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Running Head

A title that appears at the top of each page of a publication. The running head may be the name of a chapter, article or even the book or magazine.
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Steenkamp's cousin Sharon Steenkamp, also the spokeswoman for the family, said that the entire family is still in shock and has not been following Pistorius' case which has been running headlines in newspapers and TV channels for the last few days, New York Daily News reports.
Cyprus will no longer be absent or present incomplete databases on an international level concerning health data," said Patsalides who also called on the media to use the unit to obtain official figures instead of running headlines suggesting that 50 per cent of the population was dying from heart attacks.
My friend Richard who works in papers says that the only reason it makes it as a story is because lazy sub-editors like running headlines like "You must be yolking".