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Mayor Frank Jager of Eureka made that clear when he spoke at a press conference outside the church.
A dispatcher relayed instructions from a Eureka detective to the arresting deputies.
Not just one of his films but all of them from Performance through to Eureka.Danny Boyle, Director of 'Trance,' On His Favorite Psychological Thrillers|Danny Boyle|April 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The two were sitting in front of a heater one November afternoon when Apple had a eureka moment.
Soon after this, Levenson had a eureka moment: He decided to host parties, where everything could take place at one venue.
The famous affair of the Eureka Stockade in 1854 is an interesting illustration.The Framework of Home Rule|Erskine Childers
For ten years he cultivated rented land, operating fifteen hundred acres on the Eureka Flats.Lyman's History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 1 (of 2)|William Denison Lyman
My aspirations for greatness are never separate from my hopes of Eureka; because the first are merely the result of the latter.Lady Eureka, v. 3 (of 3)|Robert Folkestone Williams
I cried, with the enthusiasm of the philosopher who cried "Eureka."My Life in Many States and in Foreign Lands|George Francis Train
In '93 went to the health resort, Eureka Springs, Arkansas, where he now resides.History of Company K of the 140th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers (1862-'65)|Benjamin F. Powelson and Alexander Sweeney
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A Greek word meaning “I have found it!” An exclamation that accompanies a discovery: “When she finally located the rare book, the scholar cried, ‘Eureka!’” (See Archimedes.)