in the spotlight

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Spotlight Veto "is guaranteed to be in the spotlight at the Veto Meeting, because this Veto has to be used to save one of the two nominees from the chopping block.
FOOD) Funky foods from coast-to-coast are in the spotlight, beginning when Guy visits a second-generation Italian eatery that serves family recipes for meaty lasagna and minestrone in Monterey, California.
With Liverpool's Luis Suarez in the spotlight for failing to own up to a blatant handball goal, Man United fan Murphy said: "Footballers don't own up, do they?
Herceptin is back in the spotlight as district health boards can now start funding the drug for women in an early stage of HER2-positive breast cancer.