[nooz-desk, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌdɛsk, ˈnyuz-/
the department of a newspaper, television, etc., that writes, edits, or releases , especially late-breaking or important bulletins.
noun a system of computer servers by which Usenet data is transferred to provide newsgroup access
/ˈnjuːzˌflæʃ/ noun 1. a brief item of important news, often interrupting a radio or television programme
noun, Journalism. 1. (def 6).
messaging, humour A silly synonym for Usenet newsgroup, originally a typo but now in regular use on Usenet’s news:talk.bizarre and other lunatic-fringe groups. Compare hing, grilf, and filk. [Jargon File] (1994-12-13)