newsman newsman  /ˈnuz ˌmæn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who investigates and reports or edits news stories

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. One veteran newsman who was not misled was white-haired Leland Stowe, correspondent for the Chicago Daily News.
  2. Every actor capable of spitting out snappy dialogue was given a fedora and a press card to stick in his hatband; nearly every actress played some frail being pursued by a newsman.
  3. Obama's former pastor sits down with the PBS newsman for Friday's broadcast.

News

  1. Former journalist, ‘Biography’ host to read

    FREEPORT — Jack Perkins, former NBC journalist and “Biography” host, will read from his new book, “Finding Moosewood, Finding God: What Happened When a TV Newsman Abandoned His Career for Life on an Island,” at Freeport Community Library Saturday, June 15, at 6 p.m. read more
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Times Record

  2. Briefly: Roger Ailes, Queen Elizabeth, Halle Berry

    The newsman accepts a check from a conservative foundation. The queen's portrait is vandalized. And other news from here and elsewhere.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  3. Christie 'Born to run'? Gov drops hints during Late Night 'Slow Jam'

    (CNN) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie dropped by NBC's Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Wednesday to try his hand at "Slow Jamming the News" - a bit famously started by NBC newsman Brian Williams. And while a special Senate election may not sound like a natural topic for a slow jam, somehow it worked. […]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNN Political Ticker

Quotes

  1. President Bush, in a White House statement, said: "Tim was a tough and hardworking newsman. He was always well-informed and thorough in his interviews. And he was as gregarious off the set as he was prepared on it."
    on Jun 13, 2008 By: Harry Reid Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "He was an institution in both news and politics for more than two decades. Tim was a tough and hardworking newsman. He was always well-informed and thorough in his interviews. And he was as gregarious off the set as he was prepared on it,"...
    on Jun 13, 2008 By: President Bush Source: CNN

  3. "Lloyd is a great newsman, an institution and the most trusted anchor in Canada; all of which is why he's the ratings king," Fecan said. "We are all sorry to see him step down as anchor, but we are buoyed by the fact that he will remain in...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Ivan Fecan Source: CTV.ca

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