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    Jacksonville police investigating overnight shooting incident Video included

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    Jacksonville police say they’re investigating an overnight shooting incident. More>>

    Deputies recover safe from Currituck BBQ break-in

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    Deputies say they’ve found the safe stolen from Currituck BBQ in Barco. More>>

    Williamston revitalizes Main Street Video included

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    Turning the town around is Williamston's goal for its Main Street shops.
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    Farmers markets look into accepting food stamps Video included

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    Farmers markets are popping up across the area as warmer weather arrives, including in Pitt County, aboard Camp Lejeune, and in New Bern. More>>

    Beaufort officer accused of assaulting 10 year old girl Video included

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    A Beaufort Police officer is accused of misdemeanor assault on a child. More>>

    Police seize several pounds of drugs in Greenville arrest Video included

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    The Greenville Regional Drug Task Force and DEA arrested a Raleigh man with more than 454 grams of "Molly" and two pounds of high grade marijuana following a traffic stop on April 16. More>>

    Newton Grove woman accused of dealing meth

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    Deputies arrested a Newton Grove woman following an investigation into the illegal manufacture and distribution of methamphetamine in the Goldsboro/Wayne County area. More>>

    Netflix prices going up

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    The streaming video company announced Monday that it plans to increase subscription prices for new customers by one or two dollars a month. More>>

    Neighbors shocked after newborn found in trash can outside home Video included

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    A newborn is alive after being found in a trash can. The baby boy was found dumped in a trash can outside a Greenville... More>>

    Driverless cars no longer the stuff of science fiction

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    Soon cars may be taking us for a ride. Volvo showed off its latest autonomous concept at the New York International Auto Show.  More>>

    SBI got warrant for 15 accounts in photo probe Video included

    The State Bureau of Investigation obtained a search warrant for user information and content for 15 Instagram accounts in its probe of nude photos of students in Wake County. More>>

    Greenville police looking for property damage suspect

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    Greenville police asking for the public's help in identifying the man they say punctured tires and destroyed property over the weekend. More>>

    Onslow County students get the chance to talk to astronauts Video included

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    Some lucky students in Onslow County got the opportunity to talk with astronauts onboard the International Space Station Monday afternoon. More>>

    Businesses closed on Mondays push some visitors away Video included

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    The small business initiative is in towns across Eastern North Carolina, yet some consumers say they can't shop or patronize those businesses because they're not open enough days during the week.
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    Update: No weapon used in robbery on ECU campus Video included

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     ECU Police are still searching for three individuals involved in an early morning robbery of a student on campus.
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    Pamlico County man arrested for sending inappropriate pictures to a child

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    Pamlico County Sherrif's deputies arrested a Reelsboro man on Friday for allegedly sending inappropriate photographs to a child under the age of 13 through social media. More>>

    Marine, child's mother arrested on child abuse charges

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    A Cherry Point Marine and the mother of his child are both facing charges after police say they left a 2-year-old alone in a Morehead City apartment. More>>

    Update: Cab driver found in Dare County dies from injuries Video included

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     According to our affiliate, WTKR in Virginia, 53-year-old Atlantic Cab Company driver Mark Harvey died from his injuries on Sunday, according to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. More>>

    Police investigate shots fired near Kinston nightclub Video included

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    Kinston Police responded to a shots fired call early Monday morning at a nightclub. More>>

    Man shot to death in Concord

    Concord police are investigating the shooting death of a man, More>>

    NC legislators to issue report on food deserts Video included

    A legislative committee plans to issue its recommendations on how to deal with food deserts, areas that have limited access to grocery stores. More>>

    Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer wieners Video included

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    Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.
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    Controversy over school reward program Video included

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    Rewarding students in school isn't new. However, the way some schools are going about doing it have concerned some parents and grandparents. More>>

    Update: Suspect identified in Subway Restaurant robbery Video included

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    One man is in custody after he attempted to rob a Greenville Subway restaurant Saturday night.
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    Goldsboro Police: woman shot during an attempted robbery

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    The Goldsboro Police Department is investigating a Saturday afternoon shooting.
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    Police: Man steals woman's purse and takes off Video included

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    The New Bern Police Department is investigating a Friday night robbery. More>>

    Traffic stop leads to drug arrest in Pitt Co. Video included

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    A traffic stop landed a man behind bars in Pitt County.
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    This 3D-printed cast looks awesome

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    Have you ever worn a cast? I have not. But friends have told me they're uncomfortable. Hot and itchy.  More>>

    Wilson Police looking for bank robber

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    The Wilson Police Department is asking for help finding a man who robbed a bank. More>>

    NC community college rate break for vets proposed

    Gov. Pat McCrory says he wants to make it easier for new veterans to attend any of North Carolina's community colleges. More>>

    MId-year teacher resignations

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    The largest school district in the state lost hundreds of teacher. 9OYS looked at the numbers in the East. More>>

    Update: 2 arrested in Ayden shootings, 3rd suspect sought Video included

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    Two men are in jail this afternoon charged in a pair of shootings Wednesday night. More>>

    Greenville looking to expand affordable housing options Video included

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    The City of Greenville is looking to expand its affordable housing options. More>>

