newsroom

noun
news·​room | \ ˈnüz-ˌrüm How to pronounce newsroom (audio) , -ˌru̇m, ˈnyüz-\

Definition of newsroom

1 : a place (such as an office) where news is prepared for publication or broadcast
2 : newsstand

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And some thank you gifts have shown up at the newsroom -- including a coffee plant. Brian Stelter, CNN, "Puerto Rico's mass protests were partly sparked by this news outlet's publication of leaked texts," 22 July 2019 See those headlines and more from the Houston Chronicle newsroom in the gallery above. Jay R. Jordan, Houston Chronicle, "Deported father’s return to Houston, deadly armored truck heist sentences top this week’s headlines," 5 July 2019 Last June 28, a gunman entered the Capital Gazette newsroom in Annapolis, killing Gerald Fischman, Rob Hiaasen, John McNamara, Rebecca Smith and Wendi Winters. Jennifer Badie, baltimoresun.com, "A year after Capital Gazette shooting, new foundation aims to build memorial to fallen journalists in D.C.," 23 June 2019 According to a 2018 diversity survey from the American Society of News Editors, today less than seven per cent of journalists in newsrooms are Latino, even though Latinos make up eighteen per cent of the country’s population. Graciela Mochkofsky, The New Yorker, "The Vital Importance of Learning to See Latinos in Trump’s America," 10 Aug. 2019 Bulking up lets companies cut costs — including layoffs in newsrooms — and centralize operations. Washington Post, "Newspaper chain GateHouse buying Gannett, USA Today owner," 6 Aug. 2019 Bulking up lets companies cut costs — including layoffs in newsrooms — and centralize operations. NBC News, "Newspaper chain GateHouse buying Gannett, USA Today owner," 5 Aug. 2019 Bulking up lets companies cut costs — including layoffs in newsrooms — and centralize operations. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Newspaper chain GateHouse buying Gannett, USA Today owner," 5 Aug. 2019 Bulking up lets companies cut costs — including layoffs in newsrooms — and centralize operations. Tali Arbel, The Denver Post, "Newspaper chain GateHouse buying Gannett, USA Today owner," 5 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of newsroom

1862, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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newsroom

noun

English Language Learners Definition of newsroom

: an office where the news is prepared for a newspaper or a television or radio program

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