an account of imaginary or real people and events told for entertainment.
«an adventure story»
synonyms: tale, narrative, account, recital;
a report of an item of news in a newspaper, magazine, or broadcast.
«stories in the local papers»
synonyms: news item, news report, article, feature, piece;
pivotal experiences defining who we are, what we stand and how we think.
«travel far and bring back stories from the journey»