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- n. an item in a newspaper
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“It’s a backgrounder for a news item on the theft of two containers of Tanqueray gin from Circle Wharf and Warehouse in Alameda last Thursday,” he announced.
EurekaAlert has a news item covering the research.
Another news item read to Apollo 11 by Mission Control that morning said that Vice President Spiro T.
Compuserv lets you set up a “personal folder” that automatically collects and stores every published news item or article about a company or industry you’ve selected.