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(ˈmɔl dən)

a city in E Massachusetts, near Boston. 53,490.
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Finally we reached our destination--a little town called Malden, which is about five miles from Charleston, the present capital of the state.
At that time salt-mining was the great industry in that part of West Virginia, and the little town of Malden was right in the midst of the salt-furnaces.
In the midst of my struggles and longing for an education, a young coloured boy who had learned to read in the state of Ohio came to Malden. As soon as the coloured people found out that he could read, a newspaper was secured, and at the close of nearly every day's work this young man would be surrounded by a group of men and women who were anxious to hear him read the news contained in the papers.
The horns of the crescent slowly moved apart, until at last they formed a line from Hanwell to Coombe and Malden. All night through their destructive tubes advanced.
Psychologist David Malden has been working with a patient, Robert Percy, during his off hours.
The 13-year-old, from New Malden, was last seen in her school blazer just before school hours and it is reported that she did not make it to school on Friday morning.
Nikolai Glushkov, found "strangled" in New Malden, South West London, was wanted by Putin over [euro]93million missing from Aeroflot.
Police forensics at the scene of the second stabbing at Malden Road, Camden Double knife killings A MOTHER watched her young son lie dying in the street after two fatal knife attacks in London.
Jackie is preceded in death by her father, Ralph Dawson, and survived by her loving husband, Bob Phelps; mother, Mary Dawson; brother, Sean Dawson; and only son, Kaj Malden. Jackie traveled the world, living in Switzerland, Mexico, and across the United States before settling down in Tucson, where she enjoyed a successful career in real estate.
Pereira is president of Combined Properties Inc., a real estate investment and development firm located in Malden, Massachusetts.
WEBSTER -- A 92-year-old woman suffered severe smoke inhalation Wednesday night when a fire ripped through a single-family home on Malden Drive.