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soccersweep
Everton finally sack Ronald Koeman – who’s in line to replace him? – Soccersweepnine games young, yet Everton had no choice but to sack Ronald Koeman. The 5-2
soccersweep / Posted 16 minutes ago
nine games young, yet Everton had no choice but to sack Ronald Koeman. The 5-2 home defeat to Arsenal on Sunday proved the final straw, with the Toffees left 18th in the table and with their Europa League campaign similarly in tatters. Bill... Read more
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HITC Sport
Leon Osman suggests two names Everton should consider as Koeman replacementsthree points in the top flight on two occasions so far. The 5-2 defeat at home
HITC Sport / Posted 27 minutes ago
three points in the top flight on two occasions so far. The 5-2 defeat at home to Arsenal appears to have been the final straw for the Everton board, and they are now searching for their next manager. One name recently linked with the role... Read more
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Goal.com
Next Everton manager odds: Moyes and Van Gaal among favouritesEverton on Monday afternoon. The Toffees were thrashed 5-2 at home to Arsenal
Goal.com / Posted an hour ago
Everton on Monday afternoon. The Toffees were thrashed 5-2 at home to Arsenal on Sunday, and that result proved to be the final straw for the Dutchman as the club slipped into the relegation zone. Moyes, who managed Everton for 11 years before... Read more
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soccernews
The third-shortest tenure but the second-best winning percentage - Koeman´s Everton spell in Opta nusaw them collect just two wins from their opening nine Premier League games. S
soccernews / Posted an hour ago
saw them collect just two wins from their opening nine Premier League games. Sunday’s 5-2 defeat to Arsenal proved the final straw for Koeman, who failed to deliver in his second season in charge after Everton spent £142million in the transfer... Read more
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soccernews
Ditched Dutch: Koeman joins likes of De Boer & Van Gaal on the Premier League scrapheap54-year-old presided over a woeful start to the season and Sunday’s 5-2 humilia
soccernews / Posted an hour ago
54-year-old presided over a woeful start to the season and Sunday’s 5-2 humiliation at home to Arsenal was ultimately the final straw, with Everton dropping into the relegation zone as a result. Koeman’s dismissal comes 16 months after he left... Read more
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soccernews
Everton sack Koeman after woeful start to seasonleaving them bottom of Group E with just a single point from three matches. An
soccernews / Posted an hour ago
leaving them bottom of Group E with just a single point from three matches. And Sunday’s result proved to be the final straw for Koeman, who departs just over 16 months after leaving Southampton for Goodison Park, with Everton facing... Read more
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Soccer Way
Ditched Dutch: Koeman joins likes of De Boer & Van Gaal on the Premier League scrapheap 54-year-old presided over a woeful start to the season and Sunday's 5-2 humilia
Soccer Way / Posted 2 hours ago
54-year-old presided over a woeful start to the season and Sunday's 5-2 humiliation at home to Arsenal was ultimately the final straw, with Everton dropping into the relegation zone as a result. Koeman's dismissal comes 16 months after he left... Read more
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Soccer Way
The third-shortest tenure but the second-best winning percentage - Koeman´s Everton spell in Opta nu saw them collect just two wins from their opening nine Premier League games. S
Soccer Way / Posted 2 hours ago
saw them collect just two wins from their opening nine Premier League games. Sunday's 5-2 defeat to Arsenal proved the final straw for Koeman, who failed to deliver in his second season in charge after Everton spent £142million in the transfer... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Koeman put out to pasture after disastrous start leaves Everton in relegation zonehad his ‘total support’, but the team’s results failed to improve and Sunday’s
DutchNews.nl / Posted 2 hours ago
had his ‘total support’, but the team’s results failed to improve and Sunday’s 5-2 defeat to Arsenal proved to be the final straw. Koeman won 78 caps for the Netherlands during a 12-year international career and was part of the team that won... Read more
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HITC Sport
Rio Ferdinand predicts Everton's next manager and bad news for Sheffield United after what has been a disastrous run of form this season. Everton’s 5-2 defeat
HITC Sport / Posted 2 hours ago
after what has been a disastrous run of form this season. Everton’s 5-2 defeat against Arsenal yesterday proved to be the final straw for Koeman, who has been hanging on to his job at Goodison Park for weeks. The Toffees are now set to be looking... Read more
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Soccer Way
Everton sack Koeman after woeful start to season leaving them bottom of Group E with just a single point from three matches. An
Soccer Way / Posted 3 hours ago
leaving them bottom of Group E with just a single point from three matches. And Sunday's result proved to be the final straw for Koeman, who departs just over 16 months after leaving Southampton for Goodison Park, with Everton facing... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Everton make decision on whether to replace Ronald Koeman with David Moyesdespite spending more than £150m on summer signings – with the sack. A 5-2 thr
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 hours ago
despite spending more than £150m on summer signings – with the sack. A 5-2 thrashing at home to Arsenal on Sunday was the final straw, and the Everton board are currently meeting to thrash out details. The board showed their trust in Koeman by... Read more
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Goal.com
David Moyes and Louis van Gaal amongst favourites to replace Ronald Koeman at EvertonEverton on Monday afternoon. The Toffees were thrashed 5-2 at home to Arsenal
Goal.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Everton on Monday afternoon. The Toffees were thrashed 5-2 at home to Arsenal on Sunday, and that result proved to be the final straw for the Dutchman as the blue half of Liverpool slipped into the relegation zone. Moyes, who managed the club for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Everton sack Ronald Koeman after shocking start to seasonover a miserable start to the season Koeman saw results suffer despite spendin
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
over a miserable start to the season Koeman saw results suffer despite spending £140million during the summer The final straw came with a 5-2 defeat by Arsenal at Goodison Park on Sunday Sean Dyche and Marco Silva are favourites to take... Read more
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give me sport
Twitter is loving Jamie Carragher's reaction to Ronald Koeman's sackingwith the club in bottom three of the Premier League after nine rounds of games.
