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....and 13 action news reporter marissa kynaston was there for it.. people crowded the sidewalks of the las vegas strip-- holding up signs that read-- fight for 15. its a national effort-- low wage workers from across the country are protesting for a higher minimum wage. protests like this one-- are expected to take place in over 300 cities-- and nearly 20 different airports. all of them-- with workers from fast food restaurants-- airports-- uber-- and childcare. take sot laura martin, of nevada 07:58:55:18 saying, you know what, i take care of your kids, i take care of seniors, i'm doing security to keep you safe, and i'm making a the day-- they will be holding a march in downtown later this afternoon. mk-- 13an. cold front has passed and chilly air takes over as it is
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common throughout southern nevada but highs in the city will only range between 54 and 59 degrees. on top of the cold air, winds 35 mph. this gives the valley a feel-like temperature range between 44 and 49 degrees! tomorrow morning, a freeze warning will be in place for the city due to temperatures dropping to between 28 and 32 degrees during the hours of 2am an ready to fight one of president elect donald trump's campaign promises. parker collins shows us what students and faculty are doing to make the university a "sanctuary campus" 19:06:49-19:07:21 i've been speaking with some of the faculty that helped write this petition that's been going around unlv for a little while now it's online take vo at
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it is hoping to make unlv a behind it if deferred action for childhood arrivals is repealed that is president obama's executive action they're hoping that the university won't turn over information of students and faculty who are affiliated with the university take sot conrad pilapio, unlv student 21:21:29-21:21:41 "i value my citizenship and i think to accept illegal aliens in any form cheapens the value of my citizenship and that would just be horri shane webber, unlv student 21:42:13-21:42:20 "this country was founded on it and i believe that they have the opportunity to make this a sanctuary i think they should go for it." 19:07:25-19:07:39 the people who wrote this tell me it already has hundreds of signatures they're hoping to turn it in next month and there are letters like this one right now-- wildfires are
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southeast. thousands of people are being forced to leave their homes.. even popular tourists spots - like "dollywood" in tennessee - are being evacuated. more than 10 thousand animals are trapped at ripley's aquariam of the smokies. at least 100 homes have burned. the fires are being fanned by strong winds, and the worst drought in a decade. ground crews are struggling to put out the flames. in our second half hour, we are hearing from the desperate people trapped in the middle of all of this. parton has just released a statement saying in part -- "i am praying for all the families affected by the fire and the firefighters who are working so hard to keep everyone safe." we're on top of a developing story this midday. investigators are on the scene of an airline disaster in south america. a plane carrying a brazilian soccer team went down in a mountainous region of columbia. 81 people were onboard and officials say all but 6 died in the crash.
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new and heartbreaking images? from columbia.. as crews begin removing bodies from the crash site.. where you can barely make out this was a plane.. and incredibly.. there are survivors. ((sot pop in spanish)) presser "overnight, 6 survivors emerged.." according to authorities.. there are 6 survivors rushed to the hospital overnight.. 75 others onboard.. many of them.. members of a brazilian soccer team on its way to a tournament.. were killed. ((sot pop in portuguese)) brazilian president michel temer presser "sadly, all we president.. today.. offered his condolences to the victims' families.. calling the incident.. extremely sad. the circumstances.. are still under investigation.. but so far.. we're told.. the british aero space rj-85.. owned by a charter company.. was near its destination.. flying from bolivia to columbia.. and this is a look at the flight radar.. showing the final moments.. the plane circling several times.. the crew.. reportedly saying there was an electrical problem.. before crashing. the soccer team from chapecoense.. posted this on facebook..
