[nooz-wur-thee, nyooz-]
of sufficient interest to the public or a special audience to warrant press attention or coverage.

1930–35; news + -worthy

newsworthiness, noun
unnewsworthy, adjective Unabridged
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newsworthy (ˈnjuːzˌwɜːðɪ)
sufficiently interesting to be reported in a news bulletin

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Word Origin & History

1932, from news + worthy.
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Example sentences
Secondly, as current science news this story about laughter releasing
  endorphins hardly seems newsworthy.
There's nothing newsworthy in printing a statistic and the obsequiously aped
  concern of a politician.
Regardless, as long as this is an unidentified animal it is newsworthy and
  deserving of further investigation.
His press conferences are charming and workmanlike but rarely newsworthy.
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