newscast newscast  /ˈnuz ˌkæst/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a broadcast of news or commentary on the news

Usage(s):

  1. But Couric also showed her interviewing chops, and her newscast grew to focus more on hard news.
  2. Anastos apologized during Thursday's newscast.
  3. Next Wednesday, CBS is finally enacting that much-predicted revolution in primetime programming: a primetime newscast.

News

  1. WFTV drops 6:30 p.m. news on WRDQ

    When WFTV-Channel 9 started a 4 p.m. newscast last week, the station canned a 6:30 p.m. newscast on sister station WRDQ-Channel 27.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  2. NEWS AT NOON: Searching for Jimmy Hoffa in Oakland Township; Warren combats West Nile; E-cigarette business booming in ...

    For an extended edition of today's newscast, click here. For more on today's biggest stories, click a headline below:
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Oakland Press

  3. PBS NewsHour Expands with 'NewsHour Weekend'

    PBS NewsHour correspondent Hari Sreenivasan will become the new anchor for "PBS NewsHour Weekend" which launches on Sept. 7. Photo by NewsHour Starting Sept. 7, the PBS NewsHour is expanding its family, adding a "PBS NewsHour Weekend" newscast on Saturdays and Sundays. The 30-minute show will be anchored by veteran NewsHour correspondent and director of digital partnerships, Hari Sreenivasan ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Online NewsHour

Quotes

  1. "We are British," Frei said, "and people have this impression of the British as being a bit stuffy, a bit haughty. We have to be aware of that. I personally don't think if you watch a BBC newscast now that you will feel you're being talked...
    on Sep 29, 2007 By: Matt Frei Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. In a separate statement provided by another spokeswoman, Ms. Couric said, "I am working hard and having fun. My colleagues continue to impress me with their commitment to the newscast, and I am very proud of the show we put on every day."
    on Apr 9, 2008 By: Katie Couric Source: Wall Street Journal

  3. "Listen, I just don't believe in covering that story, especially not as the lead story in a newscast when you have a day like today," Brzezinski said on the air.
    on Jun 30, 2007 By: Mika Brzezinski Source: The Australian

Word of the Day
fathom fathom
/ˈfæ ðəm /