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The Times and Democrat
S.C. voting system due upgradingRussian attempts to tamper with U.S. election machinery in 2016. The evidence f
The Times and Democrat / Posted an hour ago
Russian attempts to tamper with U.S. election machinery in 2016. The evidence for that is mixed. For instance, when the U.S. Department of Homeland Security last month called election officials in 21 states to tell them that their systems had... Read more
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CBS News
Kaspersky Lab seeks to claw back trust with transparency initiativeparty has "strong credentials in software security and assurance testing for cy
CBS News / Posted 9 hours ago
party has "strong credentials in software security and assurance testing for cyber-security products." Last month, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) ordered all U.S. federal agencies to stop using Kaspersky products within the next... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
State, Federal Officials Warn Wildfire Survivors of Scamsthey begin to recover from the fires. In a statement issued Friday by the gove
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 hours ago
they begin to recover from the fires. In a statement issued Friday by the governor's Office of Emergency Services and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, officials urged California residents to watch for and report any suspicious activity... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mackinac Bridge walk in for even more changes, possible different dateclosure. After vehicles became one of the weapons of choice for terrorists acr
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
closure. After vehicles became one of the weapons of choice for terrorists across the world, the Michigan State Police and U.S. Department of Homeland Security decided that the annual bridge walk presented too much of a potential target. In the... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Bentonville Schools Partner With DHS For Confidential Tip LineBENTONVILLE (KFSM) — Bentonville Public Schools has partnered with the U.S. Dep
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 13 hours ago
BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — Bentonville Public Schools has partnered with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to provide a confidential tip line to students who want to report any perceived danger, according to a news release. The partnership,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Ex-Wethersfield Principal John Bean Pleads Guilty To Voyeurism; Faces Prison Termof young girls he had taken on his school-issued phone and stored on his school
Hartford Courant / Posted 13 hours ago
of young girls he had taken on his school-issued phone and stored on his school-issued computer. State police, assisted by U.S. Department of Homeland Security investigators, searched Bean's laptop and found 14 video files that, according to the... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
MEET THE CANDIDATES: Ball, Hood vie for Madison County Sheriff jobactive duty. Courses in emergency management, leadership, archival management,
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 15 hours ago
active duty. Courses in emergency management, leadership, archival management, disaster preparedness and more taken from U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Onondaga Community College Public Safety Institute, FEMA Emergency Management... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Laptops could be banned from checked bags on planes due to fire riskfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 22 hours ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Tale Of Two Efforts To Improve Confidence In U.S. Electionsthis year declared elections to be part of the nation's "critical infrastructur
KPBS San Diego / Posted 23 hours ago
this year declared elections to be part of the nation's "critical infrastructure." Bob Kolasky, an official with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security who helped organize the meeting with state and local officials, said one of the most... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
State, federal officials warn wildfire survivors of scamsthey begin to recover from the fires. In a statement issued Friday by the gove
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
they begin to recover from the fires. In a statement issued Friday by the governor's Office of Emergency Services and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, officials urged California residents to watch for and report any suspicious activity or... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Active Shooter Preparedness Seminars Being Held Across Iowawhy I'm here. I don't want to live in fear, I want to be proactive and move for
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
why I'm here. I don't want to live in fear, I want to be proactive and move forward," said Shelly Horten. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security offers resources for active shooting preparedness on their website. There are active... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Laptops Could be Banned From Checked Bags on Planes Due to Fire Riskfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Student says federal agents treated her like criminaltoss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, kno
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
toss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, known as NORCOR, which has a contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to house federal detainees. Though she wasn't accused of any crime, Alonso was... Read more
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New Kerala
National Cyber Security Awareness Month Reminds Everyone That Smart Devices Are Fueled By Our Personal Information - newkerala news #282246online safety awareness and education initiative co-founded and led by the Nati
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
online safety awareness and education initiative co-founded and led by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) - NCSA will identify strategies for security, safety and privacy while using... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Student says federal agents treated her like criminaltoss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, kno
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
toss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, known as NORCOR, which has a contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to house federal detainees. Though she wasn't accused of any crime, Alonso was... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Student says federal agents treated her like criminaltoss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, kno
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
toss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, known as NORCOR, which has a contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to house federal detainees. Though she wasn't accused of any crime, Alonso was... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Student says federal agents treated her like criminaltoss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, kno
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
toss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, known as NORCOR, which has a contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to house federal detainees. Though she wasn't accused of any crime, Alonso was... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Student says federal agents treated her like criminaltoss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, kno
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
toss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, known as NORCOR, which has a contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to house federal detainees. Though she wasn't accused of any crime, Alonso was... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Student says federal agents treated her like criminaltoss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, kno
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
toss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, known as NORCOR, which has a contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to house federal detainees. Though she wasn't accused of any crime, Alonso was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Student says federal agents treated her like criminaltoss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, kno
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
toss me in a ditch and leave?'" She eventually arrived at The Dalles jail, known as NORCOR, which has a contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to house federal detainees. Though she wasn't accused of any crime, Alonso was... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
FEMA fraud cases grow by hundreds after NBC2 investigationFEMA Hotline and a Rumor Control page are evidence the issue is on our radar sc
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
FEMA Hotline and a Rumor Control page are evidence the issue is on our radar screen and is of high importance to us." The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said they have received almost 900 complaints related to Hurricane Irma fraud in... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Here's why travelers from 22 states could face conflict with domestic flights in 2018be insufficient to access domestic flights next year. Many thought they would n
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
be insufficient to access domestic flights next year. Many thought they would need passports to travel between states. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has now approved requests for an extension, granting 17 states more time to provide... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California DMV workers issued hundreds of bogus truck driving licenses for bribes, feds sayagainst two California Department of Motor Vehicles employees this week is part
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
against two California Department of Motor Vehicles employees this week is part of a major, six-year probe by the FBI, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and other federal agencies that so far has resulted in charges against eight individuals... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Laptops could be banned from checked bags on planes due to fire riskfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Laptops could be banned from checked bags on planes due to fire riskfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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News 8000
