• Walmart to start selling gourmet meal kits at stores nationwide
Walmart to start selling gourmet meal kits at stores nationwide

Walmart says the recipes were developed at at Walmart's Culinary and Innovation Center, which opened in June 2016. Customers that choose to grab the meal kits from Walmart will pay between $8 and $15 for them. The pre-portioned kits include all necessary ingredients, already measured and pre-cut for meals such as basil garlic chicken and st...

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  • Amazon wants to be your bank too?
Amazon wants to be your bank too?

The WSJ said that talks are in initial stages and that nothing may actually come from them. Whatever its final form, the initiative wouldn't involve Amazon becoming a bank, the. It's unclear if the product would allow customers to write checks, pay bills or access an ATM. Dick Bove, a notable banking analyst at Vertical Group, told CNBC that Am...

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  • United States regulators ask Qualcomm to delay shareholder meeting
United States regulators ask Qualcomm to delay shareholder meeting

Even if the company's slate of 11 directors were to be re-elected, once Broadcom became a USA company Qualcomm would have lost the CFIUS arrow in its quiver. But CFIUS-which includes officials from the Defense, Energy, Homeland Security, and Justice departments-is taking more time to review the bid to determine whether a foreign acquisition o...

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  • Donald Trump trade adviser talks tariff exemptions
Donald Trump trade adviser talks tariff exemptions

He said that he has not heard Trump describe particular exemptions just yet, adding that the USA president has had conversations with a number of world leaders. "The notion that it would destroy a lot of jobs, raise prices, disrupt things, is wrong", Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on ABC's "This Week".

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  • Chile: 'A Fantastic Woman' Wins Oscar for Best Foreign Film
Chile: 'A Fantastic Woman' Wins Oscar for Best Foreign Film

Chile's " A Fantastic Woman ", a drama about a transgender woman who battles her lover's family after he dies, won the Oscar on Sunday for best foreign language film. He initially started working with Vega as a consultant for the film but in the process of honing the script together, Lelio realized his adviser was his star.

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  • Nadal withdraws from Indian Wells
Nadal withdraws from Indian Wells

Wawrinka says in a statement he will miss the Masters-level Indian Wells and Miami events to prepare for the European clay-court season. He wrote Friday "the injury I suffered in Acapulco before starting the tournament is the same area as the one suffered in Melbourne".

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  • Barnaby Joyce says Vikki Campion's baby paternity is a 'grey area'
Barnaby Joyce says Vikki Campion's baby paternity is a 'grey area'

Joyce suggested he did not intend to be part of some "ongoing litany of discussion about this". He also used the conference to insist he wouldn't seek a paternity test and would raise the child as his own. In February, the Daily Telegraph revealed Mr Joyce's relationship with his former staffer, Ms Campion , by publishing a frontpage story complet...

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  • How NFL draft analysts view Ohio State quarterback JT Barrett
How NFL draft analysts view Ohio State quarterback JT Barrett

Barkley was the hot topic in Indianapolis after a ridiculous performance that included a 4.41 40 yard dash and 29 bench press reps. Barkley is widely viewed as a top-five draft pick in the 2018 NFL Draft . Barkley punctuated his week at the combine with a drills performance that had National Football League scouts still chatting as they ...

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  • Assembly Elections: Counting of votes for Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland on Saturday
Assembly Elections: Counting of votes for Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland on Saturday

Polling to Charilam (ST) seat in Tripura was postponed till the 12th of next month due to the death of CPIM candidate Ramendra Narayan Debbarma. Meanwhile, the BJP has emerged as a strong contender in all the three states and two exit polls have predicted that the party would dethrone the 25-year-old Left Front government in Tripura and con...

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  • Dick's Sporting Goods ends sale of assault-style rifles in stores
Dick's Sporting Goods ends sale of assault-style rifles in stores

The Walmart and Dick's announcement follows a string of boycotts of the National Rifle Association from major USA companies such as Delta, MetLife and Best Western, among others. The sporting goods retailer said the changes, which were discussed and backed by top executives and directors, are permanent. Even setting aside the Second Amendment...

