Sunday, Jul 25, 2021
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Inside one flood-wrecked house in Germany as people begin to rebuild
BBC, 21 Jul 2021
Marion Wenzel showed us around her home that has been totally destroyed by the "catastrophic" flooding that hit Germany.
Her possessions lie in ruins, but her three children were able to get out alive.
As waters recede, the scale of the damage is becoming clear. Dozens have died across regions of Germany and Belgium, and many are still missing.
European leaders have blamed climate change for the floods, which have also affected Switzerland, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.
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AP Top Stories July 24 P
AP, 25 Jul 2021
Here are the top stories for Saturday, July 24th: Dixie Fire
Flash flooding batters parts of Arizona
CA, 25 Jul 2021
Swollen waters hit New River, Arizona on Friday causing severe flooding along freeways.
Jim Acosta: Fox News viewers may have a case of whiplash
CNN, 25 Jul 2021
As Fox News changes some of its messaging on the coronavirus vaccine and Dr. Anthony Fauci, CNN's Jim Acosta calls out the network's delay in giving the truth to its viewers.
Rep. Brad Sherman blames rise in crime on COVID, Republicans
FOX, 25 Jul 2021
Rep. Brad Sherman, D-Calif., says a nationwide rise in violent crime is due to economic loss from COVID and a push to defund police.
Anti-Vaccine Protest In Paris Turns Violent With Clashes Against Police
NBC, 25 Jul 2021
Thousands rallied in central Paris against a plan by the French government to introduce Covid-19 vaccine passes that will be required to enter restaurants and other venues.
Delayed by a year, Tokyo Olympics kick-off amid COVID-19 fears, protests
PBS, 25 Jul 2021
A year after they were postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Olympics kicked off in Tokyo, Japan-- but not without controversies.
Musicians create album from Rumi's 13th-century poetry
Reuters, 25 Jul 2021
These musicians have adapted Rumi's poems into an album composed to suit a contemporary, global audience.
Usain Bolt discusses Olympic career, family and future
CBS, 25 Jul 2021
Eight-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt has already made history. Now he's a spectator for the next generation of competitors.
Police, protesters clash in Paris after health pass protests
AFP, 25 Jul 2021
Incidents break out between demonstrators who had taken part in the anti-sanitary pass marches earlier in the day and the police in the area of the Champs-Elysees in Paris.
Norway: Ten years after the far-right Utoya massacre | Focus on Europe
DW, 25 Jul 2021
In 2011, right-wing terrorist Anders Breivik murdered 69 people on the vacation island of Utoya.
Are democratic reforms at risk in Tanzania? | Inside Story
Al Jazeera, 25 Jul 2021
Tanzania's main opposition party is demanding answers after police arrested its leader.
The refugee athlete who lost his mum to Covid
BBC, 24 Jul 2021
Abdullah Sediqi escaped gang violence in Afghanistan and fled to Belgium where he continued his taekwondo training in a refugee camp.
Boris Johnson wishes British and Irish Lions good luck for match against South Africa
Telegraph, 24 Jul 2021
The Prime Minister sent a good luck message to the British and Irish Lions ahead of their match against South Africa.
Vipers vax | Bridge of Shpies
RT, 24 Jul 2021
Viper brings you a very important message from Mother Russia that he came up with totally independently.
The Point: COVAX's deal with Chinese vaccine helps the world
CGTN, 24 Jul 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video There have been claims that China is profiteering from its vaccines and that Chinese vaccines are less effective than the rest.
Torquay feels COVID staffing crisis
Sky, 24 Jul 2021
The English Riviera is experiencing a lack of staff from the "pingdemic", just as tens of thousands of tourists head to the area.
Central China begins clean-up after record floods but other other cities brace for typhoon
SCMP, 24 Jul 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Over the past several days, the heaviest rains in decades have caused massive floods throughout H...
Turkey’s labourers take to TikTok to show millions their harsh work conditions
Guardian, 24 Jul 2021
Workers in Turkish factories, construction sites and fields have become the unlikely stars of TikTok, revealing harsh and dangerous conditions in posts with millions of views.
'Bloomberg Surveillance' Full Show (07/23/2021)
Bloomberg, 24 Jul 2021
Jul.23 -- Tom Keene, Jonathan Ferro and Kailey Leinz have the
Chinese shooter Yang claims first gold medal of Tokyo Olympics • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 24 Jul 2021
Chinese shooter Yang Qian won the first gold of the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday, snatching a dramatic last-shot victory from Russia’s Anastasiia Galashina in the women’s 10m air ...