It was great news and she should have felt relieved.
The news was devastating to all of us.
After a night's sleep the news is as indispensable as the breakfast.
"That's good news for Howie," I said.
Betsy and I agreed as we were eager to share our news with someone.
She prayed for her brother as living and was always awaiting news of his return.
The news at the hospital wasn't good.
It was the worst news yet.
"I've got news for you, Death," she said in a lighter tone.
Hardly a man takes a half-hour's nap after dinner, but when he wakes he holds up his head and asks, "What's the news?" as if the rest of mankind had stood his sentinels.
We plodded our way through dinner but the disappointment of the bad news phone call weighted on everyone's mind.
He's got news for you.
"Wish you had good news for me," he said to the Guardian standing beside him.
The old prince, stepping on his heels, paced up and down his study and sent Tikhon to ask Mary Bogdanovna what news.--"Say only that 'the prince told me to ask,' and come and tell me her answer."
It was great news and she should have felt relieved.
Maybe now Youngblood would stay out of the news and Howie would back off insisting we take action to stop him.
By the way, the good news is you might have just saved another life.
Doesn't sound like that news worries you too much.
Finally, she asked, "Do you want me out of the room when you break this news to Howie?"
Not much news on the tipster.
When he spoke, he had encouraging news on another matter.
That lady who's in the news, the one from Idaho who claims she's the tipster, she wrote an entry.
I took time before retiring for the day to telephone Martha with the good news Julie's break in was a false alarm.
She was ready to hang up but I added the sad news Howie's mother, her aunt Rose, wasn't expected to live.
"Good news, Swami!" he said.
As soon as girl and pooch were out the door, Betsy had news, preempting my announcement.
As soon as I related the news of the prior evening attack he told me he agreed it was time to call it quits.
While she indicated how saddened she was at the news she understood.
"I got news for you Swami!" he announced.
I felt a sickness in my stomach at the news, in spite of having surmised as much.
While I waited for my, wife's return I sifted through the startling news she'd told me.
She took the news well.
I don't know if Betsy was becoming immune to alarming news or if her husband was paranoid.
I accepted gratefully and asked him if there was any news on the camper.
I'm sure Howie must have known by the look on my face my news wouldn't be favorable.
I updated him on all we'd learned, with the only good news that baby Claire was alive and apparently well.
In spite of the favorable news, Howie remained, in a word, a mess.
I immediately telephoned Detective Dick and relayed the news that Howie was missing.
The entire business of the psychic tipster has faded rapidly without new news to feed the sharks.
The news startled her, and she wasn't sure why it made her feel … bummed.
"Now for the bad news," Toni said.
He took in the various scenes, to include the local news, which blasted photos of the black skies and mounting waves of the tropical-storm-turned-hurricane.
The Deans were devastated and knew when Fred O'Connor returned and learned the news, he too would be crushed that his young pal was leaving.
She told him the news and all the sunshine left the old man's smile.
What news can you give me concerning my friend Arion, the sweetest of all musicians?
Publishing was expensive, and by the time news of the lie came out, days or weeks had passed.
Now, instead of just intellectually engaging with the news, we feel the government brutality, we experience the war, we are electrified by the demonstrations, and we are horrified at the suffering.
I was in the North, enjoying the last beautiful days of the summer of 1896, when I heard the news of my father's death.
Circumscribed as my life was in so many ways, I had to look between the covers of books for news of the world that lay outside my own.
This good and happy news delighted me exceedingly, for then I was sure that I should learn also.
I hope the glad news which you will tell them will make their hearts beat fast with joy and love.
A little bird had already sung the good news in my ear; but it was doubly pleasant to have it straight from you.
This morning I took a bath, and when teacher came upstairs to comb my hair she told me some very sad news which made me unhappy all day.
I thought very much about the sad news when teacher went to the doctor's; she was not here at dinner and I missed her.'
And I am sure that I never read any memorable news in a newspaper.
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit and read it are old women over their tea.
What news! how much more important to know what that is which was never old!
