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an axe to grind

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the axe

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The unique entrance sign which cost PS500, was attacked with an axe last September.
There is one particular most useful tool among them and is used almost daily, an axe which is used to chop wood for making fire for domestic cooking and brewing of alcohol, a common practice in some villages.
A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: "Two masked offenders threatened the shopkeeper with an axe and demanded the till.
Investigators observed spectators in sandals jumping out of the way of rebounding axes to avoid having feet hit by the axe.
That means the village decided it's OK for Kick Axe Club to open in an industrial area, away from houses and retail businesses, but with good access to major roads.
A case in point is the story of how axes, found nearly everywhere in our young country, were being made by the Collins Axe Works in Collinsville in northwest Connecticut.
The looped axe design was abandoned during the 1st-2nd centuries and was replaced with a more slender type that lacked the loop (Lang 2007, 140).
After a heated argument, Muhammad Ramzan killed his wife, Naseem Akhtar, with an axe.bsac-850950-1960006465-placeNaseem succumbed to her injuries at a local hospital.
What a great idea that is.' But truthfully, after you have a couple drinks you start to actually throw a little bit better,' said Alexander Stine, an 'axepert' at Kick Axe. He honed his own skills growing up in Colorado throwing knives at carnivals and now trains newcomers on proper technique.
And in January the Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing League is set to be launched in Birmingham.
The Times newspaper recently wrote: "After a hard day at the office there is no better way to ease the stress quite like loosening your tie, taking a deep breath and hurling an axe down a lane."
He alleged Mr Denton, pictured, punched him as he tried to pass and knocked him to the floor, where he got the axe.
* Pro skateboarder Paul Rodriguez, aka P-Rod, is taking a ride with Unilever power brand Axe, creating a new collection that is said to capture the soul of Los Angeles street culture.
AHISTORIC battle axe was paraded in the North East for the last time as part of a unique event dating back to the 19th century.
The Bad Axe City Counsel didn't talk trash about Emterra Environmental but it did decide to go with a different waste disposal service, Diva Disposal.