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Coming up on News 7-
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The Bronx Zoo in New York provides the rare antivenum needed to save the life of a Virginia man. Americans volunteer manpower and supplies following yesterday's earthquake in El Salvador. And, leads fail to surface in the search for a missing Bedford County man.
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News 7 is next.





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Dress rehearsals in the nation's capitol today for President-Elect George W. Bush's inauguration. Meanwhile... some local residents prepare to "hail the chief."
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Good evening, I'm Teresa Hamilton.




[Inaugural]


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President-elect Bush will be sworn into office in less than one week. And while most of the world will watch the event on television, some folks from the Roanoke Valley will be on hand to witness the historic event first hand. Kate Weidaw reports.
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((George W. Bush is just days away from becoming the 43rd President of the United States. And newly-elected Roanoke Mayor Ralph Smith is days away from attending his first Presidential inauguration.

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((RALPH SMITH: I EXPECT IT TO BE QUITE A CROSS SECTION OF THE COUNTRY GOING TO THE SWEARING IN CEREMONIES AND I THINK WHEN WE GET TO THE INAUGURAL BALL SATURDAY NIGHT IT WILL BE MORE PARTISAN.))
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But this years' inauguration is expected to draw plenty opposition. The largest number of protesters since Richard Nixon's 1973 inauguration are planning to be at the nations capital. But the Chairman of Roanoke County's Republican Party says that will just make things more exciting.

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((ED LYNCH/ROANOKE CO. REPUBLICAN PARTY CHAIRMAN: I THINK IT WILL BE MORE INTENSE ON THE PART OF THE REPUBLICANS WE HAD TO FIGHT FOR THIS NOT ONLY THROUGH A VERY LONG CAMPAIGN BUT THEN THROUGH ALL THE EFFORTS OF THE DEMOCRATS TO STEAL THE VICTORY IN FLORIDA.))
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Ed Lynch predicts Bush will pleasantly surprise the American people when he takes office, despite the fact that debates over this years' election process continue.

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((ED LYNCH: I THINK BUSH IS LIKELY TO DO A LOT BETTER THEN MANY PEOPLE WOULD THINK IN THIS SITUATION BECAUSE HE'S BEEN THROUGH THIS BEFORE IN TEXAS HE HAD AN EQUALLY DIVIDED SENATE HE HAD A CLOSELY DIVIDED HOUSE, IT'S A SITUATION WHERE HE EXCELS.))
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And when Bush takes the podium on Saturday his speech is expected to "set a healing tone to call on the best of the country.'' Kate Weidaw News 7 Roanoke.))



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Dress rehearsals for Saturday's inauguration were held on the steps of the nation's capitol today.
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Uniformed military personnel stood in for the dignitaries - wearing cards that said such things as ''President'' and ''Vice President's Spouse''. Trumpet players had their chance to practice "Hail to the Chief." The rehearsals even managed to tie up traffic .. Pennsylvania Avenue was closed for the procession of an empty motorcade.
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Former President Ronald Reagan is on the mend-- one day after undergoing surgery for a broken hip.
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Doctors say the President had a good night and has already started eating. As far as medication-- Reagan is taking very little which his doctor says is quite remarkable for a hip repair such as this one.
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((KEVIN EHRHART/LEAD ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON: IT IS EXPECTED AND HOPED BUT THERE IS NO GUARANTEE THAT HE WILL GET BACK TO THE LEVEL HE WAS BEFORE THIS HAPPENED AND THAT'S THE GOAL WITH ALL HIP FRACTURES.))
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[VO-NAT]

