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The media


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current affairs
main stories in the news
broadsheets
a newspaper having a large format
coverage
the extent of which something is broadcasted
broadcast
announcement, newscasting
invasion
n. entering a country to control it
entertainment
amusement
exploit
v. use for your own benefit
libel (v)
to attack someone's reputation; to slander, besmirch, denigrate , smear someone's name
tycoon
boss, magnate, investor
paparazzi
A freelance photographer who doggedly pursues celebrities to take candid pictures
unscrupulous
dishonest, unprincipled
gutter press
popular press that seeks sensationalism in its coverage
biased
unfairly preferring one person or group over another
issue
a set of newspapers or magazines published at the same time or a single copy of a newspaper or magazine
circulation
the average number of copies of a publication sold over a given period
newsstand
a place where newspapers and magazines are sold
verify
to prove to be true, exact, or accurate
underreport
to report to be less than is actually the case
media hype
when the media expands on a story to dredge up anger, fear, etc.
rectify
correct