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Muslim Women Cause Havoc at Swimming Pool, Threaten Employees

Staff at a swimming pool in Hanover, Germany, have faced threats after telling Muslim women not to wear jeans or street clothes, dye their hair, or leave large amounts of rubbish in the pool during Friday “women’s days”.

Picture taken with a drone shows bathers swimming at the Kaifu-Bad public pool in Hamburg, northern Germany, where temperatures reached up to 26 degrees Celsius on May 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Axel Heimken / Germany OUT (Photo credit should read AXEL HEIMKEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Dutch Swimming Group Urges Lessons for Migrants

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Dutch swimming federation is calling for more funding and outreach to ensure as many people as possible in the Netherlands – including migrants – learn to swim.

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Migrant Pair Acquitted In Swimming Pool Sex Assault Case

Two Afghan adult migrants have been acquitted in a sexual assault case at a German swimming pool that involved a 14-year-old boy in the German town of Delbrück . The two men in the case, 20-year-old Mozamel M and 25-year-old Rajab H, are

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Germany Launches ‘NO!’ Temporary Tattoos to Stop Pool Sex Attacks

A new campaign in Germany’s Bodensee district plans to counter soaring levels of pool sex attacks with “empowering” temporary tattoos reading “NO!” The measure comes as police report an epidemic of pool harassment and assaults in the wake of the “migrant

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Security Measures for Swimming Pools After Migrant Sex Assaults

Vienna swimming pools have come up with stricter security rules to prevent sexual assaults by migrants. The summer pool season is fast approaching in the Austrian capital and authorities are looking at ways to prevent further sexual attacks by migrants. The

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No More Than Three Migrants In a Pool At Once In Switzerland

A public swimming pool in Switzerland has banned groups of three or more, allegedly in an attempt to discourage large gangs of migrants. Left wing activists have branded the policy an “apartheid”. The issue of recently arrived migrants misbehaving in public

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Drought: Save Water–Build a Backyard Pool

Despite worries about anger from their neighbors for perceived excess water use during the drought, suburban backyard pools use 13 percent less water than mowed grass.

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Heat Wave: Bear Swims in Backyard Pool

A large brown bear gave residents of La Cañada Flintridge a scare on Wednesday after a homeowner discovered it bathing in her pool and trying to cool off from the hot summer heat.

Katrina Car in Pool (Barry Williams / Getty)

Car Plows through Apartment, Lands in Pool

On Wednesday, in a scene right out of The Thrill of It All, a 40-ish man drove his car into a swimming pool in Camarillo, California. Capt. Mike Lindbery of the Ventura County Fire Department said the accident occurred at 7:52 p.m.