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"es.tv."3 the morning news at 5:00 starts now... now... 3 today will be sunny with highs in the 30s.but tomorrow there could be a chance for brief flurries for upstate along with accumulating snow in the mountains. mountains. 3 city officials in greenville are making sure the upstate stays true to its name.. a greener and cleaner environment. the details, up next. next.a six week old baby who spent nearly two weeks in the hospital--- has been released this morning -- what's next for the child. 3 good morning.... it's tuesday, january 19i'm ben hill hilland i'm lauren elise, with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay. thanks for joining us on the morning news.we do have some schools delays this morning: mitchell, madison, yancey and avery county schools in the mountains are all on a 2-hour
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3 sunny with highs in the 20s for the mountains and 30s in the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow comes wednesday, with highs in the 30s and low 40s. 3 ((wrap up)) 3*********hold****** *********hold******3 we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center.
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3 in an overnight development: greer firefighters say they were able to stop a fire from spreading to a home.a small building next to a mobile home caught fire on "reece avenue" late monday night.we're told a generator exploded and that started the fire.luckily no one was hurt. 3 3 in a developing story --it's news no family wants to hear. human remains were found in anderson county over the weekend and this morning -- we know who they belong to. to.on monday --the coroner says they were able to identify the remains as gary burton -- who was reported missing last summer. 3 we spoke with burton's wife off camera -- and she says his heart problems took a huge toll on him mentally.she says they were separated -- but after she hadn't heard from him in weeks, she knew something was wrong. the coroner says burton's heart 3 3 "during that processing time,
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defibrillator and it has serial number and we were able to trace it back to greenville hospital system and to our victim mr. burton." burton."the coroner says they should have a cause of death within the next couple of days. 3 3 in a fox carolina follow up -- a seneca baby who was at the center of a horrific child abuse case is **now in foster care. 3 we're told the six week old is continuing to recover after what the police chief described as one of the worst abuse cases he's ever seenthe accused attacker-the mother's boyfriend "leroy morris" is behind bars. bars.the child's mother, whitney barnwell, was also arrested and charged with child neglect. police say she knew that morris was abusing alcohol and drugs while caring for her baby and two other children. 3 3 covering our counties --in buncombe county -- asheville police say they need your help finding the person who shot a man. 3 the victim told police he was shot in hillcrest around on monday. he was taken to the hospital and is expected to be okay.anyone with information
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3 in spartanburg county--police are looking for the robbers who held up two restaurant delivery workers. 3 spartanburg police say a marco's pizza delivery woman was robbed at "kensington manor" friday night.they said the guy had a gun-- took her money and the pizzas too. then on saturday night, police say a guy delivering chinese food was robbed at the prince hall apartments. the robber was armed with a gun and took money and the food. right now, police have not said if the two are connected. 3 in greenville county:police say they have two robbers behind bars after they were found hiding out in a waffle house. house.here's a look at the duo- david dozier and deveon hall- both were said to be armed and wearing a mask- police say their spree started at the b-p on laurens road early monday- 3 officers say the duo stole cash, cigarrettes and the clerk's cell phone-they took off but police say a short time later they ran into a semi- so, they jumped out and ran to a nearby waffle house- they were captured a short time later. 3 3 greenville leaders are on a mission to make the city cleaner... and greener.
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a new initiative that will **hopefully do just that. that.fox carolina's ashley minelli is live in downtown greenville- ashley- do we have any idea what this new plan is all about? 3 - no details- dates back to planning in 2010 3 city: - appointed "green ribbon advisory committee" two goals: - advise council on environmentally responsible practices in designing, managing capital improvements in city- develop a sustainability and climate action plan for citytoday's announcement:- in addition to that committee--- mayor knox white, former u-s rep bob inglis, upstate forever... *and* smartpower... d-c based company dedicating to clean, renewable and efficient energy 3
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3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes with nicole. 3 sunny with highs in the 20s for the mountains and 30s in the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow
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the 30s and low 40s. 3 3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this: this:
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3 3 it's ______.water tainted with lead.the national guard is in flint, michigan trying to help. coming up what the city's mayor plans to do today. 3 we head to break with a live look at... usc upstateyou're watching the morning news on fox carolin
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hey, guys, it's annie. now, if you're anything like me, you're always looking for ways to savavmoney, especially when it comes to your weekly grocery trip. well, with walmart every day low prices, saving money while keeping the pantry full... that's easier than you think. in head-to-head shopping, the total at walmart beat that of bi-lo. greenville, the total amount saved at walmart vs. bi-lo was $20.64
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so head to walmart and see what you
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3 you're watching the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole papay, chris scott with pit crew traffic 3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live look at...clemson 3 music fans around the world are mourning one of the members of the legendary rock group: "the eagles". 3 3 take it easy, take it easy easya publicist for the band confirmed glenn frey passed away on monday in new york city.he was suffering from several health issues including complications from pneumonia. the eagles released hit after hit in the
