Uta Abe of Japan (blue) reacts after winning the women's judo 52-kilogram final against Amandine Buchard of France at the Tokyo Olympics at Nippon Budokan in Tokyo on July 25, 2021.
Chinese weightlifter Li Fabin lifts 172 kilograms in the clean and jerk of the men's 61-kilogram event at the Tokyo Olympics on July 25, 2021, at Tokyo International Forum. Li won gold.
Evidence Makgopa (9) scores South Africa's second goal against France in the second half of their Tokyo Olympic men's football Group A match on July 25, 2021, at Saitama Stadium near Tokyo.
This composite photo shows Japanese skateboarder Yuto Horigome competing in the men's street finals at the Tokyo Olympics on July 25, 2021, at Ariake Urban Sports Park. Horigome won the gold medal. (Kyodo)(SELECTION)
International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach visits Tokyo International Forum to see weightlifting events during the Tokyo Olympics on July 25, 2021.
Ahmed Hafnaoui of Tunisia reacts after winning the men's 400-meter freestyle final of the Tokyo Olympics on July 25, 2021, at Tokyo Aquatics Centre.
Kei Nishikori of Japan plays against Andrey Rublev of the Russian Olympic Committee in the men's singles first round of the Tokyo Olympics at Ariake Tennis Park on July 25, 2021.
William Shaner of the United States competes in the men's 10-meter air rifle final at the Tokyo Olympics on July 25, 2021, at Asaka Shooting Range. Shaner won gold.
Naomi Osaka of Japan reacts after winning a point against Viktorija Golubic of Switzerland in the second round of the women's singles tennis event at the Tokyo Olympics on July 26, 2021, at Ariake Tennis Park.
Naomi Osaka of Japan plays against Viktorija Golubic of Switzerland in the second round of the women's singles tennis event at the Tokyo Olympics on July 26, 2021, at Ariake Tennis Park.
For the second week in a row, protesters were back on the streets across France on July 24 to oppose the extension of the health pass and compulsory vaccination for certain professions.
The government decided to make it compulsory to have a "vaccine passport" in order to access restaurants, bars, and other cultural establishments.
Thousands joined the Budapest Pride on Saturday, July 24, to celebrate the LGBT community in the country. The event was also a protest against a government-supported anti-LGBT law that limits teaching about homosexuality and transgender issues in schools.
An Anti-Olympic protest was staged outside Yokohama Stadium in Kanagawa, the venue of softball on Saturday, July 24.
Protesters with several different banners demanded that softball games be canceled.
A severe thunderstorm brought heavy rain with hail to Albuquerque metropolitan area on Friday, July 23.
According to the NWS, showers and thunderstorms with locally heavy rainfall will move slowly west or southwest across the region, and small hail, strong winds, frequent lightning strikes, and localized flash flooding are possible with stronger storms.