newsroom newsroom  /ˈnuz ˌrum/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the staff of a newspaper or the news department of a periodical
  2. (n) an office in which news is processed by a newspaper or news agency or television or radio station
  3. (n) a reading room (in a library or club) where newspapers and other periodicals can be read

Usage(s):

  1. On Wednesday, 61 newsroom employees were dismissed, including 21 senior editors and managers who were immediately ushered out of the newsroom by security guards.
  2. In Los Angeles, a newsroom erupts over a business-side gaffe.
  3. As you might expect of any news broken in an actual newsroom, the whole thing is captured on grainy video.

News

  1. 'The Newsroom's' Jeff Daniels on Season 2, 'Dumb & Dumber' sequel

    Jeff Daniels is known for a wide range of roles in theater and film, but we wanted to pick his brain about his current stint: his role as cantankerous cable news anchor Will McAvoy in Aaron Sorkin 's HBO drama "The Newsroom."
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. Join us for our live 4 p.m. newsroom meeting

    Our staff at the Register Citizen will hold our LIVE newsroom meeting today starting promptly at 4 p.m. The public is invited to sit-in either in person or via chat for every meeting. The live meetings are a chance for our readers to tell us what they want to see us cover, what we need to give more information about, or just let us know of an angle we missed on a story.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Register Citizen

  3. Live chat: Join a live chat with Jeff Daniels from 'The Newsroom' now

    Now, more than ever, it might be time to follow up with gruff cable newscaster Will McAvoy on why America is the greatest country in the world, right? Join us Thursday for a live chat with "The Newsroom's" Jeff Daniels, who portrays the cantankerous TV personality in the HBO drama, at 1 p.m. Pacific time -- and maybe he can channel Will in trying to address that. Or not. Daniels, whose all ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

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Quotes

  1. "This is actually a boost to remind people that we can produce this kind of journalism at any time," said Post Executive Editor Leonard Downie Jr. "We're going to have a large enough newsroom to continue to produce this kind of quality...
    on Aug 31, 2006 By: Leonard Downie Source: Leading The Charge

  2. "They wanted to put somebody in the newsroom to vet ...... editorial content and control any propaganda favorable to Qarase," said Tony Yanni, publisher of the Fiji Times newspaper. "We said you can't come in and the editor decided we can't...
    on Dec 5, 2006 By: Yanni Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. "We need to figure out the right journalistic product to deliver to mobile platforms and devices," Keller said. "I'm hoping we can get the newsroom more actively involved in the challenge of delivering our best journalism in the form of Times...
    on Oct 26, 2009 By: Bill Keller Source: PC World

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