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1 Nov 2009 — Breaking news

 

How would you improve this sentence? 

Breaking news: a broken cable stops evening traffic on the Bay Bridge.

Breaking news: a broken cable stops evening traffic on the Bay Bridge.

 

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News is breaking: a cable that broke stops evening traffic on the Bay Bridge.

2.

Breaking news (expression) : a broken cable (literal or word-for-word meaning).

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Breaking (ongoing) news: a broken (completed) cable stops evening traffic on the Bay Bridge.