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During the Industrial Revolution, people worked 16 hours non-stop.

After 16 hours, the worst had come to pass.
(The Independent - World News, )

The scheduled outbound journey takes 16 hours and 20 minutes.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Nile hippos like Fiona spend up to 16 hours a day in the water.
(NBC Today, )

However, he got into difficulty 16 hours into the swim and later died.
(Daily Mail - News, )

I did 16 hours per week until May 2015, when I increased to full-time (32.5 hours per week).
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Marine biology student collecting coral samples in Honduras was swept out to sea for 16 hours.
(UPI - Odd News, )

It suggests babies have up to 16 hours while teenagers should at least eight hours of shut-eye.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Two-year-old boys Jaga and Kalia underwent 16 hours of surgery, the first of its kind in India.
(BBC News - Health, )

Unbox Therapy tested the smartphone's waterproof feature by submerging it for more than 16 hours.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The superjumbo A380, starts flying the world’s longest route — a non-stop trip lasting nearly 16 hours.
(Fox News - Travel, )

But it took 16 hours for jailers to realize that three dangerous inmates had broken out of the Santa Ana lockup.
(Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

As of 5:30pm London time, Her Majesty will have clocked up 23,226 days, 16 hours and about 30 minutes on the throne.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

Vanessa Knowles, 25, from London, juggles 16 hours of weekly lectures at her university with 12 hours of webcam sessions.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

They say: A sheer-coverage powder that can be worn alone or over foundation that provides a soft matte finish for up to 16 hours.
(The Vancouver Sun - Life, )

Patients were randomized to receive 48-hour infusions of placebo or serelaxin (30µg/kg per day) within 16 hours from presentation.
(Science Daily - News, )

Authorities are closing an investigation of an 18-year-old woman's claim she was abducted along a road and held hostage for 16 hours.
(NBC News, )

Marie Gibson, writing in The Conversation, reveal how Mark must cycle for 16 hours a day at an average speed of 15mph if he is to succeed.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Watch more than 16 hours of live sport, listen to radio commentaries and check the latest scores and updates - all on the BBC sport website.
(BBC Sport, )

Australian radio host Ray Hadley tells CBC News he received several phone calls from one of the hostages held for 16 hours at a Sydney café.
(CBC News in CBC News - World, )

A team of Lego builders spent 16 hours constructing a Lego Super Star Destroyer kit and mere seconds smashing it to bits for a slow-motion video.
(UPI - Odd News, )

French sailor Francois Gabart has broken the record for sailing around the world alone, circumnavigating the planet in just 42 days and 16 hours.
(Los Angeles Times - Football, )

The flight from Abu Dhabi to San Francisco was supposed to last 16 hours, instead it took more than a full day to arrive at the final destination.
(NBC News Travel, )

Co-founders Wombi Rose, age 28, and John Wise, age 29, started the company while at Harvard Business School, working 16 hours a day, seven days a week.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

A Sydney cafe that was the site of a deadly siege reopened on Friday, with a staffer who was held captive for 16 hours returning to work in a bid to heal.
(USA Today - World, )

Marie Buchan, 33, from Weoley Castle, Birmingham, said she would be better off staying at home on benefits rather than working 16 hours a week as a carer.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The experimental solar-powered plane has completed the 10th leg of its global journey, flying from San Francisco to Phoenix, Arizona in just under 16 hours.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Becki Wilson, 26, from Edgeley, Stockport, has shared powerful photos of spending time with her baby son Carter-James who died just 16 hours after he was born.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Solar Impulse 2 passed the "point of no return" early Monday, about 16 hours into the solar-powered plane’s audacious attempt to cross the Pacific from Japan.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

The newest special committee is scheduled to spend 16 hours in closed-door meetings this week as it prepares to deliver recommendations to the House of Commons.
(Aaron Wherry in CBC News - Politics, )

Authorities in southeastern Michigan said Sunday that an 18-year-old woman falsely claimed that she was abducted and held hostage for 16 hours earlier this week.
(Fox News - U.S., )

The Watchkeeper – which has a 33ft wingspan – can fly for 16 hours, sending real-time images to pilots on the ground, who control it from up to 100miles away.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Neotensil touts itself as 'a first-of-its-kind, invisible shapewear film,' that activates within three hours to lift puffiness, and holds in place for up to 16 hours.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

London-based nutritionist Madeleine Shaw, 28, explained how the technique involves not eating for up to 16 hours a day, between dinner and breakfast the next morning.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Travellers were left stranded in departure lounges at Heathrow, Gatwick and London City airports as about 75 flights were axed and others were delayed by up to 16 hours.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Pictured: Francois Gabart managed to circumnavigate the planet in 42 days and 16 hours, six days faster than the record set by fellow Frenchman Thomas Coville last year.
(Daily Mail - News, )

