Trying to pay attention to the news? Want to learn more about the world? We totally understand. There’s a lot going on today and it certainly isn’t easy keeping up with it all. Fortunately there are some excellent news sites you can bookmark and visit regularly to pay attention to the news. Here are some of our favorites – including one ideal to share with your children to teach them all about the news of today!
Considered one of the top news sources around the world, the Reuters.com website is an excellent resource for your U.S. and International news on many subjects. You’ll find the tone of the articles approachable and informative – they expect you to be intelligent but don’t overwhelm you with “five dollar” words from the dictionary you’ve forgotten from vocabulary tests long ago. A great way to keep up to date on everything and a very well organized site.
Visit this news site http://www.reuters.com/
This site is especially popular with those who like news with a conservative view. Many enjoy “the Drudge” and find news breaking on it first they don’t find anywhere else. The site has a very casual look but don’t let that fool you – it’s a high powered, high thinking site. You’ll find a lot of great information here. Remember: it takes a conservative tone.
Visit this news site http://www.drudgereport.com/
Like liberal minded news? Then you’ll want to check out The Nation. This is one of the top news sites around for liberal thinking news. You’ll find news about politics, the world, economy, environment, society and much more. A great way to stay up to date on the world – especially if you like a liberal mindset.
Visit this news site http://www.thenation.com/
If technology is your passion then you’ll want to visit CNET. CNET is a popular news site for technology news. You’ll find all of the hottest technology news here – easy to access and to understand. The site even follows a few top people on Twitter so you’ll see their up-to-the-moment thoughts.
Visit this news site http://news.cnet.com/
When you want International news, try CNN.com. This site is considered one of the top International news sites. You’ll find information from around the world. Articles and videos are available so you can easily experience the news fully. Find news on every topic around the world, from business, sports, entertainment, technology, politics and much more.
Visit this news site here http://edition.cnn.com/#fbid=RYSswN1eXwr&wom=false
Scholastic News Online
Now here’s an interesting news site many of you will want to know about (if you don’t already….): a news site just for kids. At Scholastic News Online you’ll find news stories ideal for kids to read. This is a great way to introduce your children to the news and to get into the habit of paying attention to it – and talking about news as a family. What a great site to share your love of news with your children!