“Above” in the news

Example collocations

above all
above sea
above sea level
mentioned above
meters above

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Publications and example sentences

The Wall Street Journal
· Recipe: Creamy Coleslaw  
Pour over cabbage as in step 3 above and toss.
Sports Illustrated
· Exploring the abyss that is the senior pool of HOF candidates  
Do all of the above players belong in the Hall of Fame?
The Guardian
· Stamp duty cut fuels surge of interest in London commuter belt  
Under Sunak’s stamp duty cuts in England, buyers of homes up to a value of £500,000 will pay no stamp duty, with a reduced rate for homes above that.
Sports Illustrated
· Confirmed Match Officials: Manchester City vs Bournemouth (Premier League)  
After back-to-back, 5-0 thrashings of Newcastle and most recently Brighton, Pep Guardiola’s side secured 2nd place, and a seventh straight season of finishing above local rivals Manchester United.
Financial Express
· Which bank is offering home loans at 6.7%? Check out the lowest interest rates this week  
As mentioned earlier, the RLLR often includes a customer risk spread – meaning, the lowest interest rates are offered to the customers who have stellar credit scores (normally 750 and above).
Seeking Alpha
· ESSA Bancorp: Credit Costs Likely To Cancel Out First Half's Earnings Growth  
Considering the factors mentioned above, I’m expecting ESSA to report provision expense of $3.9 million in the fiscal year 2020, representing 28bps of total loans, compared to 15bps of total loans in the fiscal year 2019 and an average of 25bps of total loans from 2013 to 2019.
· St Swithin's Day forecast: Could UK see 40 days of scorching sun? Latest heatwave forecast  
Read More: Heatwave WARNING: Scorching temperatures to push USA above 46C
Liverpool Echo
· Everton fans tell Carlo Ancelotti what he must fix first this summer  
The Blues had been battling to sneak into European qualification in the final few matches of the season, but have pretty much run out of games to challenge the sides above.
· Trump transition agrees to shut down, State Dept. official fined  
“This case should send a message that all are equal before the law, and none are above it,” Attorney General Grewal said in a statement.
The Age
· Gallery: The best photos from around the world  
The sun rises above the Dvortsovy (Palace) drawbridge on the Neva River in St.Petersburg, Russia.Credit:AP