • Paris hosted the Summer Olympics in 1900 and 1924.

  • The 1900 Games were peculiar and barely accepted as part of the Olympic canon.

  • The 1924 Games introduced the Olympic motto and a 50-meter swimming pool with painted lanes on the bottom.

  • Colombes stadium, built on a former horse-racing track, had a famed life and is still used for Olympic field hockey events today.
Tebogo Sets New National Record with 9.88 Seconds at London Diamond League MeetBotswana’s 100m athlete Letsile Tebogo has just finished third with a time of ... Show more
Francis is injured: Paris exit makes double Olympic champion Ingrid Klimke “incredibly sad”
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Francis is injured: Paris exit makes double Olympic champion Ingrid Klimke ...
Rafael Nadal reaches first final since 2022 French Open: Rafael Nadal reached his first final since the 2022 French Open by rallying to beat Duje Ajdukovic ...
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Rafael Nadal reaches first final since 2022 French Open
Merciless Pogacar puts the hammer down to beat Vingegaard again: Tadej Pogacar inched closer to securing his third Tour de France title after outwitting his main ...
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Merciless Pogacar puts the hammer down to beat Vingegaard again
Quick Glance: Tour de France: Pogacar's Triumph on the 20th Stage
  • Tadej Pogacar wins the 20th stage, securing his fifth daily victory on Col de la Couillole. Richard Carapaz claims the polka dot jersey.

  • Pogacar dominates with his historic double win at the Giro d'Italia and Tour de France. Vingegaard solidifies his second place in the overall standings.

  • The final time trial is expected to be a triumph for Pogacar. A dramatic finish like 1989 is unlikely.

  • The general classification after the 20th stage shows Pogacar in the lead, followed by Vingegaard and Evenepoel. Carapaz leads the mountain classification, Girmay Hailu leads the sprint classification.
One last dance on the biggest stage 🥹🧡 Catch Timo Boll and Team Germany's #Paris2024 campaign from 5 Aug 🔜#PingPong #TableTennis #Paris2024
You call them when you want to call Europe...
The lone fighter: Like the former German family and defense minister became the President of the EU Commission and the strong woman of Europe ...
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The lone fighter
Quick Glance: Re-election of Ursula von der Leyen as President of the European Commission
  • Ursula von der Leyen secured a second term as President of the European Commission with 401 votes, showing an improvement from the previous election five years ago.

  • The position of President of the European Commission in Brussels holds significant importance with extensive responsibilities and international representation.

  • Various politicians congratulated von der Leyen on her re-election, while there was also criticism from other groups.

  • Von der Leyen advocated for exceptions for E-Fuels, emphasized the fight against extremists, and proposed measures to support farmers.
Leny Yoro will START for Manchester United in their pre-season friendly against Rangers! 🔴
Quick Glance: United's Squad for Rangers Clash
  • Erik ten Hag has named a 26-man squad for Manchester United's pre-season friendly against Rangers later today.

  • New recruit Leny Yoro could make his first United appearance, while Antony, Victor Lindelof, and Marcus Rashford are out with minor niggles.

  • Harry Maguire and Tyrell Malacia are absent but working on fitness. Scott McTominay is building up sharpness after his return from the Euros.

  • The squad also includes Amad, Andre Onana, and Jadon Sancho, who could get their first minutes of the pre-season at Murrayfield.
Paris Olympics: Metro fares rise sharply from today: The cost of a single ticket now stands at €4, nearly doubling the previous price of €2.15.
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Paris Olympics: Metro fares rise sharply from today
Viral infections in sports: management and recovery for endurance athletes: Failures and mask requirement at the Tour de France, Marlen Reusser's omission from ...
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Viral infections in sports: management and recovery for endurance athletes
Paris 2024 soccer tournaments: Groups, schedule and qualified teams: Groups and knockout schedules for the men's and women's soccer tournaments at the Paris ...
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Paris 2024 soccer tournaments: Groups, schedule and qualified teams
Japanese Olympic Gymnast Shoko Miyata Sent Home for Smoking: Japanese gymnast Shoko Miyata had to withdraw from the Olympic team after she was discovered to have ...
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Japanese Olympic Gymnast Shoko Miyata Sent Home for Smoking
Quick Glance: Gymnastics: Japan women's captain Shoko Miyata to depart France over smoking issue
  • Shoko Miyata, the captain of Japan's women's artistic gymnastics team for the Paris Olympics, is reportedly set to leave the team due to allegations of smoking.

