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Over the past couple of days, the news and weather app won't start for me. I get an error message and I'm asked to force close or report the issue whenever I try to add the widget to a home screen or launch the app from the app tray. Does anyone know what's causing the issue, and if so, how can I fix it?

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Have you updated it to the latest version? – Al E. Dec 28 '10 at 1:40
what is the latest version. I searched the store, but could not find it on there. my stock G2 has "Version 1.2.02-RC2(PROD)" – benc Jan 29 '11 at 3:10
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Try clearing the cache and/or clearing app data.

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Thanks, worked like a charm. I guess it just got in a weird states during my vacation travels. – MBraedley Dec 28 '10 at 1:45
There's always a few things that I try with a truculent app:… – Al E. Dec 28 '10 at 1:47

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