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running story

noun, Journalism.
1.
a story continued in subsequent issues of a newspaper or magazine; serial.
2.
a story sent to the compositor in takes.
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  • These men had no interest in the routine of the "running story."

    The Tempering Charles Neville Buck
  • After the lead is finished a court report usually turns into a running story of the evidence as it was presented.

  • The running story is usually written while the hearing is in session or taken from a stenographic report of the hearing.

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