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Irish Examiner
Man discovered dead in Limerick road collision | Irish Examiner Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 03:06 pm A man was discover
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 03:06 pm A man was discovered dead in his car following a minor road traffic collision in Co Limerick this... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Kanturk a prime example of what clubs can dream to achieveof the competing teams are all relative in each of the two competitions in ques
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 hours ago
of the competing teams are all relative in each of the two competitions in question. Furthermore, if Na Piarsaigh of Limerick can manage to win four senior provincial titles in seven years what excuse do the majority of senior champions and... Read more
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Limerick Post
Birds of a feather get ruffled at council budget meeting in LimerickMayor Stephen Keary and chief executive Conn Murrary who signed off on the coun
Limerick Post / Posted 8 hours ago
Mayor Stephen Keary and chief executive Conn Murrary who signed off on the council budget last Friday. Photo: Sean Curtin LIMERICK City and County Council’s budget for 2018, which was formally adopted last Friday, has a focus on providing additional... Read more
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Irish Examiner
New reports shows educational attainment linked to socio-economic status; More women educated to third leveldaily, 14,903 (20.2%) lived in Dublin City and suburbs. This was an increase of
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 hours ago
daily, 14,903 (20.2%) lived in Dublin City and suburbs. This was an increase of 674 people (4.7%) on 2011. Cork, Galway and Limerick together accounted for 6,034 daily Irish speakers (8.2%). Outside of these cities, the largest absolute numbers of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
397 patients on trolleys in hospitals across the countrythe country today. According to figures from the INMO, the highest number wait
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 hours ago
the country today. According to figures from the INMO, the highest number waiting on a bed is 43 at University Hospital Limerick. It's followed by University Hospital Waterford which has 38 people on trolleys. More From The Irish... Read more
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The Irish Times
The best Black Friday travel deals€369. Travelescapes.ie, 01 2941000. Christmas specials Escape the Christmas ma
The Irish Times / Posted 9 hours ago
€369. Travelescapes.ie, 01 2941000. Christmas specials Escape the Christmas madness with afternoon tea on Chrismas Eve in Limerick Stand Hotel Have a calm Christmas Eve in the Strand Hotel in Limerick, by booking the festive afternoon tea. Forget... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick schools send the Fairtrade message in time for ChristmasThomond Community College, Moylish, who was winner of the senior section in the
Limerick Post / Posted 11 hours ago
Thomond Community College, Moylish, who was winner of the senior section in the Fairtrade Christmas card competition Limerick primary and secondary school pupils are sending a special Christmas message to highlight fair trading practices... Read more
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Limerick Post
Film footage of County Limerick event sparks call for coursing banfor a permanent ban on hare coursing following allegations of animals being “sa
Limerick Post / Posted 11 hours ago
for a permanent ban on hare coursing following allegations of animals being “savagely mauled” at a coursing event in County Limerick last weekend. Anti blood sports campaigners captured horrific footage of hares being struck multiple times and... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick schools pay in forward to fly the flag for kindnessDaly and Tana Mulqueen, Scoil Ide at the kindness flag awards. Two local schoo
Limerick Post / Posted 14 hours ago
Daly and Tana Mulqueen, Scoil Ide at the kindness flag awards. Two local schools were presented with Kindness Flags by the Limerick ‘Pay it Forward’ group at a special ceremony in Scoil Íde, Corbally on Wednesday. The special recognition went to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The Miz, Becky Lynch and Shawn Michaels set for roles in The Marine 6Michaels, 52, will also play a marine. The character to be portrayed by former
Daily Mirror / Posted 20 hours ago
Michaels, 52, will also play a marine. The character to be portrayed by former SmackDown Women's Champion Lynch, from Limerick, Ireland, is yet to be confirmed.The stars of The Marine 6 (Image: © WWE) It may also explain why Lynch, 30, was... Read more
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Limerick Post
Public should support Limerick renaissanceLimerick man, EIB board member and Hunt Museum chairman, John Moran shared his
Limerick Post / Posted 23 hours ago
Limerick man, EIB board member and Hunt Museum chairman, John Moran shared his views on the Opera site and Limerick's multi million euro regeneration LIMERICK is on a journey of renaissance.That’s how John Moran, European Investment Bank board... Read more
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Limerick Post
Opera Site design is what Limerick should becomeTHE Opera Centre development in the heart of Limerick city is now a fully funde
Limerick Post / Posted 23 hours ago
THE Opera Centre development in the heart of Limerick city is now a fully funded project after the Council of Europe Bank (CEB) announced it will match the €85m funding loaned by the European Investment Bank. The announcement means that Opera Centre... Read more
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Limerick Post
There's still a lot happening for Michael NoonanMichael Noonan with Limerick 2030 Chairman Denis Brosnan at the announcement of
Limerick Post / Posted 23 hours ago
Michael Noonan with Limerick 2030 Chairman Denis Brosnan at the announcement of the EIB investment last Friday. Photo: Sean Curtin EVEN six years ago there were people who didn’t think this was possible, but we have come around full circle now and... Read more
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Limerick Post
Council of Europe Bank backs Opera site with another €85m loanLIMERICK’S Opera site development is now fully funded after the Council of Euro
Limerick Post / Posted 23 hours ago
LIMERICK’S Opera site development is now fully funded after the Council of Europe Bank (CEB) matched last week’s €85 million European Investment Bank (EIB) deal with a similar loan offer. The Limerick 2030 project now has a €180 million lending pool... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'A shocking situation here in the town' - Dozens of homes flooded in Co Laoisby driving through floodwater as today’s heavy rain causes major traffic jams.