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one of the players, alan ruschel.. a 27-year-old defender seen here with his teammates.. is said to be one of the survivors. elizabeth tag: authorities say.. in all, 3 soccer players, two crew members and one journalist survived.. and for the 75 victims, the brazilian president just declared three days of mourning. eh, abc news, ny. new this midday -- president elect donald trump has just named elaine chao as as she served as secretary of labor under president george w. bush from 2001 to 2009, and also served as deputy secretary of transportation . this morning classes are back to normal at ohio state university, and right now -- the fbi digging deeper to learn what pushed the somali immigrant overboard, leading to the attack. the fbi is now looking at social media posts and also an address where the suspect lived. the suspect was recently profiled in the university
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for muslims feelings scared on campus. authorities believe he may have become radicalized. police now saying ithe attack may have been worse were it not for the campus police officer who was in the right place at the right time. sot chief craig stone / ohio state univ. police - our officer was on-scene in less than a minute and he ended the situation in less than a minute. he engaged the suspect and he eliminated the threat. in all - eleven people hurt, one critically when the suspect chased people with a butcher's knife. this morning -- an urgent warning about some shameless thieves!! they are targeting elderly women! we'll explain how their scam works... then later -- some cities in california are proposing a tax for binge watchers! but could it come to nevada ? greg? winter freeze is coming! i am tracking it in your 13 first alert forecast
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new unwrapped toy valued between 10 and 20 dollars. yasmeen is in our lobby right now... distributed to the las vegas rescue mission. tag tag tag findlay toyota, nevada coin mart and zippy shell are proud sponsors of 13 action news and the 13 days of giving. today is giving tuesday if you'd like to support your local community and up next -- we'll tell you
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today is giving tuesday if you'd like to support your local community and up next -- we'll tell you about a fundraiser that benefits a local center for autism and developmental disabilities. and -- elderly women being targeted by some dangerous scammers here in the valley!! police say they're going after them in person-- and in a certain part of town.
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one of those is the upcoming touro unive lights soire that benefits their center for autism & developmental disabilities. joining me now is melody crickman (touro university nevada) questions tell us what to expect at the event? you have some pretty unique items up for grabs at the silent auction - tell us about them? what does the money raised go to? if someone cannot attend how can they still support the families
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soire date of event: sunday, dec 4 tickets: tickets are still
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thanks todd. greg bennett joins us now with some good and bad news... greg when does the freeze warning go in effect??
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whipped into the valley. mainly sunny skies will be common throughout southern nevada but highs in the city will only range between 54 and 59 degrees. on top of the cold air, winds will be whipping up from the north between 10 and 20 mph through most of the day with an occasional gust between 25 and 35 mph. feel-like temperature range between 44 and 49 degrees! tomorrow morning, a freeze warning will be in place for the city due to temperatures dropping to between 28 and 32 degrees during the hours of 2am and 8am. please check your pipes, pets, plants, and elderly friends and family member to make sure you are prepped for freezing conditions. low to mid 50s for highs will be common through saturday with sunday increasing temperatures to the upper 50s and lower 60s. a new front will pass but only bring in another breeze friday
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clouds thursday and friday . a new scam seems to be targeting elderly women on the throughout southern nevada but highs in the city will only range between 54 and 59 degrees. on top of the cold air, winds will be whipping up from the north between 10 and 20 mph through most of the day with an occasional gust between 25 and 35 mph. thi feel-like temperature range between 44 and 49 degrees! tomorrow morning, a freeze warning will be in place for the city due to temperatures dropping to between 28 and 32 degrees during the hours of 2am and 8am. please check your pipes, pets, plants, and elderly friends and family member to make sure you are prepped for freezing conditions. low to mid 50s for highs will be common through saturday with sunday increasing temperatures to the upper 50s and lower 60s. a new front will pass but only
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and saturday and a few extra clouds thursday and friday . a new scam seems to be targeting elderly women on the east side of town. the victims tell us the scam is being carried out in person-- and it's scary. all the women we spoke to were between the age 79 and 91. salon near nellis and sahara. they say strangers came up to them, saying something is wrong with a tire on their car. a few women paid 600 to fix the problem. but one, says the crook turned violent and stole her 4-carat ring right off her finger! i just started beating him in the face with the cell phone in my hand with the nails as far and as deep as i coudl just gouge him (butted with) "i was just sitting in my car crying....trying to piece
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of what had happened" police officers told the victims they believe the men are gypsies-- specifically targeting elderly women. most of us are guilty of binge- watching netflix, especially with the weather like this.... but some lawmakers are like netflix and hulu! will it come to nevada? the answer is on the other side of the break! plus -- horror in tennessee!! wildfires are threatening thousands of people...and they are sharing their experience with us are sharing their experience with us -- next. from contact 13 this morning --
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favorite shows on streaming services like netflix and amazon but now you could face a tax for using those popular services! abc's nick watt has the details upsound: the gilmore girls s1e1 17:30ish i mean it. this is my stress relief.
