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Will cybercriminals be taking aim at your smartphone or Facebook account this year?
(CBC News in CBC News - Business, )

Proposals in Congress are taking aim at deadly superbugs, but what's the right answer to stop their spread?
(CNBC, )

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I took aim at one.

Take aim at the target.

She took aim at a deer.

All of us aim at success.

We aim at that objective.

She took aim at the deer.

He achieved his aim at last.

Take steady aim at the tiger.

It is wrong to aim at fame only.

Aim at the target with this gun.

We must achieve our aim at any price.

I will carry out my aim at any expense.

I cannot aim at the bird. It's too far.

I aim at ducks, but I don't shoot them.

Trade companies aim at a new market in Asia.

No one in the village knew that the soldiers were taking aim at their village.

All of these sports and many others are dominated by the human urge to aim at something.

It is not the least of life's ironies that this, which we all aim at, is better not quite achieved.

The soldiers arrested him, blindfolded him, then they took him behind their vehicle and one of the soldiers took aim at his leg and shot him. This scene was filmed and millions of people from all over the world saw it.

Aim at a certain issue.
(Latin proverb)

Better to aim at comfort' than at luxury.
(African proverb)

I didn't aim at anything except good music.
(Waylon Jennings)

A man does not always aim at what he means to hit.
(Danish proverb)

Those who aim at great deeds must also suffer greatly.

It's only when you aim at one spot that your urine foams.
(African proverb)

Unless one is a genius, it is best to aim at being intelligible.
(Anthony Hope)

Unless you are a genius, it is best to aim at being intelligible.
(Anthony Hope)

In the long run, you hit only what you aim at: Therefore aim high.
(Henry David Thoreau)

There are others who aim at popularity under the disguise of patriotism.
(Jonathan Mayhew)

He says gods like to see an atheist around. Gives them something to aim at.
(Terry Pratchett in Small Gods)

Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.
(C.S. Lewis)

To aim at the best and to remain essentially ourselves is one and the same thing.
(Janet Erskine Stuart)

Heterosexuality is dangerous. It tempts you to aim at a perfect duality of desire.
(Marguerite Duras)

A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
(Bruce Lee)

Normal science does not aim at novelties of fact or theory and, when successful, finds none.
(Thomas Kuhn)

In seeking absolute truth we aim at the unattainable and must be content with broken portions.
(William Osler)

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, they had better aim at something high.
(Henry David Thoreau)

The prime minister has taken aim at the practice.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Julie Burgess takes aim at the perpetrator on Twitter.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Sport, )

China's Communist Party is taking aim at its own leaders.
(USA Today - World, )

Musician-environmentalist Neil Young is taking aim at Starbucks.
(The Vancouver Sun - Celebrity, )

Blues skipper took aim at NRL when he should have looked closer to home.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Sport, )

Xiaomi may be taking aim at the Apple Watch with a smartwatch of its own.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

In an exclusive CNBC interview, President Obama took aim at tax inversions.
(CNBC, )

Johnny Rotten has taken aim at Mick Jagger, Simon Cowell and even his band.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

The Z4 steps up from its predecessor's specs to take aim at the iPad Air 2.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

My recent post, Why Your Startup is Going to Fail, took aim at entrepreneurs.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Scientists have taken aim at what may be the Achilles' heel of the HIV virus.
(Science Daily - News, )

Recent studies aim at bringing these materials to a higher level of maturity.
(Nature Materials, )

A local MPP is taking aim at big-game hunters at the Toronto Sportsmen's Show.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Rising smartphone star Xiaomi is moving upmarket and taking aim at Apple's iPhone.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

In his view, the next reform wave needs to take direct aim at the political system.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Activist investors go on the offensive, taking aim at underperforming big companies.
(USA Today - Money, )

Current treatments for PD therefore aim at restoring dopamine contents in the brain.
(Science Daily - News, )

Jeanne Moos takes aim at "American Sniper" for using a doll rather than a real baby.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Storm may next take aim at busy East Coat airports during busy pre-Thanksgiving rush.
(USA Today - Travel, )

N.Y. regulator Benjamin Lawsky is taking aim at individual misconduct on Wall Street.
(USA Today - Money, )

Lawsuits take aim at stingy reimbursements as New Jersey policyholders try to rebuild.
(USA Today - National, )

Advert-free social network Ello has launched and is taking aim at the social media giants.
(Rhiannon Williams in The Telegraph - Technology, )

David is a new 3D printer and one that is taking aim at the materials side of the industry.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Tropical depression upgraded to Tropical Storm Cristobal early Sunday; takes aim at Bahamas.
(UPI - News, )

