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That is why The Daily Beast stands with Charlie Hebdo and published their controversial covers in the wake of the attack.Why We Stand With Charlie Hebdo—And You Should Too|John Avlon|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In the wake of this turmoil, the New York Post reported that the police had stopped policing.
However, we have just had a necessary wake-up call that all is not as secure as we believed.A Gift to the Jihadis: The Unseen Airport Security Threat|Clive Irving|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The newly free country struggled to maintain order in the wake of independence, but it was woefully unprepared.
In the wake of the verdicts in Ferguson and New York City, many of us are still sore with emotion.The Stacks: A Chicken Dinner That Mends Your Heart|Pete Dexter|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The latter gentleman was wondering whether he had fallen into a dream that he should wake up from in the morning.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
And a little later we, too, left the post, following in the dusty wake of the paymaster's wagon and its mounted escort.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
As the impressive progress continued the revellers ceased their revels and followed in the wake of Aristide.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Woman—Thou beest a sound sleeper—Wake up, and see to thy bairn, and I will gie thee both a good breakfast.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
Again his rage touched my admiration; but I got him away before he made enough noise to wake the whole Camp.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood