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Breaking News News Writing and Reporting Workshop JMSC0002B Feb 25, 2002 What is breaking news? A drastic departure from routine e.g. Accidents -- “Impacts” e.g. Natural Disasters e.g. Surprise announcements BC-NY--APNewsAlert,

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breaking news

Breaking News

News Writing and Reporting Workshop JMSC0002B

Feb 25, 2002

what is breaking news
What is breaking news?
  • A drastic departure from routine
    • e.g. Accidents -- “Impacts”
    • e.g. Natural Disasters
    • e.g. Surprise announcements
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BC-NY--APNewsAlert,

  • NEW YORK _ Smoke poured out of an upper floor of a World Trade Center tower on Tuesday amid reports of a plane crashing there, police said.
where do you start
Where do you start?
  • Know where to collect information.
    • Get to the scene quickly
    • Work the phone
  • Your efforts to find, develop and maintain sources pay off.
news sense
News Sense
  • Be curious.
  • Always remember the human element
  • Find your lead from
    • scarce information.
    • conflicting information.
keep calm
Keep Calm
  • Observations
  • Interviews
  • Be persistent
  • Be flexible
writing breaking news
Writing breaking news
  • Accuracy.
  • Precision and clarity
    • To minimize confusion
  • Weave in background