Hackers take aim at the PlayStation Network, and a special edition PS4 goes for $20K on eBay.
(CNET News, )

Keegan-Michael Key's Luther took aim at 'The Walking Dead' and 'Game of Thrones' in his barbs.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Pat McCrory holds a media availability on the winter storm that is taking aim at North Carolina.
(NBC Weather, )

This time, ShopRunner is taking aim at the titan of e-commerce with a bold proposal for shoppers.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Plus, as the NBA season opens Tuesday, a handful of loaded teams are taking aim at the Miami Heat.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Russia has taken aim at Foreign Minister Julie Bishop for her latest comments on the MH17 disaster.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Universal has taken aim at companies that create mixtapes for prisoners in its latest piracy fight.
(BBC News - Business, )

It also appears to take dead aim at Netflix, Amazon's top competitor in original streaming content.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The comic let rip as part of his comedy act - taking aim at ex Katy Perry in a truly ungallant barb.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

The aim at breakfast time is to eat plenty of protein and good fats which provide slow-burning fuel.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Members of the D.C. Snowball Fight Association take aim at one another at Meridian Hill Park in D.C.
(NBC Weather, )

David Cameron takes aim at UKIP as he launches the Conservative European and local election campaign.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Shaking off geopolitical flare-ups for now, analysts say the S&P 500 is taking aim at the 2000 level.
(CNBC, )

When it comes to developing a seasonal flu vaccine, researchers must take aim at an invisible target.
(Monte Morin in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

But in a $400 million renovation, it’s taking sharper aim at millennials and free-spending tourists.
(The New York Times - Business, )

WatchESPN and Major League Soccer apps aim at sports fans, while other new apps focus on photos, anime.
(CNET News, )

Newcomer Zhou is part of a wave of mainland Chinese entrepreneurs taking aim at the global handset boom.
(Forbes - Business, )

Two large oil spills are reported as the Colorado floodwaters take aim at drilling and storage facilities.
(Matt Pearce in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

MediaTek takes aim at the ubiquitous Qualcomm processor found in mobile devices with its new MT6795 chipset.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Pacific territory's representatives take aim at department's capacity and call for referendum or plebiscite.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush are taking aim at wage growth and hours worked, traditional Main Street issues.
(CNBC, )

Scientists aim at developing more efficient materials and new architectures for organic photovoltaic devices.
(Science Daily - News, )

South Florida lawmakers are taking aim at a state law that allows residents to have backyard shooting ranges.
(Fox News - Politics, )

The updated tablets aim at a variety of audiences: from adults who want to work on their tablets to children.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

As the Botox maker fends off a $46-billion takeover offer, it takes aim at Canadian rival's business strategy.
(Ricardo Lopez in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Barring a fresh geopolitical jolt, the S&P 500 is back on course to take aim at the psychological 2,000 level.
(CNBC, )

T-Mobile US is taking aim at the lucrative and hard to penetrate business market with a flat-fee pricing plan.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

It’s part of a national sport in this country, Robert Fisher writes, in which politicians take aim at Ottawa.
(Robert Fisher in CBC News - Politics, )

Magnate Gina Rinehart has taken aim at government over-regulation of mining during a business luncheon in Darwin.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Infosys aims a youth banking app at banks that want to aim at Gen Z and have the solution up and running quickly.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Roseanne Barr fired off a round of profanity strewn tweets taking aim at Hollywood executives and Anderson Cooper.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

A "tougher" Volcker rule takes aim at executives, should the firms have lapses in oversight, according to sources.
(CNBC, )

While Hurricane Iselle and Tropical Storm Julio aim at Hawaii, Tropical Storm Bertha has weakened in the Atlantic.
(NBC Weather, )

BitTorrent offers another way to monetize its peer-to-peer network, taking aim at file storage services this time.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

A case of the highly paid pot and the kettle as Michael O'Leary takes aim at Ryanair chairman's "dodgy dress sense".
(Harriet Dennys in The Telegraph - Finance, )

Category 4 Hurricane Iselle takes aim at Hawaii, while Hurricane Bertha is not expected to make landfall in the U.S.
(NBC Weather, )

Hagupit strengthened into a typhoon Tuesday just in time for it to take aim at the Philippines, meteorologists said.
(UPI - News, )

Another NRL coach has taken aim at referees following the decision to award Manly's decisive try against the Cowboys.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Sport, )

In his latest book, Dr. Offit takes aim at those who use religious reasoning to disavow lifesaving medical treatments.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

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