“Point” in the news

Example collocations

focal point
highest point
point of view
starting point
turning point

Publications and example sentences

www.nbcnews.com
NBCNews.com
· Donald Trump touts racial equality while referring to COVID-19 as 'China plague'  
The re-emergence of the phrase elicited criticism across social media, from many who pointed out that terms like the “China plague” or the “China virus” -- which experts have warned could put Asian Americans in harm’s way -- run counter to ideas of racial equality, particularly as protests continue across the nation over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in Minneapolis police custody.  Copy example sentence
www.si.com
Sports Illustrated
· 2020 Pittsburgh Steelers Fantasy Team Outlook: Don't Call it a Comeback, They've Been Here For Years  
Their success in yards hasn’t translated as well in points scored.  Copy example sentence
www.si.com
Sports Illustrated
· The National Basketball Players Association Approves The Proposal To Resume The NBA Season  
Commissioner SIlver mentioned that players have to be prepared for the season not to end if a player test positive and this definitely points to that.  Copy example sentence
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Sports Illustrated
· What Does This Mean for Future Players Like Cade Cunningham and Ferron Flavors Jr?  
But at this point in the process, I believe it’s way too early for any player to make a decision about the upcoming season, or his future at Oklahoma State.  Copy example sentence
seekingalpha.com
Seeking Alpha
· Despite gains, these process controls names have upside  
Absolute multiples (next-12-months EBITDA and P/E) are historically high, the firm says, but relative multiples are only slightly inflated - as is expected, since relative multiples for process controls always expand at this point in an economic cycle, given earnings cyclicality.  Copy example sentence
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NBCNews.com
· Transcript: Talking to Kids About Racism  
How do you get to that point?  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· Will black lives ever matter in America?  
Asked if black lives would ever matter in the US, she pointed out that to many people, black lives already matter enormously.  Copy example sentence
www.si.com
Sports Illustrated
· Chris Manhertz Talks Panthers' Player Impact Committee Advocating for Change  
And to Andre [Smith’s] point, everybody has their own perspective, so I can't really take that away from him, but it's just the matter of acknowledging and being empathetic.  Copy example sentence
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Seeking Alpha
· Primark's Reopening Seems Not To Be A Problem  
There's no point in my repeating that well presented information.  Copy example sentence
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Appeals Court Blocks White House From Suspending Reporter’s Press Pass  
Mr. Karem celebrated the ruling by pointing toward broader press freedom issues in an era when the president has frequently deemed journalists “the enemy of the people” and reporters have been injured while covering the nationwide demonstrations against police brutality after the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25.  Copy example sentence