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Bryant’s sacrifice fly lifts Giants to win No 104

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Manager Gabe Kapler’s ballclub joined the 1945-46 Boston Red Sox as the only teams to follow a losing season with 104 victories. With four games left, the Giants have a chance to break the franchise wins record of 10...

Fire chief suing Oregon for coronavirus vaccine mandate says he’s willing to sacrifice job

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"I’ve been in emergency service for 28 years making decisions that impact people’s lives every day," he said. "I can sure as hell make a decision on what I put in my own body." OREGON TROOPER SUSPENDED FOR OPPOSING C...

Lauren Appell: Grateful on 9/11 to Flight 93 heroes – their sacrifice saved lives, mine included

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An entire nation was brought to its knees in grief, but also – for however briefly – we were all united in love for one another and in a steadfast resolve.    Two decades later that date is now solidified in our kids...

Voting rights march leaders honor the sacrifice made by foot soldiers killed during the civil rights era

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When Medgar Evers and Jimmie Lee Jackson were killed amid a yearslong battle for voting rights, it brought a sense of doom and darkness over the civil rights movement of the 1960s. Evers, a NAACP field secretary an...

Texas Democrat’s photo of drying clothes leads to new accusations of phony ‘sacrifice’

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Critics suggested the post was another self-serving attempt by a Democrat to portray their absence from Texas – after taking a chartered flight to the nation's capital – as a personal sacrifice instead of a political...

Harvey Keitel says joining Marines taught him ‘what sacrifice was really like’

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The 82-year-old Oscar nominee enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1956. "When I joined the Marines, I was 17 years old, that that was a [life] changer," he told Fox News while promoting his new movie, "Lansky." Keit...

Beleaguered Maple Leafs fans offer ‘sacrifice’ to ‘hockey gods’ before pivotal Game 7 in playoffs

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Fans left a helmet on Legends Row outside the Scotiabank Arena ahead of the game Monday night with a message, according to TSN. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE . "To: The hockey gods," the message starts. "Acc...

What our second Covid Lent reveals about sacrifice

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Tess Taylor is the author of the poetry collections "Work & Days," "The Forage House" and most recently, "Rift Zone" and "Last West: Roadsongs for Dorothea Lange." Views expressed in this commentary are solely he...