Search worldwide news with code

Locate articles and breaking news headlines from news sources and blogs across the web with our JSON API

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News API is a simple, easy-to-use REST API that returns JSON search results for current and historic news articles published by over 150,000 worldwide sources.

Worldwide Scale

Search through hundreds of millions of articles in 14 languages from 55 countries.

Easy Integration

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=2024-07-10
  • Focus on news from a specific period in the past from=2022-07-08&to=2022-07-22
  • Or leave blank to get the up-to-the-minute latest news


  • Limit your searches to a single publisher by entering their domain name
  • Or a selection of publishers:,,
  • And remove unwanted publishers:,


  • Limit your search to one of 14 languages: language=en, language=jp

“Ascender AI has a mission to apply AI to the media, and NewsAPI is one of our most valuable resources. Ascender is redefining how users interact with complex information, and the NewsAPI feed is an essential showcase for our technologies.”

Braddock Gaskill
CEO, Ascender AI

“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.”

Brandon Peterson
Founder at Capitol Call

“NewsAPI is a key input into our NLP algorithms which scan the world of unstructured data to infer environmental, social and governance factors for companies and countries. The service is blazing fast and extremely intuitive.”

Qayyum Rajan
CEO & Data Engineer at ESG Analytics
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