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In the US there's one main reason young people are holding off on getting hitched: money.
Summary: DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Daddy Long Legs has won the $2 million UAE Derby, holding off a late charge from Yang Tse Kiang to give trainer Aidan O'Brien at least one victory Saturday.
Flying Scot Easton led throughout the opener, run in the dry, just holding off the determined Hill by 0.
As such, they can win a few, temporary victories such as holding off drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge a few months at a time, but they cannot create the comprehensive policy changes such as the phasing out of fossil fuels and nuclear power that our society needs.
Strong Safety - the flat dropper, slides inside, holding off #1, but not crossing any receiver who has the potential to release to the flat.
DSP Group is an innovative company, but investors may want to consider holding off on a position right now and wait for its earnings estimates to gain more upward momentum.
Quartz Hill denied the junior a fourth victory by holding off Highland 1:47.
Eminem's greatest hits compilation Curtain Call - The Hits stayed at number one for a second week in the album charts, holding off Intensive Care by Robbie Williams at number two.
Qualify showed battling qualities at the end of a tough mile for two-year-old maidens when holding off Midnight Traveller in a driving finish under Ted Durcan.
In the meantime, investors may want to consider holding off on opening or deepening a position for now and wait for its earnings estimates to head higher.