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Our exoplanet-searching techniques look for the effect of planets on their host star, either through a cyclical gravitational tug, or by periodically blinking out some of the star’s light.
Like Stanberry, his job was to unload packages from shipping containers pulled by motorized tugs.
A TEMP WORKER DIED ON THE JOB AFTER FEDEX DIDN’T FIX A KNOWN HAZARD. THE FINE: $7,000.BY WENDI C. THOMAS, MLK50: JUSTICE THROUGH JOURNALISMDECEMBER 23, 2020PROPUBLICA
Even if containers weren’t fully unloaded, the tug would move forward, witnesses told TOSHA.
A TEMP WORKER DIED ON THE JOB AFTER FEDEX DIDN’T FIX A KNOWN HAZARD. THE FINE: $7,000.BY WENDI C. THOMAS, MLK50: JUSTICE THROUGH JOURNALISMDECEMBER 23, 2020PROPUBLICA
To remove the byssus, grasp it with your thumb and forefinger or between your thumb and the blade of a paring knife and give a sharp tug toward the hinged end of the shell.
For all of the tumult we’ve seen since, his approval ratings have barely budged, caught a bit below-center in a tug-of-war between two incredibly strong forces.
He reached far down into a trousers pocket and tugged to the light of day a roll that his fingers could not encircle.
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Two more followed—one that tugged at the Black Hood's cape, a second that shot out the light in the room.
So they fastened “belt-claws” to their stout girdles and tugged the bow strings into place with their back and leg muscles.
The Schree holding Holaf's arms let go, tugged a weapon from his belt, struck Holaf over the head with it.
Their limbs were truly skeletal, and curiously I tugged the white robe from the strange insect body as I followed the prince.

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