“Shortly” in the news

Example collocations

died shortly
shortly afterward
shortly afterwards
shortly before
shortly thereafter

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Washington Post
· Protest in Pennsylvania after cop uses knee to restrain man  
Shortly after, the other officer put his knee on the man’s head and neck.
· California man charged with hate crime after driving into Black crowd  
Dennis Wyman, 42, of Redondo Beach, struck a 50-year-old off-duty security guard after yelling racial insults at the group shortly before midnight on June 29, a Torrance Police Department spokeswoman said in a statement.
Washington Post
· Mexican man with coronavirus dies in ICE custody  
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A Mexican man being held in U.S. immigration custody in Florida died shortly after testing positive for the coronavirus, officials said Monday.
Sports Illustrated
· Report: Jeff Okudah Inks Rookie Contract with Detroit Lions  
He publicly reflected on his mother's impact on his life shortly after he was drafted.
Malay Mail
· 'Watch Dogs 2' to go free after Ubisoft livestream bottleneck (VIDEO)  
Issues were resolved shortly after 1am European time, and Uplay users can now register via https://register.ubisoft.com/ubisoft-forward-reward/ to receive Watch Dogs 2 as well as in-game items for The Division 2 and upcoming releases of Assassin's Creed Valhalla and Watch Dogs Legion.
Seeking Alpha
· Manulife Financial: Too Cheap To Ignore  
We will look to put some long deltas to work here shortly.
Washington Post
· Inter beats Torino 3-1, moves into 2nd place in Serie A  
Ashley Young and Diego Godín scored shortly after the break after a howler from Nerazzurri goalkeeper Samir Handanović gifted Andrea Belotti the opener.
The Guardian
· Palace letters: release of Queen's correspondence on Whitlam's 1975 dismissal – live  
David Fricker, the NAA director-general, is due to speak shortly.
Sports Illustrated
· Roderic Teamer Suspended Four Games Under Substance-Abuse Policy  
Teamer, who joined the Chargers as an undrafted free agent shortly after the 2019 NFL Draft, carved out a niche last year as a backup and special-teams contributor.
Sports Illustrated
· NBA Bubble Bets: Orlando Magic Win Totals  
Jonathan Issac suffered a bad knee injury during the season is with the team in the bubble, but he is likely not to play, Markelle Fultz is also not with the team as of yet but will join them shortly.