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Source: Fox News

Patriot Prayer rally in Portland turns bloody; American flag saved from flames


Participants with the conservative Patriot Prayer group and counter-demonstrators with Antifa got into a bloody melee outside a popular bar where members on both sides used bear spray, fists and batons to beat each other, the Oregonian reported.

The march, dubbed “Flash March for Law and Oder in PDX,” was organized by Patriot Prayer leader Joey Gibson in response to Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler’s oversight of the city’s police department.

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Source: Washington Post

Houses intact after Hurricane Michael were often saved by low-cost reinforcements

Friday 01:31 GMT

In many cases, they were saved by additional strategically placed nails, some small metal connectors and window shutters that created a sealed package — low-cost reinforcements that determined whose home survived and whose was destroyed by the power of Hurricane Michael.

In tiny Greensboro, Fla., many houses suffered, and the power is still out six days after Michael made landfall 80 miles away.

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Source: BBC

The tip-off from a Nazi that saved my grandparents

Today 04:14 GMT

When Alexander Bodin Saphir's Jewish grandfather was measuring a high-ranking Nazi for a suit in Copenhagen 75 years ago he got an important tip-off - the Jews were about to be rounded up and deported.

It was a cold October night 75 years ago when my grandparents, Fanny and Raphael Bodin, stood on the dock of a harbour on the east coast of Denmark with their 15-month-old daughter, Lis, in their arms.

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Source: Global News

Almost 30 years ago, a teacher saved this B.C. woman’s life. Today, she can thank him

Today 14:31 GMT

“The significance of how important it is to be that genuine, down-to-earth person working with students… it can change a person’s life and it can make them want to live.”

READ MORE: Dawson College teacher to retire after 10 years of scaling buildings to change lights, flags. Today, Norman keeps her own set of memories from her time with Worsfold, a scrapbook with photos and letters from her time under his wing.

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