“Trap” in the news

Example collocations

gravel trap
set a trap
trap door
trap event
trap set

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The New York Times
· Coronavirus Briefing: What Happened Today  
Dirt traps: During the influenza panic of 1918 and 1919, masks played a role in political and cultural wars, and some people resisted wearing them.
· Dune trailer release: LIKELY first teaser arrival date shifts a week  
“Though Leto knows the opportunity is an intricate trap set by his enemies, he takes his Bene Gesserit concubine Lady Jessica, young son and heir Paul, and most trusted advisers to Arrakis.
Seeking Alpha
· Kilroy Realty prices $425M senior notes  
Now read: Slate Office REIT: Sector Headwinds, Dividend Coverage Concerns, And Overstated NAV Demonstrate Potential Value Trap In REIT »
· EastEnders spoilers: Whitney Dean arrested for ‘murder’ as Chantelle disappears  
When Chantelle and Kheerat were trapped in the officers a few months ago, he noticed bruises on her arm, and if they hadn't been freed Chantelle looked as if she was going to open up to him.
The Independent
· Ashley Graham says looking at her stretch marks reminds her women are 'superheroes'  
“But other than that, keep your trap shut and just let that mother figure it out.
BBC Sport
· Bob Willis Trophy: Ben Slater career-best gives Leicestershire lead against Lancashire  
However, Lancashire struggled in reply as Keaton Jennings was caught at third slip off Chris Wright for eight and Josh Bohannon was trapped lbw to a full delivery from Ben Mike for three.
· Valorant Killjoy Agent release date, abilities and gameplay for new Act 2 character  
Killjoy can deploy turrets to fire on enemies, set of an alarmbot to hunt down enemies, and even trap opponents in a set space for around eight seconds.
BBC Sport
· Bob Willis Trophy: Northamptonshire defy Warwickshire victory push at Edgbaston  
Rossington and Thurston shored up the innings but were separated late in the day when Warwickshire had eight overs with the new ball and Tim Bresnan continued his excellent debut by trapping Thurston lbw.
The New York Times
· The (Virtual) Theatrical Fringe Moves Front and Center  
Neither the regulations of the European Union nor a social media campaign that drew thousands of supporters seemed to help; she remained all but trapped in her apartment for weeks.
Seeking Alpha
· Why Gold Failed Japan (And What That Means For America)  
This contrasts greatly from stimulus of the past, which was mainly directed at supporting the banking system with new liquidity becoming trapped and never finding its way to the real economy.