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catch (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 catch the headlines, but this small change in immigration law could have a huge impact on foreign workers. The pop star caught headlines yesterday after his latest run-in with police.
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Warwickshire's treble-winning exploits came under the leadership of captain Dermot Reeve alongside vice-captain Tim Munton, while the campaign also caught the headlines thanks to the performances of West Indies legend Lara.
Ajax's brilliant dismantling of Real Madrid in the second leg of their Round of 16 fixture caught the headlines. Manchester United also pulled off an unlikely comeback in Paris, which went a long way to ensuring Ole Gunnar Solskjaer got the Old Trafford post on a permanent basis.
But it wasn't just the incomings that caught the headlines. Liverpool weren't afraid to make bold decisions when it came to selling players, getting [pounds sterling]145m from Barcelona for Philippe Coutinho and allowing Emre Can to run his contract down and move on a free to Juventus.
I am quite relaxed about my future because I am thinking about Tottenham." While almiron's potential PS20million price tag has caught the headlines, benitez is more content with the fact he has strengthened two positions where NEWCASTLE were short of options - rather than the figures involved to make the deals happen.
Doha accounts for only around two percent of OPEC output but the move caught the headlines given the political overtones.
A defender in the Boro ranks, though, Ayala, caught the headlines for the Teessiders.
Spain's dramatic few days off the field caught the headlines and there was similar excitement surrounding their opening game at the World Cup, where Cristiano Ronaldo's late free-kick saw Portugal snatch a point off the 2010 winners.While the situation has seen some criticism of Lopetegui, Isco says he's happy to see the former national coach take charge of the European champions.
Panganiban has caught the headlines again following her bitter separation from ex-boyfriend John Lloyd Cruz over his alleged infidelity.
It was the debate over the IPO that caught the headlines in 2017, however.
"Guys like Simon Uzokwe and Adam Radwan caught the headlines with a couple of tries each which they took well, but they'll be the first to admit there were things to learn from a defensive standpoint.
Moreover, not only has Ed caught the headlines with his phenomenal solo concerts, he's also been involved in an array of spellbinding collaborative performances over his career to date, further proving his colossal status in the musical world - in 2012, Ed performed at the London Olympics' closing ceremony alongside members of Pink Floyd and Genesis for a very special version of "Wish You Were Here" and in 2015, Ed shared the stage with Beyonce and Gary Clark Jr.
His set-pieces caught the headlines for obvious reasons but it was a delight to see him show his best dribbling abilities in Wales' four wins.
Immediately a fan created a banner labelling Nagpur as Nag-poor show, and that caught the headlines in some local newspapers.
The two of them caught the headlines all over the world last year when Mohsen, with his seven-year-old son Zaid in his arms, was tripped by a Hungarian journalist while running from authorities at the Hungarian borders alongside other Syrian refugees.