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I don't think you can give any hard and fast rules of how you deal with a story. It depends very much, as does everything that we put in the magazine, on a number of factors around what we're doing, who the celebrity is, what the story is. If it's a huge story for our readers about a couple that have split up, for example, and we feel that it's important to tell our readers, then we might take the stance that we still think we need to run it. However, we have a good relationship with the PRs so we'll work with them as to what we can put in there. We wouldn't say, "Okay, we'll completely drop the story", but in some cases we might.

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