“Dead” in the news

Example collocations

dead bodies
dead body
found dead
presumed dead
shot dead

Publications and example sentences

The Guardian
· Two die in separate incidents on Cornish coast  
Three people were taken to the Royal Cornwall hospital and a teenage girl was later pronounced dead.
The Guardian
· World Cup questions: why did gifted England not beat Argentina in 1998?  
It’s a moment of jaw-drop, of dead air.
Al Jazeera
· Dominic Cummings fuels British anger after flouting lockdown  
He's become a dead weight dragging the UK Government down.
· Joe Biden makes first public appearance since March 15  
Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, emerged from more than two months seclusion Monday, wearing a black face mask during a visit to lay a wreath on the day the United States honors its war dead.
The New York Times
· He Placed in a Virtual Race. But His Racing Was Too Virtual.  
But the spitball may not be dead yet, a top cricket executive said.
The Guardian
· Trump spends Memorial Day weekend golfing and insulting female politicians  
On a Memorial Day weekend when coronavirus deaths in the US closed in on 100,000, and a grateful nation paid respects to its war dead, its president took to the golf course and turned to social media to unleash a barrage of personal attacks on foes old, new and perceived.
· Joe Biden makes first public appearance in more than two months  
President Donald Trump also marked the day commemorating U.S. war dead, including a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery and making a trip to Baltimore — which remains under a stay-at-home order — with first lady Melania Trump to participate in a Memorial Day ceremony at Fort McHenry.
The Guardian
· Burundi ruling party candidate wins election  
The country’s last election in 2015 led to violence that left at least 1,200 dead, displaced hundreds of thousands and resulted in a sustained crackdown on the opposition and media.
The Guardian
· Johnson and Cummings have revealed their flawed view of what strong leadership is  
The shallow defences are ever more flimsy, as one police chief tells us that lockdown is now “dead in the water”.
The Age
· Man, 43, charged with murder of four-year-old girl in Brisbane  
Police established a crime scene at a home in the eastern suburb of Cannon Hill after the girl was found dead about 9.20am on Monday.