  • The Japan Gymnastics Association is investigating the situation and is expected to send Miyata back from their training camp in Monaco, casting uncertainty on her Summer Games participation.

  • Miyata was absent from a media-opened training session on Wednesday, with JGA's development head stating that her absence was due to 'certain reasons'.

  • Her potential absence would be a significant setback for the team aiming to achieve an Olympic team medal for the first time since the 1964 Tokyo Games.
Teams plan for lack of toilets on Paris opening ceremony barges: A possible lack of toilets on the barges used for carrying athletes during the Paris Olympics ...
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Teams plan for lack of toilets on Paris opening ceremony barges
Lacazette proud to captain France, says coach Henry wants attacking soccer
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Lacazette proud to captain France, says coach Henry wants attacking soccer
Olympic blues as closures kick in to set the Seine for Paris 2024 opening gala: Large sections of Paris were closed off on Friday as Olympic organisers ramped up ...
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Olympic blues as closures kick in to set the Seine for Paris 2024 opening ...
Planes, hospitals and Olympics: How the tech outage is impacting global operations
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Planes, hospitals and Olympics: How the tech outage is impacting global ...
When millions of visitors flock to Paris for the 2024 Summer Olympics, they will be presented with a city reshaped by the games ... Show more

How the 2024 Olympics changed Paris – POLITICO
France: left-wing NPF dominate executive body of National Assembly: While the presidency of the National Assembly has remained in the hands of a Macronist ...
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France: left-wing NPF dominate executive body of National Assembly
At the European Political Community summit this week, British Prime Minister Keir Starmer and French President Emmanuel Macron struck up a friendship ... Show more

Keir Starmer and Emmanuel Macron: New allies heading in different directions – POLITICO
Barcelona fans raising funds in TikTok for Williams signing: Barcelona fans have been contributing symbolic amounts of money to the club's official TikTok ...
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Barcelona fans raising funds in TikTok for Williams signing
At least 144 LGBTQ athletes to compete in Paris Olympics: At least 144 out LGBTQ athletes will be heading to Paris for the 2024 Summer Games ...
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At least 144 LGBTQ athletes to compete in Paris Olympics
🗣️ "Talented player and good on the ball"Man United goalkeeper Andre Onana speaks about new signing Leny Yoro after he played in their 2-0 ... Show more
Gucci’s Owner Lost His Patience. What Came Next Was a Grand Reinvention.
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Gucci’s Owner Lost His Patience. What Came Next Was a Grand Reinvention.
Camden: Double amputee to climb Mount Kilimanjaro: Sarah de Lagarde lost an arm and leg after being run over by two Tube trains in September 2022.
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Camden: Double amputee to climb Mount Kilimanjaro
Rihanna Announces Fenty Beauty Partnership With The 2024 Olympics: Rihanna's Fenty Beauty is joining forces with the Olympic and Paralympic Games to celebrate ...
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Rihanna Announces Fenty Beauty Partnership With The 2024 Olympics
Olympic preparation for Paris: close combat training for soldiers: According to the French Army, these trainings are regular refresher courses that each soldier ...
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Olympic preparation for Paris: close combat training for soldiers
The Olympics Is Transforming Their Neighborhood. And Kicking Them Out.: The Games brought billions to redevelop this Paris suburb. What will the thousands of ...
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The Olympics Is Transforming Their Neighborhood. And Kicking Them Out.
Why local governments must participate in global governance: To make multilateralism more inclusive, city leaders must have a greater role in global ...
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Why local governments must participate in global governance
Giant croissants have been a bestseller in Paris for several months.
Just weeks before the Paris 2024 Olympics kick off, the International Olympic Committee is facing a backlash for not dealing with the problematic Russians in ... Show more

