Ethiopia’s Selemon Barega (centre) celebrates after winning ahead of second-placed Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei (left) and third-placed Uganda’s Jacob Kiplimo (right) in the men’s 10,000m final at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo on Friday. (AFP)
United States Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin (left) signs a guest book as Philippines Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana looks on at Camp Aguinaldo military camp in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines.
South Africa’s Tatjana Schoenmaker (second from right) celebrates with South Africa’s Kaylene Corbett (right), USA’s Annie Lazor and USA’s Lilly King after winning the final of the women’s 200m breaststroke swimming event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo yesterday. (Reuters)
People wearing protective masks carry shopping bags while waiting to cross Geary Street in San Francisco. US consumer spending rose more than expected in June as vaccinations against Covid-19 boosted demand for travel-related services, but part of the increase reflected higher prices, with annual inflation accelerating further above the Federal Reserve’s 2% target.
In this file photo taken on September 29, 2019, Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (left) finishes first ahead of Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson in the Women’s 100m final at the 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha. (AFP)