Newly received information about an event that is currently occurring or developing: some breaking news now of a rescue situation in California the announcement will likely be the lead story for the broadcast, barring other major breaking news
More example sentences
- While he celebrated the blogger's ability to uncover breaking news, he noted that a blog's inherent bias might be detrimental to the reader.
- What they have always done well is cover breaking news and fast moving events.
- The online news sites are useful for a quick check of breaking news, but I am looking for something more.
Definition of breaking news in:
- The US English dictionary