Breaking News +


Breaking News +

Find out first with Breaking News. Discover breaking stories that are uniquely important to you -- even stories that break near your location. Our editors monitor social media and bring you just the facts you need from trusted sources faster than any other news app. You can: • New: Breaking News is now on Apple Watch • Watch live video from the scene of breaking stories • See news breaking near your location anywhere in the world • Receive a proximity alert when a major story breaks near you • Discover when news breaks in your favorite topics by adding them to your Watchlist • Hide stories you don't want to see with a tap of your finger • See the most surprising stories trending in real-time with "Whoa!" • Get verified eyewitness photos and videos from breaking events • Get reliable coverage and insight from the same editors who power @breakingnews • Alert your friends over Facebook, Twitter, text and email • Do everything with no registration required! "Indispensable" - The Verge "Gold standard for news aggregation" - Fast Company "Best apps to catch breaking news" - Wall Street Journal If you have any issues or suggestions, please email us at and we'll get back to you right away.

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