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Orlando Sentinel
Former state Sen. Greg Evers killed in car crashand the car was found submerged in a roadside creek Tuesday afternoon. Evers wa
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
and the car was found submerged in a roadside creek Tuesday afternoon. Evers was the only person in the vehicle, and a Florida Highway Patrol lieutenant said it appeared Evers failed to negotiate a curve in the road. Evers, a Republican, was a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Republican committees have paid nearly $1.3 million to Trump-owned entities this yearof how GOP political committees are generating a steady income stream for Presi
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
of how GOP political committees are generating a steady income stream for President Trump’s private business, new Federal Election Commission records show. At least 25 congressional campaigns, state parties, and the Republican Governors... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Today’s Birmingham elections – Here are the candidates for mayor, city council and school boardPresident of the Birmingham City Council. He was again chosen as president foll
The Birmingham Times / Posted 13 hours ago
President of the Birmingham City Council. He was again chosen as president following the Birmingham City Council elections in 1987 and 1997. While serving as president, he was instrumental in implementing the consent agenda and designing... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted yesterday
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after CharlottesvilleA Confederate statue called "Old Joe" was removed in Gainesville, Florida, on M
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
A Confederate statue called "Old Joe" was removed in Gainesville, Florida, on Monday, August 14, 2017. "This image is for use with this specific article only." More than 150 years after the Civil War ended, the Confederacy is memorialized with... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
PolitiFact Florida: Was St. Pete the state's best maintained large sewer system in 2007?two terms as proof of his management prowess compared with Mayor Rick Kriseman,
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
two terms as proof of his management prowess compared with Mayor Rick Kriseman, his main opponent in the Aug. 29 primary election. "Who do you trust to fix this mess?" Baker asked in a Facebook post on July 28. "A man who caused the mess and is... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Three run in special election for mayor of Temple Terracewho ran unopposed last fall but decided to resign in May. This time, voters wi
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
who ran unopposed last fall but decided to resign in May. This time, voters will choose from three candidates in a special election Oct. 10 to replace him. They are: David Ganessingh, an accountant who serves on the city's Board of Adjustment; Mel... Read more
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The Washington Times
Election integrity can be guarded with automatic registrationrolls. Although Motor Voter has a provision requiring jurisdictions to keep vo
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
rolls. Although Motor Voter has a provision requiring jurisdictions to keep voter rolls up to date and accurate, many election officials openly flout it, which is why the American Civil Rights Union has been suing counties from Texas to... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Is Mike Miller a developer from Atlanta? Or someone else?the local Community Redevelopment Agency, spinning his grand plans to redevelop
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
the local Community Redevelopment Agency, spinning his grand plans to redevelop a not-yet-gentrified block in the shadow of Florida’s Capitol. The meeting was one of many Miller had with local elected officials and hot-shot developers, beginning in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
A taxing issue: Will voters support enhancing education?local officials’ final approval, countywide voters might be asked to vote on th
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
local officials’ final approval, countywide voters might be asked to vote on the proposed tax in a May 15, 2018 special election. If voters approve the tax, district and chamber officials said improvements to various schools could start in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
A taxing issuelocal officials’ final approval, countywide voters might be asked to vote on th
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
local officials’ final approval, countywide voters might be asked to vote on the proposed tax in a May 15, 2018 special election. If voters approve the tax, district and chamber officials said improvements to various schools could start in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Atlantic Beach ballot features battles for mayor, commission seatsBeach three races on the Aug. 29 ballot, the mayor’s contest has been the most
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
Beach three races on the Aug. 29 ballot, the mayor’s contest has been the most heated. The races for mayor and city commission seats four and five have brought out a total of seven candidates. In the mayor’s race, incumbent Mitch Reeves... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Culture of racism and oppressionTo the editor: I appreciate the ongoing discussion by Lee County Commission Fr
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 4 days ago
To the editor: I appreciate the ongoing discussion by Lee County Commission Frank Mann and Mr. Jame Muwakkil, Lee County NAACP president. However, the changes brought about were inadequate concerning the portrait of Robert E, Lee. The change is in... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Confederate memorials across the US will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 4 days ago
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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The Hill
Arts council members call for Trump to step down in their resignation letterhas “attacked both.” “Speaking truth to power is never easy, Mr. President,” t
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
has “attacked both.” “Speaking truth to power is never easy, Mr. President,” the letter reads. “But it is our role as commissioners on the PCAH to do so.” Some of the council's members from the Obama administration quit the commission... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 4 days ago
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
KIVI Boise / Posted 4 days ago
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Here are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after Charlottesvilleto relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville at