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bad news, gilmore girls. binging on netflix might soon become not quite so chill. upsound: stranger things e7 1:28 the bad men are coming! [gfx] dozens of cities across california are considering taxing netflix and other video streaming services. upsound: unbreakable kimmy schmidt s2e9 15:40 ohhh jepppers!! this is bad!!!! maybe for kimmy ....not for municipalities cutters.' their argument? we're taxed on cable tv subscriptions, so why not streaming? gfx: with 47 million netflix subscribers in the us? tax rates ranging from 1 to 11 percent of your bill could mean a potential tax pot of over sot: michael beckerman. president and ceo, the internet association. they plan to tax it like they would any other utility. upsound: the crown queen: and that would be bad? guy: a disaster ma'am netflix tells us: "it's a dangerous precedent." sot: michael beckerman. president and ceo, the internet association. slippery slope. they could tax music online, any other apps. pasadena, for example, considering a 9.4% levy. upsound: gilmore girls s1e1 1:00:30 luke: hey how much is this going to cost? about a
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upsound: unbreakable kimmy schmidt s2e2 17:06 titus: unacceptable! [gfx] some netflix users in chicago agree, filing a class action lawsuit after their city imposed a 9 percent tax on streaming services last year. in pennsylvania it's 6% statewide. upsoind: oitnb s3e9 42:47 red: tell me what to do nicky!! i don't know what to do!!! sot: michael beckerman. president and ceo, the internet association. i think we'll beat it. we've got consumers on our side. upsound: bojack horseman s2e feel like that story had a lot . this morning -- local motorcycle riders are demanding change. they say an intersection is way too dangerous. what they're asking be done to make it safer. also up next -- people trapped inside buildings feet away from
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plus -- donald trump going on a twitter attack overnight - this time - he's calling out reporters - and making another cabinet pick. but first we are staying on top of the latest developments in tennessee.... right now dozens of wildfires are forcing evacuations overnight from popular tourist including dolly parton's "dollywood" - winds up to 60 miles an hour spread flames - and destroy homes - abc's rob marciano has the latest overnight, wildfires raging across the great smoking mountains in tennessee..... burning at least 100 homes........ forcing mandatory evacuations.... and threatening one of the area's biggest tourist atractions....dollywo od...... smokypresserwvlt 01;01;00;15 gatlinburg fire chief greg
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if you're a person of prayer, we could use your prayers the popular tourist destination turned into an orange armageddon.....smog on the streets looking more like snow than ash. owners trying to protect hotels and lodges already lit up with the fires fanned by strong winds and the southeasts worst drought in a decade. motorists fleeing downtown gatlinburg as authorities order a mandatory evacuation because of worsening wind conditions. ground crews struggling to put out the flames. helicopters not allowed to fly due to the dangerous conditions. that was rob marciano reporting. own forecast. we're about to be under a freeze warning! forecast. we're about to be under a freeze warning!
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cold front has passed and chilly air takes over as it is whipped into the valley. common throughout southern nevada but highs in the city will only range between 54 and 59 degrees. on top of the cold air, winds 35 mph. this gives the valley a feel-like temperature range between 44 and 49 degrees! tomorrow morning, a freeze warning will be in place for the city due to temperatures dropping to between 28 and 32 degrees during the hours of 2am and 8am.