    Community college math course holds some back Video included

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    Some community college students across the East are afraid they won't get their degree all because of one 4-week math course. More>>

    2 more dead of flu in NC

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    There’s an update on the number of flu deaths in North Carolina. More>>

    Two arrested with guns, cash and heroin in Pikeville

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    Two Wayne County men are behind bars facing gun and drug charges after a DEA search in Pikeville. More>>

    Ft. Bragg soldier accused of Philadelphia robbery

    An Army paratrooper at Fort Bragg has been arrested and charged with being involved in a robbery in Philadelphia in 2002. More>>

    What you’re eating could be throwing seasonal allergies into overdrive

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    Many people are dealing with allergies from several different types of pollen. But did you know what you eat can... More>>

    Pitt Co. Deputies: Need help finding suspect

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    Pitt County deputies are looking for Mason Warren after he escaped arrest Monday night. More>>

    Murder suspect found dead in Onslow County

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    A woman suspected of killing her boyfriend was found dead inside an Onslow County home. More>>

    Groups aim to combat child abuse Video included

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    Child abuse affects hundreds of children in Eastern Carolina every year. More>>

    Two victims held at gunpoint in Jacksonville home invasion

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    The Onslow County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Tuesday home invasion in Jacksonville.
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    Mt. Olive man arrested on drug, firearm charges

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    A Wayne County man was arrested Tuesday on multiple charges, including possession of a firearm by a felon.
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    Residents tied up, robbed in Winterville home invasion Video included

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    Winterville Police are investigating a late night home invasion. It happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday at 2631 Jasmine Drive. More>>

    Former Greenville patrol officer arrested Video included

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    The Greenville Police Department arrested and charged a former patrol officer Tuesday following the investigation of a case he was working this year. More>>

    Teddy Bear Hospital treats patients at Belvior Elementary Video included

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    Kindergarten and first graders at Belvoir Elementary experienced some hands on learning this morning at the school’s ‘Teddy Bear Hospital’.
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    Coca-Cola points to health-conscious consumers for drop in sales

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    Fewer people around the globe are drinking soda. The world's biggest beverage maker says its soda sales fell for... More>>

    Ex-NC teacher accused of showing obscene videos

    A former middle school teacher in Cleveland County has been arrested and accused of sending obscene videos and pictures of herself to students. More>>

    NC officials urge caution after Hepatitis A cases

    Officials at the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services are reminding residents to always take precautions when preparing food regardless of where they are. More>>

    Wayne County teacher wins STEM Teacher of the Month Video included

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    Norwayne Middle School Teacher Paul Casey remembers when he used to take shop class, he still has the gun rack and baseball he made.  More>>

    Should Schools Introduce Dress Codes for Parents?

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    If you’re a busy parent who brings your child to school each morning, you probably don't give much thought to what you throw on before heading out the door. But if your kid goes to school in Florida, you might soon have to ditch those yoga pants and starting dressing up for the drop-off. More>>

    West Craven Middle School science teacher named STEM Teacher of the Month

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    9 On Your Side is proud to honor our March STEM Teacher of the Month. More>>

    Dudley man busted for trafficking heroin

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    Deputies say they took a Dudley man into custody for trafficking heroin. More>>

    LCPS turns to survey to improve school system Video included

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    Public schools are increasingly trying to compete with alternative education and for Lenoir County, school officials are turning to the community for help. More>>

    Emerald Isle Police seek fugitive

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    Police in Emerald Isle need your help to locate a fugitive. More>>

    Century old tombstones found damaged, disposed of in Dare County dumpster Video included

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    Deputies have charged a suspect after tombstones more than a century old were found damaged and tossed into a Dare County dumpster. More>>

    New phone app to help during school emergencies

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    An Oklahoma middleschooler, Genesis Franks, came up with an idea for an App last year to help out in case of a school shooting. More>>

    Morehead City woman charged with child abuse Video included

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    A Morehead City mom has been charged with child abuse after a kid was burned with hot water. More>>

    ECU student picked to join Cisco 'Dream Team' in San Francisco

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    An East Carolina University student has been selected as one of 10 students nationwide to serve on a “Dream Team” at an international education and training event. More>>

    Four in custody in Morehead City drive-by shooting

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    Police have made 4 arrests in a drive-by shooting in Morehead City. More>>

    5 accused in NC abduction to have bond hearing

    Five people accused in the abduction of a North Carolina man last week are due in federal court in Atlanta Tuesday for a bond hearing. More>>

    Police: Known drug dealer tried to run over police personnel

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    Greenville Police catch a man after they say he tried to run officers over.  More>>

    Teacher pay report leaves teachers frustrated

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    State lawmakers met Monday to discuss teacher pay proposals but some on the committee felt left out. More>>

    GPD calls Piratefest a success with no major incidents Video included

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    The Greenville Police Department's calling Piratefest a success.
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    Inside the first regional state school in Plymouth Video included

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    A new public high school in the East is completely focused on science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
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    First appearances for students arrested in shooting outside Conley High Video included

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    Two students arrested for firing a gun near a Pitt County high school made their first appearances in court Monday morning. More>>

