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Nantz also noted that a trio of heroic Capitol police officers, and the family of slain officer Brian Sicknick, were guests at the game.The Pandemic Super Bowl, Naturally, Was Rough To Watch|Sean Gregory|February 8, 2021|Time
Three women and two men were slain in separate incidents in Prince George’s County and the District between Friday night and Sunday afternoon, according to authorities.Four slain in Prince George’s between Friday night and Sunday afternoon, police say|Lauren Lumpkin, Martin Weil|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Two people, one a teenager, were slain Tuesday in separate incidents in the District, the police said.Two slain in separate shootings in D.C., police say|Martin Weil|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
A man was found slain Monday in Prince George’s County after a robbery was reported, police said.Man found slain in Prince George’s after robbery reported|Martin Weil|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
The Babylonians, for instance, believed the heavens and the Earth to be hewn from the carcass of a slain god.The universe is 13.8 billion years old—here’s how we know|Charlie Wood|January 13, 2021|Popular Science
Newspapers around Europe have also done so in solidarity with the slain.Why We Stand With Charlie Hebdo—And You Should Too|John Avlon|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
On Monday, de Blasio called for a temporary halt to protests until after the funerals of the two slain officers.Trayvon Martin’s Family Rejects ‘Dead Cops’ Marchers|Jacob Siegel|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Among those claimed dead is Abu Muslim al-Turkmani, the most senior militant leader slain this year.Iraqi Kurds Get Their Groove Back, End Siege of Mount Sinjar|Jamie Dettmer|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The woman and her husband and teenage daughter were all slain.
The same spiritual sense prompted the bishop to seek justice for the slain activists.
Elyon is the name of an ancient Phœnician god, slain by his son El, no doubt the “first-born of death” in Job xviii.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
The startled operators at Umballa could obtain no further intelligence and the boy was slain at his post.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Battle of Nisbeth, between the English and Scottish forces, in which 10,000 of the latter were slain.
Had he done so, and at that time attempted to dethrone the king, he would certainly have been overpowered and slain.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
He was at length defeated in battle, when 7,000 of his followers were slain and himself captured.