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Business Standard India
How US insurance firms get undocumented immigrants arrested and deportedAt age 31, Nixon Arias cut a profile similar to many unauthorized immigrants in
Business Standard India / Posted 14 minutes ago
At age 31, Nixon Arias cut a profile similar to many unauthorized immigrants in the United States. A native of Honduras, he’d been in the country for more than a decade and had worked off and on for a landscaping company for nine years. The money he... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRuMARABLE on UNWIND FRIDAY, 8 p.m. at Jazzi’s on 3rd with great jazz. ART ON THE
The Birmingham Times / Posted an hour ago
MARABLE on UNWIND FRIDAY, 8 p.m. at Jazzi’s on 3rd with great jazz. ART ON THE ROCKS, 7-11 p.m. at the Birmingham Museum of Art. PINK BOX BURLESQUE’S DANGER ZONE: AN ARCHER TRIBUTE, 8 p.m. at Saturn. at Saturn. 7 p.m. COMEDIAN JULIE SCOGGINS at... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sessions again attacks Chicago, other sanctuary citiessanctuary cities Attorney General Jeff Sessions reacts as he leaves a conferen
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
sanctuary cities Attorney General Jeff Sessions reacts as he leaves a conference after speaking about the growing trend of violent crime in sanctuary cities, highlighting jurisdictions such as Miami-Dade, that have increased their cooperation... Read more
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Al.com
Georgia construction company 'devastated' about worker being killed at Alabama PublixCoworkers are "devastated" about the slaying of a 61-year-old Georgia man who w
Al.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Coworkers are "devastated" about the slaying of a 61-year-old Georgia man who was killed during a Monday-night robbery while he worked at a construction site outside an Alabama Publix store. "Van Johnson was a very good man," said Benning... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Lawrence retiring after 26 years on State Court benchimpaired driving programs for courts throughout the Southeast. “I’m 64 now, my
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
impaired driving programs for courts throughout the Southeast. “I’m 64 now, my wife, Karlene, retired from the University of Georgia in January, and we’re just looking forward to spending more time with our five children and five grandchildren,”... Read more
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Al.com
Ex-Gov. Robert Bentley has gun rights restoredFormer Alabama Governor Robert Bentley has won the battle to keep his firearms'
Al.com / Posted yesterday
Former Alabama Governor Robert Bentley has won the battle to keep his firearms' permit. District Judge Joanne Jannik ruled last week that the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office did not meet its burden of proof that Bentley having a concealed carry... Read more
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TribLIVE
White nationalists groups plan to be ‘more active than ever’at the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. G
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
at the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. Gov. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency and police dressed in riot gear ordered people to disperse after chaotic violent clashes between white... Read more
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Al.com
Birmingham issues: Mayoral candidates identify biggest issues affecting neighborhoodswith the city council, crime, economic development, street paving and weed abat
Al.com / Posted yesterday
with the city council, crime, economic development, street paving and weed abatement. In the third and final installment of our series on issues affecting Birmingham, AL.com let the candidates for mayor give their take on what the biggest... Read more
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Al.com
Suspensions feed the achievement gap in Alabama schoolsThis is the latest in a series of articles examining the achievement gap, defin
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
This is the latest in a series of articles examining the achievement gap, defined as the difference in levels of proficiency between black students and white students on the state's annual achievement tests. AL.com and Spaceship Media this year... Read more
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Al.com
Undercover danger, Whack-a-Mole: Mobile officer describes constant fight against methWhen the Mobile Police Department recently announced the arrest of 35-year-old
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
When the Mobile Police Department recently announced the arrest of 35-year-old Nicole Vasquez, following a raid by the Mobile County Street Enforcement Narcotics Team, it dubbed her "the Ice Queen." Some of the details were particular to the case -... Read more
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The Hill
Criminal justice reform starts with the prosecutorSelf-worth. Hope. Proportionality. These were one-word visions for a reimagined
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
Self-worth. Hope. Proportionality. These were one-word visions for a reimagined criminal justice system from group of people who have considerable power to make change a reality: prosecutors. This summer 24 prosecutors from around the... Read more
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Daily Press
Will Jeff Sessions come after legalized marijuana, a drug 'only slightly less awful' than heroin?With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning questio
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning question: Is Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions preparing to mess with voter-approved sales of recreational marijuana? It’s a question of prime importance in six Western and two New... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's 100 Most Influential Republican WomenIndeed, they are leading GOP voices at a time when the party is trying to reach
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
Indeed, they are leading GOP voices at a time when the party is trying to reach women voters through a variety of channels — politics, media, business, and academics. These women are self-styled pioneers who, despite their varied public roles, share... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Will Jeff Sessions come after legalized marijuana, a drug 'only slightly less awful' than heroin?With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning questio
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning question: Is Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions preparing to mess with voter-approved sales of recreational marijuana? It’s a question of prime importance in six Western and two New... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Will Jeff Sessions come after legalized marijuana, a drug 'only slightly less awful' than heroin?With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning questio
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning question: Is Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions preparing to mess with voter-approved sales of recreational marijuana? It’s a question of prime importance in six Western and two New... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Will Jeff Sessions come after legalized marijuana, a drug 'only slightly less awful' than heroin?With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning questio
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning question: Is Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions preparing to mess with voter-approved sales of recreational marijuana? It’s a question of prime importance in six Western and two New... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Will Jeff Sessions come after legalized marijuana, a drug 'only slightly less awful' than heroin?With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning questio
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
