English version

leading article in Newspapers, printing, publishing topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishleading articleleading ar‧ti‧cle /ˌliːdɪŋ ˈɑːtɪkəl $ -ˈɑːr-/ noun [countable]  British EnglishTCN a piece of writing in a newspaper giving the paper’s opinion on a subject syn editorial
Examples from the Corpus
leading articleIts leading article reminded me of Commander Courtney's warnings.Then came the news that the Daily Mail compositors had refused to set an offending leading article.