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IGN
FIFA 18 Review in ProgressAll-out attacking overshadows defensive stability in a spectacular but shallow
IGN / Posted 36 minutes ago
All-out attacking overshadows defensive stability in a spectacular but shallow game. Note this is a review in progress for FIFA 18. While we’re confident we’ve thoroughly tested every aspect of the game, we won’t pass final judgement until we’ve had... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Health panel hears of drop in HIV infectionsThe health department presented its latest HIV epidemiology report at a San Fra
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 36 minutes ago
The health department presented its latest HIV epidemiology report at a San Francisco Health Commission meeting Tuesday, September 19, showing that new HIV diagnoses continue to decline, with decreases seen across racial and ethnic groups. But some... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Diabetes-related amputations up significantly in California - and San DiegoPhysician models of feet help people with diabetes understand the impact of the
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
Physician models of feet help people with diabetes understand the impact of the disease on blood flow to their lower limbs. (Megan Wood, inewsource) By Cheryl Clark, inewsource Clinicians are amputating more toes, legs, ankles and feet of patients... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Health Care: GOP takes fire over pre-existing conditions | Senate aims for repeal vote next week | Obama frustrated by GOP repeal effortThe new ObamaCare repeal measure from Senate Republicans would give states a wa
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
The new ObamaCare repeal measure from Senate Republicans would give states a way to repeal protections for people with pre-existing conditions, a controversial move that opponents of the bill are denouncing. "This guy Bill Cassidy just lied right to... Read more
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Motley Fool
4 dividend shares I’d buy with $40,000 Most ASX shares pay some sort of dividend, even if it’s not a big one. There
Motley Fool / Posted 4 hours ago
Most ASX shares pay some sort of dividend, even if it’s not a big one. There aren’t many dividend shares that I would be willing to invest large sums of money in. Dividend shares that I think are worth... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Freeman planning three percent salary increases for NIU employeesDeKALB – Lisa Freeman, acting president of Northern Illinois University, said d
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
DeKALB – Lisa Freeman, acting president of Northern Illinois University, said during a public address Wednesday that in the tough financial times ahead, the university can't neglect its most value resource: people. With that in mind, Freeman said... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Community College Cuts BlastedAt a time when other states are finding ways to make access to higher education
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 hours ago
At a time when other states are finding ways to make access to higher education more affordable or even free, the Connecticut General Assembly’s latest budget would axe a scholarship program that helps thousands. That is unacceptable to New Haven’s... Read more
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Slate
Trump Is Laying the Groundwork to Overturn Marriage Equality by Appointing Outright Bigots as JudgesThe law, lawyers, and the court. Obergefell Is Already Under AttackTrump is la
Slate / Posted 6 hours ago
The law, lawyers, and the court. Obergefell Is Already Under AttackTrump is laying the groundwork to overturn marriage equality. Donald Trump’s presidency will last, at most, for eight years. His administration can do a great deal of damage in that... Read more
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The News & Observer
Will Amazon bypass the Triangle because of mass transit?shows what a Durham-Orange Light-Rail Transit station might look like in downto
The News & Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
shows what a Durham-Orange Light-Rail Transit station might look like in downtown Durham. Economic developers hope that the Triangle’s plans for future mass transit are enough to help woo Amazon as it searches for a site for a second... Read more
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FOX News
Single-payer health care: What is it? By Kaitlyn Schallhorn With the ObamaCare debate continuing in the U.S., pop
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
By Kaitlyn Schallhorn With the ObamaCare debate continuing in the U.S., popularity for the European-style health care model of single-payer has gained more traction, especially among more progressive... Read more
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FOX News
Single-payer health care: What is it?With the ObamaCare debate continuing in the U.S., popularity for the European-s
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
With the ObamaCare debate continuing in the U.S., popularity for the European-style health care model of single-payer has gained more traction, especially among more progressive Democrats. “Today we begin the long and difficult struggle to end the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Helping the Visually ImpairedJohn Shiklam writes that a non-governmental organisation, Knowledge for the Bli
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
John Shiklam writes that a non-governmental organisation, Knowledge for the Blind Initiative, is helping in addressing the challenges of visually impaired persons in Kaduna It was a day of joy for the virtually impaired when a non-governmental... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
The Top 10 most common pre-existing medical conditionsRelated content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unheal
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 hours ago