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  • Man Spends $1600 on Uber Ride After Night of Partying
Man Spends $1600 on Uber Ride After Night of Partying

Like, where he lives. That's probably what led to Bachman just deciding to pay the fare. "When I woke up in the passenger seat of some random older foreign man's vehicle I had so many questions", he said. He got in the auto, and fell asleep. "What am I just going to get dropped off on the side of the road", he asked. On top of that, the Uber...

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  • Emojis emerge to be the new battleground for Samsung and Apple
Emojis emerge to be the new battleground for Samsung and Apple

So, Samsung Galaxy S9 is the fastest smartphone in terms of mobile data. On the front, there is a 5.5-inch Quad HD pOLED curved display that looks absolutely handsome and a lot more premium than last year's Nokia 8. There's also a 3,000mAh battery pack which keeps the lights going on. The new highlights, and restored center around the capacitie...

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  • Comcast Challenges Fox's Rupert Murdoch With US $31 Billion Bid for Sky
Comcast Challenges Fox's Rupert Murdoch With US $31 Billion Bid for Sky

Comcast's appearance in the already complex Sky drama could prompt Fox to make a higher offer or Disney to make its own direct bid for Sky . Fox's shareholding in Sky is one of a number of assets it ultimately hoped to flog to Disney . Britain's media minister has said he will give his verdict on Fox's bid for Sky by June 14, givin...

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  • Gorsuch silent as court sharply divided on union fees
Gorsuch silent as court sharply divided on union fees

This time around, with President Trump's appointment of Justice Neil M. Gorsuch, the court appears more likely to side with Mark Janus , a child-support specialist for the state of IL, who asserts that mandatory union fees infringe upon his freedom of speech and association.

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  • Why people are outraged over Kim Kardashian's Vogue India cover
Why people are outraged over Kim Kardashian's Vogue India cover

In the picture, the mom of three and the baby both have Instagram's bear filter on them. Ray Tamarra/GC ImagesSurvey says .fans will see Kanye West and his wife Kim Kardashian-West competing on an episode of Family Feud in the near future.

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  • CBI quizzes top PNB officials
CBI quizzes top PNB officials

We want to see on what basis these loans were granted and whether these are still recoverable. The Punjab National Bank in its FIR has accused Nirav and his family members of conniving with bank officials to obtain large loans without guarantees that may cost the exchequer Rs.

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  • Canadian trio busted for stealing Hummer at Olympics
Canadian trio busted for stealing Hummer at Olympics

Canadian Olympic Committee chief executive Chris Overholt confirmed the incident occurred but refused to name the people involved. The group were met with a frosty reception when stopped by police less than hour later, with all three found inside intoxicated, South Korean police said.

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  • Commodities Buzz: UK GDP Grows 1.7% In 2017
Commodities Buzz: UK GDP Grows 1.7% In 2017

ONS data shows average wages increased more than expected over the same period, climbing by 2 .5%. "Rising unemployment is disappointing, but job vacancies reaching another record shows that businesses are creating opportunities". "If stronger productivity continues into 2018, the Bank of England may decide to hold at least once on raising rate...

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  • Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway received $29B windfall from Trump's tax overhaul
Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway received $29B windfall from Trump's tax overhaul

However, Berkshire, whose earnings power is largely concentrated in the insurance business, also lost an estimated $3 billion ($2 billion, after taxes) after the three devastating hurricanes hit Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico in September.

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  • American Electric Power (AEP) Upgraded by Guggenheim to
American Electric Power (AEP) Upgraded by Guggenheim to "Neutral"

The company was downgraded on Monday, September 21 by Oppenheimer. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, October 12 by Barclays Capital. Guggenheim upgraded shares of American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP) from a sell rating to a neutral rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports.