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guitar and keyboard.he also took lead vocal duties for the band and went solo for awhile in the 80's.fellow eagle don henley said in a statement -- quote -- "he was like a brother to me... the bond we forged 45 years ago was never broken."frey was 67. 3 the mayor of flint michigan is expected to head to washington today-- to talk about the city's water crisis. 3 "karen weaver" says she hopes to secure a disaster declaration.flint's water supply was contaminated with lead when the city switched from the detroit system to the flint river back in 20-14. so far -- national guard troops have visited five thousand homes to provide free bottled water and filters for families. more troops are expected to come in after the president declared a state of emergency within the city on saturday. 41-percent of flint's population is below the poverty level. 3 3 next month-- cnn is replacing nbc as the host of the republican national committee's super tuesday debate. 3 the republican national committee made the
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they were moving forward with out nbc's participation. the r-n-c ended its partnership with nbc news late last year after the republican organization had an issue with the way the news network handled the third republican debate in october and the questions the moderators asked the candidates. super tuesday will be broadcast on february 25 in houston, texas. 3 the panthers will likely be without defensive end "jared allen" for sunday's n-f-c championship game. game.coach ron rivera said last night that an m-r-i confirmed allen broke a bone in his foot."kony ealy" would likely slide back into the starting lineup to replace allen -- who's a 12 year veteran.this will be the panthers fourth trip to the nfc championship game.and their first time hosting the matchup. 3 we'll be taking a closer look at the panthers journey to the super bowl bid. join us this sunday for "panthers' pursuit of a title" -shannon sommerville and aaron cheslock will have all the coverage from charlotte -sunday at 5:30. 3 fox carolina will also have game coverage starting at 6 p-m.kickoff is set for 6:40
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3 time for traffic and weather every ten minutes.
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for the mountains and 30s in the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow comes wednesday, with highs in the 30s and low 40s. little to no accumulation is expected. thursday brings mostly cloudy skies and a few showers, with heavier rain on friday. highs will be in the 40s both days. friday late, a changeover back to snow is possible, with
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morning. sunny with highs in the 20s for the mountains and 30s in the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow comes wednesday, with highs in the 30s and low 40s. little to no accumulation is expected. thursday brings mostly cloudy skies and a few showers, with heavier rain on friday. highs will be in the 40s both days. friday late, a changeover back to snow is
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roads by saturday morning. 3 ((weather hit)) 3 now to chris 3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this: spartanburg hit &; run injuries hearon cir ifo mcdonalds mcdonalds
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traffic 3 sponsored by kevin whitaker chevrolet cadillac 3 3 news you need to know..the university of cincinnati will pay 4-point-85 million dollars to the family of "samuel dubose".dubose was shot and killed by a campus police officer back in july after a traffic stop.ray tensing is charged with murder.he is out of jail on bond, awaiting trial. 3 in tennessee the search for a missing two year old continues on this cold morning.deputies say noah chambers went missing during a hike with his grandmother and older sister on thursday. the sheriff office says the family is cooperating - and there is *no criminal investigation. 3 clemson is continuing to honor martin luther king today. a commerative service will be tonight at six oclock in the brooks center.trayvon martin's mother will be the keynote speaker. 3 blue bell ice cream is *now*
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southeast.the company announced on monday -- for the first time since the listeria outbreak -- that they have started to deliver to parts of alabama... georgia... kentucky... tennessee... virginia... and the carolinas. more cities will be added later this month. during the listeria outbreak... blue bell *also laid off some employees. the company says it now plans for all of its furloughed employees to return to work. 3 3 it's (time).guys! if your running out of hair ideas and want to try something new for the new year. this trend may be for you. the details, straight a head. 3 we head to break with a live look at...downtown.. greenville.. you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning
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3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live look at... 3 with the **new year comes **new trends and in 2016 it's not all about women.
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hair trend for guys this year is the "man braid."pictures of a variety of styles have been popping up on social media.the latest hipster trend shows the sides of the head cut short while the top is full of braided hair.celebrities like jared leto, harry styles, and shia labeouf have actually been spotted trying the style
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3 now to weather with nicole 3 sunny with highs in the 20s for the mountains and 30s in the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow comes wednesday, with highs in the 30s and low 40s. 3 ((weather hit)) 3 chris is in the traffic center. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're watching this: spartanburg hit &; run injurieshearon cir ifo mcdonalds mcdonalds 3 you're looking live at:
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3 it's ______.during this cold, it's ______.3 it's ______.during this cold, cold weather.are your pets safe?coming up, find out what one upstate pet facility is doing to try and help. 3 we head to break with a live look at... usc upstateyou're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning news.
