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The transit agency said violators will be put on its Do Not Ride list, which previously has been used for drunk or threatening customers, and is considered a bigger stick than wielding a fine.As transit agencies ramp up mask enforcement, Congress airs concerns about safety of transportation workers|Michael Laris|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
However, people high on hope spent less time paying attention to emotionally sad or threatening information.A psychologist explains how hope can make a difference in impossible times|Jacqueline S. Mattis/The Conversation|January 11, 2021|Popular Science
It actually allowed a considerable amount of opposition activity, as long as it didn’t become threatening.In Russia, tough new laws and stepped-up defiance abroad mark Putin’s shift toward unfettered control|Robyn Dixon|December 27, 2020|Washington Post
To make himself seem much less threatening, he’s run not one but two ads with him and a puppy.What you need to know about the Georgia Senate runoff elections|Amber Phillips|December 17, 2020|Washington Post
Unfamiliar and threatening environments kick our survival instincts up a notch.
But consider how citizens here in the States are now being arrested for posting threatening messages aimed at police on Facebook.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
When the father arrived at the hospital, he was told that Andrew Dossi was in surgery, but the wounds were not life-threatening.
Neither is unnerved by her apparent anger, nor do they see her as threatening.
Now hackers are threatening to bomb any theater that shows it.Six Must-Read Stories About the Sony Hacks, Congo’s Forgotten Colonial Getaway and Another Woman’s Story of U-VA|The Daily Beast|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But the sunlight is threatening to fade and a three-and-a-half-hour river journey back to Kisangani looms.
This information was balm to Louis, as it seemed to promise a peaceful termination to so threatening an affair.
Every light in the hall was ablaze; every lamp turned as high as it could be without smoking the chimney or threatening explosion.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
For Tony certainly acknowledged by his attitude the same threatening sense of doom that lay so heavy upon his cousin's heart.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
Bellamy's threatening look rose before him, and made them appear even larger and more terrible than they were.
A threatening denunciation was in his visage, as he advanced with his staff of office towards his prisoner.