United States News API

Get live breaking news, historical news and blog articles from United States using our free, scalable and easy-to-use REST API. Get access to the United States News API today

United States News API

By setting the API's country parameter to us, you will be able to retrieve real-time and historical news articles for the country United States. News categories supported include general news, business news, entertainment news, health news, science news, sports news and technology news.

Country Parameter Set country parameter to us
Available Categories general business entertainment health science sports technology
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Example: Retrieve Live News Data for United States

Below you will find an example API request and response. To query the API for real-time news, please scroll down and hit the signup button below to get your free API access key. After that, you can check the API documentation for specifics.

https://api.mediastack.com/newsRun API Request
	? access_key = YOUR_ACCESS_KEY
	& country = us
    "author": "Dan Peck",
    "title": "Hurricane Hanna makes landfall around 5 p.m. on Saturday.",
    "description": "Hurricane Hanna battered southern Texas with sustained winds of 75 mph and continued to deliver heavy rain and flash flooding as it moved inland late Saturday.",
    "url": "https://abcnews.go.com/US/hurricane-hanna-makes-landfall-texas/story?id=71985566",
    "source": "ABC News",
    "image": "https://s.abcnews.com/images/US/hanna-swimmer-mo_hpMain_20200725-163152_2_4x3t_384.jpg",
    "category": "general",
    "language": "en",
    "country": "us",
    "published_at": "2020-07-26T01:04:23+00:00"

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