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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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A friend called John Burke to tell him, "Oh my gosh, there's a baby left at a fire station.
Oliver Magan, Speaker; Val O'Neill, David Hehir, Dave O'Dywer, John Burke, all AIB.
STARRING: Jason Statham, Catherine Chan, James Hong, Chris Sarandon, Anson Mount, Robert John Burke, Reggie Lee.
Ridden by John Burke and trained by Fred Rimell, who had teamed up to win the National with Rag Trade 12 months previously, Andy Pandy was backed from 10-1 into 15-2 favourite and certainly gave punters a decent run for their money.
Audio: Listen to an interview with John Burke at www.
TODAY FEAST 1787: John Burke, genealogist and founder of Burke's Peerage, was born in Tipperary, Ireland.
They were the work of John Burke (1843-1900), an Irishman who went to India as an apothecary with the Royal Engineers and later became assistant to photographer William Baker.
daughter of the late Gladys (Nettle) Burke, and John Burke.
John Burke, Osco's president, is treasurer of OCMA, and Ryan Burke, accountant and environmental coordinator at Osco, is OCMA's vice president for environmental affairs.
The deal will allow Motorola Mobility to back up its expertise in offering the fast creation and management of revenue-generating video services across multiple screens, John Burke, senior vice president and general manager, Converged Experiences, said in a statement.
HARTFORD-One month after the state Supreme Court overturned a ban against ATM surcharging issued by state Banking Commissioner John Burke and ruled in favor of three of the largest banks in the state and the U.
John Burke, USDA-ARS Cropping Systems Research Laboratory Lubbock, Texas; (806) 749-5560, ext.