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He pulled out a gun and shouted, “This is a stickup!”.
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Both stickups were captured on surveillance video released Wednesday.
What Beatty didn’t add was that Faye Dunaway as Bonnie Parker was executing these stickups in costumes that would shake the fashion world of the late ’60s and has, for a half century, continued to entrance us.
The long prison sentence that resulted from the hotel-room stickup brought a measure of satisfaction to some of those who thought Simpson got away with murder.
SANTA ANA – A man pleaded guilty and was sentenced Monday to five years in prison for committing two bank robberies and two attempted stickups in Santa Ana and Fountain Valley in a three-day period.
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For a decidedly more modern sight, head a bit south of Stavanger to see three gigantic metal Viking swords sticking up from the shoreline.
Bella Thorne is not afraid to stick up for herself, and after Perez Hilton posted a shot of her on social media, Bella is doing exactly that.
Republican voters would presumably not be happy to learn that Trump was sticking up for a policy that the party platform lambasted as unlawful.
Phil exited the convenience store at the corner of Pembroke Road and SW 56 Avenue and the surveillance video shows him sticking up for the man mowing the lawn.
The funnel has been designed to be incorporated into the shape of the ship, rather than to stick up from the top of the vessel.
There was a black vest sporting Bugs Bunny’s face, ears sticking up the side, paired with red hot pants.
Former Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino stuck up for former athletic director Tom Jurich during a Wednesday evening interview with Terry Meiners on WHAS-840.
McAdoo publicly stuck up for Beckham following his dog-peeing celebration, which came just six days after the coach publicly called out Eli Manning for a costly delay-of-game flag—has undercut his ability to lead the group.
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