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hard news

n.
News or investigative journalism that deals with serious topics and events.

hard′-news′, hard′news′ adj.
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Noun1.hard news - news that deals with serious topics or events
news - information reported in a newspaper or news magazine; "the news of my death was greatly exaggerated"
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One of the things we're most proud of at CBS is how "This Morning" has brought hard news back in the morning, and in a very inviting way.
The emphasis is more on shorter stories, less hard news and 'give it to me when I want it.
Word of Mouth" producer Zach Nugent earned an award in the Feature Reporting category and health reporter Todd Bookman was the recipient of two awards, one in the Hard News category and one in Sports.
And, of course, Liverpool's own Shelagh Fogarty shows her ability to deal with both hard news and softer edge stories with real skill in her weekday lunchtime programme.
Louis, and "Megabus crash," KMOV-TV; Feature Reporting--"Small-town doc," KSDK-TV; Investigative Reporting --"Minority contracting and alleged front companies," KTVI-TV; News Documentary--"War zone: The destruction of an All-American city," KMOV-TV; Reporting: Hard News --"Cahokia School junket," KMOV-TV; Reporting: Sports--"Strength through sportsmanship," KSDK-TV; Use of Sound/Video--Eric Voss, KSDK-TV; Writing--Mike Bush, KSDK-TV.
However, the authors' claims--while probably accurate--are too broad for the analysis, and in some respects their critique of hard news is off the mark.
The winning categories were Overall Excellence, Video Reporting: Hard News, Video News Documentary, Video Newscast, Video Sports Reporting, Use of Video, Website and Writing.
She was also shortlisted for her weekly column in the Gazette and in the highly-prized hard news category.
From 1973 to 1985, Mishlawi was Special Middle East Correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, providing hard news, features and analyses.
New Delhi, (SANA)- Editor-in-Chief of the English-Speaking, Indian Hard News magazine Sanjay Kapoor has criticized a number of TV channels and media institutions that distort facts and fabricate incidents about the current events in Syria, particularly in Homs.
During his 30-year career with the network Venardos worked as executive producer of the "CBS Evening News" and as a vice president for hard news.
It also received 10 first-place awards: breaking news, sports reporting, investigative reporting, continuing coverage, hard news, hard news feature, sportscast, news writing, light news feature and best use of online medium for kval.