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  • Second Russian athlete tests positive for performance-enhancing drug at Olympics
Second Russian athlete tests positive for performance-enhancing drug at Olympics

She has been identified as Nadezhda Sergeeva , finished 12th in the two-woman bob where she had been the pilot with partner Anastasia Kocherzhova. Nadezhda Sergeeva - who has ironically been wearing a shirt reading "I don't do doping" - has become the latest distraction for Russian Federation after the country's flag was banned from the Olympics...

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  • Broadcom is adjusting its buyout offer for Qualcomm
Broadcom is adjusting its buyout offer for Qualcomm

It has outperformed by 99.41% the S&P500. It was interesting to see Broadcom's response, as its own bid to acquire Qualcomm , worth $146 billion, required the United States chipmaker to either complete the NXP deal at an original price of $110 per share or withdraw altogether.

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  • Amazon to offer perks to Prime members who shop at Whole Foods
Amazon to offer perks to Prime members who shop at Whole Foods

With a cash rewards credit card offer, shoppers will have a reason to buy more at Whole Foods and within the broader Prime ecosystem. Amazon cardholders who get the reward points at Whole Foods stores can either convert them into a statement credit, or redeem it online to spend at the Amazon site or other eligible sites.

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  • HSBC earns profit of $17.2bn in 2017
HSBC earns profit of $17.2bn in 2017

Despite the positive news on the bank's Asia-wide business, the firm's shares dropped as its overall results fell short of expectations. Gulliver, who is leaving the bank after more than 37 years' service including seven years at the helm, earned an annual bonus of 2.1 million pounds in 2017 on top of 3.9 million pounds in salary, allowances and ...

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  • NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Sets New 1-Year High After Analyst Upgrade
NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Sets New 1-Year High After Analyst Upgrade

Its mean Altman Z-Score: 3.09 during the last 7 years, while average Beneish M-Score: -2.66 during the last 7 years. About 9.26 million shares traded. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Rockefeller Financial Services holds 0.28% or 430,658 shares. Since October 2, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 16 sales for $30.87 million activity.

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  • Angela Merkel still doesn't know what the UK's Brexit plan is
Angela Merkel still doesn't know what the UK's Brexit plan is

Separately, the chief of MI6 Alex Younger has met his French and German counterparts on the fringes of the conference. In a rare joint statement after meeting at the Munich Security Conference, Alex Younger, BND boss Bruno Kahl and French DGSE chief Bernard Emie said cooperation between European Union agencies was "indispensable".

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  • Kraft Heinz plunges after weak results boost pressure to do deal
Kraft Heinz plunges after weak results boost pressure to do deal

The Stock shows P/E value of 28.71 and Forward P/E of 19.36. Canada Segment Adjusted EBITDA increased 7.1 percent versus the year-ago period to $162 million, including a favorable 5.2 percentage point impact from currency. Kraft-Heinz, the fifth-largest food and beverage company in the world, achieved its target of cutting $1.7 billion in costs b...

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  • Analysts Opinions on: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)
Analysts Opinions on: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc now has $34.90B valuation. The stock decreased 1.45% or $0.215 during the last trading session, reaching $14.605. About 11.93M shares traded. Ltd. now owns 1,900 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $153,000 after acquiring an additional 50 shares during the last quarter. If a stock does not have good li...

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  • Recent Banking Frauds In India
Recent Banking Frauds In India

Other bank that touched its 52-week low is Oriental Bank of Commerce falling 0.29% but conversely closed with the highest gain in PSU Banking Index of 1.35%. He said Modi had sent a formal message last week. A spokesman for the ED refused to comment when contacted by AFP . He waited two years in hope of recovering his investment before he filed a ...

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  • Time Warner quarterly revenue rises 9pc
Time Warner quarterly revenue rises 9pc

The increases come at AT&T's proposed acquisition of Time Warner is held up by a Justice Dept. lawsuit. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Therefore 50% are positive. Among 23 analysts covering Praxair (NYSE:PX), 12 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 8 Hold. As per Tuesday, July 26, the company rating was downgraded by FBR Capital.

