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The Sacramento Bee
USS Indianapolis survivor describes what it was like to be on the ship that daymissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 hours ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Do Confederate memorials honor soldiers killed in war or memorialize racism?missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
APD faces second lawsuit over 2015 arrest caught on videoAUSTIN - The Austin Police Department will face another lawsuit connected to a
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN - The Austin Police Department will face another lawsuit connected to a November 2015 arrest incident caught on video. The arrest happened at Sixth Street and Red River after Fun Fun Fun Fest on Nov. 6, 2015. The latest lawsuit comes a year... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Police searching for suspect in NE AustinPickle Elementary School is on lockdown as police search for a suspect in the a
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
Pickle Elementary School is on lockdown as police search for a suspect in the area, according to the Austin Police Department. The suspect, a 28-year-old male, fled on foot from police in the area of Wheatley Ave, Bennet Ave and Braxton Ave, near US... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Oh, deer, do you need a lift? Cow elk rescued after falling into cisternmissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How to make a pinhole projector to view the solar eclipsemissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
S.A. group to protest Confederate rally in Austinthe weekend turned deadly after a man ran his car through a group of counter-pr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
the weekend turned deadly after a man ran his car through a group of counter-protesters, killing one and injuring 19. The Austin Police Department said they are aware of the competing rallies and will follow its "normal process of planning for... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Citizens Academy does play an important roleboots, etc. It can be lifesaving when police and residents in an emergency sit
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
boots, etc. It can be lifesaving when police and residents in an emergency situation know and understand each other. The Austin Police Department for the third year in a row is trying to spread understanding about its jobs and get to know some... Read more
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11 News Houston
Argument over military branches led to deadly beating, witness sayspolice said they found him allegedly kicking and stomping a 57-year-old man who
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
police said they found him allegedly kicking and stomping a 57-year-old man who later died Sunday night. According to the Austin Police Department, officers were initially called to a suspicious vehicle along the 2500 block of West Anderson Lane,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Assailant beats down a Motel 6 staff membermissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Confederate statue toppled by protesters in North Carolinamissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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The Star
Carbon monoxide issue in cop cars prompts actionand thus required "more investigation." The issue with the carbon monoxide fum
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
and thus required "more investigation." The issue with the carbon monoxide fumes has taken on greater urgency since the Austin Police Department recently pulled nearly 400 Ford Explorer SUVs from its patrol fleet over worries about exhaust fumes... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Police to offer Citizen Academy; Participants will gain insight into Austin departmentThe Austin Police Department will host its third annual Citizen Academy startin
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The Austin Police Department will host its third annual Citizen Academy starting in September. Participants can learn about police work and meet the officers. Space is limited to 18 participants. “They will learn about the different responsibilities... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Answers to solar eclipse questions you're too embarrassed to askmissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Watch NASA's latest cargo craft lift offmissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Here's the U.S. government film 'Don't Be A Sucker' that went viral after Charlottesville clashesmissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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BMW falls seven stories, driver survivesto the ground from the seventh floor of a multi-storey car parking garage has g
dna / Posted 6 days ago
to the ground from the seventh floor of a multi-storey car parking garage has gone viral. The dramatic footage released by Austin Police department shows the car plummeting to the ground, which luckily misses another vehicle, after driver hits... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The Charlottesville riots in imagesmissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento Kings minority owner puts Brentwood home on the market for $5.34 millionmissing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Why do so many bicyclists crash at this railroad intersection?missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
missing smashing a Chevy Tahoe that was driving along the alley where the incident occurred. The BMW driver suffered serious injuries but is expected to recover. Video of the July 13 incident was released Aug. 10 by the Austin Police De... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dramatic moment car suddenly plunges from a SEVENTH floor parking lotSEVENTH floor parking lot CCTV footage shows a car plunging seven stories off
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
SEVENTH floor parking lot CCTV footage shows a car plunging seven stories off the side of a parking garage The clip, from Austin Police Department, shows a Chevrolet 4X4 reversing back But from the parking garage a BMW falls front first and... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
MUST SEE: Video of woman plummeting off 7th floor of parking garageover here and called my wife to let her know I was okay,” he said. On Thursday
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 9 days ago
over here and called my wife to let her know I was okay,” he said. On Thursday, we obtained surveillance video from the Austin Police Department and showed Burch the clips. "Gosh. That's crazy,” said Burch. Three different surveillance cameras... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
