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burke

to murder in such a way as to leave no marks on the body, usually by suffocation.
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The stars: Giovanni Ribisi, Natasha Gregson Wagner, Robert John Burke.
The appointment of John Burke represents a milestone in the NRX journey," said Paul Gray, CEO of NRX.
As the number of fraudulent claims continues to rise, insurance organizations are looking for sophisticated solutions that prevent fraud while speeding -- not slowing -- the claims process," said John Burke, Vice President and General Manager, Siebel Insurance.
1995 A second Cheltenham Festival success for Terry Casey, following Over The Road in the 1988 NH Chase, when Mick Fitzgerald rides subsequent Grand National hero Rough Quest, owned by Andrew Wates, to victory over Antonin, trained by Sue Bramall and ridden by John Burke, in the Ritz Club Chase.
Berkley Net Underwriters President & CEO, John Goldwater, announced this week the appointments of Rebecca Crunk and John Burke to BerkleyNet's senior management team.
May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mangos, a full service advertising agency, is pleased to announce that John Burke has joined the company as Digital Strategist.
In their final game they lost 7-4 to Greater Manchester at Liverpool Aquatic Centre, with John Burke, Marcus Frisk, Matthew Quirk and Adam Smith on target.
TRIBUTES have been paid to Cheshire county councillor John Burke, who has died at home following a long battle with motor neurone disease.
TELL ME SEE provided locally-based John Burke with a memorable moment when she stayed on stoutly to get the better of a gallant Abbeytown by a length in the three-mile beginners chase.
Station Officer John Burke, of Darlington fire station, said: "The dog, which was in the bedroom, may have woken them.
Original Robocop actor Peter Weller may be gone, but he's not really missed since Robert John Burke fits the costume just as well, and doesn't have to do much in the acting department.
The stars: Laurence Fishburne, Stephen Baldwin, Will Patton, Robert John Burke, Salma Hayek, Robert Hooks, Victor Rivers.