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2017 Word of the Year

news story

noun
1.
a news report of any length, usually presented in a straightforward style and without editorial comment.
Also called story.
Compare editorial, feature story (def 1).
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  • Laura and I have just seen the first news story about our baby, and we're just sick about it.

    Get Out of Our Skies! E. K. Jarvis
  • The body of a news story is the place for the reporter's skill and style.

  • She knew that a news story should, if possible, answer the questions: Who?

    Joan of the Journal Helen Diehl Olds
  • Briefly, I told him about the news story which had excited his partner.

    Direct Wire Clee Garson
  • The instrument was printing the news story as rapidly as any voice could speak it.

    Brood of the Dark Moon Charles Willard Diffin

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