The Best YouTube Channels for News Buffs

You could turn on the TV and find any number of news stations available, but what about those living without cable? For news buffs lacking the standard television access, YouTube is an incredible source of global, regional and local news to keep you up-to-date and in-the-know, all completely accessible without a cable subscription.

Never miss an important moment again and save any clip from your favorite, most memorable newscasts or events — with Replay Media Catcher, you can watch and download as many of these news channels on YouTube as your knowledge-seeking self can handle!

Well-known around the world for its broad-scale coverage of global news, science, culture, style and other key areas of society, The New York Times YouTube channel is a one-stop-shop for awareness and education on any topic. Less-focused on breaking stories, the channel is perfect for the more casual news enthusiast. Watch + record The New York Times on YouTube.

With live streaming coverage offered, Al Jazeera English is one of the few constantly broadcasting news channels available online. Exploring stories all around the world, the international news network offers high quality journalistic reporting with a larger focus on “world news than a domestic news network might have.” Watch + record Al Jazeera English on YouTube.

If you like independent news that’s (often) far from family-friendly, VICE News is the perfect source for what’s new. Covering culture, global news and otherwise underreported events, and boasting a collection of documentaries and short series, it’s an international source “created by and for a connected generation.” Watch + record VICE News on YouTube.

Run by the non-profit agency famous for delivering lightning fast, unbiased news from all around the world, the Associated Press YouTube channel is everything you’d expect from the media platform. Providing in-depth stores on sports, politics, entertainment, foreign affairs and other events, its a comprehensive source for any cable-cutter. Watch + record Associated Press on YouTube.

America’s most trusted source for all things news, CNN, also has a dominating news channel on YouTube. Because it has such wide-reaching journalism and syndication resources, CNN is able to provide a constant stream of information and up-to-the-minute news regarding everything from world events to health and fashion updates. Watch + record CNN on YouTube.

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