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Europe's summer tourism outlook dimmed by variants, rules
Chaos and confusion over travel rules and measures to contain new virus outbreaks are contributing to another cruel summer for Europe's battered tourism industry.
Capitals select German center Haakon Hanelt in fifth round of 2021 NHL Draft
The Washington Capitals selected German center Haakon Hänelt with the 151st pick in the 2021 NHL Entry Draft.
A Russian shooter's slip-up costs her the first gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics.
TOKYO - A terrible last shot cost a Russian shooter the first gold medal of the 2020 Olympics.
Next fortnight 'crucial' to determine if drop in Covid cases 'false peak'
The next fortnight will be "crucial" in identifying whether the slight drop in the rate of new daily cases of Covid-19 is a "false peak", an epidemiologist has warned.
Dodgers' bullpen falters in loss to Rockies; Cody Bellinger's hamstring tightens up
Cody Bellinger took an 0-for-25 skid into Friday night's game, the Dodgers center fielder looking overmatched for most of the last three weeks and hitting into some bad luck at times, like his 100-mph one-hopper up the middle that went for an out against a shifted infield Thursday night.
Why is there talk about "character concerns" with the Bruins' first-round pick?
At first glance, it appeared that the Bruins did quite well for themselves in the first round of Friday night's NHL Entry Draft: they snagged a highly rated Swede with high-end talent late in the first round.
NAR happy talk is back Boston Condos For Sale Ford Realty
Existing-home sales broke their four-month run of declines in June, as the median price for existing homes hit its second-highest level since January 1999, the National Association of Realtors said.
New Covid variant under investigation in the UK, PHE says
A new coronavirus variant is under investigation in the UK, Public Health England has said.
The variant, known as B.1.621, was designated a variant under investigation on Wednesday.
The Downs And Ups Of Africa's Current COVID Surge
Residents wait to register at a mass vaccination site in Johannesburg on July 8.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer excited to see Jadon Sancho 'blossom' at Manchester United
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes Jadon Sancho can now release his "untapped talent" having completed his move from Borussia Dortmund.