give me sport / Posted 3 hours ago
with the club in bottom three of the Premier League after nine rounds of games. Sunday's 5-2 loss to Arsenal was the final straw for the Toffees board as they announced on Monday afternoon that they had parted ways with manager Ronald... Read more
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Goal.com
Everton sack Ronald Koemanperformance, leaving them bottom of Group E with just a single point from three
Goal.com / Posted 4 hours ago
performance, leaving them bottom of Group E with just a single point from three matches. And Sunday's result proved to be the final straw for Koeman, who departs just over 16 months after leaving Southampton for Goodison Park. More to fol... Read more
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express
Japan has 'NO TIME for dialogue' as threat of war with North Korea loomswith complete destruction. The tensions have long been set to reach boiling po
express / Posted 9 hours ago
with complete destruction. The tensions have long been set to reach boiling point. Kim’s development of a full nuclear arsenal could be the final straw for South Korea and its military allies who have long feared a devastating attack.Related artic... Read more
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Scotsman
Ray McKinnon’s sacking our fault says Dundee United’s Willo FloodUnited’s abject Inverness performance “embarrassing” as they slumped 2-0 to Joh
Scotsman / Posted 11 hours ago
United’s abject Inverness performance “embarrassing” as they slumped 2-0 to John Robertson’s visitors which was the final straw for McKinnon. The 47-year-old boss took over the reins in the summer of 2016 and agonisingly missed out on... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke's 2017 suspension of Project Wild came after 23 students were cited for public nuditywere restricting trail access to people we didn’t know had trail access in the
The Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
were restricting trail access to people we didn’t know had trail access in the first place,” he said. “They saw that as the final straw.” According to the police report on the citations obtained by The Chronicle, several staff members acknowledged... Read more
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Daily Mail
ESPN's Jemele Hill says she deserved suspension over Twitter remarksESPN condemning her remarks, while White House spokeswoman Sarah Hukabee Sander
Daily Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
ESPN condemning her remarks, while White House spokeswoman Sarah Hukabee Sanders called on the network to fire Hill. The final straw came, though, when Hill directed her Twitter wrath at NFL team owners. On October 8, Hill posted a number of... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Indianapolis Colts Have No Choice but to Finally Fire Coach Chuck Paganoregressed during the following three. Sunday's 27-0 loss to the Jacksonville J
Bleacher Report / Posted 17 hours ago
regressed during the following three. Sunday's 27-0 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars at Lucas Oil Stadium should be the final straw. The Colts have been outscored by a league-worst 103 points. Indianapolis' two wins came against franchises with... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Soccer: Mean Green lose 3-1 at Old Dominionoff a free kick in the 83rd minute to bring North Texas within one goal. But a
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
off a free kick in the 83rd minute to bring North Texas within one goal. But a defensive lapse in the 89th minute was the final straw. Old Dominion scored off a free kick from midfield to take a commanding 3-1 lead. This was UNT's first... Read more
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HITC Sport
Photo: Michael Keane's reaction at full time against Arsenal says it allnow in the bottom three, and the pressure on Koeman is rising by the day, with
HITC Sport / Posted 21 hours ago
now in the bottom three, and the pressure on Koeman is rising by the day, with fans believing that this could be the the final straw. After the full time whistle, Everton players showed their own frustration, with defender Michael Keane covering... Read more
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express
North Korea ready for WAR as it finishes building nuclear arsenalnations. The tensions have long been set to reach boiling point. Kim’s develop
express / Posted yesterday
nations. The tensions have long been set to reach boiling point. Kim’s development of a full nuclear arsenal could be the final straw for the South and its military allies who have long feared a devastating attack. On Friday, Ms Kang met with... Read more
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Daily Star
Fried-food loving mum sheds 12 stone after sinking a theme park river boatme, was flung into the air. “I couldn’t believe it – first I’d derailed a trai
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
me, was flung into the air. “I couldn’t believe it – first I’d derailed a train, now I’d sunk our boat ride. It was the final straw.” Red-faced Emma vowed to change and lost four stones before joining Slimming World in January 2016. As well as... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Daily Mail Columnist Warns Britain’s Jews Facing Exodus to Israel | 2 Heshvan 5778 – October 22, 2017a government that can’t be trusted to care enough.” The reason can be found in
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
a government that can’t be trusted to care enough.” The reason can be found in the streets of the United Kingdom, but the final straw for most of British Jewry, it seems, is at the polling stations and in the House of Parliament. “As the Labour... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs' shocking Chris Bosio firing a made-Joe Maddon productionCubs pitchers, who loved him like a family member. Recurring bullpen issues an
