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United States News API

Get the live top headlines from United States with our JSON API.

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API Demonstration

This example demonstrates the HTTP request to make and the JSON response you will receive when you use the news api to get the top headlines from United States.

GET
https://gnews.io/api/v4/top-headlines?country=us&category=general&apikey=API_KEY
{
    "totalArticles": 96344,
    "articles": [
        {
            "title": "Northwest Arkansas counties devastated by overnight severe weather, 3 confirmed dead",
            "description": "Overnight severe storms tore through Northwest Arkansas with one confirmed death in Boone County.",
            "content": "NORTHERN ARKANSAS – Overnight severe storms tore through northern Arkansas Sunday morning with three confirmed deaths.\nBenton County Judge Barry Moehring confirmed one death in Benton County during a press conference while also declaring a disaster f... [1563 chars]",
            "url": "https://www.kark.com/severe-weather-coverage/northwest-arkansas-counties-devastated-by-overnight-severe-weather-3-confirmed-dead/",
            "image": "https://www.kark.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/85/2024/05/Rogers-0.jpg?w=1280",
            "publishedAt": "2024-05-26T15:11:02Z",
            "source": {
                "name": "KARK",
                "url": "https://www.kark.com"
            }
        },
        {
            "title": "Nicki Minaj apologizes, says she'll pursue legal action following drug arrest",
            "description": "Nicki Minaj has apologized to fans after canceling her Manchester, UK concert following her arrest on drug possession charges in Amsterdam Saturday.",
            "content": "Nicki Minaj has apologized to fans after canceling her Manchester, UK concert following her arrest on drug possession charges in Amsterdam Saturday.\n“Please please please accept my deepest & most sincere apologies,” the 41-year-old rapper wrote in an... [2016 chars]",
            "url": "https://nypost.com/2024/05/26/entertainment/nicki-minaj-apologizes-says-shell-pursue-legal-action-following-drug-arrest/",
            "image": "https://nypost.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2024/05/nicki-minaj-performs-2024-79717438.jpg?quality=75&strip=all&w=1024",
            "publishedAt": "2024-05-26T14:11:00Z",
            "source": {
                "name": "New York Post ",
                "url": "https://nypost.com"
            }
        },
        {
            "title": "Lizzo reacts to new South Park joke about her in Ozempic special",
            "description": "‘I’m really that b*tch,’ the singer said",
            "content": "Sign up to Roisin O’Connor’s free weekly newsletter Now Hear This for the inside track on all things music Get our Now Hear This email for free Please enter a valid email address Please enter a valid email address SIGN UP I would like to be emailed a... [3048 chars]",
            "url": "https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/lizzo-south-park-ozempic-joke-b2551761.html",
            "image": "https://static.independent.co.uk/2024/03/29/23/newFile.jpg?quality=75&width=1200&auto=webp",
            "publishedAt": "2024-05-26T13:56:24Z",
            "source": {
                "name": "The Independent",
                "url": "https://www.independent.co.uk"
            }
        }
    ]
}

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