Related content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unhealthy nation and could therefore have a lot to lose, depending on how the health care debate concludes. As many as one in two Americans has some kind of illness or... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
The Top 10 most common pre-existing medical conditionsRelated content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unheal
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 hours ago
Related content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unhealthy nation and could therefore have a lot to lose, depending on how the health care debate concludes. As many as one in two Americans has some kind of illness or... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
The Top 10 most common pre-existing medical conditionsRelated content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unheal
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 hours ago
Related content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unhealthy nation and could therefore have a lot to lose, depending on how the health care debate concludes. As many as one in two Americans has some kind of illness or... Read more
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News 8000
The Top 10 most common pre-existing medical conditionsRelated content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unheal
News 8000 / Posted 18 hours ago
Related content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unhealthy nation and could therefore have a lot to lose, depending on how the health care debate concludes. As many as one in two Americans has some kind of illness or... Read more
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KECI Missoula
The Top 10 most common pre-existing medical conditionsRelated content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unheal
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 hours ago
Related content (CNN) - By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unhealthy nation and could therefore have a lot to lose, depending on how the health care debate concludes. As many as one in two Americans has some kind of illness or... Read more
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BikeRadar
Nukeproof Mega 275 Factory first ride reviewIt's not been the best kept secret. Anyone who has followed the Enduro World Se
BikeRadar / Posted 19 hours ago
It's not been the best kept secret. Anyone who has followed the Enduro World Series this year will have spotted Sam Hill aboard a new Nukeproof Mega as he battles for the overall title. Along with a new carbon front triangle, Nukeproof has also... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why the Path to Longer and Healthier Lives for All Africans Is Within ReachResearch Center, Nelson Sewankambo, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Research Center, Nelson Sewankambo, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Peter Piot, Makerere University There is huge diversity within and across the 49 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. The challenges these countries face in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Government By GoldmanSteve Bannon was in the room the day Donald Trump first fell for Gary Cohn. So
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Steve Bannon was in the room the day Donald Trump first fell for Gary Cohn. So were Reince Priebus, Jared Kushner, and Trump’s pick for secretary of Treasury, Steve Mnuchin. It was the end of November, three weeks after Trump’s improbable victory,... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Scott Tipton: A tax code that works for ColoradansEvery year, in preparation for tax day, Americans spend 6 billion hours trying
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Every year, in preparation for tax day, Americans spend 6 billion hours trying to navigate the internal revenue code and federal tax regulations (now up to 10 million words). The compliance bill has now reached $409 billion. The last time Americans... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coffee Lovers and Farmers Will Be Hurt By Warming Planet - ResearchersCoffee lovers may find it harder to get their favourite caffeine fix in a few y
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Coffee lovers may find it harder to get their favourite caffeine fix in a few years' time, as global warming could cut coffee growing areas in Latin America by as much as 88 percent by 2050, scientists said on Monday. Latin America is the world's... Read more
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New York Magazine
Can Our Democracy Survive Tribalism?From time to time, I’ve wondered what it must be like to live in a truly tribal
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
From time to time, I’ve wondered what it must be like to live in a truly tribal society. Watching Iraq or Syria these past few years, you get curious about how the collective mind can come so undone. What’s it like to see the contours of someone’s... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
It's time to up the ante for 
District 51 public schoolsIt’s time to up the ante for District 51 public schools “An investment in know
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
It’s time to up the ante for District 51 public schools “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” — Benjamin Franklin My uncle, now long-retired, was the first of our family to graduate from local public schools in 1948. Since then,... Read more
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Philly.com
As heroin deaths pile up, one Bucks school district weighs unusual stepIn June, a woman approached the podium at the Pennsbury School Board meeting to
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
In June, a woman approached the podium at the Pennsbury School Board meeting to tell a story rarely heard at such gatherings. Maureen Johnson revealed that her son, Luke, a 2013 graduate of the Lower Bucks County school district, was dead. He had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Invasive Plants Have a Much Bigger Impact Than We Imagineare unwanted. Invasive plants are plants that are intentionally or accidentally
