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U.S. women's water polo team carries legacy of triumph and tragedy into Olympics

Finger Lakes Times 24 Jul 2021
TOKYO — There were deaths, near deaths and gruesome injuries ... And all that happened before COVID-19 put everyone’s life on hold for a year ... plays Japan ... "I wasn't curious." ... Had she been on the train, she would have been in the Maalbeek metro station in Brussels when a suicide bomber set off explosives, killing 20 and injuring more than 100 ... The U.S ... .
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U.S. women’s water polo team carries legacy of triumph and tragedy into Olympics

The Los Angeles Times 23 Jul 2021
TOKYO — . There were deaths, near deaths and gruesome injuries ... And all that happened before COVID-19 put everyone’s life on hold for a year ... plays Japan ... Advertisement ... U.S ... Had she been on the train, she would have been in the Maalbeek metro station in Brussels when a suicide bomber set off explosives, killing 20 and injuring more than 100.
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Belgium mourns as death toll from Europe floods hits 200

Urdu Point 20 Jul 2021
The moment of silence took place after sirens sounded in fire stations across the country, with buses, trams and metro trains halted in Brussels ... The city of Brussels has cancelled its "National Ball" and the city of Namur, capital of Wallonia, has cancelled its fireworks display.
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Belgium holds day of mourning after deadly European floods

The Times of India 20 Jul 2021
BRUSSELS ... Heavy rains last week sent torrents of floodwaters sweeping through towns and villages, mostly in Germany and Belgium in the worst deluge in living memory ... Buses, trams and metro trains will come to a halt in Brussels and the country's athletes preparing for the Olympics in Japan will mark the moment ... Start a Conversation. .
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Belgium holds day of mourning as Merkel visits flood victims

Straits Times 20 Jul 2021
Heavy rains last week sent torrents of floodwaters sweeping through towns and villages, mostly in Belgium and Germany, where Chancellor Angela Merkel was visiting victims in one of the hardest-hit areas ... The moment of silence took place after sirens sounded in fire stations across the country, with buses, trams and metro trains halted in Brussels.
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How it became normal to be Islamophobic in Belgium

Open Democracy 05 Jul 2021
As an example of this, a few days after the terrorist attacks of 22 March 2016, when three suicide bombings killed 32 people in Brussels Airport and a metro station in the city, Jan Jambon, the then deputy prime minister (now prime minister) and member of New Flemish Alliance, ...
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German football stadiums defy UEFA by lighting up with pride colours

Metro UK 24 Jun 2021
Stadiums across Germany were lit up in solidarity following an anti-LGBTQ law in Hungary (Picture. Getty/AFP) ... Getty) ... Getty) ... Getty) ... Getty) ... Sipa) ... And it goes against all the values, the fundamental values of the European Union,’ Ms von der Leyen told a media conference in Brussels. Get in touch with our news team by emailing us at webnews@metro.co.uk ... .
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The NATO Summit: Front for Democracy or Return to the Cold War?

Antiwar 18 Jun 2021
Last Monday, NATO held its yearly summit in Brussels, where heads of state and Foreign and Defense Ministers gathered to discuss the general outlines of the alliance’s common policy. Precisely on that morning, I crossed a digital poster in the metro station of Brussels-South.
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EU Regional Social Progress Index Looks Beyond GDP

Gallup 19 May 2021
Results From the 2020 EU-SPI ... 2020 EU-SPI ... Heat map ... Only 10 capital-city regions score better than the rest of the country and, notably, Brussels, Paris, Berlin and Madrid are not the top performers in their countries. Metro areas start making a difference on the opportunity dimension, where they score at the top in most countries ... Implications ... .
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Reworked Brussels metro map celebrates Irish women

The Irish Times 15 May 2021
Inspired by American writer Rebecca Solnit and geographer Joshua Jelly-Schapiro’s City of Women project in New York, it involves taking the Brussels metro map as a creative frame to tell a new story of Europe ... Constance Markievicz represents Ireland alongside Mary Robinson in reimagined Brussels metro map to celebrate EU women.
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Life at 30: ‘You feel like you haven’t started your life yet’

The Irish Times 15 May 2021
Life in Ireland is not easy for those in their 20s and early 30s. They are earning less in real terms than they might have in the 1990s or 2000s ... Home ownership for many has become a pipedream ... Paul Scott/Irish Times 30 in 2021 ... It’s a red line ... ‘Rugby is not pass the porcel, Morcus’ Reworked Brussels metro map celebrates Irish women Seán Moncrieff ... .
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French fishermen threaten to blockade Calais to stop UK goods entering EU

Metro UK 07 May 2021
AP) ... Chairman of the Northern France fisheries committee, Olivier Lepretre, said ... AP) ... Metro.co.uk) ... AP) ... Metro.co.uk). Brussels appears to be on France’s side over the issue, with European Commission spokesman Vivian Loonela claiming the new rules were a breach of the Brexit treaty ... Get in touch with our news team by emailing us at webnews@metro.co.uk ... .
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PRG Creates Digital Studios Worldwide to Meet Virtual Production Demand

Finger Lakes Times 20 Apr 2021
Beyond their responsiveness to today's need for safety, they represent the future for digital and hybrid events ... The PRG Digital Studios can be found all over the globe, including Chicago, Las Vegas, Nashville, New York Metro, Orlando as well as in "The EGG" in Brussels, London's trendy "Saatchi Gallery", Madrid, Dubai and Buenos Aires ... .
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THURSDAY VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: CM wins three-set battle at Marquette

The Telegraph - Alton 16 Apr 2021
Brussels 2, Meredosia-Chambersburg 0 – The Raiders rolled past the Indians 25-18, 25-13 in a Pike County Conference matchup featuring two of the state’s smaller schools at Coach Franke Court at The Pit in Brussels. Brussels, with an IHSA enrollment of 56, improves to 6-6 and 3-0 in the PCC.
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American on Brussels subway explosion: "Everyone dropped to the floor"

CBS News 15 Apr 2021
Brian Carroll from Washington, D.C., was on a subway car near BrusselsMaelbeek Metro station when a bomb went off Tuesday morning. He joins “CBS This Morning” from Brussels over the phone to describe what he witnessed during the evacuation ... .
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