newshound


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newshound

n. a newspaper reporter who pursues a story with the same diligence used by a bloodhound. Tell that newshound that I’ll sue her if she prints that!
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The consent he had then, as an adolescent, foretold the different kind he sought out later, as a randy newshound.
Stephen, who shot to fame as newshound Damian in Drop The Dead Donkey, is divorced from his first wife Celia.
The dog was the Examiner Newshound - a lifesize mascot that toured schools.
FOLLOWING in the hallowed paw-steps of Cheryl Cole, One Direction, Russell Brand and Naomi Campbell, 3am yesterday welcomed the biggest newshound of 'em all to guest edit: Pudsey.
ON Off The Ball on Saturday with Tam Cowan, I had an aside with Kenny MacIntyre - standing in for Stuart Cosgrove - in which I asked Kenny if he was the son of the late, great BBC political newshound of the same name.
On the grounds no-one can remember you, I'd say no," the newshound assured me.
Aisling a former newshound and now Xpose babe, says she loves interviewing celebrities for the popular showbiz programme, but says she spends a lot of time watching her weight as she hates looking at herself on the television.
In truth, it was also good newshound instincts, as well as memorization, that gave Donahue, an eight-year Star-Ledger scribe, his scoop.
If you wish to be a Newshound or Press Pack or both, send an email to our press editor, Ron Graves, at info@mefreeforall.
Milnes, newshound, tipster and ace gallop watcher, has been taking a well-earned break from activities to oversee the settling in process of the new arrival Ellie Olivia, who weighed in at 6lb 7oz at the Rosey Maternity ward at Addenbrookes.
Then we meet Gwyn, the man with an answer to every question you are never likely to ask, and Hugh Pugh, the West Wales newshound.
Gibson Frazier does a nice job as the fast-talking newshound, but that ``Oh you kid'' jive gets mighty irritating after five minutes.
Knight-Ridder NewMedia (KRNM) has announced the launch of its NewsHound service (http://www.
The Get-together, attended by more than 150 people, was organised by Mr Leslie Chadwick, assistant district commissioner for cubs in the Holme Valley, and Mrs Val Gray, a Holme Valley district cub leader JS*78857328 | With the Examiner's cuddly Newshound in support, Santa Claus gave these happy youngsters a special free gift on The Piazza - which was all part of the great festive fun lined up this year by the Huddersfield Retail Association JS*78857338 | The show must go on - youngsters at Hade Edge School were all set to become TV stars when their nativity was set up for a slot on TV-am's Good Morning Britain, but a technicians' industrial dispute stopped filming, and now the play wasn't seen on December 20 and Christmas Day morning as planned.
But Hancock can reveal a longkept secret - the former Villa chairman and multi-millionaire is a newshound at heart.