I know a woodchopper, of middle age, who takes a French paper, not for news as he says, for he is above that, but to "keep himself in practice," he being a Canadian by birth; and when I ask him what he considers the best thing he can do in this world, he says, beside this, to keep up and add to his English.
The village appeared to me a great news room; and on one side, to support it, as once at Redding & Company's on State Street, they kept nuts and raisins, or salt and meal and other groceries.
Here then men saluted one another, and heard and told the news, and went their ways again.
Tell me what news I may take back to my poor boy.
The chief news, about which all Moscow gossips, is the death of old Count Bezukhov, and his inheritance.
The news of Count Bezukhov's death reached us before your letter and my father was much affected by it.
Here are two letters from Count Nostitz and here is one from His Highness the Archduke Ferdinand and here are these," he said, handing him several papers, "make a neat memorandum in French out of all this, showing all the news we have had of the movements of the Austrian army, and then give it to his excellency."
Any news from Mack?
The nervous irritation aroused by the appearance of Mack, the news of his defeat, and the thought of what lay before the Russian army found vent in anger at Zherkov's untimely jest.
On October 11, the day when all was astir at headquarters over the news of Mack's defeat, the camp life of the officers of this squadron was proceeding as usual.
The regimental adjutant came in and confirmed the news brought by Zherkov.
As a mark of the commander-in-chief's special favor he was sent with the news of this victory to the Austrian court, now no longer at Vienna (which was threatened by the French) but at Brunn.
Reviewing his impressions of the recent battle, picturing pleasantly to himself the impression his news of a victory would create, or recalling the send-off given him by the commander-in-chief and his fellow officers, Prince Andrew was galloping along in a post chaise enjoying the feelings of a man who has at length begun to attain a long-desired happiness.
"They received me and my news as one receives a dog in a game of skittles," said he in conclusion.
Bring us nice news of a victory by the Archduke Karl or Ferdinand (one archduke's as good as another, as you know) and even if it is only over a fire brigade of Bonaparte's, that will be another story and we'll fire off some cannon!
"Really I don't care about that, I don't care at all," said Prince Andrew, beginning to understand that his news of the battle before Krems was really of small importance in view of such events as the fall of Austria's capital.
Contrary to Bilibin's forecast the news he had brought was joyfully received.
This news grieved him and yet he was pleased.
On November 1 Kutuzov had received, through a spy, news that the army he commanded was in an almost hopeless position.
The night he received the news, Kutuzov sent Bagration's vanguard, four thousand strong, to the right across the hills from the Krems-Znaim to the Vienna-Znaim road.
On receiving the news he immediately dispatched Adjutant General Wintzingerode, who was in attendance on him, to the enemy camp.
Jests fell flat, news was not interesting, and the animation was evidently forced.
It was long since the Rostovs had news of Nicholas.
Natasha, seeing the impression the news of her brother's wound produced on Sonya, felt for the first time the sorrowful side of the news.
Boris inquired what news there might be on the staff, and what, without indiscretion, one might ask about our plans.
The day was bright and sunny after a sharp night frost, and the cheerful glitter of that autumn day was in keeping with the news of victory which was conveyed, not only by the tales of those who had taken part in it, but also by the joyful expression on the faces of soldiers, officers, generals, and adjutants, as they passed Rostov going or coming.
Before he came up with the hussars, several adjutants met him with news of the successful result of the action.
At headquarters and among the troops near by the news spread that the Emperor was unwell.
At last Bagration's orderly came with the news that the prince could not attend.
At that time, the Russians were so used to victories that on receiving news of the defeat some would simply not believe it, while others sought some extraordinary explanation of so strange an event.
The Moscovites felt that something was wrong and that to discuss the bad news was difficult, and so it was best to be silent.
She had determined not to tell her and persuaded her father to hide the terrible news from her till after her confinement, which was expected within a few days.
He knew what a shock he would inflict on his father and mother by the news of this loss, he knew what a relief it would be to escape it all, and felt that Dolokhov knew that he could save him from all this shame and sorrow, but wanted now to play with him as a cat does with a mouse.
Have just this moment received by special messenger very joyful news--if it's not false.
