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ABC News

by Disney
Local news from Anywhere
Local news from Anywhere

ABC News, for the true news junkie

FREE in the App Store

ABC, like CBS and NBC, is one of the "Big 3" news outlets. This app offers breaking and daily news coverage on Apple TV.

Local news from Anywhere. ABC News - Breaking US & World is going to look pretty similar to some of the other mainstream news apps out there, but that's okay, that means you'll quickly be able to navigate. What makes it different? Tons of local stories. Select the places you want to get local news from. So finally it doesn't matter where you live. If you try and watch ABC using your cable provider you will only get your own local channels. The ABC News app for Apple TV lets you pick from Georgia, to Houston, to Phoenix. You name it. It's pretty interesting to see what headlines are popular in different places. They of course also have World News as well, but local is where this app stands out.

Local news from Anywhere

What is it about?

ABC News offers video and text from each of its news properties. Timely, informative, and familiar, ABC News is for folks looking for traditional news on a new-generation device, the Apple TV.

For those who...

  • You are a traditional news junkie
  • Love ABC News
  • Want to see the big picture

Not for those who...

  • You dislike ABC News
  • You don't like traditional news
  • You want to customize your ​news

Why we love it

There's nothing unique here, but that is the point. If you grew up watching the 6:30 national news, this is definitely the app worth considering.

App Details

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Last updated
September 6, 2022
Release date
December 23, 2008

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App Store Description

The ABC News app brings you breaking news coverage and live streaming video from ABC News Live. Get the latest clips from your favorite shows, including Good Morning America, World News Tonight, Nightline, This Week and 20/20. Follow breaking U.S. and world news or catch up with the latest stories in politics, entertainment, weather, health, lifestyle, technology, science, sports, and business.

ABC News is your source for live breaking news and the latest news video

With the ABC News App,

- Watch live stream news coverage from ABC News Live
- Get breaking news alerts
- Personalize alerts & a custom ‘News Inbox’ keep you from missing stories for the topics you care about
- Not interested in reading the News? Watch local and national news clips, check out news slideshows or listen to ABC Radio!
- No Cable subscription - No problem! Get hassle-free news, wherever and whenever you need it, no signup or service required! Our new 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.


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Watch local stories from ABC stations in Chicago, Fresno, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Raleigh & San Francisco.

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