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Have you ever wished you could make your own news, leaving out the things that don't interest you, and adding more of the stories you like? Well, now's your chance. But be careful. In this interactive game, you'll play the role of an assignment editor in a local television news station. While you'll be able to choose which stories will go on-air, you'll also have many responsibilities both to your station and the public, and limited resources with which to gather the news.

Photo of Faces from Newscast Assignment editors are among the least visible people in the newsroom as far as the public is concerned. They work all day to make sure the news their station airs accurately refelects the most important and "newsworthy" events of the day. They are responsible for assigning stories to reporters, researching leads, following breaking news, and scheduling photographers to cover events. If they mess up, their jobs are on the line. Start the Game



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