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Italy to reopen new Genoa bridge two years after fatal tragedy

Almost two years since Italy’s Genoa bridge collapsed, killing 43 people, a new structure opens in its place on Monday.

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French prosecutors ask for Depardieu rape investigation to be reopened

Paris prosecutors have asked for an investigation into rape allegations against France’s famed actor Gerard Depardieu to be reopened.

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COVID-19: Portuguese club CD Aves in crisis as coronavirus wreaks financial havoc

A Portuguese football team has become the latest victim of the harsh economic reality of the coronavirus pandemic with other football clubs in Europe also fighting to stay afloat.

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Global pandemic knocks down champagne sales by an estimated €1.7 billion

For months, lockdown made weddings, dining out, parties and international travel basically impossible. All these social occasions are key sales components for the sparkling French luxury wine marketed for decades as a must at any celebration.

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French and UK authorities intercept record number of migrants in the English Channel

French and British authorities have intercepted a record number of migrants attempting to cross the Channel over the past two days.

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Thomas Pesquet to be first European to fly aboard Elon Musk's SpaceX capsule

French astronaut Thomas Pesquet is to be the first European to ride on a new spacecraft from Elon Musk’s SpaceX venture.

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US-China tensions: Beijing tells US to close consulate in Chengdu in growing spat

China ordered the United States to close its consulate in the western city of Chengdu on Friday, ratcheting up a diplomatic conflict at a time when relations between the two countries have sunk to their lowest level in decades.

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Coronavirus: Which major European countries are seeing a COVID-19 resurgence?

Several countries in Europe have tightened restrictions once again amid fears that a second wave of COVID-19 is approaching.

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Is Europe having a COVID-19 second wave? Country-by-country breakdown

Many countries throughout Europe are seeing a resurgence in COVID-19 cases after successfully controlling outbreaks early in the year.

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Algerians and Moroccans set to lose permission to travel to EU after COVID-19 spike

People from Algeria and Morocco will no longer be able to travel into the European Union after a spike in COVID-19 cases, EU diplomatic sources have told Euronews.

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