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2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/article_c66217

• A story on A1 Sunday gave conflicting dates about when Mission
San Xavier del Bac was completed. It was finished in 1797. The
story also incorrectly said construction began in the same year
Presiden

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today:

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, July 9

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Canyon ecological haven left unscathed by Huachuca fire (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Finely tuned firefighting strategies ... read more

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Tucson Oddity: Sea creatures adorn saguaro created by Japanese artist (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Where can you find fish, sea otters ... read more

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Raging Sage closed after fire this morning (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

An overheated coffee roaster sparked a fire on the roof of a
midtown coffeehouse today.

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Desert Diamond Casino at I-19 reopens after power outage (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Desert Diamond Casino at Interstate 19 and Pima Mine Road
reopened today after it was closed all day Saturday due to a power
outage from a Friday night storm.

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Arizona at 100: Bare-naked man scares Phoenix women (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

In this year leading up to Arizona ... read more

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Driver leaves burning car at Tucson scene (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that sent three
people to the hospital early this morning.

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Crews working on Ajo power outage (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

About 1,045 homes in Ajo have been without power since about
2:30 p.m. Sunday.

2011-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2011\
Arizona at 100:Pale-faced visitors gawk at Indian gathering in Yuma (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

In this year leading up to Arizona ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Arizona Executes Death Row Inmate (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The state has executed convicted murderer Jeffrey Landrigan.
From The Associated Press report:
Arizona has executed Jeffrey Landrigan for a 1989 murder in the state’s first execution since 2007.…
            <p>[ ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Your Nearly Comprehensive Southern Arizona 2010 Election Guide + Highlights From the Campaign Trail (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        If you're just tuning in to Election 2010, we've got all the highlights you'll need to understand how to vote.
If you want to just cut to the chase and see which candidate we like and how we'd vote on the propositions, you can find ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Private Prison Hearings Start Tomorrow in Tucson (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The American Friends Service Committee, Private Corrections Working Group, UA Latino Law Students Association, and St. Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church have organized a series of private prison hearings across the state ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Sen. Allen Endorses Kotterman (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        This just in from campaign central for Penny Kotterman: Republican state Sen. Carolyn Allen of Scottsdale is endorsing the Democratic superintendent of public instruction candidate:
Now more than ever, during the difficult and challenging ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
McClung and McCain: Office Mates (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
The Huffington Post took a glimpse at Ruth McClung's campaign against U.S. Congressman Raul Grijalva, and the extra help she's getting from John McCain, which includes some office space (of course, don't forget the ad for McClung with ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Writer's Block: Iris J. Arnesen (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Local author Iris Arnesen's new book, Nine Famous Operas: What's Really Going On, has been published by McFarland and Company ($35, 202 pages).
Summary (from publisher):
Opera, for those not acquainted with its conventions, can be confounding ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
All I Really Needed For Today To Be Awesome: Tron! Daft Punk! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        My wife, who isn't (to her credit) a colossal nerd, doesn't really understand why I would be excited for a sequel to Tron.
I haven't even seen the original in a really long time, but I really was into the video game adaptation which ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
RIP, Paul the Octopus (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        If you didn't have anything better to do with your time during the earlier parts of the day this summer, you probably watched a fair amount of the World Cup (or perhaps you tried your best to avoid the World Cup).
While the soccer was ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Feel Free to Steal This Idea Next Year, Tucson Restaurants (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Calexico's Facebook feed yesterday provided a link to a Chicago restaurant that is immortalizing the band in burger form (adobo steak burger, green chiles, avocado, grilled cebollitos). While it's always nice to see Joey and John recognized ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Media: Making Digital Phones Graspable (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        A presentation of the shape-shifting, weight-shifting future of the cell phone.

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2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations
are given if available.

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the
Tucson Police Department:

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

citywide

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Hurt teen athletes can see a doc free (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A local clinic will give free consultation to high school
students with sports injuries on the next two Saturdays - Oct. 30
and Nov. 6.