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everybody that you can motorcycle riders are demanding safety changes... at an intersection they call a "death trap." riders say at rainbow and oquendo you can't tell where the road ends and where the sidewalk begins. this video of someone ranting about the area now has more than 8- thousand views... in just a day. it's all shadows! there aren't any lights... its nothing! (white flash) black! this is where my buddy hit!" leroy bena-videz believes this is what caused him to crash there two months ago-- leaving with him a long list of injuries he's still recovering from today. leroy benavidez 20.01.55.00 "the cones and barrels put there after my accident are now gone again. so the next guy coming down through there riding again can't see it. it makes you angry." (buttedwith) 20.01.20.00 "how much time does it take to put a barrel or a flashing light." we reached out to the county,
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looking into the issue. take a look at your screen... police need your help finding this man. they say is a suspect in a string of armed robberies at convinience stores in the southeast part of the valley. officers identifed him as lamar griffin. he's currently wanted on 6 counts of robbery. he is considered armed and dangerous. it's an image no homeowner wants to see; st rummaging through your home. neighbors living near durango and flamingo say these kinds of crimes are happening in their area..and they want the thieves caught. sot i had to sleep with the lights on, cause i dont know if someone's gonna come back or break in. emily is living in fear after thieves ransacked her house while she was on vacation. she got an alert on her phone..and watched the whole thing lives from thousands of
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driving a nice car, going on vacations. we work hard to get where we are at. the thieves stole thousands of dollars worth of clothing and jewelry..and even got away with emily's car. unfortuantely she's not the only victim. according to metro's crime map, break-ins are on the rise in this area. the two people in this video haven't been caught yet--but if you recognize them, call police. the valley family who's ripped right from their front porch recieved some good news. they now have their decorations back. after we aired the surveillance video from the home near cactus and jones last week, the family says crime stoppers was flooded with tips and detectives were able to track down the thieves and recover the decorations. happening right now -- our 13 days of giving campaign is underway! we are asking you
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dollars. yasmeen is in our lobby right now... collecting toys that will be distributed to the las vegas rescue mission. tag tag tag findlay toyota, nevada coin mart and zippy shell are proud sponsors of 13 action news and
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giving. now to the latest on h transition. the president elect has asked a big obamacare opponent -- to be his health secretary. and overnight... trump unleashed new twitter attacks on reporters. abc's tom llamas is covering the transition from trump tower in manhattan (show all his new tweets in a graphic) overnight, donald trump unleashing a twitter tirade, retweeting attacks on a journalist, after the president elect claimed voter fraud, but provided no proof of voter misconduct like this one: "@highonhillcrest: @jeffzeleny what proof do u
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suffer from millions of fraud votes? journalist? do your job! @cnn" trump is furious about green party candidate jill stein's recount in 3 crucial "@highonhillcrest: @jeffzeleny what proof do u have donaldtrump did not suffer from millions of fraud votes? journalist? do your job! @cnn" trump is furious about green party candidate jill stein's recount in 3 crucial be most likely to be discovered in the three states where we are looking," but many are wondering why trump tweeted this baseless claim "millions of people who voted illegally" to explain why he lost the team pointing to this 2012 pew study, which said "more than 1.8 million deceased individuals are listed as voters" link: http://www.pewtrusts.org//medi a/legacy/up loadedfiles/pcsass ets/2012/pewupgradingvo terregistrationpdf.pdf but the primary author of the study date registration records due to people moving or dying, but found no evidence that voter fraud resulted. https://twitter.com/beckerdavid j/status/80 3301506254508033 https://twitter.com/beckerdavid j/status/80 3301967875321857
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most unfortunate that the conspiracy theory. back in trump tower the president-elect busy shaping his cabinet... overnight, transition sources confirming he is expected to name congressman tom price - a georgia republican who started his career as a surgeon and has been a staunch critic of obamacare - as the next secretary of health and human services -- trump also considering retired general david petraeus - sot petraeus: the meeting went very well. cia- forced to resign after he leaked classified information to his mistress - for secretary of state - (gfx) trump saying he's a "big fan". u-n-l-v's student newspaper has a new name... the rebel yell will now be known as scarlet & gray free
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known as scarlet & gray free press. and senator harry reid is praising the name change saying the paper has long been an independent voice for the unlv students. the change comes after staff members, and some students became concerned that the name "rebel yell" is a nod to the confederacy and advocates institutionalized racism. today the oldest woman in the world is turning1 and she's sharing her secret of living this long...and it may surprise you! and -- they call it the "golden ticket of beer"-- how you can win free tickets to the super bowl for life! 11:45 blvd. mall - they can talk its 1.4 million dollar of improvements for mall, holiday giving, plus
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delivery guy may be sporting antlers. domino's pizza in japan, appearing to get in the holiday spirit. cnn's jeanne moos reports on the possibility that the pizza delivery guy may be sporting antlers. --reporter pkg-as follows-- who needs reindeer... nat: so bright to deliver presents when they can deliver pizza. domino's in japan says it's training reindeer at a driving school to deliver pizza in one of japan's coldest, snowiest regions. "if a reindeer runs properly, it can go as fast as 80 kilometers per hour. it's especially fast on snow, as though it's equipped with snow shoes." yeah well if
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domino's should expect lawsuits. nats: ho ho grandma watch out! the trainers... customers can check on their progress. (jeanne moos) "so how do you say publicity stunt in japanese?" publicity stunt--senden coy. domino's is no stranger to marketing ploys. take the edible box domino's uk dreamed up for april fools. just last month domino's in new zealand demonstrated... the pizza delivery drone. it flew to the appointed address and lowered a pizza. company officials in new zealand say that in the next make up 25 percent of deliveries. and before the drone, domino's in australia presented... nats: the big day arrived the pizza delivery robot. with a top speed of about 12 miles per hour, it can't take to the highway, but it can chat with customers and dodge obstacles. from high tech... to low tech...is that tomato sauce making rudolph's nose red? jeanne moos cnn ny check this out! our
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finally getting a break from mother nature. a winter storm blasted northern utah with heavy snow through much of the day yesterday. snowfall started right in the middle of the morning commute. there were several slideoffs and even a rollover on i-15. hit utah this thursday. cold front has passed and chilly air takes over as it is whipped into the valley. mainly sunny skies will be common throughout southern nevada but highs in the city will only range between 54 and 59 degrees.
