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France win as Gignac scores hat-trick
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Surfing at the Olympics: What to Watch For
Surfing is making its debut at the 2020 Olympics. The event is being held about 60 miles away from Tokyo at Tsurigasaki Beach.
Man who sued Drayton Manor Park for 1.5m after back injury pictured white water rafting
A high court judge has upheld a ruling to dismiss a 62-year-old's damages claim after he attempted to falsely sue a theme park for £1.5m.
Es la hora del surf en las Olimpiadas. Las olas podrian decepcionar
El debut del deporte el domingo promete grandes atletas pero olas poco espectaculares. Para algunos de los contendientes podrían ser las condiciones perfectas para conseguir una medalla.
Ibuku completes "unprecedented" bamboo building in the Balinese jungle
Architecture studio Ibuku has completed The Arc gymnasium for a private school in Bali featuring a complex double-curved roof made entirely from bamboo.
This spaceship from the 1960s was restored for guests to stay for some Jetsons-inspired staycation!
Nowadays, our gaze is set on outer space. Modern times feel eerily similar to the thrill of the days during the 20th-century Space Race.
UK government opening floodgates to Covid variants, MPs warn
The government is "opening the floodgates" to new versions of Covid, a cross-party group of MPs has warned, after revealing a steep decline in the proportion of positive tests veing analysed for variants among people arriving from red list countries.
Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow's Prison Break, and 13 More New Songs
Hear tracks by Remi Wolf, Camila Cabello, the War on Drugs and others.
South Africa's vaccination drive regains pace after unrest
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's COVID-19 vaccination campaign is regaining momentum after being disrupted earlier this month by a week of riots sparked by the imprisonment of former President Jacob Zuma, the country's acting health minister said Friday.
The Downs And Ups Of Africa's Current COVID Surge
Residents wait to register at a mass vaccination site in Johannesburg on July 8.