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Cubs pitchers, who loved him like a family member. Recurring bullpen issues and year-long control issues may have been the final straw. Maddon took most of the blame for the bullpen failures and Bosio was left unscathed publicly. Epstein pointed... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Edward VIII and wife tried to cheat wartime rationing1946, this time requesting coupons for the Duke’s valet who did not want to spe
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
1946, this time requesting coupons for the Duke’s valet who did not want to spend his own coupons. This appeared to be the final straw for exasperated officials. Miss Judges replied: ‘From the information you give us about the valet it does not... Read more
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give me sport
Everyone was laughing at Anthony Knockaert for what he did after Brighton goal v West Hamjob by a thread after West Ham's latest setback. A 3-0 defeat at home to newly
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
job by a thread after West Ham's latest setback. A 3-0 defeat at home to newly-promoted Brighton may well prove to be the final straw for the beleaguered Croat, whose side lie 17th before the teams below them have even played yet. The Sun have it... Read more
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Aljazeera
Iraq forces in full control of Kirkuk provinceI see it, everyone is turning their backs on us," the commander said. Last mon
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
I see it, everyone is turning their backs on us," the commander said. Last month's referendum on secession was seen as the final straw for the Iraq government and neighbouring countries that oppose Kurdish secession. Abadi said Kurdish hopes for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lynch faces questions over notorious tarmac meeting with Bill ClintonLynch's behavior compelled him to make certain decisions in the handling of the
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Lynch's behavior compelled him to make certain decisions in the handling of the Clinton probe. The tarmac meeting was the final straw. Comey said he decided he needed to hold a press conference and announce that the FBI would recommend to the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Bristol-Plymouth in Taunton disciplines students for racial slursto Tobin, who told her that the boy, upon questioning in his office, finally ad
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
to Tobin, who told her that the boy, upon questioning in his office, finally admitted to the taunt. She said the third and final straw, which led to her reaching out to her Boston-based cousin, happened this past Wednesday. Michel says she spoke... Read more
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HITC Sport
Christiansen claims he's already told Leeds summer signing that he needs to improve the custodian. However, an error strewn display by Wiedwald in Leeds’ 3-0 defe
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
the custodian. However, an error strewn display by Wiedwald in Leeds’ 3-0 defeat to Sheffield Wednesday proved to be the final straw. Wiedwald was dropped for Leeds’ last match against Reading, with Andy Lonergan stepping in to replace him. And... Read more
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Turkish Football
‘Can’t take it anymore’ – Arsenal fans express rage after reports that another star player could be lost to Man Unitedfans in general did not appear to be best pleased with the latest reports. If
Turkish Football / Posted 3 days ago
fans in general did not appear to be best pleased with the latest reports. If ozil is sold to United that’s it for me. Final straw I’m not going anymore until Wengers gone. Can’t take it anymore Man United getting Ozil and Van Persie from... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
GWS ruckman Mumford announces AFL retirementannounced his retirement from AFL football. A premier with the Sydney Swans in
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
announced his retirement from AFL football. A premier with the Sydney Swans in 2012, Mumford said an ankle injury was the final straw in making his decision to end his footy career. Mumford said the physical toll the game had taken on his body... Read more
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The World Game
Sacked boss believes Leicester will 'pull away' from dangerpoints from their opening eight matches in a poor start to the campaign, leavin
The World Game / Posted 3 days ago
points from their opening eight matches in a poor start to the campaign, leaving them third-bottom of the table, with the final straw coming in an underwhelming 1-1 draw at home to West Bromwich Albion. Shakespeare took over on a permanent basis... Read more
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soccernews
Shakespeare: Leicester will ´pull away´ from Premier League dangerpoints from their opening eight matches in a poor start to the campaign, leavin
soccernews / Posted 3 days ago
points from their opening eight matches in a poor start to the campaign, leaving them third-bottom of the table, with the final straw coming in Monday’s underwhelming 1-1 draw at home to West Brom. Shakespeare took over on a permanent basis in... Read more
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Soccer Way
Shakespeare: Leicester will ´pull away´ from Premier League danger points from their opening eight matches in a poor start to the campaign, leavin
Soccer Way / Posted 3 days ago
points from their opening eight matches in a poor start to the campaign, leaving them third-bottom of the table, with the final straw coming in Monday's underwhelming 1-1 draw at home to West Brom. Shakespeare took over on a permanent basis in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Jury finds central Arkansas restaurant owner guilty of murder in death of pregnant mistresskilling, according to testimony earlier in the week. A Facebook post naming Ki
