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The Big Ten offensive player of the year just threw a 12-yard touchdown to tight end Jeremy Ruckert to take a commanding 35-14 lead over Clemson with a trip to the national championship game on the line.
The regulatory approval was expected, but it gives Tesla the official go-ahead to sell a new vehicle to the world’s fast-growing electric vehicle market—a market where it already has a commanding lead over rivals.
Early Wednesday morning, Terra Lawson-Remer had a commanding lead over incumbent Supervisor Kristin Gaspar.
In Sunday’s commanding win against the Toronto Raptors, he finished with 18 points and 10 assists.
Her tall figure—she was taller than he by at least three inches—was beautiful in its commanding, yet not vulgar, self-possession.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Soon afterwards Cox, commanding the 29th Indian Brigade, came on board to make his salaam.
She did not appear conscious that she had done anything unusual in commanding his presence.
These may be said to be pure in tone, but not possessing the other requisites they fail in commanding attention.
The Marshal's arguments seemed about to prevail when news arrived that Bruyre, commanding the cavalry, was seriously wounded.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Now she imagined herself no longer possessing but entirely possessed; no longer commanding, but utterly obedient.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS

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