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WA Labor said it would invest $20 million to complete planning for an outer harbour at Kwinana, which would kill off the disputed Perth Freight Link project.
The 35-year-old struck twice inside three second-half minutes to extended the first-half lead Derby full-back Cyrus Christie had given his side with his first goal for his country on his competitive debut and in the process, to kill off any hope of a shock.
Upon infection, they race through the bloodstream to kill off the invading pathogen.
CAST ON, KILL OFF blends recipes and a knitting pattern with a fine new knitting mystery, the latest release in the author's popular knitting mystery series.
SIR - Not only are the Olympics threatening to kill off Welsh national football, they are now threatening to kill off almost all coverage of Welsh sport on public TV in Wales.
Bob Crow, general secretary of the Rail Maritime and Transport union, said: "If the reports are true that Tube Lines are at last being taken back under public control it would be a welcome development and would kill off the privatisation disaster on the Tube once and for all".
I didn't kill off city trams TRANSPORT minister Sadiq Khan yesterday claimed he had been "misinterpreted" in a leaked letter which appeared to kill off Merseytram.
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But it is not the stores themselves that kill off local shops - it's the shoppers who choose to defect to big chain stores.
ISLAMABAD, 21 March , 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- A newly-identified type of microRNA could tackle aggressive cancers by helping to kill off their cells.
It was able to kill off a two-man Ducks advantage in the final minute of the third, as the Ducks pulled goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov after San Jose was whistled for a penalty.
If you kill off the snakes," he says, "you could be killing the next wonder drug.
We are playing well enough but we are not doing enough to kill off the teams.
Surface fires then are lit to kill off saplings, reduce fuel loads, enrich the soil with nutrients, and bring fire back to the forest.
Laois managed to get the opening score through captain David Cuddy, but Clare hit back with four goals and three points in the next 15 minutes to kill off any chance of a surprise result.