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
killing, according to testimony earlier in the week. A Facebook post naming King as the father of her unborn baby was the “final straw” that provided a motive to kill Price, prosecutor John Johnson told the court. The state also recounted... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Jury begins deliberating in murder trial of central Arkansas restaurant ownerkilling, according to testimony earlier in the week. A Facebook post naming Ki
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
killing, according to testimony earlier in the week. A Facebook post naming King as the father of her unborn baby was the “final straw” that provided a motive to kill Price, prosecutor John Johnson told the court. The state also recounted... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UFC president calls Jon Jones ‘biggest waste of talent ever’has been given plenty of chances by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), b
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
has been given plenty of chances by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), but his latest conundrum seems to be the final straw. After a string of run-ins with the law, the two-time UFC light heavyweight champion returned to glory last... Read more
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Junkee
Analysing MangoGate: How A Year 12 Facebook Group Became Ground Zero For Harassment And Abuseis appalling. “I strongly believe this cohort has a tendency to bully.” Anoth
Junkee / Posted 4 days ago
is appalling. “I strongly believe this cohort has a tendency to bully.” Another student told me that the abuse was the final straw that had prompted them to leave the page. “I’ve been seeing ‘vote no’ [to marriage equality] memes on the page... Read more
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Motley Fool
Why the Healthscope Ltd share price is still an opportunityis still an opportunity The Healthscope Ltd(ASX: HSO) share price has been a d
Motley Fool / Posted 4 days ago
is still an opportunity The Healthscope Ltd(ASX: HSO) share price has been a disappointment over the past year, with the final straw being the release of its FY17 results, which sent the share price down to $1.62. However, since then the price... Read more
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Daily Mail
Björk details 'sexual harassment' by Danish film director(second from left), Von Trier (second from right), and French director Luc Bess
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
(second from left), Von Trier (second from right), and French director Luc Besson in Cannes in 2000 Björk, 51, claims the final straw was when the award-winning filmmaker tried to sneak into her hotel room through the balcony. 'While filming in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Here are our top contenders for the Leicester manager jobbut the Foxes have won just once in the Premier League this season, with Monday
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
but the Foxes have won just once in the Premier League this season, with Monday's 1-1 draw against West Brom proving the final straw for the club's hierarchy. Here's who the Foxes could appoint next: SAM ALLARDYCE The ex-England manager is the... Read more
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WA Today
Rumours everywhere: Four Lisa Wilkinson myths bustedbelieve everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the roun
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
believe everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the rounds since the saga unfolded: Myth 1: The final straw was Wilkinson's contract negotiations being leaked Nine management have been on the phone to reporters saying... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rumours everywhere: Four Lisa Wilkinson myths bustedbelieve everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the roun
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
believe everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the rounds since the saga unfolded: Myth 1: The final straw was Wilkinson's contract negotiations being leaked Nine management have been on the phone to reporters saying... Read more
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Western Advocate
Four Lisa Wilkinson myths bustedbelieve everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the roun
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
believe everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the rounds since the saga unfolded: Myth 1: The final straw was Wilkinson's contract negotiations being leaked Nine management have been on the phone to reporters saying... Read more
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Manning River Times
Four Lisa Wilkinson myths bustedbelieve everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the roun
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
believe everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the rounds since the saga unfolded: Myth 1: The final straw was Wilkinson's contract negotiations being leaked Nine management have been on the phone to reporters saying... Read more
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The North West Star
Four Lisa Wilkinson myths bustedbelieve everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the roun
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
believe everything you read. Here are four myths that have been doing the rounds since the saga unfolded: Myth 1: The final straw was Wilkinson's contract negotiations being leaked Nine management have been on the phone to reporters saying... Read more
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