/ ˈbʊlətɪn; NAmE / noun
a short news report on the radio or television
an official statement about sth important :
a bulletin on the President's health
a printed report that gives news about an organization or a group
mid 17th cent. (denoting an official warrant in some European countries): from French , from Italian bullettino , diminutive of bulletta passport, diminutive of bulla seal, bull.