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HeadlineTextBlock.as extends the FormattedTextBlock class and is used for creating headlines.
public class HeadlineTextField extends FormattedTextBlock
var req:URLRequest = new URLRequest("story.css");
*No css file included.
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You can get this from the download ZIP that contains all the major examples in this book: http://help.adobe.com/support/documentation/en/flash/10/FlashPlatformAS3DevGuideExamples.z ip (look for the Newslayout app)
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