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winds will be whipping up from the north between 10 and 20 mph through most of the day with an occasional gust between 25 and 35 mph. this gives the valley a feel-like temperature range between 44 and 49 degrees! tomorrow morning, a freeze warning will be in place for the city due to temperatures dropping to between 28 and 32 degrees during the hours of 2am and 8am. please check yr plants, and elderly friends and family member to make sure you are prepped for freezing conditions. low to mid 50s for highs will be common through saturday with sunday increasing temperatures to the upper 50s and lower 60s. a new front will pass but only bring in another breeze friday and saturday and a few extra clouds thursday and friday . it's the season for giving and
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states in the country. wallet-hub compared all 50- states on key factors...like percentage of income donated, percentage of sheltered homeless, and volunteer rates. our state came in at number -47-... followed by texas, california, and arizona. utah topped the list as the most charitable state. health officials in the bay
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community thanksgiving dinner. the meal was served at an american legion hall..and fed over 800 people on the holiday. over the weekend, eight people were hospitalized suffering from nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. three of them died. four were treated and released. one is still in the hospital. we're told all the victims live in a group home together.. sot: mcnitt "all of the patients are associated with the same living facility, so it's unclear if the illness is day event or to the living situation." health department investigators are interviewing patients and testing food samples. turning overseas now.. an incredible video showing two people - risking their lives - to help a drivers whos vehicle was stuck in reverse. this happened on an australian highway. the driver somehow became unconscious..and you can see the car was circling out of control. it took several minutes....
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vehicle. the driver was taken to the hospital. it's unclear what caused the medical episode. the welcome to north las vegas sign has undergone a major makeover... and today we'll get to see the landmark's new look! mayor john lee will be joined by students from williams elementary to unveil the new sign on the corner of pecos and owens at 1-30. earlier this year students asked the mayor if they could adopt the sign, which was williams elementary has also agreed to help maintain the area around the sign. right now-- bud light is giving you the chance to win free super bowl tickets for life! it's like the golden ticket from willy wonka-- except with beer. what you have to do is find one of the 37-thousand golden "bud light" cans. take a picture with it and use the hash-tags "s-b-tix-for-life" and "sweeps". six winners will be chosen every week, and they'll get season tickets for their
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what's the secret to a long life? eating two eggs a day... and cookies. that's what emma morano says has kept her going. the guinness book of world records considers her not only the oldest living person, she's also the last person still alive who was born in the 19-th century... meaning the 18-00's. november 29-th, 18-99 to be exact. happy birthday emma! we're just getting breaking
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missing person here in las vegas!! we'll be back with t more! and greg will have a final check of your first alert forecast. you're watching 13 action news, where you get breaking news fast and first. stay with us.
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help finding this man. take a good look at your screen! this is christian harned. he was last seen yesterday at approximately 2:30 in an apartment complex located in the area grand teton and hualapai way. harned suffers from asperger's and may be fearful of police. if you see him -- call police! workers fighting for higher pay are protesting here in las vegas it's all part of the push to get the federal minumim wage raised to 15 dollars an hour.
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by the stratosphere-- to the mcdonalds on paradise and sahara. and before we go, here's a look at tonight's primetime lineup-- 8 -- the middle 830 -- american housewife 9 - fresh off the boat 930 the real oneals 10 marvel's agents of s.h.i.e.l.d. that's it for us. the chew is up next. and be sure to watch 13 action news live at 3. at ktnv-dot-com on our ktnv
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