In short, we retreat after the battle but send a courier to Petersburg with news of a victory, and General Bennigsen, hoping to receive from Petersburg the post of commander in chief as a reward for his victory, does not give up the command of the army to General Buxhowden.
But at the critical moment the courier who carried the news of our victory at Pultusk to Petersburg returns bringing our appointment as commander-in-chief, and our first foe, Buxhowden, is vanquished; we can now turn our thoughts to the second, Bonaparte.
They went out and walked about till dinnertime, talking of the political news and common acquaintances like people who do not know each other intimately.
In April the troops were enlivened by news of the Emperor's arrival, but Rostov had no chance of being present at the review he held at Bartenstein, as the Pavlograds were at the outposts far beyond that place.
Rostov, who felt his friend's absence very much, having no news of him since he left and feeling very anxious about his wound and the progress of his affairs, took advantage of the armistice to get leave to visit Denisov in hospital.
The idea that at the first moment of receiving the news of his son's intentions had occurred to him in jest--that if Andrew got married he himself would marry Bourienne--had evidently pleased him, and latterly he had persistently, and as it seemed to Princess Mary merely to offend her, shown special endearments to the companion and expressed his dissatisfaction with his daughter by demonstrations of love of Bourienne.
Count Rostopchin alone kept the conversation going, now relating the latest town news, and now the latest political gossip.
"Have you any news of the Rostovs?" she asked, to change the subject.
She was evidently expecting news of him and that he would come or would write to her.
He was awaiting Prince Andrew's return with dread and went every day to the old prince's for news of him.
She sighed, looking toward the door of the room where Prince Andrew was, evidently intending to express her sympathy with his sorrow, but Pierre saw by her face that she was glad both at what had happened and at the way her brother had taken the news of Natasha's faithlessness.
The conversation was about Speranski--the news of whose sudden exile and alleged treachery had just reached Moscow.
All the time Boris was going through the figures of the mazurka, he was worried by the question of what news Balashev had brought and how he could find it out before others.
Boris was thus the first to learn the news that the French army had crossed the Niemen and, thanks to this, was able to show certain important personages that much that was concealed from others was usually known to him, and by this means he rose higher in their estimation.
The unexpected news of the French having crossed the Niemen was particularly startling after a month of unfulfilled expectations, and at a ball.
On first receiving the news, under the influence of indignation and resentment the Emperor had found a phrase that pleased him, fully expressed his feelings, and has since become famous.
Well, and what news from the army?
So tell them that I shall await a reply till the tenth, and if by the tenth I don't receive news that they have all got away I shall have to throw up everything and come myself to Bald Hills.
Of late he had received so many new and very serious impressions--such as the retreat from Smolensk, his visit to Bald Hills, and the recent news of his father's death--and had experienced so many emotions, that for a long time past those memories had not entered his mind, and now that they did, they did not act on him with nearly their former strength.
Despite news of the capture of the fleches, Napoleon saw that this was not the same, not at all the same, as what had happened in his former battles.
The news that the Russians were attacking the left flank of the French army aroused that horror in Napoleon.
But he sent an adjutant to take the news round the army.
When Scherbinin came galloping from the left flank with news that the French had captured the fleches and the village of Semenovsk, Kutuzov, guessing by the sounds of the battle and by Scherbinin's looks that the news was bad, rose as if to stretch his legs and, taking Scherbinin's arm, led him aside.
Napoleon had assented and had given orders that news should be brought to him of the effect those batteries produced.
If anyone gave or asked for personal news, it was done in a whisper and they immediately reverted to general matters.
The groom, the coachman, and the innkeeper told Pierre that an officer had come with news that the French were already near Mozhaysk and that our men were leaving it.
Though this news was being concealed from the inhabitants, the officials--the heads of the various government departments--knew that Moscow would soon be in the enemy's hands, just as Count Rostopchin himself knew it, and to escape personal responsibility they had all come to the governor to ask how they were to deal with their various departments.
At dinner Petya having returned home told them the news he had heard.
The countess was accustomed to this tone as a precursor of news of something detrimental to the children's interests, such as the building of a new gallery or conservatory, the inauguration of a private theater or an orchestra.