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  • Airline Cancels 220 Flights After Running Low on De-Icer
Airline Cancels 220 Flights After Running Low on De-Icer

The airport said the fire is believed to have occurred in the auxiliary power unit. The carrier had encountered a similar issue before Christmas, when it was forced to cancel approximately 90 flights as harsh weather conditions prevented its de-icing crews from servicing its planes.

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  • Bitcoin mining in Iceland might use extra electrical energy than households
Bitcoin mining in Iceland might use extra electrical energy than households

These computers solve complex mathematical problems - a process that in turn validates transactions between users of the crypto-currency. "What we're seeing now is. It is set to open later this year and will have an initial capacity of 15 megawatts, though this is expected to increase in the future. After China and Canada, Iceland is the followin...

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  • National Pizza Day 2018: Where to Find Deals & Freebies
National Pizza Day 2018: Where to Find Deals & Freebies

Extra pepperoni and cheese for $1 when you upgrade to Little Caesars "EXTRAMOSTBESTTEST" at participating stores. Papa John's Dual Layer Pepperoni pizza available now through March 5th for $10. Olive Garden: Pair the chain's new Meatball Pizza Bowl with soup or salad as part of the Create Your Own Lunch Duos menu . Einstein Bros.is givi...

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  • Analyst at Needham Maintained Viacom Inc (NASDAQ:VIAB)Stock Rating as a '
Analyst at Needham Maintained Viacom Inc (NASDAQ:VIAB)Stock Rating as a '"Hold"'

Its most recent closing price has a distance of -4.73% from SMA20 and is -1.65% below than SMA200. Capital Guardian Trust Co. grew its position in Viacom by 2.7% during the 2nd quarter. Note, this compares with a consensus analyst forecast of 0.96 in earnings per share for its next fiscal quarterly report. Viacom had a net margin of 14.13% and ...

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  • BoE hints at 'earlier' rate hikes as MPC adopts more hawkish stance
BoE hints at 'earlier' rate hikes as MPC adopts more hawkish stance

And, because of the UK's mediocre productivity record, the predicted rise in average earnings is, in the MPC's opinion, likely to feed into higher inflation. That would give firms and households time to adjust to a new relationship with the EU — Brussels has said any transition period should finish by the end of 2020.

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  • What the Technicals Say About QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)
What the Technicals Say About QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

In light of the many issues surrounding this company, we thought it was a good time to take a close look at the numbers in order to form a realistic perspective on the fundamental picture for this stock. Robert W. Baird has "Hold" rating and $23.0 target. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) on Tuesday, September 12. The company was downgraded on Monday, November 9 by ...

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  • Former Uber CEO Kalanick says relationship with 'big brother' Google soured
Former Uber CEO Kalanick says relationship with 'big brother' Google soured

Kalanick testified he did not ask Levandowski to bring Google information to Uber, or that Levandowski ever told him he had Google data. I was meeting with Larry Page . "I did not", Kalanick answered. He continued to praise the company he started and used the word "us" when talking about Uber despite resigning in June.

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  • Sensex closes 561 points lower, Nifty fails to reclaim 10500
Sensex closes 561 points lower, Nifty fails to reclaim 10500

At the end of the first-hour Sensex stood at 33,820 with a loss of 937 points and Nifty stood at 10,383 with a loss of 283 points.Prominent scrips with USA link like Tata Motors , Axis Bank , Yes Bank and Idea cellular have taken a heavy beating.

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  • Amit Shah calls Chandrababu Naidu, asks him not to take 'tough decisions'
Amit Shah calls Chandrababu Naidu, asks him not to take 'tough decisions'

At the meeting, Chandrababu Naidu reportedly told TDP MPs to use all possible means, including disrupting Parliament to mount pressure on Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government at the Centre. "Till now we have not done that and if there is no reaction then the party chief will decide the future course of action", said JC Diwakar Reddy,...