Former first lady Nancy Reagan has been at her husband's side since he fell Friday afternoon at their Bel-Air home. The former president has Alzheimer's disease. He turns 90 next month.
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The president of El Salvador is asking for 3-thousand coffins in the wake of a devastating earthquake there this weekend. Crews from the U-S are helping search for hundreds of missing people. Pamela McCall reports.
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((A NEIGHBORHOOD RIPPED APART BY A MASSIVE EARTHQUAKE -- IS NOW UNITED IN ITS QUEST TO FIND SURVIVORS.
ROUND-THE-CLOCK RESCUE EFFORTS CONTINUE IN LAS COLINAS, EL SALVADOR... AFTER A 7-POINT-6 QUAKE ROCKED CENTRAL AMERICA SATURDAY ... BURYING PARTS OF THIS TOWN JUST WEST OF THE SALVADORAN CAPITAL. AS SPECIALLY-TRAINED DOGS SNIFF THROUGH THE RUBBLE, HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE DIG BY HAND -- HOPING TO SPOT ANY SIGNS OF LIFE.
SO FAR, THE AGONIZING SEARCH HAS TURNED UP MOSTLY CORPSES. BUT THERE ARE STILL MOMENTS OF GREAT JOY. EARLY SUNDAY MORNING, RESCUE CREWS PULLED A 20-YEAR OLD WOMAN FROM THE WRECKAGE OF A HOUSE. THE INJURED ARE BEING TAKEN TO A MAKESHIFT WARD. MEANWHILE THOSE WITHOUT HOMES HUDDLE IN THE STREETS -- WITH ONLY BLANKETS AND A NEARBY FIRE TO KEEP THEM WARM. THIS REVEREND -- WHO IS ORIGINALLY FROM NEW JERSEY -- LOST HIS CHURCH IN THE QUAKE.
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e meeting hall collapsed. Fortunately no one was hurt. We got out into the street and never having experienced an earthquake before it was a strange feeling to see the earth not moving but just throwing us from side to side and we were falling down.") ON SUNDAY, POPE JOHN PAUL THE SECOND URGED THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TO OFFER AID TO THE QUAKE VICTIMS. SPAIN AND THE UNITED STATES ARE AMONG THE COUNTRIES NOW SENDING OVER EMERGENCY MANPOWER AND SUPPLIES.
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BUT WHAT CAN'T BE REPLACED ARE THE LIVES LOST BY THIS DEVASTATING TRAGEDY.
(Pamela McCall CBS News New York)

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An earthquake shook a wide area of Los Angeles yesterday - followed by two aftershocks.
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The magnitude four point three quake struck the area around six thirty PM. Experts say the quake and aftershocks are NOT believed to be related to the deadly earthquake in El Salvador.
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(( WE DO SEE TRIGGERING OF EARTHQUAKES BUT NOT USUALLY A MATTER OF MORE THAN A FEW HUNDRED MILES AWAY AND THIS IS REALLY PROBABLY TOO FAR.))
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Authorities say there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
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A search for a missing Bedford County man fails to turn up any leads. New information in the case of 53-year-old James Walker prompted authorities to search a pond most of the weekend.
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Investigators spent Saturday dredging this pond looking for Walker's body.
Walker lived on this property on Cool Springs Road with the owner, Donald Adams.
Adams reported Walker missing last April.
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((MILTON GRAHAM/BEDFORD CITY POLICE CHIEF: LAST FRIDAY WE HAS AN INMATE IN THE BLUE RIDGE REGIONAL JAIL CONTACT US STATING HE HAD KNOWLEDGE OF THE WHEREABOUTS OF JAMES WALKER. DURING AN INTER IT HAD BEEN ALLEGED WALKER WAS KILLED AND DUMPED IN A POND IN A POND IN THE TAYLOR MOUNTAIN SECTION OF BEDFORD COUNTY.))
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The inmate alleges Adams told him he killed Walker.
Chief Graham says Adams is cooperating with authorities. No arrests have been made.
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A collision at a Salem intersection sends three people to the hospital today.
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It happened at the intersection of Lynchburg Turnpike and Hemlock. Police say the teenage driver of a black Ford failed to yield the right of way to an Oldsmobile. The driver of the Ford and another juvenile passenger, as well as a woman in the Oldsmobile were taken to the hospital .. Police say their injuries are NOT life-threatening. So far, no charges have been filed.
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Still ahead on News 7 - a new program in Campbell County aims to boot bad students back in shape. We'll explain.
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And a special delivery from New York saves the life of a Virginia man who found his pet snake to be less than charming...
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A collector of exotic snakes from Sussex County is recovering in a Richmond hospital tonight. 42-year-old Tom Townsend found himself in a slippery situation yesterday when he was bitten by one of his poisonous cobras. J.D. Carpenter sinks his fangs into this story.
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The bridge linking the town of Eagle Rock with Route 220 is nearly complete, but the group that helped make the Botetourt County crossing possible may disband.
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Members of the Eagle Rock Improvement Association say there has been a lack of interest in the group since it formed three years ago. Whatever happens, members says they're happy they fought to replace the bridge, because the movement led to a beautification drive for the area. The group will meet Thursday to decide if it will disband.
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It's a new approach at making troubled students straighten up and fly right. Apparently, detentions, suspensions and expulsions aren't doing the trick in Campbell County. So the county is enlisting some teens in the state's first daytime boot camp. Steve Smallshaw takes us on base in our "Virginia Profile".
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((SGT. THOMAS BROWN/BOOT CAMP DIRECTOR: WE'RE NOT A CORRECTIONAL FACILITY, THIS IS NOT PUNITIVE ACTION. IT IS JUST TO GIVE THEM DISCIPLINE AND GUIDANCE IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION.))
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Sgt. Thomas Brown spent 21 years in the Army County.. now he's putting all that experience to work as the director of Campbell County's new boot camp for troubled teens.
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((STARTING BACK DOWN THIS WAY FROM THE BEGINNING OF THE BUILDING THERE'LL BE A SANDPIT..))
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Starting Monday, this vacant lot will be turned into a makeshift drill field.. and for the next four months, 21 teenagers will find themselves in Sgt. Brown's Army.
They'll wear military uniforms, stand in formation, take classes and perform physical tests.. much like an Army recruit going through basic training.
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((EBONY SCOTT/DRILL INSTRUCTOR: THEY CAN EXPECT LONG DAYS AND LONG NIGHTS.. DRILL INSTRUCTORS IN THEIR FACE, ESPECIALLY FOR THOSE WHO DIDN'T COME TO THE PROGRAM EXPECTING A WHOLE LOT.))
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In a sense, this is basic life training for many of the teens.. they're here because they've had problems in school and their parents or administrators have decided it's time they learned some discipline.
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((YOU LITTLE MAGGOT, YOU MAKE ME WANT TO VOMIT...))
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The image of the tough-as-nails, in-your-face drill instructor will be one these kids will come to know very well.
The instructors say it's not so much about scaring them straight.. but more about getting them to sit up and listen.
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((SGT. RALPH SITES/DRILL INSTRUCTOR: A LOT OF TIMES IF THEY DON'T GET THE DISCIPLINE THEY NEED THEY USUALLY END UP IN THE COURT SYSTEM AND GO FROM JUVENILE DETENTION HOME AND END UP IN JAIL WHEN THEY TURN 18. AND THAT'S WHY THIS PROGRAM WILL WORK, I THINK, TO TRY TO KEEP THEM OUT OF THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM.))
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((SCOTT: HOPEFULLY WHAT WE'RE TRYING TO GET THE KIDS TO SEE IS LIFE IS NOT ABOUT LIVING.. SOME PEOPLE SAY LIVE FROM DAY TO DAY.. YOU'VE GOT TO HAVE SOME GOALS IN LIFE AND WE'RE GOING TO BE INSTILLING A WHOLE LOT OF THAT IN THEM TOO.))
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Goal one will be surviving the program... after that, instructors hope, everything else will seem easy.
Steve Smallshaw, News7, Campbell County.))