    Wanted man turns himself in to Duplin Co. deputies

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    A man wanted for a number of crimes has turned himself in. More>>

    Armed robbers pistol whip Goldsboro McDonald's manager

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    One man is behind bars and another wanted in a fast food armed robbery. More>>

    NC legislators talk teacher pay as session nears Video included

    There's only a month to go before the North Carolina legislature reconvenes in Raleigh and more ideas are floating around to improve public school pay beyond just the youngest teachers. More>>

    Police arrest two men on felony drug charges Video included

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    A special operation initiative by the Bethel Police Department leads to the arrests of two accused drug dealers. More>>

    NC inmate charged in kidnapping of DA's father

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    A North Carolina inmate described as a high-ranking member of the Bloods street gang faces a federal kidnapping charge after authorities say he used a smuggled mobile phone to help orchestrate the abduction of a prosecutor's father.
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    Some North Carolinians eligible for collection agency refunds

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    North Carolina customers of the collection agency AllianceOne Receivables Management may be eligible for refunds. More>>

    State lawmakers attempt to restore school vouchers Video included

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    Two state lawmakers are planning to appeal an injunction in order to get thousands of children from low-income families into private schools.  More>>

    Mugs: Currituck deputies round up 2 dozen in "Operation Upper Level"

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    About two dozen drug dealers are off the streets as a result of an investigation dubbed “Operate Upper Level”. More>>

    Goldsboro man charged with statutory sex offense of child

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    A Goldsboro man is behind bars, accused of Statutory Sex Offense of a Child by an Adult. More>>

    Jacksonville man charged in Econo Lodge armed robbery

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    A Jacksonville man is behind bars, accused of armed robbery at the Econo Lodge on North Marine Boulevard. More>>

    Kinston High gets powerful Prom Night warning Video included

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    Kinston Police and Fire partnered with Kinston High School to create a powerful warning for high school students headed from prom. More>>

    6 arrested in heroin trafficking operation

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    Rocky Mount police have arrested six people accused of trafficking heroin and other dangerous drugs.
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    Winterville woman comes home to active break-in Video included

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    We're following a developing story out of Pitt County this afternoon where a woman came home Friday morning to an active break-in. More>>

    Deputies continue increased patrols at Pitt County schools Friday Video included

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    Investigators say the incident took place near the school and are still searching for the suspects. More>>

    2 NC women sentenced for Medicaid fraud

    Two Charlotte-area women have been sentenced to prison for their roles in Medicaid fraud schemes that federal prosecutors say cheated the federal government out of millions of dollars. More>>

    Officials: Charlotte pizza worker has hepatitis A

    Mecklenburg County health officials say recent customers of a Charlotte pizza restaurant should get a hepatitis A vaccine. More>>

    Gov. McCrory: Millions coming back to community colleges

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    Governor McCrory pushed a proposal Thursday to reinvest millions community colleges have saved into school training programs. More>>

    Goldsboro police looking for shooting suspect

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    Police in Goldsboro are looking for a 17-year-old in relation to a shooting in the parking lot of Beestown Grocerythat sent three people to the hospital on Thursday afternoon. More>>

    Stokes man arrested in peanut trailer thefts, deputies looking for trailer's owner

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    The Pitt County Sheriff’s Office is asking local farmers to check if they are missing a peanut trailer. More>>

    FBI: Team has rescued NC kidnap victim in Atlanta Video included

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    The FBI says its elite Hostage Rescue Team has safely rescued a North Carolina man in Atlanta missing for days in a kidnapping plot. More>>

    Community reacts after shooting prompts school lockdown Video included

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    The chairman of North Carolina's school safety task force and a parent are speaking out on the lockdown incident at D.H. Conley High School. More>>

    Update: Kinston shooting victim shot twice in 3 weeks Video included

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    There are new details about a shooting in Kinston on Tuesday. More>>

    Deputy involved in Atlantic wreck, charged with DWI

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    A Carteret County deputy involved in a Monday evening wreck has resigned after being charged with DWI. More>>

    Chocowinity man arrested in meth lab bust close to school

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    Beaufort County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a man for manufacturing and distributing Methampehtamine from a residence approximately 300 feet from Chocowinity Middle School. More>>

    Original play about Abraham Lincoln heads to PCC

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    Play written by PCC instructor to be performed this weekend.  More>>

    Va. man facing murder charge in NC chase, crash

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    Authorities say a man who led law enforcement agencies on a high-speed chase that ended in a fatal crash in Guilford County is being charged with murder. More>>

    Tax scam

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    Hate tax season? You're not alone. Identity thieves, on the other hand, love it. More>>

    Suspicious package shuts down Beulaville city block

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    A suspicious package has shut down a city block in Beulaville. More>>

    Goldsboro officer charged by SBI with felony crime Video included

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    A Goldsboro police officer has been charged by the State Bureau of Investigation with a felony crime. More>>

    Highway check points net two arrests

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    Two men are behind bars after being arrested at driver license checking stations. More>>

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      Farmers markets are popping up across the area as warmer weather arrives, including in Pitt County, aboard Camp Lejeune, and in New Bern.
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