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Portland protests: Federal forces ready for phased pull-out

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Oregon's governor calls the officers "an occupying force", but the president says they saved the city.
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[NFA] Tensions remained high in Portland, Oregon for the 60th straight day of anti-racism protests, after six U.S. mayors on Monday urged Congress to halt President Donald Trump's deployment of federal forces to their cities. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.

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Fancy staying overnight in the world's last Blockbuster store? Airbnb is giving hardcore movie fans the ultimate sleepover in the once popular video rental chain. The 20-year-old store in Bend, Oregon, is the last remaining store. Store manager Sandi Harding has kept the Blockbuster going strong since 2004, keeping its shelves stocked with films. Now, she's listing the store on Airbnb. The lucky guests can browse the aisles for films ranging from classics to modern hits. There's even a spacious 'living room', decked out with a sofa and armchairs, a coffee table for placing snacks, and of course a large TV screen. Sadly though the stay is only open to to residents of Deschutes County in Oregon.

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