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make (the) headlines

To be featured on the headlines of news articles, as due to being particularly important, popular, fashionable, etc. It may not be so tremendous as to make the headlines, but this small change in immigration law could have a huge impact on foreign workers. The pop star made headlines yesterday after his latest run-in with police.
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Today, those who have marched as singular drum majors are now leading the charge as reparations makes headlines stateside and abroad.
It's a story of sex, DNA testing, and a president's scandalous behavior that makes headlines everywhere.
So when one resurfaces for public appreciation, it makes headlines.
military aid to Central America makes headlines, there is little controversy about U.