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
to relocate the statues in a series of tweets just after the Charlottesville attack. The Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners voted in July to remove the Memoria In Aeterna monument, which honors Confederate soldiers, from a county... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Republicans face primary in whirlwind special election for Plant City-area House seatPLANT CITY — With qualifying completed this week, the field is set in a whirlwi
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
PLANT CITY — With qualifying completed this week, the field is set in a whirlwind special election to replace state Rep. Dan Raulerson, R-Plant City — and the race could come down to two candidates in a Republican primary, Yvonne Fry and Lawrence... Read more
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MLive.com
Redistricting petition cleared for signature gatheringA group working to end gerrymandering in Michigan by starting an independent re
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
A group working to end gerrymandering in Michigan by starting an independent redistricting commission was given the go-ahead to collect signatures for its ballot petition by the Board of State Canvassers Thursday. The board voted 4-0 to approve the... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Olivia MasseyHi, I'm seeking re election for Carrabelle city commission, I have served the
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 5 days ago
Hi, I'm seeking re election for Carrabelle city commission, I have served the citizens of Carrabelle for the last four years to the best of my ability and will continue to do so if given the chance. I'm 45 years old and currently... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
25 things to remember on the 25th anniversary of Hurricane Andrewthe time, nobody knew the newly named tropical system near the Cape Verde Islan
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
the time, nobody knew the newly named tropical system near the Cape Verde Islands would, a week later, barrel into Florida on Aug. 24, 1992 as a Category 5 hurricane. By the time Hurricane Andrew left South Florida and set its sites on... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Here are candidates for mayor, city council and board of education on Tuesday’s ballotPresident of the Birmingham City Council. He was again chosen as president foll
The Birmingham Times / Posted 5 days ago
President of the Birmingham City Council. He was again chosen as president following the Birmingham City Council elections in 1987 and 1997. While serving as president, he was instrumental in implementing the consent agenda and designing... Read more
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TribLIVE
Southern states resist calls to remove Confederate memorialsproperty unless opponents raise enough money to move it to a private cemetery,
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
property unless opponents raise enough money to move it to a private cemetery, officials decided. The Hillsborough County Commission voted last month to remove the monument but voted Wednesday to do so only if private funds can be raised in 30... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Southern states resist calls to remove Confederate memorialsand public areas all over town. Other cities — Lexington, Kentucky, Durham, Nor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
and public areas all over town. Other cities — Lexington, Kentucky, Durham, North Carolina, and Gainesville and Tampa, Florida — are removing their own Confederate war memorials. And still other cities are considering similar action, including... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Lawrence retiring after 26 years on State Court benchGrady C. Pittard died. After he completed Pittard’s term, Lawrence was elected
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Grady C. Pittard died. After he completed Pittard’s term, Lawrence was elected judge in his own right — in a contested election — and was re-elected six more times with no candidates opposing him. The decision to retire was both easy and... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Hastings residents to decide in November whether to dissolve governmentHastings residents will decide in November whether they want their town governm
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 6 days ago
Hastings residents will decide in November whether they want their town government to dissolve. Town commissioners voted 3-1 this week to put the question to a ballot, and Commissioner Jeanette Bradley was among those who voted in favor of the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
St. Petersburg swiftly moves Confederate marker while monument debate persists in Tampanationalist protests in Charlottesville, Va., but persists today — will likely
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
nationalist protests in Charlottesville, Va., but persists today — will likely continue during today's Hillsborough County Commission meeting. Commissioners there will decide whether to move ahead with a proposal to prohibit the removal of all war... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Commissioner formerly worked for firm seeking housing authority moneyPalm Beach Post Staff Writer Palm Beach County Commissioner Mack Bernard (Megh
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Palm Beach County Commissioner Mack Bernard (Meghan McCarthy/The Palm Beach Post) Palm Beach County Commissioner Mack Bernard repeated his call Tuesday to give the county some oversight of the county Housing Authority,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
FBI agents went undercover in Florida's capital for the 'biggest investigation in years'the local Community Redevelopment Agency, spinning his grand plans to redevelop
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
the local Community Redevelopment Agency, spinning his grand plans to redevelop a not-yet-gentrified block in the shadow of Florida’s Capitol. The meeting was one of many Miller had with local elected officials and hot-shot developers, beginning in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Speculative Positioning Is Back To Extremesseveral months. Notice in the chart below, each dip to the red dashed bullish t
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
several months. Notice in the chart below, each dip to the red dashed bullish trend line, regardless of the risk (French election, Comey, Valuations, etc.) have all been met by a rash of buying. Monday’s “buy the dip” frenzy was no different.... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Scott pitches making it harder to raise taxesamendment that would make it harder for future legislators to raise taxes. Sco