William Mack, 39, laid in wait for more than 16 hours and then strangled business risk manager Leanne Wall with a belt soon after she awoke at her home in Bury, Manchester.
(Daily Mail - News, )

There might be better ways to spend a Sunday than being crammed inside a smoky Los Angeles warehouse, wearing a wool suit for the better part of 16 hours in 100-degree heat.
(Los Angeles Times - Boxing, )

Several more people escaped as heavily-armed police took action early Tuesday morning at a Sydney cafe where a gunman took an unknown number of hostages about 16 hours before.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Several more people escaped as heavily-armed police took action early Tuesday morning at a Sydney café where a gunman took an unknown number of hostages about 16 hours before.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

The Boeing -9 QF9 flight from Perth, Western Australia, to London Heathrow completed the journey in 16 hours and 29 minutes instead of the scheduled 17 hours and 20 minutes.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

The legal challenge in London was brought by four lone parent families whose benefits were set to be cut because they could not work the minimum 16 hours a week to avoid the cap.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The work to process the scene and transport the dead continued well into Monday afternoon, more than 16 hours after a shooter opened fire from the Mandalay Bay hotel in Las Vegas.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A Cathay Pacific flight from New York to Hong Kong was stranded for more than 16 hours in a Chinese city late last month because of bad weather and limits on the crew's work hours.
(Fox News - World, )

Firefighters continue to fight a stubborn fire smoldering under a berth at the Squamish Terminals north of Vancouver on Friday morning, more than 16 hours after it wa first detected.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Passengers on board a stranded Cathay Pacific flight from New York to Hong Kong were kept inside the plane for 16 hours because of limits on the crew's work hours and immigration rules.
(The Independent - World News, )

At a press conference at the Ham Yard Hotel in Soho the 54-year-old said her training lasts for 16 hours a day, starting at 6am, and this includes four hours of Russian language classes.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Chinese authorities say a Cathay Pacific flight from New York to Hong Kong was stranded for more than 16 hours in a Chinese city because of bad weather and limits on the crew's work hours.
(Fox News - World, )

Jeffrey Spector, 54, who had an inoperable tumour growing on his spine enjoyed a final meal with his family just 16 hours before he travelled to the Dignitas assisted suicide clinic in Zurich.
(Daily Mail - News, )

After listening to more than 16 hours of expert testimony from nearly 50 witnesses, the House public safety committee has finished its review of the government's proposed anti-terror legislation.
(Kady O'Malley in CBC News - Politics, )

A swarm of heavily armed police stormed a cafe in the heart of downtown Sydney early Tuesday, ending a siege where a gunman had been holding an unknown number of people hostage for more than 16 hours.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

A siege that shut down a large part of central Sydney for more than 16 hours ended in bloodshed after two hostages and their armed captor were killed when police stormed a cafe behind volleys of bullets.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Undercover filmmakers pretending to be workers in a factory making Apple products in China had to work up to 16 hours a day and as many as 18 days in a row, according to an investigation by BBC Panorama.
(The Independent - World News, )

According to an informal survey published on HubSpot, marketers spend about 16 hours each week on routine tasks; email accounts for almost four of those hours (so much for Tim Ferriss's 4 Hour Workweek).
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Less than 16 hours later, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll was still stunned by the outcome while defending the decision to call a pass from the 1-yard line in the Super Bowl's closing seconds, a choice that will long be debated.
(The New York Times - Pro-Football, )

EXCLUSIVE: It was just a few years ago, in March 2011, when a pair of U.S. Air Force B-1 bombers – during a harsh winter storm – took off from their base in South Dakota to fly across the world to launch the air campaign in Libya, only 16 hours after the order to fly.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Leticia Sarmiento was a modern-day slave, working 16 hours a day, seven days a week as a nanny for a wealthy family in British Columbia, said the Crown as it urged a judge to hand down a sentence for her former employer that will deter others from trafficking vulnerable women.
(CBC News - Canada, )

The results of the Endovascular Therapy Following Imaging Evaluation for the Ischemic Stroke (DEFUSE 3) trial demonstrated that physically removing brain clots up to 16 hours after symptom onset in selected patients led to improved outcomes compared to standard medical therapy.
(Science Daily - News, )

Orange County Sheriff’s officials said Tuesday that they were “extremely troubled” that it took at least 16 hours for deputies to realize three inmates had escaped last week, as new details emerged about the lengths the trio went to break out of the high-security lockup in Santa Ana.
(Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

The kilometre-sized main-belt asteroid 288P (300163) showed activity for several months around its perihelion 2011 (ref. 11), suspected to be sustained by the sublimation of water ice and supported by rapid rotation, while at least one component rotates slowly with a period of 16 hours (ref. 14).
(Nature, )

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