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Northwest Florida Daily News
Scallops show signs of recovery; restoration effort to beginseveral guided trips. “They were thick enough to keep people interested.” Thic
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 38 minutes ago
several guided trips. “They were thick enough to keep people interested.” Thick enough to keep scallopers interested is a big improvement over the 2016 season, when the devastating effects of a red tide shortened the season and made scallops hard... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Underground power lines don’t cause wildfires. But they’re really expensivewould, in other words, seem to be an ideal way to prevent wildfires in a place
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 41 minutes ago
would, in other words, seem to be an ideal way to prevent wildfires in a place like California, which has a history of big blazes sparked by overhead power lines tangling with trees. Investigators are now trying to determine whether that... Read more
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Reuters
China still on track to hit growth target despite winter smog war: state plannercities expected to cut steel production by as much as 50 percent. But official
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
cities expected to cut steel production by as much as 50 percent. But officials with the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said the world’s second-largest economy will remain on track. “We expect to achieve the full-year growth... Read more
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New Kerala
Cannabis and Hemp-based CBD Production Strengthens as Revenues Continue to Climb - newkerala news #281867list. This and other factors are contributing to continued growth across the i
New Kerala / Posted 12 hours ago
list. This and other factors are contributing to continued growth across the industry. According to Brightfield Group , data sales of marijuana-derived CBD are expected to hit $176 million and hemp-derived CBD will hit $291 million in 2017, for... Read more
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The Age
A stock market panic like 1987 could happen again19, the momentous nature of that day was already clear: the stock market had fa
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
19, the momentous nature of that day was already clear: the stock market had fallen more than 20 per cent. It was the biggest one-day drop, in percentage terms, in the annals of the modern US market. I realised at once that this was a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A stock market panic like 1987 could happen again19, the momentous nature of that day was already clear: the stock market had fa
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
19, the momentous nature of that day was already clear: the stock market had fallen more than 20 per cent. It was the biggest one-day drop, in percentage terms, in the annals of the modern US market. I realised at once that this was a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Can Facebook or Google be regulated?way TV ads are tracked. The Honest Ads Act is a relatively modest bill, but it
Boston Globe / Posted 15 hours ago
way TV ads are tracked. The Honest Ads Act is a relatively modest bill, but it comes 11 years after the Federal Election Commission rejected virtually all regulation of political campaign ads on the Internet. How times have changed. It’s the... Read more
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Fortune
From #MeToo to Now What? 7 Actions That Could Help Stop Sexual HarassmentMen and women who see harassment in action should one, let the victim know they
Fortune / Posted 17 hours ago
Men and women who see harassment in action should one, let the victim know they are supported (this doesn’t have to be a big grandiose gesture but some show of support), and two, don’t tolerate it. Full stop.” 2. Shaunna Thomas, co-founder and... Read more
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Fortune
Brainstorm Health: Pollution Kills, Robert Mugabe WHO Appointment, Celgene Stock TumblesLancet. In fact, there were nine million premature pollution-related deaths in
Fortune / Posted 19 hours ago
Lancet. In fact, there were nine million premature pollution-related deaths in 2015 alone, with air pollution being the biggest single driver of early deaths. “[Air pollution contributed to] 6.5 million deaths in 2015, while water pollution... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Few Illinois pols seem eager to back Chicago Stock Exchange dealIllinois Gov. Bruce Rauner urged the Securities and Exchange Commission recentl
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 21 hours ago
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner urged the Securities and Exchange Commission recently to approve the sale of the Chicago Stock Exchange to a group that includes Chinese buyers, but his support may be too little too late. Now, even a top Illinois... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
There could be good news coming for one side of a war tearing Wall Street apart (NDAQ)Trading firms have long complained about the mounting cost of data charged by U
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 hours ago
Trading firms have long complained about the mounting cost of data charged by US exchanges like the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq. The Securities and Exchange Commission's appointment of Brett Redfearn, a trading veteran and critic of the way... Read more
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Connecticut Post
There could be good news coming for one side of a war tearing Wall Street apart (NDAQ)Trading firms have long complained about the mounting cost of data charged by U
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 hours ago
Trading firms have long complained about the mounting cost of data charged by US exchanges like the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq. The Securities and Exchange Commission's appointment of Brett Redfearn, a trading veteran and critic of the way... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ECA Capacity Building Effort in Mauritania Focuses On Livestock and SDG Related StatisticsThe Economic Commission for Africa completed today a five-day mission in Nouakc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