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Tuesday, Oct. 26

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
Cold Case: Clues sought in gunfire on home that killed 6-year-old (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

Analissa Monares-Leon ... read more

2010-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2010\
USDA declares Pima, 2 other counties disaster areas (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Farmers in Santa Cruz, Cochise and Pima counties who suffered
crop damage during a severe storm in August will be eligible for
emergency loans and other federal assistance because of a federal
disaste

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
US defends project to improve access (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328185
The roar of a jackhammer drilling into a windy, rutted forest road east of Catalina is drowned out only by the debate over whether the drilling should be going on.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Wet winter is deadly for border crossers Deadly winter for illegal immigrants Bodies of illegal border crossers found in Southern Arizona, November-March: • 2004-05: 34 • 2005-06: 26 • 2006-07: 41 • 2007- (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328176
Enrique Zapata Senduo's life ended in a pool of muddy water underneath a cottonwood tree in the desert southwest of Picacho Peak.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
$40M awarded in teen's death (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328138
A Pima County jury awarded the parents of a Tucson boy killed by a drunk driver $40 million Friday. City taxpayers will be responsible for a third of that, with the driver and Chuy's restaurant sharing responsibility for the rest.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
2 insurers pay $236,500 in civil penalties (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328170
Health Net of Arizona and Health Net Life Insurance Co. have paid civil penalties totaling $236,500 for what the state says was a failure to adequately handle health-care appeals and claims.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Confirmed measles case prompts alert (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328155
Watch out for rashes.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Difficult early life shaped her later determination (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328179
Frances Catherine Millbrandt never spoke much about her contribution to the war effort.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Tucsonan's conviction reinstated (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328187
The Arizona Supreme Court has reinstated the home-invasion conviction of a Tucson man, 10 months after the Court of Appeals in Tucson overturned it.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
2nd trolley barred from underpass (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328148
The Old Pueblo trolley that runs from the University of Arizona's Main Gate into downtown has been prohibited from using the city's new Fourth Avenue Underpass because of problems with the streetcar's brakes.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
GOP hopefuls jostle, seeking race vs. Giffords (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328135
More than six months before the primary election the Congressional District 8 debates on the Republican side are drawing full houses.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Work-training site also built to top environmental specs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328139
The Sullivan Jackson Employment Center — a blue, green and gold stucco building on East 26th Street in South Tucson — doesn't look architecturally significant. But it is the first Pima County facility built to the "green" standards set by the LEED ... read more

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Tucson Time Capsule : The truth about the tooth (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328184
An elephant's tooth had University of Arizona anthropologists playing a guessing games in May 1953. Jimmy Pettit discusses his discovery with Carl Trischka, a retired mining engineer. Pettit found the left molar while on a family excursion near Douglas ... read more

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Ben's Bells : Judge recognized for helping mentally ill in court system (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328198
The recipient of this week's Ben's Bell is City Court Judge Michael Lex.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328137
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328182
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this weekend, according to the Tucson Police  Department:

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Tucson giving (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328175
Tucson Giving is moving to Sundays. Look for it in tomorrow's Tucson/ Region section.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328159
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call  881-3300.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Law & Order Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328206

  Worker electrocuted

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
United Way CEO leaves post early (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328201
Ed Parker, president and CEO of Tucson's United Way, resigned from the organization Friday, months before his contract was scheduled to end.

2010-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2010\
Sunnyside weighs plan to merge preschools (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328214
A plan to convert Ocotillo Elementary School into an early childhood education center to help save preschools in the Sunnyside district is being ironed out.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
City breeds ideal climate for virus-carrying pests (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295104
Even if our climate gets drier in the future, a warming planet will bring more disease-bearing mosquitoes to the urban areas of the Southwest.  •  Mosquitoes will be active earlier in the spring and later in the fall, will reproduce at higher rates ... read more

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
Arivaca home invasion leaves 2 dead, 1 injured (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295139
A young girl and a man believed to be her father were shot to death early Saturday during a home invasion in Arivaca, Pima County sheriff's deputies said.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
In S. Tucson, they're Dancing in the Streets (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295114
Girls wearing leotards and tights are in the midst of barre exercises, warming up their muscles in the studio of Dancing in the Streets Arizona.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
RTA has $48K adviser for city bus pullouts (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295095
The Regional Transportation Authority has hired a $48,000 consultant to get bus pullouts built on Tucson roads because the city Transportation Department doesn't have enough staff to get the job done.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
Separate shootings at 2 nightclubs leave 4 hurt (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295111
Four people were shot and wounded early Saturday in two separate incidents outside Tucson nightclubs.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295123

