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How to Structure News Stories - Journalism - About.com
There are a few basic rules for writing and structuring any news story. If you're accustomed to other types of writing – such as fiction – these rules may seem odd  ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/writing/a/storystructure.htm
Story Ideas - Finding and Developing Ideas for News Stories and ...
For a reporter, it's not hard to find things to write about when a big news story is breaking. But what about those slow news days when there are no fires, ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/tp/Finding-And-Developing-Ideas-For-News-Stories-And-Articles.htm
When Writing News Stories, Forget About Chronology - Journalism
Instead, news stories follow the inverted pyramid format, which means the most important information goes at the top of the story, while the least important goes ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/writing/a/When-Writing-News-Stories-Forget-About-Chronology.htm
10 Steps For Producing The Perfect News Story
So you want to produce your first news story, but not sure where to begin, or what to do along the way. Creating a news article is actually a series of tasks that ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/tp/createstories.htm
Enterprise Reporting and News Stories - Journalism - About.com
To a good reporter, many stories are obviously important to cover – a house fire, a homicide, an election, a new state budget. But what about those slow news ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/a/enterprise.htm
Reporting - Thorough Reporting of News Stories - Journalism
Editors have a term for information that's missing from a news story. They call it a "hole," and if you give an editor a story that's lacking information, he or she will ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/a/reporting.htm
Want to Learn to Write News Stories? Just Follow the ... - Journalism
But the great thing about newswriting is that it follows a basic format. Learn that format and you'll be able to write news stories, whether you're a naturally ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/writing/a/Want-To-Learn-To-Write-News-Stories-Just-Follow-The-Format.htm
Localizing News Stories - News Reporting - Localizing National News
So you've combed the local police precinct, city hall and the courthouse for stories, but you're looking for something more. National and international news ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/citizenjournalism/a/localize.htm
Finding Ideas for News Articles - Journalism - About.com
Are you looking for newsworthy stories to cover but don't know where to start? Here are some places you can dig up ideas for news articles worth writing about  ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/citizenjournalism/a/findingstories.htm
Getting the Facts Right on Breaking News Stories - Journalism
You're covering a breaking news story - a shooting, a fire, a tornado - it could be anything. Lots of media outlets are covering the same thing, so competition to ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/a/Getting-The-Facts-Right-On-Breaking-News-Stories.htm
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