The Economic Commission for Africa completed today a five-day mission in Nouakchott, to provide capacity-building support to Mauritanian statisticians in order to better calculate statistics related to livestock. The delegation has taken stock of... Read more
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Business Insider
There could be good news coming for one side of a war tearing Wall Street apartTrading firms have long complained about the mounting cost of data charged by U
Business Insider / Posted 22 hours ago
Trading firms have long complained about the mounting cost of data charged by US exchanges like the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq. The Securities and Exchange Commission's appointment of Brett Redfearn, a trading veteran and critic of the way... Read more
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Business Wire
FAT Brands Announces Closing of Its Initial Public Offeringin 18 countries. About Fatburger An all-American, Hollywood favorite, Fatburg
Business Wire / Posted 22 hours ago
in 18 countries. About Fatburger An all-American, Hollywood favorite, Fatburger is a fast casual restaurant serving big, juicy, tasty burgers, crafted specifically to each customer’s liking. With a legacy spanning 70 years, Fatburger’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
15 Easy Ways to Make Extra Money at Homeand Ebay. You can do this by selling your own items, or you can help sell items
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 hours ago
and Ebay. You can do this by selling your own items, or you can help sell items for other people and take a small commission. Selling on Ebay offers more friction than Craigslist and you'll need to establish solid reviews before you can... Read more
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Computer Business Review
CBI calls for AI commission to prepare for robot revolutionput plans in place for utilising new technologies. Within the report the CBI h
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
put plans in place for utilising new technologies. Within the report the CBI has called on the government to bring a joint commission in early 2018, involving businesses, employees and a minister to outline the impact of AI on people and their... Read more
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Reuters
Friday Morning Briefingat least 20 years, Japanese national broadcaster NHK reported, in a new revelat
Reuters / Posted yesterday
at least 20 years, Japanese national broadcaster NHK reported, in a new revelation that could further roil Japan’s second-biggest automaker. One of Kobe Steel’s copper plants was being inspected for a possible breach of industrial standards, the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Few Illinois congressmen show eagerness to aid Chicago Stock Exchange saleIllinois Gov. Bruce Rauner urged the Securities and Exchange Commission recentl
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner urged the Securities and Exchange Commission recently to approve the sale of the Chicago Stock Exchange to a group that includes Chinese buyers, but his support may be too little too late. Now, even a top Illinois... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Low-end smart watches for kids come with serious hacking risksA coalition of consumer groups is asking the Federal Trade Commission to launch
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
A coalition of consumer groups is asking the Federal Trade Commission to launch an investigation into safety concerns in smart watches for children. This comes on the heels of a frightening new report from the Norwegian Consumer Council, which tested... Read more
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CBS News
In Africa, a new weapon in the fight against climate change: dronesproject deploying small-scale drones. The project was born out of a partnership
CBS News / Posted yesterday
project deploying small-scale drones. The project was born out of a partnership with the World Bank and the Zanzibar Commission for Lands and the State University of Zanzibar, modeled after a drone mapping and digitization project called Dar... Read more
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techcentral.ie
CIO Folder: Skinnyband is dead… or deadlyand government services, education and social development. Put it this way: two
techcentral.ie / Posted yesterday
and government services, education and social development. Put it this way: two years ago the US Federal Communications Commission raised the minimum standard for broadband to 25mbps download. FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel said at the... Read more
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Business Insider
Amazon's latest tax penalty should be a red flag for tech companiesindicator that the EU is cracking down on tax-minimizing setups and anticompeti
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
indicator that the EU is cracking down on tax-minimizing setups and anticompetitive deals across the region. The European Commission recently fined Amazon 250 million euros ($294 million) to cover unpaid back taxes plus interest. The EU alleges... Read more
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Breitbart
U.S. Workers Oppose Being Replaced by Automation, Foreign Nationalsbeing replaced by automation to only those jobs which are considered too danger
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
being replaced by automation to only those jobs which are considered too dangerous or unhealthy for workers to do. The data, coupled with Americans’ views on mass immigration, show a great reluctance by the public to buy into a globalized,... Read more
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Philly.com
Ethics experts: Trump's pick for safety commission has conflictA Boston lawyer poised to become a crucial Republican vote on the federal commi
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
A Boston lawyer poised to become a crucial Republican vote on the federal commission that acts as a safety watchdog for consumers is married to an attorney who has defended Ikea against claims its dressers are dangerous and responsible for children’s... Read more