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
are unwanted. Invasive plants are plants that are intentionally or accidentally introduced by humans into areas outside of their natural habitat. These species can spread rapidly with negative consequences for native species. Invasive plant... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lessons From Mauritius On Making Companies More AccountableJyoti Devi (Brinda) Mahadeo, Eastern Institute of Technology and Teerooven Soob
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Jyoti Devi (Brinda) Mahadeo, Eastern Institute of Technology and Teerooven Soobaroyen, University of Essex Since the turn of the century, developing countries have been adopting corporate governance codes with the promise that they will... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Cities Try Convincing Amazon They're Ready For Its New HeadquartersAn official from Toronto has called Amazon's search for the second headquarters
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
An official from Toronto has called Amazon's search for the second headquarters "the Olympics of the corporate world." It's a unique situation of its kind and scale. Typically, cities and states vie for factories or offices behind the scenes. This... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Cities Try Convincing Amazon They're Ready For Its New HeadquartersAn official from Toronto has called Amazon's search for the second headquarters
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
An official from Toronto has called Amazon's search for the second headquarters "the Olympics of the corporate world." It's a pretty unique situation of its kind and scale. Typically, cities and states vie for factories or offices behind the scenes.... Read more
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Daily Mail
A THIRD of middle-aged Americans have bad teeth, study revealsA THIRD of middle-aged Americans have bad teeth and 40% don't go to the dentist
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A THIRD of middle-aged Americans have bad teeth and 40% don't go to the dentist, study reveals Dental healthcare habits differ drastically along economic, racial and gender lines The majority of Americans between 50 and 64 don't know how they'll... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
On a bigger stage, 'Million Dollar Quartet' is still a blastFor nearly eight years, “Million Dollar Quartet” packed the intimate Apollo The
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
For nearly eight years, “Million Dollar Quartet” packed the intimate Apollo Theater in Lincoln Park. The story of the fabled night that four giants of popular music all turned up in Memphis’ tiny Sun Studios obviously struck a crowd-pleasing... Read more
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Daily Mail
Canadian girl battles rare brain disease that has no cureOne seizure left her crippled - but doctors have no answers for girl, 10, as sh
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
One seizure left her crippled - but doctors have no answers for girl, 10, as she battles incredibly rare brain disease that has no cure Jayda Suttie was diagnosed with vanishing white matter disease after hitting her head and suffering from a grand... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Back to basic education supportIt seems that the recently signed law that grants full tuition subsidy for all
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
It seems that the recently signed law that grants full tuition subsidy for all students in state universities and colleges, local universities and colleges, and state-run technical-vocational schools has been ill-advised, and could prove detrimental... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Weaver D's courts closure, asks for community supportweek, but owner Dexter Weaver hopes sentimentality will help keep it afloat. Y
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
week, but owner Dexter Weaver hopes sentimentality will help keep it afloat. Years of declining business, combined with higher energy and food costs, caught up with his shop on Friday when the gas company came to cut off the vital restaurant... Read more
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heraldscotland
Teacher warns Sturgeon: We are utterly failing children in schoolHe also warns of an "unprecedented decline in the organisation and standard of
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
He also warns of an "unprecedented decline in the organisation and standard of Scottish education" over the six years since the controversial Curriculum for Excellence was launched, adding: "The system as it stands is not fit for purpose. "It is... Read more
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Mashable
How your morning cup of coffee can help save the worldTrujillo, StarbuckS Editor's note: Bambi Semroc is a senior strategic adviser
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
Trujillo, StarbuckS Editor's note: Bambi Semroc is a senior strategic adviser in Conservation International's Center for Environmental Leadership in Business. In this role, she leads the Sustainable Coffee Challenge, an industry-wide effort... Read more
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TSN
Matthews, Rielly hope summer skills camp boosts competitive edgeTSN Toronto Maple Leafs Reporter NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. -- Auston Matthews has he
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
TSN Toronto Maple Leafs Reporter NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. -- Auston Matthews has heard the question on repeat for weeks. After a resplendent rookie season, what exactly does the NHL’s reigning Rookie of the Year have planned for his encore? The answer -... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Riot Fest got its formula just rightIf Riot Fest had a poster child, it would be Ben Frietsch. The Cincinnati resid
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