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 hours ago
by driving through floodwater as today’s heavy rain causes major traffic jams. Many roads in Dublin, Kildare, Kerry, Limerick, Clare, Waterford and Tipperary are flooded. This morning alone the breakdown assistance provider had already... Read more
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The Irish Times
How are you going to pay your property tax? Revenue needs to know by this Saturdaycounties have voted to increase the rate above the basic rate for 2018: Laois (
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
counties have voted to increase the rate above the basic rate for 2018: Laois (+10%); Tipperary (+10%);Wexford (+10%); Limerick (+7.5%); Longford (+5%); Kerry (+5%); Waterford (+2.5%). This will bring in additional revenue of some €5 million... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Up to 40 families flooded out of homes in Co Laoisby driving through floodwater as today’s heavy rain causes major traffic jams.
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
by driving through floodwater as today’s heavy rain causes major traffic jams. Many roads in Dublin, Kildare, Kerry, Limerick, Clare, Waterford and Tipperary are flooded. This morning alone the breakdown assistance provider had already... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish player dodges punch as mass brawl ends not-so-friendly matchExaminer Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 05:33 pm Limerick-born Leeds United
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
Examiner Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 05:33 pm Limerick-born Leeds United defender Paudie O’Connor had a lucky escape last night as he ducked a punch from an opposition... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Jeffrey Archer on travels with Thatcher in Japan and getting caught in a coup in NigeriaI’ll never forget visiting Ireland for our honeymoon that year. We hired a car
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
I’ll never forget visiting Ireland for our honeymoon that year. We hired a car and visited Dublin, Killarney, Blarney and Limerick. It was the only place we could afford to go at the time, but the people were so friendly. There's a doorman who... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Gardaí warn motorists not to drive through flooded roadsby driving through floodwater as today’s heavy rain causes major traffic jams.
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
by driving through floodwater as today’s heavy rain causes major traffic jams. Many roads in Dublin, Kildare, Kerry, Limerick, Clare, Waterford and Tipperary are flooded. This morning alone the breakdown assistance provider had already... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Here are the details of the Cold Weather Initiative for homeless and rough sleepersarise during the winter. In Cork an additional 25 temporary beds are in place,
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
arise during the winter. In Cork an additional 25 temporary beds are in place, in Galway 34 temporary beds in place and in Limerick an additional 10 temporary beds in place. More From The Irish Examiner Start the search for your new job Follow... Read more
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Limerick Post
Join the young Musicale high jinksstrategy pillar dedicated to “enabling the creativity of every child”. Musical
Limerick Post / Posted yesterday
strategy pillar dedicated to “enabling the creativity of every child”. Musicale was instigated by Music Generation Limerick City in association with the Limerick School of Music. This festival has been developed in partnership with various... Read more
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Limerick Post
Council crews are dealing with flooding incidents in west LimerickLimerick City and County Council Road maintenance crews are dealing with a numb
Limerick Post / Posted yesterday
Limerick City and County Council Road maintenance crews are dealing with a number of flooding incidents in the western part of the county. Crews have been dispatched to Foynes, Glin, and Shanagolden. The flooding, which is mainly concentrated on... Read more
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The Morning Call
South Mall, under new ownership, on an 'upward path'Whitehall Township — and thus far has been able to find replacements for most s
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Whitehall Township — and thus far has been able to find replacements for most stores that have closed up shop. For example, Limerick Furniture & Mattress early this year filled some of the space vacated by Black Rose Antiques — the remaining space... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Nikita, 11, seeks justice for her daddad back and for gardaí to charge the killer. Jeffrey Hannan was killed in an
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
dad back and for gardaí to charge the killer. Jeffrey Hannan was killed in an unprovoked attack near his home in Southill, Limerick, on November 22, 2007. He was 19. Gardaí said he was an innocent victim who had no links to crime. Speaking on the... Read more
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The Irish Times
I’m not sure why I went to the bereavement support groupus can do. After a very undeservedly difficult life, and raising my brother and
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
us can do. After a very undeservedly difficult life, and raising my brother and me alone, she died at Milford Care Cent in Limerick, deeply loved, but ultimately amid great suffering. The one did not mitigate the other in any material sense. An... Read more
