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News Search

Google News:

Click on the News link above Google's search box or visit

Screen shot of Google News home page.

Google news indicates how fresh a story is by listing how long ago it was posted, e.g. 15 minutes ago for the top story on the left in the screen shot above. Click on the title to display the article. Notice the "and 1007 related" link at the bottom of the entry of the story on the left of the above screen shot. If you click an entry's "and XXX related" link, you'll see a page listing all articles related to the same topic.

Search news by entering your query and clicking on the "Google Search" button.

Example: [ Google ]      

Use Google News to search for the latest on a particular topic.

By default, results are sorted by relevance to your search terms. When you wish to see articles ordered chronologically, click on the "Sort by date" link, located in the upper right corner of the results window.

Advanced News Search, accessible from the Advanced Search link on the News page, enables you to search by news source, location, date range, and other criteria. It's also available at

International versions of Google News are available for countries including Australia, Canada, France, Germany, India, Italy, New Zealand, Spain, and the U.K.

Google News Alerts -

Set up Google News Alerts to get email when news articles on topics of interest to you appear on the web.

Enter a few items from a set of things in Google sets.

After you've set up a News Alert, Google finds and delivers links to news articles as they appear online or once a day.

Consider using Google News Alerts to:

For more information on Google News visit


These problems give you practice with using Google News. For hints and answers to selected problems, see the Solutions page in the Appendix.

  1. Find today's current top stories listed on Google News.

  2. Find the latest news about Google.

  3. Set up a Google News Alert to automatically email you news about Google features and services or some other topic of interest to you.

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