  
    north side

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
Political notebook: Brewer's stance on plan for tax-hike push is unclear (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295126
Republican lawmakers ain't too happy about a plan by some business groups to pressure them into supporting Jan Brewer's budget proposal, likely to include a tax increase.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
Join us for a weekly look at Tucson's quirks (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295099
Tucson is a strange place.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
I-10-area closures this week (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295097
Rolling lane closures are scheduled on westbound Interstate 10 in Tucson today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
Two local schools finish in top 10 at world finals (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295143
Two Southern Arizona teams placed in the top 10 Saturday in three separate events at the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals at Iowa State University.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
Wildfire in Santa Ritas burns nearly 800 acres (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295142
A wildfire is burning south of Tucson in the Santa Rita Mountains, but much of the area has been burned intentionally to protect nearby properties, authorities said.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
Volunteers clean up trash at migrant site (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295132
About 50 volunteers helped Arizona Department of Environmental Quality and Coronado National Forest officials clean up trash near Madera Canyon on Saturday morning.

2009-05-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 31 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/295100
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this week, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2010-02-13 $40M awarded in teen's death (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328138.php
A Pima County jury awarded the parents of a Tucson boy killed by a drunk driver $40 million Friday. City taxpayers will be responsible for a third of that, with the driver and Chuy's restaurant sharing responsibility for the rest.
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2010-02-13 2 insurers pay $236,500 in civil penalties (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328170.php
Health Net of Arizona and Health Net Life Insurance Co. have paid civil penalties totaling $236,500 for what the state says was a failure to adequately handle health-care appeals and claims.
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2010-02-13 2nd trolley barred from underpass (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328148.php
The Old Pueblo trolley that runs from the University of Arizona's Main Gate into downtown has been prohibited from using the city's new Fourth Avenue Underpass because of problems with the streetcar's brakes.
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2010-02-13 Ben's Bells : Judge recognized for helping mentally ill in court system (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328198.php
The recipient of this week's Ben's Bell is City Court Judge Michael Lex.
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2010-02-13 Community calendar (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328165.php

  Today
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2010-02-13 Confirmed measles case prompts alert (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328155.php
Watch out for rashes.
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2010-02-13 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328137.php
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2010-02-13 Difficult early life shaped her later determination (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328179.php
Frances Catherine Millbrandt never spoke much about her contribution to the war effort.
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2010-02-13 GOP hopefuls jostle, seeking race vs. Giffords (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328135.php
More than six months before the primary election the Congressional District 8 debates on the Republican side are drawing full houses.
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2010-02-13 Get involved (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328159.php
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call  881-3300.
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2010-02-13 Law & Order Briefs (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328206.php

  Worker electrocuted
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2010-02-13 Radar van locations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328182.php
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this weekend, according to the Tucson Police  Department:
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2010-02-13 Sunnyside weighs plan to merge preschools (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328214.php
A plan to convert Ocotillo Elementary School into an early childhood education center to help save preschools in the Sunnyside district is being ironed out.
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2010-02-13 Tucson Time Capsule : The truth about the tooth (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328184.php
An elephant's tooth had University of Arizona anthropologists playing a guessing games in May 1953. Jimmy Pettit discusses his discovery with Carl Trischka, a retired mining engineer. Pettit found the left molar while on a family excursion near Douglas.
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2010-02-13 Tucson giving (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328175.php
Tucson Giving is moving to Sundays. Look for it in tomorrow's Tucson/ Region section.
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2010-02-13 Tucsonan's conviction reinstated (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328187.php
The Arizona Supreme Court has reinstated the home-invasion conviction of a Tucson man, 10 months after the Court of Appeals in Tucson overturned it.
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2010-02-13 US defends project to improve access (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328185.php
The roar of a jackhammer drilling into a windy, rutted forest road east of Catalina is drowned out only by the debate over whether the drilling should be going on.
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2010-02-13 United Way CEO leaves post early (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328201.php
Ed Parker, president and CEO of Tucson's United Way, resigned from the organization Friday, months before his contract was scheduled to end.
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2010-02-13 Wet winter is deadly for border crossers Deadly winter for illegal immigrants Bodies of illegal border crossers found in Southern Arizona, November-March: • 2004-05: 34 • 2005-06: 26 • 2006-07: 41 • 2007- (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328176.php
Enrique Zapata Senduo's life ended in a pool of muddy water underneath a cottonwood tree in the desert southwest of Picacho Peak.
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2010-02-13 Work-training site also built to top environmental specs (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328139.php
The Sullivan Jackson Employment Center — a blue, green and gold stucco building on East 26th Street in South Tucson — doesn't look architecturally significant. But it is the first Pima County facility built to the "green" standards set by the LEED program of the U.S. Green Building Council.
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