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Limerick Post
Michael's Limerick adventure on the voyage of the Southern SunSmith in his flying boat 'The Southern Sun'. Australian Geographic’s Adventure
Limerick Post / Posted 2 days ago
Smith in his flying boat 'The Southern Sun'. Australian Geographic’s Adventurer of the year, Michael Smith, will travel to Limerick this weekend for the European premiere of his acclaimed documentary “Voyage of the Southern Sun” in the Foynes... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Limerick Gardaí attend scene of suspect device | Irish Examiner Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 04:46 pm Gardaí in Limerick
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 04:46 pm Gardaí in Limerick have attended the scene of a suspect device at the rear of a house. It was... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Free parking in Limerick city this Christmas has been cancelled | Irish Examiner Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 04:36 pm Free parking on the
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 04:36 pm Free parking on the streets of Limerick in the run up to... Read more
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Limerick Post
WP Engine continues Limerick expansionHAVING recently celebrated their first birthday in Limerick, Texan tech firm WP
Limerick Post / Posted 2 days ago
HAVING recently celebrated their first birthday in Limerick, Texan tech firm WP Engine is in an expansion phase as it seeks to grow its city centre based workforce. Dedicated to employees success and innovative, this fast-paced firm is looking to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Data shows major jump in numbers of patients on hospital trolleysHospital Waterford is the most overcrowded with 44 people on trolleys and in ov
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
Hospital Waterford is the most overcrowded with 44 people on trolleys and in overflow areas of wards. University Hospital Limerick is next where the figure is 43. More From The Irish Examiner Start the search for your new job Follow the Irish... Read more
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Limerick Post
A time for celebration at Limerick Learning Networkparticipants who received their awards from Minister O'Donovan MORE than 40 st
Limerick Post / Posted 2 days ago
participants who received their awards from Minister O'Donovan MORE than 40 students of National Learning Network (NLN) in Limerick have been honoured for their inspirational efforts in achieving a range of qualifications. The certification... Read more
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The Irish Times
Three counties got no IDA grant funding last yearaid went to the main cities and towns with Dublin receiving €20 million, Cork €
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
aid went to the main cities and towns with Dublin receiving €20 million, Cork €13 million, Galway just over €13.5 million, Limerick €13.5 million while €10.9 million went to Waterford. The total grant aid paid last year was €92,977,051. The... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick youth service catering for next generation foodiesLimerick Youth Service trainee April Devereux spent part of her work experience
Limerick Post / Posted 2 days ago
Limerick Youth Service trainee April Devereux spent part of her work experience at the Ballymaloe Catering School Limerick Youth Service has a limited number of spaces on its catering course for young people who are interested in career in one of... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick plumber taps into 'Copper for Cancer' fundraising ideaTommy Hughes (left) and Bobby Kerr launching the 'Copper for Cancer' initiative
Limerick Post / Posted 3 days ago
Tommy Hughes (left) and Bobby Kerr launching the 'Copper for Cancer' initiative Plumber Tommy Hughes from Dooradoyle in Limerick has tapped into a new fundraising idea, Copper for Cancer, to raise much-needed funds to help people affected by... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Arm the elderly with taser guns and pepper spray, says rural TDthis would be the right approach, however. "The trick here, in all this is, is
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
this would be the right approach, however. "The trick here, in all this is, is exactly the same as gangland operations in Limerick and currently what's going on with that Kinahan/Hutch feud in Dublin," he said. "What has been shown clearly before... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick Post Christmas appeal to community for ADAPT HouseLIMERICK Post Newspaper is once again welcoming gifts (new) donated by the peop
Limerick Post / Posted 3 days ago
LIMERICK Post Newspaper is once again welcoming gifts (new) donated by the people of Limerick to ADAPT Domestic Abuse Services this Christmas. Located in Rosbrien, ADAPT is a support service for women survivors of domestic abuse, and for their... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick bloggers in line for top national awardDean Ahern, Martin Meany and Jon Harrison of the Goos3D blogging team TWO LIME
Limerick Post / Posted 3 days ago
Dean Ahern, Martin Meany and Jon Harrison of the Goos3D blogging team TWO LIMERICK bloggers are part of the Goos3D.ie blogging team that has been shortlisted for the “Best in Blogging” category at the national eir Spiders awards on Thursday,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ikea now has 8,300 products for sale online- but not the one I wantKilkenny, Carlow, Wexford); and the following for €69 (Donegal, Leitrim, Sligo,
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
