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news

noun broadcast news, coverage, current affairs, daily news, developments, happenings, hard news, intelligence, media, news gathering, news medium, news service, press, reportage, reporting, the fourth estate, the press, the press corps, word
See also: communication, disclosure, dispatch, information, message, narrative, notice, notification, publicity, report, statement, story
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It telephones the news over one wire to ten or twelve newspapers at one time.
He became alarmed at the news in this, and went again to Waterloo station to find out if communication were restored.
Defoe was one of the first to change this, to write articles and comments upon the news.
Varia, however, informed the girls of what had happened, she having received the news from Ptitsin, who generally knew more than most people.
Advancing a step further (the doctor was not easily discouraged) he adverted to the news of the Expedition, and took up the tone of remonstrance which had been already adopted by Mrs.
He was rather astonished at the rapidity with which the news had spread.
That he could not, however, help complaining a little against the peculiar severity of his fate, which brought the news of so great a calamity to him by surprize, and that at a time when he hourly expected the severest blow he was capable of feeling from the malice of fortune.
Here are two letters from Count Nostitz and here is one from His Highness the Archduke Ferdinand and here are these," he said, handing him several papers, "make a neat memorandum in French out of all this, showing all the news we have had of the movements of the Austrian army, and then give it to his excellency.
And now, Sanchica, see that the gentleman is comfortable; put up his horse, and get some eggs out of the stable, and cut plenty of bacon, and let's give him his dinner like a prince; for the good news he has brought, and his own bonny face deserve it all; and meanwhile I'll run out and give the neighbours the news of our good luck, and father curate, and Master Nicholas the barber, who are and always have been such friends of thy father's.
News in prison is a fruit so rare that I trust, Monsieur de Comminges, you will excuse my impatience -- the more eager since you have given us to understand that the news is good.
Yes, Ralph was gone before the news was brought to us.
Yes; you told me you would go down to inquire the news, and you have brought up monsieur

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