Example sentences for: dateline

How can you use “dateline” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It was there, at 15 minutes past midnight local time on 8 December 1941 (when it was still 7 December on the other side of the International Dateline in Hawaii) that Japanese troops landed from assault vessels on Sabak Beach (see page 97).

  • NBC's tabloidy Dateline , already on four times a week, is called "as close to local TV news as anything the networks have yet come up with" (Richard Zoglin, Time ). Meanwhile, a highly praised PBS documentary about 60 Minutes producer Don Hewitt prompts critics to note that show's downfall as well.

  • The Post story carries a dateline from the town Pobedinskoe, a name derived from the Russian word for "victory"--an ironic contrast to the headline above it, "Assault on Grozny Stalled."

  • It might be nice for NBC to be able to produce and own its own shows (as it already does with Dateline and the Tonight Show ).

  • The dateline is the usual one, Milwaukee, home of the nation's most aggressive government welfare-to-work program.

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