Putin’s Russian cronies still hold top Olympic roles  – POLITICO
Pope Francis says Olympics are chance for 'unity' in France: "I hope the organisation of these Games will be for all the people of France a great ...
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Pope Francis says Olympics are chance for 'unity' in France
The ‘first’ post-Covid Olympics are exciting sponsors. Fans? Not so much: The brownish, once-polluted River Seine in Paris isn’t the glitziest or most glamorous ...
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The ‘first’ post-Covid Olympics are exciting sponsors. Fans? Not so much
Olympic torch continues its final relay across France: Hundreds of French towns and cities have hosted the Olympic flame since the torch relay began on 8 May in ...
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Olympic torch continues its final relay across France
Sports commentator Bruce McAvaney joins ABC's Paris Olympic Games coverage: Legendary Australian commentator Bruce McAvaney OAM will headline the ABC's radio ...
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Sports commentator Bruce McAvaney joins ABC's Paris Olympic Games coverage
Gisele Bündchen, one of the most recognizable faces in the fashion and beauty industry, celebrates her 44rd birthday today! After leaving Brazil at only 14 ... Show more
Essay | The Long Road to Olympic Equality for Women: At the Paris games next week, equal numbers of male and female athletes will compete for the first time ...
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Essay | The Long Road to Olympic Equality for Women
Netflix ends its cheapest ad-free subscription: Netflix says it will no longer offer its basic plan for U.S. and French subscribers, which had already been ...
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Netflix ends its cheapest ad-free subscription
Gymnast Jordan Chiles loves having long nails and says it is the "one little touch" of who she is as an athlete ... Show more
The annual broadcasting fees are always a contentious issue in German society. However, they are not a purely German issue ... Show more

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State of the Union: Von der Leyen and Metsola reelected, Trump nominated: This edition of State of the Union focuses on the reelection of Ursula von der Leyen ...
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State of the Union: Von der Leyen and Metsola reelected, Trump nominated
Intel shelves French, Italian chip investments: The chipmaker’s losses have forced it to pause research investments in Europe that could have bolstered region’s ...
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Intel shelves French, Italian chip investments
Founder of Fandango, J. Michael Cline, Dies After Plunge From Manhattan Hotel: J. Michael Cline was the co-founder of an online ticketing company that changed ...
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Founder of Fandango, J. Michael Cline, Dies After Plunge From Manhattan ...
Quick Glance: Co-founder of Fandango, J. Michael Cline, Passes Away Following Fall from Manhattan Hotel
  • J. Michael Cline, a co-founder of an online ticketing company that transformed how Americans experienced movie-going, tragically passed away after falling from the twentieth floor of a Manhattan hotel.

  • The New York City authorities confirmed Mr. Cline's demise, determining the incident as a case of suicide.

  • Establishing Fandango in 2000, Mr. Cline later departed from the organization in 2011. Subsequently, the company was acquired by Comcast and is presently under the ownership of NBCUniversal and Warner Bros.

  • Apart from his entrepreneurial endeavors, he actively engaged in philanthropy and held the position of chairman at the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, leaving behind his wife, Pamela (Berman) Cline, and six children.
Selena Gomez: Why the film and pop star is finally more appreciated: An award in Cannes, an Emmy nomination for “outstanding actress”: Former child star Selena ...
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Selena Gomez: Why the film and pop star is finally more appreciated
Quick Glance: Selena Gomez finally earns first Emmy nomination for Only Murders
  • Selena Gomez received her first-ever Emmy nomination for her acting in Only Murders in the Building.

  • In addition to her role as a producer, Gomez earned her first acting nomination as a lead actress in a comedy series.

  • Only Murders in the Building was nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series, and the performances of other actors were also recognized.

  • Gomez will compete in the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series category against strong contenders and has co-led the series since its 2021 debut.
First competitors enter Games Village: PARIS: The athletes’ village for the Paris Olympics and Paralympics officially opened and welcomed its first inhabitants ...
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First competitors enter Games Village
What are your favorite athletes listening to? Team USA shares their favorite tunes
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What are your favorite athletes listening to? Team USA shares their ...
Once No. 1, Bud Light loses more ground in America: Bud Light, formerly the top-selling beer in the United States, has had a tough year since a boycott upended ...
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Once No. 1, Bud Light loses more ground in America
Quick Glance: Bud Light Drops to No. 3 in US After Dylan Mulvaney Boycott
  • Modelo Especial surpasses Bud Light as the top beer in the US.

  • Michelob Ultra takes second place in beer dollar sales nationwide.

  • Boycott triggered by partnership with Dylan Mulvaney leads to significant sales decline for Bud Light.

