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Rescuers untangle whale from fishing gear

A young humpback whale is now swimming with much less baggage.

A fisherman called the whale rescue team at the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies Tuesday after he saw the whale entangled in fishing gear just outside of Cape Cod Bay, said Scott Landry, director of the rescue team.

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