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Police responded to LifeTime Fitness in Boca Raton last Wednesday after a gym patron told a dispatcher that Incognito threw weights and threatened to harm him.
Only in desperation would a heavy cruiser such as the San Francisco engage with a battleship, whose 14-inch guns had five times the throw weight of the U.S. ship’s.
An alliance between UAB Health System and Mobile-based Infirmary Health clearly has potential to impact health care in Alabama, starting with the sheer throw weight of a $4 billion-per-year combined budget.
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