The news that carts were to be had spread to the neighboring houses, from which wounded men began to come into the Rostovs' yard.
At that moment this news had only one significance for both of them.
They knew their Natasha, and alarm as to what would happen if she heard this news stifled all sympathy for the man they both liked.
Those sent to fetch the deputation had returned with the news that Moscow was empty, that everyone had left it.
This was not news to Rostopchin.
About the middle of the Arbat Street, near the Church of the Miraculous Icon of St. Nicholas, Murat halted to await news from the advanced detachment as to the condition in which they had found the citadel, le Kremlin.
The news of the day in Petersburg was the illness of Countess Bezukhova.
I sent to ask for news, and hear that she is a little better.
But next day no news arrived from the army and the public mood grew anxious.
Moreover, toward evening, as if everything conspired to make Petersburg society anxious and uneasy, a terrible piece of news was added.
On the third day after Kutuzov's report a country gentleman arrived from Moscow, and news of the surrender of Moscow to the French spread through the whole town.
As long as this news remained unofficial it was possible to doubt it, but the next day the following communication was received from Count Rostopchin:
You can yourself imagine the effect this news has had on me, and your silence increases my astonishment.
Have you brought me sad news, Colonel?
The dreadful news of the battle of Borodino, of our losses in killed and wounded, and the still more terrible news of the loss of Moscow reached Voronezh in the middle of September.
Princess Mary, having learned of her brother's wound only from the Gazette and having no definite news of him, prepared (so Nicholas heard, he had not seen her again himself) to set off in search of Prince Andrew.
Davout brightened up at the news the adjutant brought, and began buttoning up his uniform.
The news of that battle of Tarutino, unexpectedly received by Napoleon at a review, evoked in him a desire to punish the Russians (Thiers says), and he issued the order for departure which the whole army was demanding.
Konovnitsyn had understood at once that the news brought was of great importance and that no time must be lost.
He did not consider or ask himself whether the news was good or bad.
What news? the field marshal called out to them.
What news have you brought me?
From the time he received this news to the end of the campaign all Kutuzov's activity was directed toward restraining his troops, by authority, by guile, and by entreaty, from useless attacks, maneuvers, or encounters with the perishing enemy.
It was the first piece of good news we had received for a long time.
Nicholas was with the Russian army in Paris when the news of his father's death reached him.
A news camera showed the home from across the street.
During the interim we learned the sad news of the death of the Alabama Deputy Sheriff who was shot multiple times after stopping the kidnapper of eight year old Jennifer Morley.
The good news is this rag of a newspaper doesn't seem to buy Mr. Youngblood as a certifiable clairvoyant.
We received one piece of good news during our blackout period.
"Do you want the good news or the bad news," he pronounced.
The bad news, I guess.
I won't be hearing much news I can pass on to you.
We could tell by his reaction the news wasn't good.
It was the worse news I could hear.
More depressing news filled the paper; a drive-by shooting in Dorchester, a knifing at a Boston bus stop and a baby abandoned in a rest room at Logan Airport.
My only piece of good news today.
Old news, Dust-man.
"I hope you have good news," he said and pushed the door open, stepping aside.
Some days after this the Spartans heard strange news: "Aristomenes is again at the head of the Greek army."
I am saying that for small nations to be economically and politically viable is good news for peace.
News and information that undermine their credibility or authority aren't so welcome either.
Princess Mary's heart beat so violently at this news that she grew pale and leaned against the wall to keep from falling.
"I received news of his death, yesterday," replied Prince Andrew abruptly.
But contrary to what had always happened in their former battles, instead of the news they expected of the enemy's flight, these orderly masses returned thence as disorganized and terrified mobs.
That same day he had learned that Prince Andrew, after surviving the battle of Borodino for more than a month had recently died in the Rostovs' house at Yaroslavl, and Denisov who told him this news also mentioned Helene's death, supposing that Pierre had heard of it long before.
The news out and the engagement ring twinkling on her finger, it was hard for Adrienne to keep her mind on her studies - and Brandon wasn't helping much.
But if these other news outlets contradict the official account, then all the better.