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Breaking News Online

SUNDAY, MARCH 23, 1997

How does a newspaper or a magazine “scoop” itself?

By putting a story online before it appears in the next printed issue.

In recent weeks, The Dallas Morning News, Playboy and Time have chosen to break big stories on their World Wide Web sites to ensure the exclusivity of their stories during the period before the next issues went to press.

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