News and Current Events for Tweens and Teens
School Library Journal recommends
School Library Journal article recommends five websites that provide free up-to-the-minute news from around the world:
- Global Voices – http://globalvoicesonline.org - Written, translated, and curated by more than 800 citizen journalists and media experts, searchable by topic or region, 43 languages
- Newsmap – http://newsmap.jp - Real-time, trending news in 15 countries, color-coded by topic and adjustable by how much detail you want
- TV News Archive – http://archive.org/details/tv - Televised news clips from over 700,000 shows from 2009 to the present
- Al-Monitor - www.al-monitor.com/pulse/home.
html - News about the Middle East translated into English from Hebrew, Turkish, Persian, and Arabic
- AllAfrica - http://allafrica.com - Aggregated news from over 130 African news outlets and content from AllAfrica reporters.