– Watch streaming live coverage as news breaks
– Multi-task – Browse and read stories as videos stream
– Listen to ABC News Radio in the car or wherever you are – even when you are in other apps
– Get personalized alerts & a custom ‘News Inbox’ keep you from missing stories for the topics you care about
Before you download this app, please consider that it includes advertising, some of which may be targeted to your interests. You may choose to control targeted advertising within mobile applications by using your mobile device settings (for example, by re-setting your device's advertising identifier and/or opting out of interest-based ads)
STREAMING NEWS – VIDEO CLIPS & ABC NEWS RADIO:
No Cable subscription – No problem! Get hassle free news, wherever and whenever you need it, no signup or service required! Our new Android ABC News app lets you stream news from anywhere, whether you have WiFi or just a 3G connection – No need to log in or have a cable subscription.
Not interested in reading the News? Watch local and national news clips, check out news slideshows or listen to ABC Radio!
NEWS ALERTS THAT YOU CONTROL:
The ABC News app lets you set up and control a personalized list of alerts, so that we can send you push notifications about the topics that interest you. You can tell us how often you want to get the push notifications, and when. No need to wade through a bunch of news that you don’t care about! We will help you find exactly the stories, articles and videos that you are interested in.
NEWS CATEGORIES INCLUDE:
-Local Interest Stories
-Lifestyle & Entertainment News
SEARCHABLE MULTI-MEDIA NEWS OF ALL TYPES:
Read, watch or listen to news that you want to hear! The ABC News App lets you search to find exactly what you are looking for. You can search by keyword, show or topic. We also have sections for ‘Trending News’ ‘Top Stories’ and the ‘Daily Rewind’ which will show you a visual recap of the events of the day!
SAVE FAVORITES & SET ALERTS:
Want to skip straight to your favorite topics? Save stories and topics you like in your Favorites, and we will automatically add those stories as well as any follow-up news related to those stories. Your ABC News Favorites holds just the stories that you care about.
LOCAL NEWS STORIES BY GEOGRAPHY:
Watch local stories from ABC stations in Chicago, Fresno, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Raleigh & San Francisco.
SPORTS STORIES FROM ESPN:
Want to know when your favorite teams are playing or how they are doing? The ABC News app is all over it. We can store news stories and updates about domestic and international sports news & events directly in your bookmarks. We can even send you push-notifications about certain teams. Just customize your settings to tell us exactly what you want! We have NFL, NBA, NHL, tennis, golf and everything newsworthy in sports.
Bug fixes and back end improvements. For any feedback you can find our contact information in the settings page
Supports installation on external storage.