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3 the morning news at 5:30 starts now.. now.. 3 today will be sunny with highs in the 30s.but tomorrow there could be a chance for brief flurries for upstate along with accumulating snow in the mountains. mountaiai. 3 with the south carolina's primaries just a month away. we want to make sure you have all the information you need to vote. the details. straight ahead. 3 good morning.... it's
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eliseand i'm ben hill, with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay. thanks for joining us on the morning news. 3 with this week's cold temperatures -- we're reminding you to remember your pets.. outside. outside.astro kennels in simpsonville is actually offering cold weather boarding and doggie daycare.they say if your pet is typically outdoors and you don't want to bring them in...you can bring them there. your pet will get their own kennel with heated flooring plus four walks a day. we have more details on fox
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3 sunny with highs in the 20s for the mountains and 30s in the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow comes wednesday, with highs in the 30s and low 40s. 3 let's send it over to chris.
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3 to chris.let's send it over 3 let's send it over to chris. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center:spartanburg hit &; run injuries on hearon cir ifo mcdonalds mcdonalds 3 you're looking live at: 3 3 u-s navy ships are helping in an underwater search this morning for two helicopters that crashed off the coast of hawaii.12-marines are missing. one of those marines is from right here in the upstate. 3 on monday the community in woodruff gathered to pray for 22 year old sgt. jeffrey sempler and his comrades.all 12 disappeared after two
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coast of oahu during a training exercise last thursday. search crew have found three life rafts but no signs of the marines. the coast guard says they are still hopeful they will find survivors.sempler's family says he was a graduate of woodruff high school in 2011-- when he enlisted in the marines. 3 3 covering our counties:we now know the name of a lady who died in an oconee county crash. crash.troopers say the car was on i-85 near the south carolina border and it veered off the road.it slammed through the cable barrier and ran into a vehicle traveling the other way.according to the coroner -- "lam le" was killed and her husband was taken to the hospital along with the driver of the other car.the crash happened just before 6:30 yesterday morning. 3 a man from the coast is out of jail this morning after deputies say he punched an elderly man in spartanburg county. county.this is a look at "charles whitaker".deputies say they arrested whitaker outside the upward star center sunday afternoon.they say he was waiting for a handicap parking spot when another car
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whitaker started yelling at the 79 year old man.the man says he went to move his car but whitaker punched him in the parking lot. 3 a cherokee county home is **destroyed after a massive fire burned for hours. hours.this is "hidden acres drive" outside of gaffney on monday.six different fire departments were called out to the home to help and bring water supplies.the gaffney fire chief says there was dadage to about half of the home.fortunately the homeowners were able to get out and weren't hurt.the cause of the fire is under investigation- 3 3 in a little more ttn a month- voters in our state will head to the polls for the first primary elections in the south. south.and if you want to cast a ballot... you've got less than two weeks to make sure you're registered in your county. county.fox carolina's ashley minelli is live in downtown greenville-- ashley what's the
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27th- sc is an open primary state- if you're registered to vote, can vote in either greenville county:- update by mail, online or in person at county offices officesimportant dates: - deadline for registration again: feb 27th- deadline to hand in absentee ballots... 5 pm, four days before election- republican: feb 20th- democratic: feb 27th
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3 - need valid license or id- look at the form form 3 this is a look at the 12 republican candidates running for the nomination. nomination.on the democratic side, hillary clinton, bernie sanders, and martin o'malley are all leading the democratic ticket.you can find everything you need to know about the debate on fox carolina dot com. 3 time for weather and traffic
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3 sunny with highs in the 20s for the mountains and 30s in the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow comes wednesday, with highs in the 30s and low 40s. 3 ((weather hit)) 3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center: center:
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3 you are taking a live look at: 3 later this afternoon -- greenville's mayor will close out another year of ice on main. main.starting at three today, mayor "knox white" will lead the closing ceremony.a big donation will also be announcedto "camp courage" with the children's hospital. the winner of the "skate your way to broadway" contest will also be announced. 3 3 it's ______.lawmakers could be giving school leaders more choices when it comes to what they serve in the lunch line. what's being done in washington -- next. 3 we head to break with a live look at...clemson you're
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3 you're watching the morning news. 3 you're watching the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole papay, chris scott with pit crew traffic 3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina---we're taking a live look at... spartanburg.. john b white sr blvd. 3 it was a historic m-l-k day for many at the statehouse on monday mondaymembers of the n- double-a-c-p and those wanting to honor doctor king gathered for the first year since the confederate flag was removed from the state house grounds. the theme of this year's rally was -- improving education. state president "lonnie randolph" says there's still work to be done in the state when it comes to fighting racial inequality and he plans on being back at the capitol in 2017. 3 it looks like gas could drop
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oil prices keep going down. down.for the first time in more than a decade, oil is below 29 bucks per barrel.now that sanctions have been lifted on iran -- leaders say they'll start pumping nearly 1 point 5 million barrels a day into the global economy. economy.gas prices in our area are some of the lowest in the u-s.in north carolina - the average gallon of regular will cost you 1-85.while in south carolina it will cost you 1-65. and in georgia - gas is 1-79 a gallon. 3 a senate committee is set to vote on a bill wednesday that would revise lunch standards in public schools. schools.the bill would allow school leaders more flexibility in what they serve students for lunch.for the past two yeaea, many administrators have complained federal lunch regulations are too strict.if the bill is passed, the agricultural department would have to revise their sodium and grain standards with in 90 days. 3 you may want to hope for clear night skies.. during the next few weeks. weeks.starting tomorrow -- you'll be able to see 5 of the 8 planets just before dawn. astronomers say you will
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planets with the naked eye but a telescope will give you a better view.facing south, the planets will be lined up from left to right starting with mercury, then venus, saturn, mars, and jupiter.all five will be visible at once through february 20th. 3 time for traffic and weather every ten minutes. 3 sunny with highs in the 20s for the mountains and 30s in the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow comes wednesday, with highs in the 30s and low 40s. little to no accumulation is expected. thursday brings mostly cloudy skies and a few showers, with heavier rain on friday. highs will be in the 40s both days.
