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Yahoo-Buzzfeed News Network is now #1 in US Digital News! (Source: Comscore Media Metrix ® Multi-Platform, News/Information category, Total Audience, March 2021, U.S.)

Focus on what’s important with the newest version of the Yahoo News app. Now you can customize your news with your favorite topics and publishers, while our expert editors curate top stories from trusted sources. It’s time to reframe your newsfeed around what matters to you.

• Trusted sources - News from The New York Times, USA Today, TIME, Politico, the AP, Fox News and more.

• Customize topics and sources - Personalize your newsfeed like never before.

• Search across all news sources - Easily find what you’re looking for.

• The 360 - See all sides of important topics with a variety of viewpoints.

• Exclusive and live video - Watch trending news, press conferences, the day's soundbites and more.

• Expert editors - Get curated top stories of the day and premium content like our Skullduggery podcast, highlighting scandals and investigations in the Trump era.

• Breaking news alerts - Never miss an important story.

• Local News - Follow headlines from your hometown

What’s New

Version 9.56.0

To enhance your Yahoo News experience, we've made various bug fixes and performance improvements.

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending comments on articles.

Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
44.4K Ratings

44.4K Ratings

gamer-mum ,

Self control

I’m glad to see the ability to leave comments gone. It’s a real shame however that people do not use self control on platforms like this. I can understand being passionate about a belief or whatever but people just take it too far. I have no real issues with the app but I definitely liked the previous layout much better.

Puggly 22 ,

Not a good product

There are countless problems with this app. Here are a few. The app highjacked My Yahoo news feed. I understand that it is a Yahoo product, but there really isn’t any better way to describe an abrupt change in format of a different app without a way to toggle back to the original app. Another problem is that the Privacy statement is in Spanish. The entire legal package including all the weasel language is in English, except for the Privacy statement. Oath seems to be involved with the Privacy statement. However all I can find is a hip hop ad trying to tell me how cool Oath is without telling what Oath does. An additional problem is that there is now way to track your comments.

Maddog666 ,

Too much crap!

Too little hard news, narrow range of news topics, old news - stories stay up for days or are already out of date material, tons of clickbait, single sentence news bites with no substance. People have complained for months about these issues, the app often asks for feedback, but doesn’t really care what you think. Don’t waste your time. Just a trashy app. If you like it, you probably are a knuckle dragging trailer park denizen.

Bring back the comments. That’s what makes the app worthwhile. Yahoo! dumber than a box of rocks for removing that function. Used to spend hours on it; now 5 minutes and I’m done, if I bother at all.

App Privacy

The developer, Yahoo, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Used to Track You

The following data may be used to track you across apps and websites owned by other companies:

  • Location
  • Contact Info
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Location
  • Contact Info
  • User Content
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Identifiers
  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More

Supports

  • Wallet

    Get all of your passes, tickets, cards, and more in one place.

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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