With thousands of jobs and billions of dollars at stake, it’s a burning question: Is Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions preparing to mess with voter-approved sales of recreational marijuana? It’s a question of prime importance in six Western and two New... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mum sues police who arrested her after son suffered burns while in their careTracy Garth was arrested on suspicion of traffic violations including speeding
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Tracy Garth was arrested on suspicion of traffic violations including speeding and failing to stop for officers in Tennessee in 2016. The lawsuit, filed on Monday, said Garth's two children were taken to Franklin Police Department following her... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
State takes fair ride safety seriouslyTedeschi Wayne, For The Bulletin Thousands are injured each year at amusement
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Tedeschi Wayne, For The Bulletin Thousands are injured each year at amusement parks and fairs, yet a "patchwork" system of oversight can make the safety of amusement rides nearly impossible to determine, according to a national researcher. In... Read more
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The Columbian
Some schools require a note for sunscreenState Rep. Craig Hall of Utah has four redheaded children, lives in the state w
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
State Rep. Craig Hall of Utah has four redheaded children, lives in the state with the highest rate of melanoma in the country and buys sunscreen “in the Costco size.” He is an unabashed proponent of sun protection. But when Hall, a Republican,... Read more
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Al.com
I-10 'Pipeline' keeps meth coming to Mobile areaWith almost 30 years in law enforcement, Mobile's executive director of public
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
With almost 30 years in law enforcement, Mobile's executive director of public safety sees something familiar about current trends in methamphetamine trafficking. "Actually, it's a transition back to the way it was," said James Barber, who... Read more
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FOX News
Sessions promises of pot crackdown up in smokeIt was supposed to be one of Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ most prolific wins
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
It was supposed to be one of Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ most prolific wins. For years, the former Alabama senator had railed against the marijuana industry. He’s called it a gateway drug, compared it to heroin and claimed its use led to spikes... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama woman's $2.5 million lawsuit claims toddler was burned while in Tennessee police custodyAn Alabama woman is suing two Tennessee police agencies and the state's Divisio
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
An Alabama woman is suing two Tennessee police agencies and the state's Division of Children's Services in a federal lawsuit that alleges civil rights violations and injuries to her child. Tracy Marie Garth, a 34-year-old Decatur woman, claims she... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump’s war on voters has a long history: Voting-rights advocates are ready to fight backDonald Trump’s war on voting rights, like much of his behavior, is rooted in re
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
Donald Trump’s war on voting rights, like much of his behavior, is rooted in revenge. After the November election, Trump tweeted that he lost the popular vote because 3 million to 5 million “illegals” fraudulently voted for Hillary Clinton. According... Read more
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Al.com
Birmingham issues: Mayoral candidates on Ensley revitalization, public safety complex plansBirmingham Mayor William Bell has proposed moving the police and fire headquart
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
Birmingham Mayor William Bell has proposed moving the police and fire headquarters and municipal court out of downtown and into Ensley to help spur revitalization in the depressed community. The proposal includes restoring the historic Ramsay... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Some schools require a note for sunscreenBut when Hall, a Republican, introduced legislation this year to allow kids to
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
But when Hall, a Republican, introduced legislation this year to allow kids to bring sunscreen to school - which starts Aug. 21 in his district - he said his fellow lawmakers were less enthusiastic. "My colleagues' first reaction to this bill was... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
What's Happening in North Okaloosa CountyCRESTVIEW — Here’s a calendar of upcoming events in North Okaloosa County and s
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
CRESTVIEW — Here’s a calendar of upcoming events in North Okaloosa County and surrounding areas. ‘HERITAGE ALIVE! CRAFT CLASS SERIES’: Learn a new skill and make something uniquely yours at the Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida. Space is limited.... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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WALB Albany
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
A 50-state look at officer decertification for sex incidentsAn Associated Press investigation into sexual misconduct by law enforcement off
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
An Associated Press investigation into sexual misconduct by law enforcement officers in the U.S. identified some 1,000 in six years who lost their licenses for sexual assault or other sex offenses or misconduct, including possession of child... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 12 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Department store transformed into home of top AL high schoolMontgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new L
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 12 days ago
Montgomery city and school officials held a ribbon cutting Friday for the new Loveless Academic Magnet High School, better known as LAMP. Officials broke ground on the $12.6 million project in January and had initially anticipated opening the school... Read more
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Al.com
ALEA needs your vote in Best-Looking Cruiser ContestWhen you see an Alabama Law Enforcement Agency cruiser, the temptation is to sl
Al.com / Posted 12 days ago
When you see an Alabama Law Enforcement Agency cruiser, the temptation is to slow down. But troopers want you to instead admire it. And vote for it. The American Association of State Troopers' annual Best-Looking Cruiser Contest started Friday and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolerulings that have found mandatory life-without-parole sentences unconstitutiona
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
rulings that have found mandatory life-without-parole sentences unconstitutional for juveniles except for the rare homicide offender incapable of rehabilitation. After the latest ruling in January 2016 said those serving such terms must have a... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. Justice Department to cities: Focus on crime committed by illegal immigrantswill not be allowed to participate in a new crime reduction training program un
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
will not be allowed to participate in a new crime reduction training program unveiled earlier this year by the Justice Department, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Thursday. In making the announcement, Sessions singled out four local... Read more
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The Washington Times
Sessions to block crime-fighting funds for sanctuary citiesviolence and gang crime must first prove they do not employ sanctuary policies
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
violence and gang crime must first prove they do not employ sanctuary policies that shield illegal immigrants, the Justice Department announced Thursday, the latest step taken by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to force cooperation between local... Read more
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