News API is a simple, easy-to-use REST API that returns JSON search results for current and historic news articles published by over 80,000 worldwide sources.
Search through hundreds of millions of articles in 14 languages from 55 countries.
Get JSON results with simple HTTP GET requests, or use one of the SDKs available in your language.
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Use powerful search and filter options
Keywords and phrases
Search with singular keywords, or surround complete phrases with quotation marks for exact-match: q=tesla or q="elon musk"
Specify words which must appear in articles, and words that must not, to remove irrelevent results: q=gamestop +stonks -sell
Boolean operators AND / OR / NOT and brackets are supported so you can do this: q=(crypto AND bitcoin) NOT ethereum
Limit your search specifically within titles, or content: qInTitle="title search"
Dates and timeframes
Interested in articles less than 2 weeks old? from=2021-09-08
Focus on news from a specific period in the past from=2019-09-06&to=2019-09-20
Or leave blank to get the up-to-the-minute latest news
Limit your searches to a single publisher by entering their domain name domains=techcrunch.com
Or a selection of publishers: domains=techcrunch.com,engadget.com,thenextweb.com
And remove unwanted publishers: excludeDomains=breitbart.com,clickhole.com
Limit your search to one of 14 languages: language=en, language=jp
“News API has been the integral element allowing us to offer relevant and timely political news to our users – allowing them to take immediate action to contact their representatives using generated call scripts based on the articles they read.”