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dead last

In last place, especially by a wide margin, as for a race or other competition. I didn't train at all for that marathon, so I guess it's no wonder I finished dead last.
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Ondo State Police Command on Saturday said three people have been arrested in connection with the alleged killing of a female banker, Nofisat Adetutu Ibrahim, who was shot dead last Wednesday.
BAGHDAD (NINA) - One of the guards of the main headquarters of the Change Movement in the Kurdish region of Zirkata, Sulaymaniyah, was shot dead last night.
Summary: Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Jun 5 (ANI): TMC leader Nirmal Kundu was shot dead last night by three bike-borne assailants in North Kolkata's Dum Dum area, police said.
Police in Marsabit are investigating the circumstances under which two business people were shot dead last night at Shauri Yako area in Marsabit.
Ishtiaq Ahmed, the father of Intizar Ahmed, who was allegedly shot dead last year by police personnel, said on Sunday that he was not satisfied with the police investigation.
Gazans today bid the last farewell to their latest youth killed by Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) at the Gaza border, Emad Shtewi (21) who was shot dead last night during a protest.
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has advised remaining Filipinos in Afghanistan to exercise 'extreme caution' in the wake of escalating violence that has left more than 200 dead last month alone.
The homeless man found dead last week in downtown Arlington Heights was identified Thursday as 65-year-old Mark T.
Police have now left the area near Clunie Farm cottage following a chemical alert when a man was found dead last Friday.
The Pelican State ranked dead last in opportunity and was in the 40s in every other category, the only state to accomplish that feat.
Bijarani, the planning and development minister, and his spouse, Fariha RazAzak, were found dead last Thursday in their Karachi house and police investigators had concluded that he first shot dead his wife and then committed suicide with his pistol.
The Moors Murderer had been gravely ill and receiving palliative care at a secure psychiatric unit when he was found dead last night.
Karachi -- Funeral prayers of Khurram Zaki, a human rights activist and social media campaigner who was shot dead last night, have been offered outside Chief Minister House on Sunday evening.
KARACHI -- Funeral prayers for Khurram Zaki, a human rights activist and social media campaigner who was shot dead last night, have been offered outside Chief Minister House on Sunday evening.
Abdeslam, 26, was caught last month but has not spoken to police since the Brussels suicide bombings which left 32 dead last week.