The Washington Post

The Washington Post API

Get and search live headlines, articles, images, and other article metadata from The Washington Post with our JSON API.

English
United States
General news

Breaking news and analysis on politics, business, world national news, entertainment more. In-depth DC, Virginia, Maryland news coverage including traffic, weather, crime, education, restaurant reviews and more.


Live examples

Top headlines from The Washington Post
GET
https://newsapi.org/v2/top-headlines?sources=the-washington-post&apiKey=API_KEY
Search all recent articles at The Washington Post
GET
https://newsapi.org/v2/everything?sources=the-washington-post&apiKey=API_KEY

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