If Riot Fest had a poster child, it would be Ben Frietsch. The Cincinnati resident, all gray beard and punk fervor, has been waiting to see Bad Brains since 1990. Frietsch finally had his dream come true Saturday at the annual punk rock blowout in... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘There is no such thing as having too much sleep’A colleague tipped back in their chair with their mouth open snoring like a bul
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
A colleague tipped back in their chair with their mouth open snoring like a bulldog is not an attractive sight. But before you wrinkle your nose at their power nap, bear in mind that 20 minutes of early afternoon shut-eye – ideally between 2pm and... Read more
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Salon.com
Bernie's "Medicare for All" actually is the pragmatic health care solution“Medicare for All” is an idea whose time has finally come — at least conceptual
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
“Medicare for All” is an idea whose time has finally come — at least conceptually, which is more than half the battle. When Sen. Bernie Sanders announced his “Medicare for All” plan last week, he had 16 Senate co-sponsors, compared to exactly none... Read more
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EuroNews
What's There to Celebrate This Hispanic Heritage Month? We Asked.WASHINGTON -The month that the nation celebrates its Latino roots is underway,
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON -The month that the nation celebrates its Latino roots is underway, but with the strained relationship between President Donald Trump and many in the Latino community, are people feeling celebratory? Hispanic Heritage Month began Friday a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Phyllis Lynn Powers RogersIt’s funny what turns young people in a certain direction. For Phyllis Rogers,
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
It’s funny what turns young people in a certain direction. For Phyllis Rogers, one of those funny things was a board game. Stocks & Bonds. “I still have it somewhere,” she said. “I saved it because it was my Dad’s favorite.” And so she did — have... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Irma drubs Florida's orange cropLAKE WALES, Fla. -- Hurricane Irma dealt Florida's orange crop a devastating bl
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
LAKE WALES, Fla. -- Hurricane Irma dealt Florida's orange crop a devastating blow, destroying nearly all the fruit in some southwest Florida groves and seriously damaging groves in central Florida. U.S. Sens. Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio toured... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TVAAS Is HogwashThis week I watched as the release of the Tennessee Value-Added Assessment Scor
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
This week I watched as the release of the Tennessee Value-Added Assessment Scores make a long-time leader in Hamilton County education actually weep. I begged for her to let me use her name, to quote her, because it would give what you are about to... Read more
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Breitbart
Virgil: The Big Question for Open Borders Bernie Sanders’ ‘Medicare for All’ Plan Is What if ‘All’ Includes the Whole World?All Aboard the Bernie-care Bandwagon? Right now, if we want to move away from
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
All Aboard the Bernie-care Bandwagon? Right now, if we want to move away from a dysfunctional, wasteful, bureaucratic system into a rational health-care system that guarantees coverage to everyone in a cost-effective way, the only way to do it is... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cigarettes hardest hit by new excise taxesBeer drinkers will pay slightly more for lower-priced brands and slightly less
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
Beer drinkers will pay slightly more for lower-priced brands and slightly less for higher-priced ones under the new tax regime. (Bangkok Post file photo) Cigarette prices will face the highest increases under the new excise tax law that took effect... Read more
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New Kerala
Andhra CM calls for implementation of policies to ensure economic growth - newkerala news #272195(Andhra Pradesh) , Sep 15 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
(Andhra Pradesh) , Sep 15 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Friday held a review meeting with all the Head of Departments in the state and called for efficient implementation of policies to bolster economic growth in the state. He... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Want Amazon’s headquarters? We have work to doBy all means, San Antonio officials have to put our best foot forward for Amazo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
By all means, San Antonio officials have to put our best foot forward for Amazon’s proposed second headquarters. The prospect of 50,000 high-paying tech jobs is tantalizing, and San Antonio has much to offer. We are a diverse, inclusive and thriving... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Students encouraged to study in Swinburne Sarawak, Curtin SarawakKUCHING: Yayasan Sarawak is encouraging students to do their higher education a
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
KUCHING: Yayasan Sarawak is encouraging students to do their higher education at Swinburne University of Technology, Sarawak Campus (Swinburne Sarawak) and Curtin University, Malaysia (Curtin Sarawak). Yayasan Sarawak director Azmi Bujang pointed... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chancellor Steven Angle Gives State Of The University AddressChancellor Steven Angle gave the State of the University 2017 report for UTC. H
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 days ago
Chancellor Steven Angle gave the State of the University 2017 report for UTC. He highlighted what defines the UTC education, strategic plans and goals and collaborative learning. Here is the address: The UTC Difference Welcome to Founders Day... Read more
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