Kilkenny, Carlow, Wexford); and the following for €69 (Donegal, Leitrim, Sligo, Mayo, Roscommon, Galway, Clare, Tipperary, Limerick, Kerry, Cork, Waterford). Alternatively, for southsiders and those living in the wider hinterland, the Carrickmines... Read more
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Philly.com
Heart disease kills firefighters. This one is also a scientist, and she is fighting back.close to half are obese, said Kales, chief of occupational medicine at Cambridg
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
close to half are obese, said Kales, chief of occupational medicine at Cambridge Health Alliance in Massachusetts. The Limerick Fire Co. takes the matter seriously, requiring regular physicals for its members and adding a gym to a new firehouse... Read more
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Limerick Post
Thomond College group cement link with Limerick sister cityHeadquarters, Santa Clara Students and teachers from Thomond Community College
Limerick Post / Posted 3 days ago
Headquarters, Santa Clara Students and teachers from Thomond Community College have returned from a memorable trip to Limerick sister city, Santa Clara in sunny California. Sister Cities International was established by American President... Read more
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The Irish Times
Noonan Services buys security firm to London’s Shardacquired by US private equity firm Alchemy in 2008, as it expanded in Ireland a
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
acquired by US private equity firm Alchemy in 2008, as it expanded in Ireland and the UK. The company, set up in 1997 by Limerick man Noel Noonan, is also involved in technical and environmental services. It had a turnover of €328 million last... Read more
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The Irish Times
Can you run long distances just eating plants?of the athletes were on 3,000 plus calories a day,” Heather recalls. They sour
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
of the athletes were on 3,000 plus calories a day,” Heather recalls. They sourced their energy bars from Near to Nature, a Limerick company that makes natural, plant-based snack bars containing ingredients such as hemp and tumeric. The sisters... Read more
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BBC News
Meet the world's youngest self-made billionaireboth became millionaires ever before they went to university After attending a
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
both became millionaires ever before they went to university After attending a state secondary school in the city of Limerick, their choice of universities was an indication of their ambition in life. Not for them a college in Ireland or the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Cork is a-Glow as Lord Mayor switches on festive lightsfrom Togher, who were with their kids, Daragh, aged two, and seven-year-old Cam
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
from Togher, who were with their kids, Daragh, aged two, and seven-year-old Cameron. A crowd of 15,000 turned out in Limerick for the switching on of the lights by Mayor Stephen Keary. Picture: Sean Curtin True Susan said the ceremony was “a... Read more
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Limerick Post
Additional funding to modernise and extend Limerick library serviceLibraries in Limerick are set to benefit from €196,785 in Government funding to
Limerick Post / Posted 4 days ago
Libraries in Limerick are set to benefit from €196,785 in Government funding to modernise services and extend opening hours. Limerick Fine Gael Senator Maria Byrne said the latest round of funding represented an unprecedented Government investment... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick is lit up for Christmas as festival gets under waySue Ellen Butler, Garryowen at the turning on of the Christmas lights in Limeri
Limerick Post / Posted 4 days ago
Sue Ellen Butler, Garryowen at the turning on of the Christmas lights in Limerick Almost 15,000 people turned out in Limerick this evening for the switching on of the Christmas lights to mark the start of the city’s festive celebrations. Mayor... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick champions Na Piarsaigh take fourth Munster club titlePiarsaigh captain Cathall King lifts the Billy O'Neill Cup after their Munster
Limerick Post / Posted 4 days ago
Piarsaigh captain Cathall King lifts the Billy O'Neill Cup after their Munster Club Hurling Final win over Ballygunner. Limerick senior hurling champions Na Piarsaigh qualified for another All-Ireland club championship semi-final following their... Read more
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The Irish Times
Tourism growth presents challenge to State, conference toldheard at the weekend. Prof Jim Deegan, director the National Centre for Touris
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
heard at the weekend. Prof Jim Deegan, director the National Centre for Tourism Policy Studies at the University of Limerick, told the Annual Tourism Policy Workshop that visitor numbers and spending were already close to targets set for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Na Piarsaigh's Kevin Downes hails Munster title win as sweetest yetKevin Downes as described their latest Munster Club Hurling title triumph as th
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
Kevin Downes as described their latest Munster Club Hurling title triumph as the sweetest yet, writes Brendan O’Brien. The Limerick champions claimed a fourth provincial crown – all inside the last seven seasons – with an eight-point defeat of... Read more
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