Definition of dateline
1 : a line in a written document or a printed publication giving the date and place of composition or issue
2 usually Date line or date line : international date line
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The full Post story, with a Kiev dateline, is here.
Dateline NBC’ and correspondent Keith Morrison revisit Versace’s murder 20 years ago on Miami Beach at 9 p.m. Friday.
For two months last year, a smoky plume stretched around half the globe at the equator, drifting from East Africa to the international dateline in the western Pacific Ocean.
The average page has a main header and footer and then may also use the same tags within an article tag, for example, to wrap a headline, dateline and other auxiliary information.
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