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Campbell Robb, Shelter's chief executive, said: "It's truly devastating to hear that so many people - including families with children - are teetering on the brink of homelessness.
Indeed, the hyperactive star, which is part of a two-star system called RS Ophiuchi, may be teetering on the brink of going supernova and could obliterate itself in just a few hundred thousand years, suggest Jennifer Sokoloski of the HarvardSmithsonian Center for Astrophysics and her colleagues.
A week ago they were teetering on the brink of sensational elimination, but this morning they are back among the favourites for the All-Ireland football title.
We are teetering on the brink of a kind of mass hysteria--Islamophobia--that can set us back a generation or more in our quest for a world at peace.
Each chapter closes with an apocalyptic statement, along the lines of "More and more countries in Asia are teetering on the brink of a violent explosion .
State and local - not tribal - governments, which are often left teetering on the brink of bankruptcy.
This noble experiment called Canada is teetering on the brink, and we get to choose between Steven Harper, Paul Martin and a party that wants to break up the country.
The lake is once again teetering on the brink of disaster.
I felt like I was constantly teetering on the brink of concern and fear of what is coming next.
As a whole, the show exuded a sense of madcap melancholy, of whimsy in the face of disaster--perhaps because so many of the works appeared to be teetering on the brink of collapse.
On the economic side, Canadian companies are being shut out of contracts to rebuild Iraq because of Ottawa's opposition to the war to topple Saddam Hussein, SARS, BSE (aka Mad Cow Disease) and West Nile virus are all recurring, the national airline is teetering on the brink, and tourism is in freefall.
Nursing home margins are already razor-thin, he said, with half the profession teetering on the brink.