News coverage on laws often includes the term legislation. Legislation is a law passed by a legislative body like the U.S. Congress.
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News programs that refer to popular culture often use the term mainstream. Thoughts, beliefs and choices accepted by the largest amount of people are commonly referred to as “mainstream.”
Here’s a word you’re likely to hear often in business or economics news programs. Startup means to set something in motion. This news word is often used in business story to describe a new company.
When you watch or listen to political news programs you may hear this word: REGIME. Regime is another word for government. It usually has a negative meaning
Here’s a word that you often hear on news programs on radio or television: Sectarian means having something to do with groups or sects. Sectarian violence is the term commonly used to describe fighting among groups or sects.