  • Anheuser-Busch InBev focuses on brand partnerships to enhance sales amidst shifting consumer preferences.
There's less than a week before the opening ceremony of the Paris 2024 Olympics. For many athletes, competing at the Games is a dream come true ... Show more

What in the World - How do I become an Olympian? - BBC Sounds
Thousands of Disneyland workers are expected to authorize a potential strike. It would be the first in 40 years
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Thousands of Disneyland workers are expected to authorize a potential ...
Quick Glance: Thousands of Disneyland Workers Support Potential Strike
  • Thousands of Disneyland workers have overwhelmingly voted to authorize a potential strike, which would be the first in 40 years.

  • The potential strike would officially be about Disney not allowing union buttons to be worn at work, although the main concerns of the workers are the current contract practices and inadequate wages.

  • The disparity between rising living costs and the wages of Disneyland employees, who often work multiple jobs and still struggle to make ends meet, is a central issue.

  • Wearing union buttons is viewed by Disney as a distraction from the guest experience, as employees aim to create an immersive environment where guests can escape reality and enter the world of Disney.
The Sound Kitchen - What’s in a name?: This week on The Sound Kitchen you’ll hear the answer to the question about the Eurosatory weapons show ...
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The Sound Kitchen - What’s in a name?
Paris Olympics 2024: Ledecky vs Titmus – five biggest rivalries to watch: From the women’s swimming events to men’s javelin throw, Al Jazeera picks out the top ...
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Paris Olympics 2024: Ledecky vs Titmus – five biggest rivalries to watch
U.S. Olympic basketball star Brittney Griner ready to represent 'the country that fought for me to come back'
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U.S. Olympic basketball star Brittney Griner ready to represent 'the ...
Quick Glance: Joyful Arrival: Brittney Griner and Wife Cherelle Become Parents
  • In an interview with CBS Sports on July 19, the 33-year-old basketball player revealed that she and her wife Cherelle welcomed a baby boy on July 8.

  • Griner mentioned that she lovingly refers to their son as 'Pops,' weighing 7 pounds and 8 ounces.

  • Despite mixed emotions about leaving her newborn during important competitions, Griner will represent Team USA.

  • The couple met during their time at Baylor University and have overcome challenging times together.
Nord stream sabotage: A global mystery | The biggest international whodunit? : On 26 September 2022, a series of underwater explosions and consequent gas leaks ...
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Nord stream sabotage: A global mystery | The biggest international ...
Popular Front secures majority in parliamentary presidency: While President Macron's bloc provides the president of the National Assembly ...
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Popular Front secures majority in parliamentary presidency
CrowdStrike still trying to restore access after IT outage caused travel chaos: Latest news as a CrowdStrike Falcon update causes a Microsoft outage affecting ...
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CrowdStrike still trying to restore access after IT outage caused travel ...
The former manager took the England men’s football team to two major tournament finals and a semi-final in the space of six years ... Show more

Was Gareth Southgate great, or just lucky?
Democrat calling for Biden to step aside: ‘He didn’t seem to recognize me’ at event
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Democrat calling for Biden to step aside: ‘He didn’t seem to recognize me’ ...
Paris Olympics organisers say IT glitch could affect arrival of athletes
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Paris Olympics organisers say IT glitch could affect arrival of athletes
Princess Charlène enchants in a flame outfit at the Olympic exhibition: Princess Charlène appeared in a special look for an event in Monaco. In this red outfit ...
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Princess Charlène enchants in a flame outfit at the Olympic exhibition
Leverkusen sign forward Terrier from Rennes: Bayer Leverkusen have signed French forward Martin Terrier from Ligue 1 side Stade Rennais on a five-year contract ...
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Leverkusen sign forward Terrier from Rennes
Nuits d'Afrique, July 20, 2024: Critic’s choice: Takana Zion performs tonight.
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Nuits d'Afrique, July 20, 2024: Critic’s choice
All shapes and sizes. AFP's Sebastien Salom-Gomis photographs classic vessels taking part in the grand parade of the 8th Brest Maritime Festival - one of the ... Show more
Meunier joins Lille on a two-year deal: Belgium defender Thomas Meunier has joined Lille on a two-year contract, the Ligue 1 club said on Friday.
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Meunier joins Lille on a two-year deal