• A shaken Bliss called Haldeman, who backed up Chotiner's account, and Bliss immediately resigned.
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  • After Gottschalk's death, Kinney National sold the company to a consortium headed by Ted Field, John Farrand, and Alan Hirschfield, and backed by Chicago newspaper and department store heir Frederick Field.
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  • At congressional hearings, representatives of the vending machine industry testified that aluminum cents would jam their equipment, and the Mint backed away from its proposal.
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  • Basayev received direct military training from the Russian GRU during the War in Abkhazia (1992–1993) since the Abkhaz were backed by Russia.
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  • Between 1594 and 1603, Elizabeth faced her most severe test in Ireland during the Nine Years' War, a revolt that took place at the height of hostilities with Spain, who backed the rebel leader, Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone.
  • Wikipedia: Elizabeth I of England
  • Blamey took the advice of Edward Ford and Neil Hamilton Fairley, and strongly backed their ultimately successful efforts to control the disease.
  • Wikipedia: Thomas Blamey
  • Coward was an early admirer of the plays of Harold Pinter, and backed Pinter's film version of The Caretaker with a £1,000 investment.
  • Wikipedia: Noël Coward
  • Despite several efforts and the presence of state police on later Black Fridays, a similar traffic jam occurred on Labor Day weekend 2006, when a break in bad weather led to an increase in shoppers so marked that US 6 and the Thruway were backed up as far as Newburgh and the Palisades Interstate Parkway, respectively.
  • Wikipedia: New York State Route 32
  • Edward himself fully approved these changes, and though they were the work of reformers such as Thomas Cranmer, Hugh Latimer, and Nicholas Ridley, backed by Edward's determinedly evangelical Council, the fact of the king's religion was a catalyst in the acceleration of the Reformation during his reign.
  • Wikipedia: Edward VI of England
  • For example, 11560 is the Ace Double The Communipaths by Suzette Haden Elgin, backed with Louis Trimble's The Noblest Experiment in the Galaxy.
  • Wikipedia: Ace Books
  • From September to October, Opeth toured North America again backed by High on Fire, Baroness, and Nachtmystium.
  • Wikipedia: Opeth
  • Garfunkel wanted to recreate the duo's mid-1960s live performances, using only their voices backed by Simon's acoustic guitar.
  • Wikipedia: The Concert in Central Park
  • HMS Warrior was protected by 4.5 in (114 mm) of wrought iron backed by 15 in (381 mm) of teak, the strongest shipbuilding wood.
  • Wikipedia: Ironclad warship
  • However, these attempts to involve the French soon became known to the British, who were at the time fighting the French in Egypt, were backed by the Marathas and the Nizam.
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  • In 2000, he backed the presidential campaign of Senator John McCain.
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  • In 2004 the Maserati MC12s were unable to compete in series backed by the ACO, such as the Le Mans Endurance Series (LMES) in Europe and the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) because they exceeded both the length and width restrictions for their class.
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  • In November 1860, a bill was presented to Parliament, backed by the Met and the GWR, for a railway to run from the GWR's main line a mile west of Paddington station to the developing suburbs of Shepherd's Bush and Hammersmith with a connection to the West London Railway at Latimer Road.
  • Wikipedia: Metropolitan Railway
  • In the 1936 senatorial contest in Kentucky, incumbent Democrat Marvel Mills Logan was seen as vulnerable, and Chandler backed Democratic challenger J.
  • Wikipedia: Happy Chandler
  • In the civil war of The Anarchy between King Stephen and the Empress Matilda, Peveril backed the losing side and his fortunes suffered following his capture at the Battle of Lincoln in 1141.
  • Wikipedia: Peveril Castle
  • In the second Test, he backed up his good form with a century in the Second Test in Adelaide, sharing a 310-run partnership for the fourth wicket with Paul Collingwood.
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  • In these areas, the fifth compartment was deleted; instead, there was an outer empty compartment and two liquid-filled spaces, backed by another empty compartment.
  • Wikipedia: North Carolina-class battleship
  • Kennan opposed the building of the hydrogen bomb and the rearmament of Germany, which were policies backed up by the assumptions of NSC-68.
  • Wikipedia: George F. Kennan
  • Lodge reasoned that since Cẩn would not be killed, protecting him would give the impression that the U.S. backed his activities.
  • Wikipedia: Ngo Dinh Can
  • Louis, the bosses again tried to secure political favors in exchange for their support; with little need to deal, Hanna, backed by McKinley via telephone from Canton, refused.
  • Wikipedia: Mark Hanna
  • Müller was backed by Francis Leighton, Henry Liddell and William Thomson (the heads of the colleges of All Souls, Christ Church, and Queen's), Edward Pusey, William Jacobson and Henry Acland (the Regius Professors of Hebrew, of Divinity, and of Medicine) and others.
  • Wikipedia: Boden Professor of Sanskrit election, 1860
  • Other cabinet secretaries backed Lansing's request, as did Congressional leaders, including members of both the Democratic and Republican parties who sent private communications to Marshall.
  • Wikipedia: Thomas R. Marshall