Buzzwords are frequently used in news media. These are words that do not typically occur in everyday speech, but are common among newscasters, talking heads, and pundits on cable news.

These ‘news words’ are accepted by audiences for their implied meaning. But often loaded words are misused or used out of context. The actual definitions can be different than what is implied.

Newswordy is a growing collection of these words, updated every weekday. Along with each word is a definition, a quote with its use (or misuse) in the media, and a news and Twitter feed on the subject.

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The power, right, or authority to interpret and apply the law.

The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which has jurisdiction over workplace accidents, took over the investigation, in cooperation with Providence public safety officials and the state fire marshal. OSHA will decide whether the show will resume Monday.

Paul Edward Parker, Providence Journal