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Strong began to take control under the basket and the Eagles got the deficit under 10 points when Strong scored on a driving layup with 1:26 remaining.
He and his brother tried to take control of the company, but failed.
On Monday, May 1, 2006, President Evo Morales ordered the military and executives of YPFB to take control of Bolivia's energy industry including gas fields, pipelines and refineries.
The survey, conducted by Yankelovich, was commissioned by Taking Control of Your Diabetes (TCOYD), a not-for-profit 501(c)3 diabetes education organization that offers programs to inform, motivate and empower participants to take control of their diabetes.