NewsON provides instant access to a nationwide lineup of local news video, including live broadcasts, time-shifted broadcasts, and short clips, available anytime, anywhere for free. Watch product overview »
Subject-specific channels allow browsing by topic like politics, sports and weather.
An expandable, interactive map to identify and bookmark stations most relevant to you and your interests.
Video playback, so you can watch when it’s best for you. View broadcasts from up to 48 hours ago.
A timeline viewing tool available for any local newscast, allowing you to get to the exact moment you want to watch.
Sharing options allow access to real-time tweets so you can add your perspective to the events of the day.
Watch clips from your favorite station or browse one of the topical clip categories.
NewsON investors include the ABC Owned Television Station Group, Cox Media Group, Hearst Television, Hubbard Broadcasting, Media General, Raycom Media, and Sinclair Broadcasting. Additional content partners include Berkshire Hathaway, Graham Media Group, TEGNA and Nexstar. TV stations from these companies give NewsON users access to live and on-demand newscasts from 130 stations in 96 U.S. markets, covering 77 percent of the US population today with more stations being added regularly.
NewsON is a new venture backed by seven of the largest U.S. TV station owners to accelerate the availability and discoverability of local newscasts on smartphones, tablets and connected TV devices such as Roku players. The free, ad-supported NewsON app provides instant access to live and on-demand newscasts from a growing base of at least 130 TV stations, and enables users to search by market via an interactive map. In the process, NewsON enables stations across the country to expand audience and increase relevance by continuing to serve viewers any time, anywhere on mobile phones, tablets and connected TVs. For media inquiries, please contact NewsON@GlobalResultsPR.com, or Lora Wilson at 949-608-0276