“Service” in the news

Example collocations

active service
bus service
entered service
military service
public service

Publications and example sentences

The Age
· Defiant Washington DC mayor has 'Black Lives Matter' painted on street near White House  
Further demonstrations were planned for Washington, DC on Saturday, and memorial services were expected over the next several days.
The New York Times
· Cities Ask if It’s Time to Defund Police and ‘Reimagine’ Public Safety  
Cahoots employees responded to more than 24,000 calls for service last year — about 20 percent of the area’s 911 calls — on a budget of about $2 million, probably far less than what it would cost the Police Department to do the work, said Tim Black, the program’s operations coordinator.
Sports Illustrated
· Update: What's Next for Former FSU RB Devonta Freeman?  
The franchises listed above are my most likely candidates to land Freeman's services but they aren't the only ones.
The China Post
· Venezuela jails 3 DirecTV executives as US firm ends service  
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan authorities have jailed three local DirecTV executives under an arrest warrant issued after the Dallas-based company abruptly cut off services to the South American country last month, citing U.S. sanctions against the socialist government, the men’s lawyer said Friday.
NBCNews.com
· 18 states report spike in cases  
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NBCNews.com
· Federal immigration agents detain Floyd protester in NYC  
Protesters hit the streets in cities across the U.S. for a 10th night in a row just hours after George Floyd’s family condemned the “pandemic of racism and discrimination” at a memorial service.
The Wall Street Journal
· A Minor IRS Miracle  
Federal agencies don’t typically give up discretionary power, so it’s worth applauding the Internal Revenue Service, believe it or not.
The New York Times
· D.C.’s Mayor Fights for Control of Her City at Trump’s Front Door  
The federal authorities — which also include officers from Homeland Security Investigations, the Secret Service, the Transportation Security Administration and the Federal Protective Service — are expected to maintain their presence through Saturday, when thousands of demonstrators plan to march to the White House.
The China Post
· Mexico alleges some doctors sold false death certificates  
Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum alleged the doctors “were involved in charging for these services,” which are supposed to be free but can sometimes be lengthy and bureaucratic.
The Guardian
· Justin Trudeau takes a knee but is silent on reforms to policing  
The city’s police service has come under fire in recent days, after a woman fell to her death following a police response to a mental health emergency.