6 Texans face federal charges in alleged two-city synthetic marijuana operationa result of two separate multi-agency investigations in the Houston and Austin
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
a result of two separate multi-agency investigations in the Houston and Austin areas, according to a news release from the Austin Police Department. Authorities believe that the criminal operation involved manufacturing synthetic marijuana in... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Six accused of dealing thousands of bags of K2 in Austinled to the arrest of six people on charges of possession with intent to distrib
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
led to the arrest of six people on charges of possession with intent to distribute K2 in Austin last week. The Austin Police Department Organized Crime Division Narcotics Team, along with other state agencies, rounded up the six facing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
6 Texans face federal charges in alleged two-city synthetic marijuana operationa result of two separate multi-agency investigations in the Houston and Austin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
a result of two separate multi-agency investigations in the Houston and Austin areas, according to a news release from the Austin Police Department. Authorities believe that the criminal operation involved manufacturing synthetic marijuana in... Read more
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Officer.com
Ford Blames Modifications for Carbon Monoxide in Police SUVsto pull cars from other units and, in some instances, requiring officers to rid
Officer.com / Posted 11 days ago
to pull cars from other units and, in some instances, requiring officers to ride two-per-car until the issue is resolved. Austin Police Department officials said Tuesday they continue to monitor any uptick in response times or crime because of the... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Man dead after concrete slab falls on him in SE AustinCounty EMS said the man was working on concrete slabs at a construction site wh
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 11 days ago
County EMS said the man was working on concrete slabs at a construction site when one of them fell and landed on him. The Austin Police Department told KVUE the incident happened at 9:16 a.m. in the 2000 block of Wickersham Lane. Cromwell Circle... Read more
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11 News Houston
Man dead after concrete slab falls on him in East AustinCounty EMS, the man was working on concrete slabs at a construction site when o
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
County EMS, the man was working on concrete slabs at a construction site when one of the slabs fell and landed on him. The Austin Police Department told KVUE the incident happened at 9:16 a.m. in the 2000 block of Wickersham Lane. Cromwell Circle... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man dead after concrete slab falls on him in East AustinCounty EMS, the man was working on concrete slabs at a construction site when o
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
County EMS, the man was working on concrete slabs at a construction site when one of the slabs fell and landed on him. The Austin Police Department told KVUE the incident happened at 9:16 a.m. in the 2000 block of Wickersham Lane. Cromwell Circle... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
‘Throwbot’ ranks high in council priorities for grants; Hormel Foundation puts up $453,000 for 2018 requestsrequests and rank them. The Hormel Foundation has $453,000 allocated for the g
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
requests and rank them. The Hormel Foundation has $453,000 allocated for the grants. The council rankings are: 1. (tie) Austin Police Department Throwbot Requested: $16,264 The Throwbot XTA is a small, battery-powered, remote controlled robot... Read more
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11 News Houston
Former caregiver accused of stealing from elderly peoplefor elderly people is accused of stealing from two of the people she cared for
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
for elderly people is accused of stealing from two of the people she cared for in Austin, according to police. The Austin Police Department said Laura Yvette Martinez, 30, walked into the unlocked front door of a residence on July 28 while... Read more
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11 News Houston
Ford explains possible reasoning behind carbon monoxide issues in APD vehiclesare near-certain they know what's causing the possible release of the poisonous
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
are near-certain they know what's causing the possible release of the poisonous gas into their Explorers -- which the Austin Police Department recently removed from their fleet due to officers becoming ill -- KVUE and Austin American-Statesman... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Body camera lawsuit could go to Texas Supreme Courtcameras in October, the lawsuit that prevented the department from implementing
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
cameras in October, the lawsuit that prevented the department from implementing them in 2016 could cause more delays. The Austin Police Department has been looking at adding body cameras since the end of 2015. By mid-2016, the city had a deal... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Former caregiver accused of stealing from elderly peoplethrough an Austin caregiver agency is accused of stealing from two people she u
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
through an Austin caregiver agency is accused of stealing from two people she used to care for in Austin. According to the Austin Police Department, Laura Yvette Martinez, 30, walked into the unlocked front door of a residence on July 28 while the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Ford explains possible reasoning behind carbon monoxide issues in APD vehiclesare near-certain they know what's causing the possible release of the poisonous
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
are near-certain they know what's causing the possible release of the poisonous gas into their Explorers -- which the Austin Police Department recently removed from their fleet due to officers becoming ill -- KVUE and Austin American-Statesman... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Initiative created to address homelessness near ARCHHoward. "We do need additional resources in Austin to make more housing availab
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
