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Headline

A brief statement at the beginning of an article, usually in larger type than the rest of the article, that describes what the article will state. Headlines are often abbreviated and may be deliberately sensational, especially in tabloids. A famous example of a headline occurred during the Great Crash in 1929, when Variety magazine reported, "WALL ST. LAYS AN EGG."
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Okoth's death was relegated to a above-the-masthead smaller headline ("Ken Okoth loses battle with cancer").
And what's most true -- what's really behind my smirk and my sighs -- is that it is such utter nonsense to decry The New York Times as untrustworthy because of a headline. Those who want to define the paper as liberal can find plenty of evidence.
Headline: Ban on "contractualization" may hinge on semantics
"I was worried going into it maybe headlines are boring.
According to journalists and editorial staff, Saleh allegedly changed the headline following comments from state agencies over its critical stance.
To be able to produce content that stands up next to click bait we have to take cues from click bait--catchy headlines and striking visuals are mandatory.
In an interview to The Miami Heral d in 1986 he said: " The average guy probably thinks that whoever writes headlines for The Post probably never got past third grade.
The ageless Madonna (right) is 18-1 to be the headline act, just as she was when the Pyramids were built.
In a traditional newspaper, the headline serves two purposes.
Summary: In August, headline CPI increased 10bp to 7.6% YoY
ONE of the most common misconceptions is that reporters write their own headlines. This was underlined to me this week when Wrexham FC reporter Mark Currie took a bit of a barracking on an on-line web forum for a headline he didn't write about the Dragons being out-muscled in the transfer market.
I WAS reading the GDN the other day when a rather alarming headline caught my attention, "Shock at rise in child abuse cases" or something along those lines.