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Siakam, VanVleet lead Raptors past Blazers

PORTLAND, Ore.—The Toronto Raptors defence gave the team another reason to celebrate.

The Raptors held Damian Lillard to just nine points in a 114-106 win over the Portland Trail Blazers last night.

Pascal Siakam scored 36 points and Fred VanVleet had 30, but the story for Toronto was a defence that made life difficult for yet another star player on their road trip.

French president marks Armistice Day

PARIS—French President Emmanuel Macron marked Armistice Day today by visiting the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier under Paris' Arc de Triomphe, as a giant tricolour flag flew overhead.

Greeted by Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, Macron laid a wreath and inspected troops during the ceremony celebrating 101 years since the Armistice that ended the slaughter of World War I.