Howard. "We do need additional resources in Austin to make more housing available and accessible to these clients." The Austin Police Department said it is still working out the details on how many more officers will patrol the area. They will... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Southwest Florida law enforcement checks for carbon monoxide leaksSUVs are functioning correctly. Problems with the vehicles have arisen at othe
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 13 days ago
SUVs are functioning correctly. Problems with the vehicles have arisen at other law enforcement agencies, including the Austin Police Department, where 400 SUVs were taken out of service after officers began to feel sick. Read: Fumes force... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ford to repair Chicago-built police SUVs with carbon monoxide issuesspecially built Ford Explorer SUVs, which have resulted in impaired performance
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
specially built Ford Explorer SUVs, which have resulted in impaired performance and medical leaves for some officers. The Austin Police Department pulled all 397 of its Ford Police Interceptor SUVs from service this week over carbon monoxide... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man dies day after swallowing drugsA man died in police custody a day after he swallowed drugs, according to the A
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 13 days ago
A man died in police custody a day after he swallowed drugs, according to the Austin Police Department. Chris Givens, 33, died Sunday at 11:28 a.m., according to APD. APD said officers, along with Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Service and... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Credit card skimmers are a growing problem | How you can protect yourselfcard information with criminals all over the world. It's a high tech heist tha
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 days ago
card information with criminals all over the world. It's a high tech heist that is becoming more sophisticated. And the Austin Police Department said a different gas station is hit every other day. In football it's often said the best defense... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Ford works with police agencies after cops sickened by fumesleaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fum
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
leaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fumes has taken on greater urgency since the Austin Police Department on Friday pulled nearly 400 Ford Explorer SUVs from its patrol fleet over worries about exhaust... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Police seek aid in identifying Burke's Outlet robbery suspectsAUSTIN - The Austin Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifyi
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 days ago
AUSTIN - The Austin Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying two suspects accused of robbing a North Austin business. According to a press release issued by the APD, two people entered the Burke's Outlet at 5541 North Interstate... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man accused of creating child porn at Austin homeA 52-year-old man suspected of owning and creating child pornography has been a
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 days ago
A 52-year-old man suspected of owning and creating child pornography has been arrested, according to an affidavit from the Austin Police Department. A private company that Marc Turner works for conducted a network search from July 7 through July... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ford works with police agencies after cops sickened by fumesleaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fum
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
leaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fumes has taken on greater urgency since the Austin Police Department on Friday pulled nearly 400 Ford Explorer SUVs from its patrol fleet over worries about exhaust... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Ford works with police agencies after cops sickened by fumesleaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fum
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 16 days ago
leaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fumes has taken on greater urgency since the Austin Police Department on Friday pulled nearly 400 Ford Explorer SUVs from its patrol fleet over worries about exhaust... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Ford Works With Police Agencies After Cops Sickened By Fumesleaving Ford’s factory,” Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fum
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 16 days ago
leaving Ford’s factory,” Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fumes has taken on greater urgency since the Austin Police Department on Friday pulled nearly 400 Ford Explorer SUVs from its patrol fleet over worries about exhaust... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Ford works with police agencies after cops sickened by fumesleaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fum
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 16 days ago
leaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fumes has taken on greater urgency since the Austin Police Department on Friday pulled nearly 400 Ford Explorer SUVs from its patrol fleet over worries about exhaust... Read more
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The Columbian
Ford works with police agencies after cops sickened by fumesleaving Ford’s factory,” Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fum
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
leaving Ford’s factory,” Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fumes has taken on greater urgency since the Austin Police Department on Friday pulled nearly 400 Ford Explorer SUVs from its patrol fleet over worries about exhaust... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Ford works with police agencies after cops sickened by fumesleaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fum
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 16 days ago
leaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fumes has taken on greater urgency since the Austin Police Department on Friday pulled nearly 400 Ford Explorer SUVs from its patrol fleet over worries about exhaust... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Ford works with police agencies after cops sickened by fumesleaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fum
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 16 days ago
leaving Ford's factory," Weigandt said. The issue with the carbon monoxide fumes has taken on greater urgency since the Austin Police Department on Friday pulled nearly 400 Ford Explorer SUVs from its patrol fleet over worries about exhaust... Read more
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