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Soon after, Clark was headed to Washington, and Powers was finalizing a deal with the Minnesota Lynx.

Thibault said Powers started asking questions and then bringing up the same ones repeatedly.

While the city could choose to make it a department, that might be a harder sell to a public familiar with disappointments like the recent overbilling scandal at the San Diego Public Utilities Department, Powers said.

Officials including Powers and Hudson told investigators they were aware of persistent problems with harassment surrounding the women’s clinic at the Washington medical center.

Before the meeting, Wilkie wrote an email to Powers, his then-chief of staff, and Tucker, his then-chief of legislative affairs, about a previous conversation with the congressman about Goldstein.

This is a Hollywood director at the height of his powers creating original, wildly ambitious epics.

It was forbidden to be eaten, and seen as having powers that beat back “demons and sorcerers” as well as “misfortune.”

Needless to say, this does not enamor her to the powers that be in Cameroon.

Indeed, it may never unless Western powers start raising the political stakes.

They also used the powers of their separate agencies to cite waste haulers for spilling sludge along roadways.

He signalized himself by a great victory which he obtained on the banks of the Neva, over the northern powers.

For the purpose of ascertaining the Board's powers in this connection the opinion of the Attorney General has been requested.

He was an active and valiant prince, who made himself respected by the powers of Europe.

I wish Vicky saw through her; she has so much influence over Jack, and such deadly powers of ridicule.

So did my versatile friend, joyously confident in his powers, start on his glorious career as a private detective.


On this page you'll find 36 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to powers, such as: board, bureau, cabinet, committee, department, and executive.

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