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FOX Business
Abbott Laboratories Q3 2017 Earnings Conference Call Transcript (ABT)that may affect Abbott's operations are discussed in Item 1A, Respectors to our
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
that may affect Abbott's operations are discussed in Item 1A, Respectors to our Annual Report, and Securities and Exchange Commission Form 10K for the year ending December 31, 2016. Abbott undertakes no obligation to release publicly any revisions... Read more
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FOX Business
Abbott Laboratories Q3 2017 Earnings Conference Call Transcript (ABT)that may affect Abbott's operations are discussed in Item 1A, Respectors to our
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
that may affect Abbott's operations are discussed in Item 1A, Respectors to our Annual Report, and Securities and Exchange Commission Form 10K for the year ending December 31, 2016. Abbott undertakes no obligation to release publicly any revisions... Read more
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Slate
Trump’s FTC Pick Doesn’t Appear to Share Trump’s Desire to Crack Down on Amazon Out of Spiteand more. No Hipster Antitrust at the FTCTrump’s pick to lead the agency looks
Slate / Posted yesterday
and more. No Hipster Antitrust at the FTCTrump’s pick to lead the agency looks unlikely to scrutinize the growing power of Big Tech. Trump has landed on his pick to lead the Federal Trade Commission: Joe Simons, an antitrust lawyer who formerly... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Should Michigan State University sell beer, alcohol during football games?come up more often, though, as more college programs opt for in-stadium sales f
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
come up more often, though, as more college programs opt for in-stadium sales for most ticketholders. Four schools in the Big Ten already have. Piggot, who plans to send his daughter to MSU next school year, thinks MSU should change its policy.... Read more
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The News & Observer
‘They . . . let him lay in there and die.’ Families question jail health care.the jail spent $298,000 on inmate care. Last year under Southern, it shrank to
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
the jail spent $298,000 on inmate care. Last year under Southern, it shrank to $163,000. Moran said the company achieved a big chunk of those savings by reviewing medical bills charged by outside providers and discovering the jail was entitled to... Read more
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Reuters
Thursday Morning Briefingsupport. Trump has selected Joseph Simons, an antitrust attorney from a Washin
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
support. Trump has selected Joseph Simons, an antitrust attorney from a Washington law firm, to head the Federal Trade Commission, a White House official said. Trump is expected to nominate Simons to the agency, along with Noah Phillips and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Ray Dalio Is Shorting The Entire EUAuthored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, A point BOE Gover
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Authored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, A point BOE Governor Mark Carney made recently may be the biggest cog in the European Union’s wheel (or is it second biggest? Read on). That is, derivatives clearing. It’s one of the few... Read more
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TheBull
Trump team 'dispels' EU doubts on data protection dealUS President Donald Trump's administration has "dispelled" doubts over whether
TheBull / Posted 2 days ago
US President Donald Trump's administration has "dispelled" doubts over whether it will stand by a hard-won personal data protection accord with Europe struck during Barack Obama's presidency, the EU said Wednesday. 19.10.2017 12:19 PM US President... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State website lets users compare medical costsThe Maryland Health Care Commission, the state's independent regulatory agency,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
The Maryland Health Care Commission, the state's independent regulatory agency, is unveiling a website on which people scheduling a hip replacement, knee replacement, hysterectomy or vaginal delivery can see price differences among different... Read more
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The Examiner
Jeff Fox: Cleaning up some of Missouri's fiscal messstate auditor, Democrat Nicole Galloway, points out legislators have consistent
The Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
state auditor, Democrat Nicole Galloway, points out legislators have consistently cut taxes here and there with faulty data on what that costs the state and no legislative follow-up on how those cuts play out. Also, the state is losing millions... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Western Digital plans 40TB drives, but it’s still not enoughData continues to grow faster than disk capacity Hard disk makers are using ca
techcentral.ie / Posted 3 days ago
Data continues to grow faster than disk capacity Hard disk makers are using capacity as their chief bulwark against the rise of solid-state drives (SSDs), since they certainly cannot argue on performance, and Western Digital has shown off a new... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Q&A: Khator celebrates ten years, triumphs at UHis known for many things, including a history of triumphs for women’s rights an
The Daily Cougar / Posted 3 days ago
is known for many things, including a history of triumphs for women’s rights and a staunch belief in the power of dreaming big. In an interview with The Cougar, Khator revealed a passion she isn’t so known for — her poetry. | Jennifer Gonzalez/The... Read more
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The Columbian
Emails: Greene had role in challenge of Orange’s voter registrationIn July, Port of Vancouver commissioner candidate Kris Greene told The Columbia
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
