Breaking News +
By NBC News Digital, LLC
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Get a jump on the news with Breaking News, the fastest source of reliable reporting in the world. Trusted by the largest newsrooms and governments, Breaking News surfaces stories in seconds -- even breaking stories near you, wherever you go.
Now you can join our global community and help people around you by sharing a tip when you see a breaking story.
Here's what you can do with the Breaking News app:
• Discover when news breaks 14 minutes ahead of other news apps on average
• See verified reporting from social media and hundreds of news sources
• Get just the alerts you want by following what's important to you
• NEW: Quickly tip people around you when you see news nearby
• NEW: See news and tips near you and avoid potential danger or delays
• Receive a proximity alert when a major story breaks near your location
• Watch live video from the scene of breaking stories
• Get inside guidance from our 24/7 editorial team
• Alert your friends over Facebook, Twitter, text and email
• See news, get alerts and share tips on your Apple Watch
• Do everything with no registration required!
"Indispensable" - The Verge
"The best app I have" - U.S. Senator John McCain
"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 firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get back to you right away.
What's New in Version 3.9.2
- Added a button to tip us from a nearby story screen
- Added a confirmation when tipping on Apple Watch
- Added a subhead on topic pages to show their status
- Text on Apple Watch now follows iOS Accessibility settings
- Fixed issue with crashing when loading the app
- Fixed issue with starting at the bottom of items list
- Fixed issue with Tweet prompt closing on its own
- Category: News
- Updated: 14 July 2016
- Version: 3.9.2
- Size: 25.2 MB
- Apple Watch: Yes
- Languages: English, French
- Developer: NBC News Digital, LLC
- © 2010-2013 NBC News Digital LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.