Fire risk may cause laptops to be banned from checked bags on flightsfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Laptops Could Be Banned From Checked Bags on Planes Due to Fire Riskfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Fire risk may cause laptops to be banned from checked bags on flightsfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Fire risk may cause laptops to be banned from checked bags on flightsfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Fire risk may cause laptops to be banned from checked bags on flightsfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Laptops could be banned from checked bags on planes due to fire riskfire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
fire risk posed by their lithium batteries. The fear that terrorists could try to hide explosives in laptops prompted the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to ban laptops from the cabin of planes coming from certain international airports... Read more
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Philly.com
US gives Pennsylvania Real ID extension until October 2018anti-terrorism standards. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's announced Friday that the
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
anti-terrorism standards. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's announced Friday that the state received another deferment from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Pennsylvania residents can use their current drivers' licenses to continue accessing... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
US gives Pennsylvania Real ID extension until October 2018anti-terrorism standards. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's announced Friday that the
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
anti-terrorism standards. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's announced Friday that the state received another deferment from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. "I am thankful that DHS has recognized Pennsylvania's efforts in becoming compliant... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Pennsylvania Gets Yet Another REAL ID Reprieveanti-terrorism standards. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's announced Friday that the
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
anti-terrorism standards. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's announced Friday that the state received another deferment from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. "I am thankful that DHS has recognized Pennsylvania’s efforts in becoming compliant... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Man arrested for threatening to blow of Federal Building downtowntoward security after being asked to leave. The security officer took Durrough
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
toward security after being asked to leave. The security officer took Durrough into custody and alerted the threat to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Durrough attempted to spit on an officer while being questioned by an officer with the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Maine Gets Extension to Comply with Real ID ActOct. 19--The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued an additional one-
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
Oct. 19--The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued an additional one-year waiver for Maine's Real ID Act compliance, which will allow federal agencies to continue to accept driver's licenses and identification cards from Maine through Oct.... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley immigrants protest Trump administration's social media surveillanceAfter the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced a rule allowing immigr
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
After the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced a rule allowing immigrants’ federal files to include their social media handles, UC Berkeley immigrant students led a social media campaign to protest the policy Wednesday. As first reported... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man faces significant jail time after child pornography convictionshows how we can continue to remove these threats to our children when we work
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
shows how we can continue to remove these threats to our children when we work together," said Raymond R. Parmer Jr., Special Agent-in-Charge of the New Orleans office of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforce... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Man faces significant jail time after child pornography convictionshows how we can continue to remove these threats to our children when we work
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 4 days ago
shows how we can continue to remove these threats to our children when we work together," said Raymond R. Parmer Jr., Special Agent-in-Charge of the New Orleans office of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforce... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
17 states granted extension for REAL ID compliance; Driver's license OK...would be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
would be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need passports to travel between states. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has now approved requests for an extension, granting 17 states more time to provide... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
17 states granted extension for REAL ID compliance; Driver's license OK for domestic travelwould be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 days ago
would be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need passports to travel between states. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has now approved requests for an extension, granting 17 states more time to provide... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Another extension pushes REAL ID exemption to next Octoberis receiving a yearlong extension from enforcement of federal requirements for
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
is receiving a yearlong extension from enforcement of federal requirements for state driver's licenses and ID cards. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has given Maine until Oct. 10, 2018, to meet the federal identification requirements.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
17 states granted extension for REAL ID compliance; Driver's license OK for domestic travelwould be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
would be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need passports to travel between states. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has now approved requests for an extension, granting 17 states more time to provide... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
17 states granted extension for REAL ID compliance; Driver's license OK for domestic travelwould be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
would be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need passports to travel between states. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has now approved requests for an extension, granting 17 states more time to provide... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Another extension pushes REAL ID exemption to next Octoberis receiving a yearlong extension from enforcement of federal requirements for
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
is receiving a yearlong extension from enforcement of federal requirements for state driver's licenses and ID cards. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has given Maine until Oct. 10, 2018, to meet the federal identification requirements.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Feds give Maine a new waiver from Real ID complianceThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted Maine a waiver from enforc
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted Maine a waiver from enforcement of the Real ID Act until next October as the state moves to become compliant with the law’s requirements. The federal government has approved Maine’s request to... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
17 states granted extension for REAL ID compliance; Driver's license Owould be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
would be insufficient to access domestic flights. Many thought they would need passports to travel between states. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has now approved requests for an extension, granting 17 states more time to provide... Read more
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The Brown and White
PA, NJ driver's licenses good for 1 more year to board flightsyet another extension to comply with a federal law that requires driver's licen
The Brown and White / Posted 4 days ago
yet another extension to comply with a federal law that requires driver's licenses meet anti-terrorism standards. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced 17 states received extensions to meet the requirements of the Real ID act. New... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Deadline for Oklahoma REAL ID compliance is now October 2018for complying with the REAL ID Act to Oct. 10, 2018. Fallin said Thursday that
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
for complying with the REAL ID Act to Oct. 10, 2018. Fallin said Thursday that the compliance deadline was extended by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The agency's previous deadline for complying with the federal law passed last... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Deadline for Oklahoma REAL ID compliance is now October 2018for complying with the REAL ID Act to Oct. 10, 2018. Fallin said Thursday that
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
for complying with the REAL ID Act to Oct. 10, 2018. Fallin said Thursday that the compliance deadline was extended by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The agency's previous deadline for complying with the federal law passed last... Read more
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