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to snow is possible, with spotty slick roads by saturday morning. sunny with highs in 3 the 20s for the mountains and 30s in 3 the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow comes wednesday, with highs in the 30s and low 40s. little to no accumulation is expected. thursday brings mostly cloudy skies and a few showers, with heavier rain on friday. highs will be in the 40s both days. friday late, a changeover back to snow is possible, with
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3 ((weather hit)) 3 now to pit crew traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we are watching: watching: 3 you are taking a live look at: pit crew traffic sponsored by 3 kevin whitaker chevrolet cadillac 3 3 time for news you need to know..security forces in iraq are searching the streets for a group of missing americans. leaders in iraq say three men were kidnapped from an apartment known to be a brothel.a local police officer says the men were grabbed from a car while driving to the airport. 3 a group of protesters temporally shut down one side of the san-francisco- oakland bay bridge in a police brutality protest on m-l-k
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themselves and cars together to form a line.traffic was backed up for more than a half hour. 3 fans of "the eagles" are mourning the loss of founding member "glenn frey".reps of the band posted online that he was battling several health conditions including pneumonia. he passed away in new york monday at the age of 67. 3 if you shop at trader joe's -- you may want to check your pantry. pantry.the company posted on their website friday.. that they're recalling all store brand raw cashew pieces. inspectors found possible traces of "salmonella" in one lot -- but all products are being recalled as a precaution. no one has reported being sick. you can bring the cashehe pieces back to the store for a refund or just throw them out. 3 3 it's ______.coming up ...a little girl in greenville is getting a gift she's always wanted after helping others in need.we'll tell you how her generous donation is being paid back. 3 we head to break with a live
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county 3 if you have a serious sweet tooth -- rising chocolate prices could put a dent in your budget. budget.the wall street journal reported thursday that the price of chocolate has gone up by 40 percent since 2012.the report states bad farming practices and poor weather conditions are hurting the supply of cocoa.it also says that demand is at record levels. 3 an upstate girl is getting a christmas present a little late -- thanks to a generous gift she made around the holidays. holidays.you may remember ellery owen.right after christmas she donated all of her christmas money to shriners hospital.ellery says she was glad to help but she had hoped for a sewing machine. the hospital's board of governors helped make that wish come true on monday. 3 3 3 "i am really surprised that my little gift was forty dollars and now i think it's a thousand."
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money every year on christmas." christmas."ellery's little sister - shelby - is being treated at shriners hospital. thanks to ellery's gift - 16- hundred dollars was donated to shriners in her honor. 3 now to weather 3 and traffic every now to weather 3 now to weather and traffic
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3 sunny with highs in the 20s for the mountains and 30s in the upstate. a breeze will make it feel colder. tonight, clouds increase with lows in the teens and 20s. a chance for wintry mix and light snow comes wednesday, with highs in the 30s and low 40s. 3 3 let's send it over to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're keeping an eye on:
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3 you're looking live at: 3 3 it's ______.the south carolina's primaries are just a month away. and we want to make sure you have all the information you need to vote. the details. straight ahead. 3 be sure to stay with fox carolina all morning long. we're bringing you the days top stories until nine o'clock. throughout our four hours of
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the morning news at 6:00 starts now... now... 3 today will be sunny with highs in the 30s.but tomorrow there could be a chance for brief flurries for upstate along with accumulating snow in the mountains. mountains. 3 you are going to want to heat those cars ananbundle the kids up.im live in greenville--and i can tell you it is cold! 3 good morning.... it's tuesday, january 19i'm ben hill hilland i'm lauren elise, with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay. thanks for joining us on the
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