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What’s happening now is a public race to secure a handful of votes from the new San Diego City Council members.

I think that happens from being at a program, being doubted before, being young, with people telling you what you can and can’t do and stuff like that.

Because, as Hagon told me, “without those basic things that have to happen at the community level, that have to be designed with and by the community, then you’re not going to save lives.”

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These past two weeks, we didn’t really know what was going to happen with the game on Saturday.

It can’t decideThe person receiving an alert doesn’t know who they were exposed to, or even when exactly it happened.

“I think the types of stories we do are very similar to what happened with hip-hop,” says Jones.

What happened to true love knows no boundaries and all that?

As soon as this attack [happened], Paris citizens came together to show were are not afraid, we are Charlie Hebdo.

The St. Thomas gathering happened around 2005, according to Krauss.

The big slug happened to hit the suspect in the street, passing through his arm and then striking Police Officer Andrew Dossi.

Strathland would bundle me out in ten minutes if anything happened to Jack.

I want to see the sort of thing happening to schools that has already happened to many sorts of retail shops.

When we came in he looked indisposed and nervous, and there happened to be a good many artists there.

He leaped out to see what had happened, and, after a few perplexed and exhausting moments, remembered.

He took mental inventory of his possessions and what he could lay claim to, and he happened to think about his wife's homestead.


On this page you'll find 54 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to happened, such as: hit, materialize, develop, go on, appear, and transpire.

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