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The two sides played to a riveting 2-2 draw back in their Bundesliga meeting in December, with Schalke scoring in the 82nd and 95th minutes to cap a comeback and secure a point.
With the grit and edge of investigative journalism and the profound heart of a powerful documentary, each episode delivers a riveting look at the faces of change in Black America.
This riveting film is at once a personal story, a journalistic thriller and an essay on the nature of paranoia.
The brave and riveting testimony of more than 150 victims against former Michigan State and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar in January led to Nassar receiving a 40-to-175-year prison sentence.
Those lyrics served as a suitable prologue for the often riveting performance that followed.
That would be unfortunate, because Taylor’s work, in addition to being often enthralling and riveting, is deceptively accessible.
Three years later, the Marlins beat the Cleveland Indians in a riveting seventh game of the 1997 World Series, a back-and-forth contest that was not decided until the bottom of the 11th inning.
But there is good reason to think that the European audiences hearing these riveting performances almost six decades ago found the whole thing enthralling and confounding by turns.
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RIVETING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of riveting for English Language Learners
: very exciting or interesting
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