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The leak suggests that Mr. Obama remains blind to the principal cause of his foreign policy woes.Before Ditching His Top Aides, Obama Should Look in the Mirror|Leslie H. Gelb|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The economic woes of the Great Recession have led to fewer marriages.The Gender-Pay Gap: It’s Real, and Yes, It’s Sexism|Monica Potts|September 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Only this time, those second-term woes threaten a “third-term” hope of another second-term President.
But amid their tumbling words describing their woes, they express disbelief much will come from the talks.
For a high-flying financier gone bad, faking your own death is a tempting escape from legal woes.First Rule of the Fake Dead Bankers Club: Stay Gone|Daniel Gross|January 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Under the soothing influence of beauty, however, the vicar forgot his woes.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
She carried a broken-lipped jug, and was on her way to the shop which was at least the second cause of all her woes.The Garret and the Garden|R.M. Ballantyne
She is explaining a very sad “histoire” to the “type” next to her, intense in the recital of her woes.The Real Latin Quarter|F. Berkeley Smith
The bliss of lovers is so unstable, that in every case lovers have more woes than the moon has changes.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
All the old frozen woes seemed to melt in her, and she murmured awkwardly, looking away from him: "Oh, I'll wait."Summer|Edith Wharton