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A Virginia Senator proposes changes to the state's open container law...Thats still ahead.
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And Michael Vick might be enjoying the sweet taste of success, but some News 7 viewers say this story is hard to swallow.
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The Virginia Senate is expected vote this week on legislation that would make it illegal for passengers in a vehicle to possess an open container of alcohol. Drinking alcohol while driving is already a misdemeanor. But legislation proposed by Senator Thomas Norment would make possession of an open container of booze by passengers in a car or truck a traffic offense. Opponents say adults should be able to enjoy a drink, as long as they have a designated driver.


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Michael Vick's decision to leave Virginia Tech for the N-F-L filled the news last week as often as he fills football stadiums.
But most of the people who wrote to News-7's Feedback thought we dropped the ball.
Here's assignment editor Joe McKean.
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((A celebrated football player leaving school early to become a top draft pick is one of those events just about everyone talks about.
But many of our viewers kicked us around for putting it in news.
A viewer from Moneta [Alice Swain] wrote: "During regular programming a special report came on, we thought it might be a plane crash, earthquake or a report about the presidential race. But no, it had to do with Va. Tech's Michael Vick going pro. I think this has gotten way out of hand. A special report for this. Thank God the season is over."
From Buena Vista [David McCormick] came these comments: "Michael Vick-Michael Vick!!! Geez o flip! Get over it! This is about as interesting a subject to me as a cup of warm spit!"
And from Buchanan [Ralph Shanks]: "Everyone seems to be bragging on Michael Vick. Does [he] win all the games by himself and all of the other players just go along for the ride?...If it wasn't for Michael Vick would VT still have a ball team? I think they would."
No matter whether you're a Hokie or a Hoo, we'd like to hear from you.
The News-7 mailing address is PO box 7, Roanoke, 24022-0007.
Our fax number is 343-7269.
Email address: news@wdbj7.com.
And for an online discussion, go to our home page, wdbj7.com.
Joe McKean, News-7.))
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The New York giants are in the Super Bowl for the first time in 10 years.
Kerry Collins passed for 381 yards and a career high 5 touchdowns as the giants beat the Minnesota Vikings 41 to

