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The judges who handle arraignments at criminal court in all five boroughs have a small fraction of their usual caseloads.
He scrambled outside to find a 25-foot-wide crater just beyond the mud wall surrounding his family compound.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Less than 30 minutes after the firefight started, commandos entered the compound and found the mortally wounded hostages.
Twitter mentions: 20,000, but still a tiny fraction of what was to come.How the World Turned on Bill Cosby: A Day-by-Day Account|Scott Porch|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They say that the Israelis framed him in order to light the powder keg of religious war over the al-Aqsa compound.In Jerusalem Home Demolitions, the Biblical Justice of Revenge|Creede Newton|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He, with others, thinking the miss-sahib had gone to church, was smoking the hookah of gossip in a neighboring compound.
The beauty, the mystery,—this fierce sunshine or something—stir——' She hesitated for a fraction of a second.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
They held the compound against repeated assaults, and lost several men in hand-to-hand fighting.
Passing a bungalow that was blazing furiously, he saw in the compound the corpses of two women.
We can thus disregard the first 16 and consider only the last two figures which constitute the fraction of a century.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)