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They stared down at the boats, at the sleeping men who at night had come to them from the sea.
Three-year-old Sophie Malone came face-to-face with a snarling wolverine at Edinburgh Zoo yesterday - but bravely stared down the fang-tastically scary-looking carnivore.
AS I stared down the barrel of a 9mm pistol, I realised gang-related gun crime was as rife as ever in Liverpool - two years after the shooting of Rhys Jones.
A huge picture of the smiling schoolboy, wearing his beloved Everton kit, stared down as his parents Melanie, Stephen and big brother Owen lit candles.
It's a stirring image but as Moore stared down at the fans making their first pilgrimage up Wembley Way since 2000 in the fading light, it's clear this scene was more about the brave new dawn behind this fitting tribute to the past.
UNIVERSAL CITY -- In 1973, then-Superior Court Judge Armand Arabian stared down a sexist mandate that required he inform a jury to consider a woman's rape claim with caution and decided enough was enough.
JOHN PAUL II WILL BE REMEMBERED AS THE POPE WHO stared down global communism and put the doctrinal slapdown on liberation theology.
First as a writer who stared down a repressive state and then as the improbable president of the Czech Republic, Havel has lived the sort of bizarre, triumphant life that almost makes us think we must be dreaming.