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Springfield dad dies trying to save his kids in fire

A fire investigator works near a second floor apartment window at the scene of a fatal fire on Belmont Avenue in Springfield on Sunday, March 18, 2018. The blaze killed a man and two children and sent four others to the hospital. Staff photo by Christopher Evansbrave father died with his two young children when he rushed back into a burning apartment for them after first getting his pregnant wife and toddler out, while other residents dropped a baby to safety out a window, authorities and witnesses said.

“He died for them,” Imam Wissam Abdul Baki of the Islamic Society of Western Massachusetts said of the Somalian father, who died with two of his young children on the second floor of a four-story, 20-unit brick residence at 49 Belmont Ave. in the early morning blaze today…more: bostonherald

MORE: TV NECN  – more:  WWLP Pregnant widow mourning husband who died trying to save their 2 sons –  more:  Mayor Domenic Sarno thanks Imam and team of ISWM 

Ikea billionaire Ingvar Kamprad buys second-hand clothes to save money

  Photo published for Ikea billionaire Ingvar Kamprad buys second-hand clothes to save moneyIn 2006, the American business magazine Forbes listed him as the fourth richest person in the world.

Kamprad’s modest spending habits have made headlines over the years. In 2008, he told newspaper Sydsvenskan that a €22 bill in the Netherlands had broken his hair cut budget.

“Normally, I try to get my haircut when I’m in a developing country. Last time it was in Vietnam,” Kamprad explained….more:  .theguardian.com