In July, Port of Vancouver commissioner candidate Kris Greene told The Columbian that he wouldn’t be involved with an effort to challenge the eligibility of his rival, Don Orange. “(I’m) not going to throw stones,” Greene said at the time. “It’s not... Read more
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FOX Business
Amazon's Latest Tax Penalty Should Be a Red Flag for Tech CompaniesThe European Commission recently fined Amazon(NASDAQ: AMZN) 250 million euros (
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
The European Commission recently fined Amazon(NASDAQ: AMZN) 250 million euros ($294 million) to cover unpaid back taxes plus interest. The EU alleges that Luxembourg's government illegally allowed Amazon to set up subsidiaries that were designed to... Read more
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FOX Business
Amazon's Latest Tax Penalty Should Be a Red Flag for Tech CompaniesThe European Commission recently fined Amazon(NASDAQ: AMZN) 250 million euros (
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
The European Commission recently fined Amazon(NASDAQ: AMZN) 250 million euros ($294 million) to cover unpaid back taxes plus interest. The EU alleges that Luxembourg's government illegally allowed Amazon to set up subsidiaries that were designed to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
If North Korea Can Kill 90% Of Americans In A Year, Why Did DoD Just Defund The Congressional EMP Commission?has decided now was the time to defund the Congressional committee that has bee
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
has decided now was the time to defund the Congressional committee that has been studying the threat since 2001. The Commission to Assess the Threat to the United States from Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Attack has been around for nearly two... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Johnson City schools looking to convert Indian Trail, Liberty Bell for 5-8th gradersNorth Side, South Side, Town Acres and Woodland would go to Liberty Bell. Scho
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
North Side, South Side, Town Acres and Woodland would go to Liberty Bell. School superintendent Steve Barnett said data shows students do better academically when they stay at one school longer. "Teachers and staff members would get to... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Survey could lead to southern Arkansas bear huntingJust ask Louis Janski, General Manager at Fort Thompson. "Say 10 or 15 years a
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
Just ask Louis Janski, General Manager at Fort Thompson. "Say 10 or 15 years ago if someone saw a black bear it was a big deal," said Thompson. “First couple years we would have maybe three to four bears coming to a bait site.” He’s witnessed... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody: Marawi liberatedthe rehabilitation of Marawi,” Año said. AFP spokesman Gen. Restituto Padilla
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
the rehabilitation of Marawi,” Año said. AFP spokesman Gen. Restituto Padilla said the deaths of Hapilon and Maute dealt a big blow to local terror groups. Padilla said the military should be vigilant against the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom... Read more
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Reuters
They fled danger for a high-stakes bet on U.S. immigration courtsIn Atlanta, 89 percent of cases result in a deportation order. In New York City
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
In Atlanta, 89 percent of cases result in a deportation order. In New York City, 24 percent do. The Reuters analysis used data from the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR), the U.S. Justice Department unit that oversees immigration... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Just Shy Of Record Highs As Dollar, Yields Rise On Taylor Tensionas Yellen’s successor the U.S. dollar would initially appreciate notably.” Cab
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
as Yellen’s successor the U.S. dollar would initially appreciate notably.” Cable remained volatile through U.K. inflation data and dovish commentary from BOE’s Ramsden but eventually traded flat. In addition to Spain, the EUR/USD continued its... Read more
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BBC News
From sweets to furniture: The secrets of selling onlinesome of the largest - rather than go through the hassles of setting up their ow
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
some of the largest - rather than go through the hassles of setting up their own websites. Amazon charges retailers a 15% commission, but in return even the very smallest entrepreneurs can get a slice of the retail titan's global pulling power... Read more
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Reuters
Global stocks stay buoyant as dollar, bond yields rise.N225 eked out its 11th straight daily gain as eyes there turned to the weekend
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
.N225 eked out its 11th straight daily gain as eyes there turned to the weekend’s Japanese elections. [.T] One of Monday’s big movers, oil, consolidated a near month-high having spiked after Iraqi forces seized the oil-rich city of Kirkuk from... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Simplify earnings reports, GE toldrepresent profit that includes or excludes certain items, such as pension costs
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
represent profit that includes or excludes certain items, such as pension costs and discontinued operations. While most big U.S. companies release adjusted earnings that deviate from generally accepted accounting principles, GE stands out for... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Candidate Forum — Pittsburg City Commission hopefuls discuss priorities, answer questions at forumChance Hoenerchoener@morningsun.net PITTSBURG — Seven candidates running for t
The Morning Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Chance Hoenerchoener@morningsun.net PITTSBURG — Seven candidates running for three open positions on the Pittsburg City Commission made their case, along with answering questions from the audience, at a candidate forum Monday. The forum — moderated... Read more
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