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 7 days ago
amendment that would make it harder for future legislators to raise taxes. Scott appeared Monday in the Central Florida community of Lake Mary to announce the proposal, which would require “supermajority” approval from state lawmakers,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
PolitiFact Florida: Can Rick Baker thank the weather for leaving office without a sewage crisis?spills because he didn't face as much severe rain. The sewage crisis has becom
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
spills because he didn't face as much severe rain. The sewage crisis has become the central issue of the Aug. 29 primary election, exacerbated by the 2015 closure of the Albert Whitted Water Reclamation Facility. In June, the Tampa Bay Times... Read more
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The Washington Times
Now underway: Donald Trump’s quest for 2020It’s never too early to get underway. President Trump has a robust re-election
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
It’s never too early to get underway. President Trump has a robust re-election committee, and it has released what it bills in no uncertain terms as a “campaign ad.” Donald J. Trump for President Inc. remains ready to rumble, and continues to counter... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
'Republican Gothic' in Alabama primarybecause he followed Justice Department policy in recusing himself from the inve
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
because he followed Justice Department policy in recusing himself from the investigation of Russian involvement in Trump's election. On Tuesday, Alabama's bewildered and conflicted Republicans will begin picking a Senate nominee. (If no one... Read more
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NBC News
This system catches vote fraud and the wrath of criticsKansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the vice chair of President Donald Trump
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the vice chair of President Donald Trump's vote fraud commission, is looking to expand the "Interstate Voter Registration Crosscheck Program" that he's developed in his state to sweep possible illegal voters off... Read more
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EuroNews
This System Catches Vote Fraud and the Wrath of CriticsKansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the vice chair of President Donald Trump
EuroNews / Posted 10 days ago
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the vice chair of President Donald Trump's vote fraud commission, is looking to expand the "Interstate Voter Registration Crosscheck Program" that he's developed in his state to sweep possible illegal voters off... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Purging voter rolls to suppress turnoutcases of voter impersonation, but there are a true rarity. Far more likely is f
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
cases of voter impersonation, but there are a true rarity. Far more likely is for local residents to show up to vote in an election and find themselves erroneously purged, which is exactly what happened to Florida Gov. Rick Scott when he attempted... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Gubernatorial race about to get JackedThe race is on! Putnam competition: Republican Agriculture Commissioner Adam P
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
The race is on! Putnam competition: Republican Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam will finally be getting some gubernatorial primary competition next week. I say that with about 85 percent certainty. About a month ago, state Sen. Jack Latvala,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Three candidates face off for Atlantic Beach mayor seatThree candidates are campaigning for the seat of Atlantic Beach mayor, which is
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
Three candidates are campaigning for the seat of Atlantic Beach mayor, which is up for election on Tuesday, Aug. 29. Mayor Mitch Reeves is running for re-election, Milton “Sarge” Hall will be running for the second time and Ellen Glasser will be... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Peninsula airport commissioners exchange sharp words over leadership, processAug. 11--Some commissioners and the Newport News/Williamsburg International Air
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
Aug. 11--Some commissioners and the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport's leadership exchanged sharp words Thursday over several matters, including the election of the commission's chair and co-chair. The commission re-elected former... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Former County Commissioner Taylor joins James in West Palm mayoral bidPalm Beach Post Staff Writer Former county commissioner and state representati
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Former county commissioner and state representative Priscilla Taylor will face City Commissioner Keith James in a race to be the next West Palm Beach mayor. Former Palm Beach County Commissioner Priscilla Taylor runs... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Russian Cyberattack Targeted Elections Vendor Tied To Voting Day Disruptionsno evidence the two incidents are linked. But the episode has revealed serious
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
no evidence the two incidents are linked. But the episode has revealed serious gaps in U.S. efforts to secure elections. Nine months later, officials are still trying to sort out the details. It all began shortly after polls opened at... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Russian Cyberattack Targeted Elections Vendor Tied To Voting Day Disruptionsno evidence the two incidents are linked. But the episode has revealed serious
KPBS San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
no evidence the two incidents are linked. But the episode has revealed serious gaps in U.S. efforts to secure elections. Nine months later, officials are still trying to sort out the details. It all began shortly after polls opened at... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Bad week for Wasserman SchultzWelcome to a very wet Thursday in South Florida. Hope you brought your umbrella
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Welcome to a very wet Thursday in South Florida. Hope you brought your umbrellas. I did not, and I am typing this in a very damp state. But hey, at least my week isn't going as badly as that of U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston. Pity The... Read more
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