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  • Minister Insists Tory Party Is Not Run By 'Extreme Right-Wing Cabal'
Minister Insists Tory Party Is Not Run By 'Extreme Right-Wing Cabal'

Downing Street says Britain is " categorically " leaving the customs union post-Brexit - a statement viewed alternately as a salve to calm backbenchers over UK-EU ties, or as a red flag for Tory mutineers. Speaking at a City of London dinner on Monday, Bailey said: "There is a range of operational issues arising from Brexit which, if not tackled, w...

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  • Equity Investment Corp Sells 52786 Shares of Wells Fargo & Co
Equity Investment Corp Sells 52786 Shares of Wells Fargo & Co

The institutional investor held 5,983 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $334,000, down from 29,333 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm has "Hold" rating by Susquehanna given on Thursday, January 4. Robert W. Baird upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Monday, September 19 report.

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  • Boeing's stock set to add 120 points to Dow industrials
Boeing's stock set to add 120 points to Dow industrials

The S&P 500 healthcare index fell 1.5%. Technology companies also fell. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks picked up 4.88 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 1,579.87. The stock, which has been the biggest gainer in the Dow over the past year, added $19.75 to $357.46. OIL: Benchmark U.S. crude rose 55 cents to $65.28 per barrel on the...

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  • Dow Jones down over 300 points
Dow Jones down over 300 points

Fourth-quarter earnings for the S&P 500 are now seen growing 13.2 percent, up from 12 percent at the beginning of the year, according to Thomson Reuters data. As of Monday's close, health care was on pace for its best monthly performance since October 1999 when it gained 10.98 percent. The Russell 2000 is up 39.47 points, or 2.6 percent.

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  • Samsung is now working to make chips specifically designed for cryptocurrency mining
Samsung is now working to make chips specifically designed for cryptocurrency mining

The upbeat outlook from the world's biggest maker of memory chips comes as investors look for signs of an end to the massive expansion in the global semiconductor business that has driven profits at chipmakers in recent years. Last October, it showed off a bitcoin mining cluster consisting of 40 Galaxy S5 handsets as part of its upcycling initiativ...

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  • Arun Jaitley to break tradition, to deliver budget in Hindi
Arun Jaitley to break tradition, to deliver budget in Hindi

Finance minister Arun Jaitley will present his fifth and final full budget in the Parliament on Thursday. A Reuters poll showed most economists expect a 3.2 percent deficit as the government looks to increase investments in key areas such as agriculture to bolster its re-election prospects in elections due by 2019.

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  • Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, JPMorgan starting healthcare company
Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, JPMorgan starting healthcare company

Later in the day, President Trump said in his State of the Union speech that reducing the price of prescription drugs would be one of his "greatest priorities", adding that the difference between USA prices and those in other countries was "very unfair".

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  • Pierre Agnes: Boardriders boss goes missing at sea in France
Pierre Agnes: Boardriders boss goes missing at sea in France

The speedboat belonging to sportswear maker Quiksilver CEO Pierre Agnes lays ashore on the beach of Hossegor , southwestern France, Tuesday. Authorities from the Landes prefecture said winds were mild in the region, but waves nearing 2.5 metres in height were limiting visibility.

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  • Facebook, Instagram Banning All Bitcoin, ICO, Other Cryptocurrency Ads
Facebook, Instagram Banning All Bitcoin, ICO, Other Cryptocurrency Ads

The move is particularly interesting given Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's interest in cryptocurrency. Leathern acknowledged that the policy may hit some legitimate ads as well. "This policy is part of an ongoing effort to improve the integrity and security of our ads, and to make it harder for scammers to profit from a presence on Facebook", Le...

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  • Keurig Announces Merger With Dr Pepper Snapple
Keurig Announces Merger With Dr Pepper Snapple

The stock had a trading volume of 11,926,623 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,334,240. Interocean Capital Llc increased Dr Pepper Snapple Gp ( DPS ) stake by 28.61% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. It has a 10.27 P/E ratio. It offers flavored carbonated soft drinks and non-carbonated beverages (NCBs), including ready-to-drink teas, jui...

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