killing


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the crime of murdering someone

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Dec 18: Army killed a civilian Taxi Driver Asif Iqbal in Thandipora Kupwara during an ambush while police termed the killing as 'mistaken identity'.
forces and were instead just killed as unintended victims of jittery soldiers shooting up Baghdad, these killings are evidence of a depraved indifference to human life--resulting from the stress of fighting a prolonged war against a civilian population, with no clear goals or exit strategy.
While this may have implications for Renaissance readers, who, like Milton, participated in some way in killing the king, or who voyeuristically shared in Throckmorton's exhibition and discredit by reading Spenser, where this kind of ethical criticism takes us is not altogether clear.
The only thing keeping the sides from killing each other is the indefinite presence of several thousand peacekeepers.
May 19: Suicide bomber blows himself up in a market in Netanya, killing three other people and wounding at least 35.
Bacteria are not likely to develop a resistance to this killing mechanism, as they do to other methods (see related story, this page), because no single gene could make the membrane invincible.
As the officer waited for the arrival of a transport vehicle, the woman removed a small-caliber handgun from inside her shirt and shot the officer in the head, killing him instantly.
How the military increases the killing rate of soldiers in combat is instructive, because our culture today is doing the same thing to our children.
But opponents of the wolf-kill plan, including conservationists and many wildlife biologists, are outraged at the notion of killing one species to save another.
The FBI doesn't publish separate statistics on who's killing whom with handguns, but it is assumed that what is true of all murders is true of handgun murders.
Safe-Kill kills within days, and is also effective at killing mice that have grown resistant to the poisons used in conventional rodenticide products.
Rosa, Laguna | Killed by police after killing 'Bakla' in a suspected 'double-cross' situation; other gunman escaped
The killing of the tiger sparked criticism from many who said the animal should have been tranquilized or lured into captivity.
Muhammad, also bright and by all accounts personable, took off on his killing spree from a Tacoma shelter after a series of failed small business ventures.
Sarah Marsland 86 07/08/78 At home Unlawful killing