nothing.
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Even with the home field advantage, The Giants were the underdog in the N-F-C championship game.
But Collins quickly took the advantage. On New York's first possession he goes to the air and hits Ike Hilliard on this 46 yard T-D pass to make it 7 to nothing in the first quarter.
Minnesota turned it over on the kickoff and Collins goes to the air again this time hitting Greg Comella on the 18

yard T-D pass and it was 14 to nothing with 12 minutes left in the quarter.
Collins threw two T-D passes in the second This Joe Jurevicius 8 yarder and New York went in at the half leading the Vikings 27 to nothing.
[SUPER=30-N.Y. Giants/41/Minnesota/0/;]


The final Giants score came in the third quarter when Collins hit Amani Toomer on the 7 yard T-D pass the Giants advance to the Super Bowl with the 41 to nothing win.
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The Baltimore Ravens are headed to the Super Bowl. The Offense scored one touchdown on a big play and the defense did what it's been doing all season in a 16 to 3 win over the Oakland Raiders.
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[SUPER=03-Oakland, CA/CBS SPORTS; :]


The Ravens would go at the Raiders on their home turf.
That big play came in the second quarter. Trent Difler hits tight end Shannon Sharpe over the middle and Sharpe dows the rest. He out runs the Raider secondary on his way to a 96 yard T-D run and the Ravens took a 7 to nothing lead.
Oakland added a field goal then after an interception Matt Stover nails his second of the day this 28 yarder gave the Ravens a 13 to 3 lead in the third quarter.
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The Raven defense roughed up Raider quarterback Rich Gannon early in the game on this play Ray Lewis recovers a Gannon Fumble at the Raider three and Baltimore holds on for the 16 to 3 win.
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[S-Bowl]


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[WRITER=rst]
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And folks don't forget you can see the match up between the New York Giants and Baltimore Ravens in Superbowl 35 right here on "Your Hometown Station" January 28-th coverage begins at six oclock.



[S-Terps]


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[WRITER=rst]
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14-th ranked Maryland raised its record to 12 and 4 today with a 76 to 55 win over Florida State.
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Gary Williams working the sideline.
Florida State's "Big Jelly" Dixon gets the offensive rebound and put back and foul and the game was tied at 15 to 15.
But the Terps go to their Dixon, Juan he hit's the three starting a Terp 12 to nothing run in the first half.
Steve Robinson's Seminoles would hang tough Delvon Arrington's three from the wing cut the lead to six.
[SUPER=33-Maryland#14/76/Florida St./55/;]


But the Terps opened it up in the second half Danny Miller with the steal and jam Maryland wins it 76 to 55.
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[S-Scores]


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[WRITER=rst]
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Roanoke College rebounded from its loss to Hampden-Sydney yesterday beating Lynchburg College this afternoon 68 to 64.
Robby Pridgen led the Marons with 19 points.
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[SUPER=03-Toronto, Canada; :]


In the N-B-A, The Hornets were in Toronto today.
And Vince Carter scored 18 of his 40 points on three pointers as the Raptors beat Charlotte 107 to 99. Carter had 16 points in the third quarter. And here are tonight's scores.
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The Virginia Tech wrestling team is on schedule preparing for the national tournament.
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Depending on the publication, The Hokies are ranked anywhere between 15-th and 20-th in the college polls.
Tech is 5-2-and 1 on the season and the Hokies have four wrestlers that are nationally ranked.
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The Hokies won a tri meet this weekend at the Cassell. Tech downed Howard, American and UNC Greensboro.
Tech returns to action next Saturday participating in the Nationals Duals in State College Pennsylvania and will face some of the toughest competition in the nation.



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Left handed pitcher David Wells is on the move again.
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Wells, a 20 game winner, recently criticized the Blue Jays front office and fans was traded to the Chicago White Sox for three pitchers and an outfielder.
Wells is 161 and 107 in a 14 year career and the White Sox will be his sixth team. He was 20 and 8 last season.
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The Roanoke Express traded 2 players today defenseman Jeff Potter and forward Rob Smiley. they are headed to the Arkansas Riverblades in exchange for cash.
Head coach Perry Florio said tonight that the move was made to create cap room for newly aquired Mike Omichelli who arrived in Roanoke today. Roanoke's roster stands at 18 active players with 2 on injured reserve.


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