The 10 Best FREE News Channels

How to stream the news for freeA:  Stand-alone free news channels are available free to stream live news.  In addition, the cable-like alternatives like Pluto TV have news categories with several channels available.  Check out our list below of favorites.



Our top free news favorites
abcnews-featuredABC News Live24X7 coverage of the most important news stories of the day with breaking news, live streams and coverage of events at home and worldwide.More
cbsnews-featured-150x150CBS News 24/724/7 digital streaming news network from CBS News, CBS Evening News, CBS This Morning, 60 Minutes, 48 Hours, Sunday Morning and Face the Nation, and
newson-featured-150x150NewsONFREE TV NEWS. No cable subscription or login required.More
newsmax-featuredNewsmax TVNewsmax TV is a “news powerhouse” — says Forbes. It is America’s new cable news channel in 70 million homesMore

10 Best Free Streaming News Channels to Watch Online

  1. NewsON. Available on: Roku, Amazon Fire, Android TV, Apple TV, and Chromecast.
  2. Newsy
  3. Pluto TV.  Category for news with multiple streams.
  4. Xumo.  News category with multiple streams.
  5. ABC News Live
  6. CBSN
  7. Sky News
  8. Bloomberg
  9. YouTube
  10. Newsmax TV

Top News Pick: NewsON


Watch local news for free from anywhere in the country with NewsON. The free, app provides instant access to live or on-demand newscasts from over 275 trusted local TV station partners in over 165 markets. NewsON is available for download on Roku streaming players, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, and iOS and Android mobile devices. Viewers can personalize their experience by setting favorite stations, and watch breaking news coverage of major events and storms from multiple local stations. Stay connected anytime, anywhere without a cable subscription or login.

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