NEWS AND THOUGHT RESOURCES

Essential links to reach news, and connections to some sources of information on developments in religion, health, science, politics, and arts. This is a collection of connections for people with open minds wanting a convenient place from which to go to a wide variety of news and views. Decidedly diverse outlooks are represented, especially in the political area. Sources are mostly American. For a briefer version of this collection, click here. Scroll down or go directly to favorites or religion, health, science, arts or magazines or political links or all winners of Editor and Publisher's Best Online Newspaper Service Awards or other sources or geographical listings or archives.

For some other collections of news links, click here and here and here. The American Journalism Review presents a list of the most popular fifty and ten news sites. For an exhaustive collection of links to newspapers around the world, click here, for annotated lists click here for a long one and here for a very short one.

SOME PERSONAL FAVORITES and other widely-recognized sources. For a quick check, all you need on one screen. Some of these are repeated in other categories below.

CNN Has convenient listing of categories of news and weather.
Nando Times (Raleigh [NC] News and Observer)
New York Times Indispensable, not least for its columnists, cultural news, and obituaries.
AP Breaking News, via The New York Times, also available at some other sites.
Newsday Suburban New York paper, making AP wire available, as do some other papers, including Denver Post. To get to AP, scroll down to AP location on page, select category of news wanted, and click on "Go."
Christian Science Monitor
USA Today
Los Angeles Times
Reuters
Time daily
Washington Times A conservative DC paper.
Washington Post A liberal DC paper.
Roll Call Twice-weekly from Capitol Hill
San Francisco Chronicle & Examiner
San Jose Mercury News
New York Post. A tabloid perspective.
Chicago Sun-Times
Detroit News
Trib.com Main News Page
Newark Star-Ledger Has interesting single-page combination of links to news in different categories.
The Times London, with links to its supplements
Boston Globe Boston paper owned by The New York Times. Generally freezes my computer, so proceed with caution.
Earth Times Environmental news
Village Voice
Daily Republican
Chronicle of Higher Education
This Day [or any other day that one may select] in History. There is a shorter British version of this.

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RELIGION NEWS from Kansas City Star and Dallas Morning News and Richmond Times-Dispatch

The Christian Science Monitor Religion Bestsellers, list with brief descriptions

Religion and Spirituality magazines For links to Daily Word, Science of Mind, Unity Magazine, and other New Thought publications, see New Thought Movement Home Page.

For some more specialized links to religion and philosophy, see SSMR and New Thought Movement Online, as well as the award-winning Metaphysics: Multiple Meanings.

HEALTH NEWS from Reuters and CNN and Fox News and U. of California NewsWire and Danbury News-Times

HEALTH AND SCIENCE NEWS from Nando Times and Philadelphia Inquirer and Richmond Times-Dispatch See also the AP wire "Health and Science" category, available, as indicated above, from Newsday and Denver Post.

HEALTH AND DISCOVERY NEWS from Newsday

SCIENCE

Christian Science Monitor and The World & I

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY NEWS from San Jose Mercury News and Time and Mail and Guardian and Fox News and Dallas Morning News and San Diego Union-Tribune
See Science Times science news in New York Times each Tuesday, as well as occasional science news there on other days. See also Scientific American and Discover, as well as Popular Science and Popular Mechanics, and National Geographic, as well as EurekAlert! the American Association for the Advancement of Science and Science in the Headlines by the National Research Council, the journal Science, and NASA Ames Research Center and astronomy links, in addition to National Renewable Energy Laboratory and The Why Files: Science Behind the News

ARTS

See the AP wire "Arts" category, available, as indicated above, from Newsday and Denver Post.
Culturefinder
Artsource, including architecture
Christian Science Monitor Arts and Music
New York Times Art and Leisure
Opera West
links to art news, galleries, museums of many kinds, including history, science, and transportation. For some specialized resources, see other sites dealing with railroad history and museums and naval and maritime museums. Pictures of some of the works of art that are steam locomotives; also here
Peanuts and other comics and more comics

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MOSTLY NEWS AND OPINION MAGAZINES, representing a wide spectrum of outlooks

Electronic News Stand "monster" collection of links to magazines

Slate Includes, in addition to its own material, "in other magazines," summarizing highlights of contents of current issues, and providing links where available.
New York Times Book Review and Christian Science Monitor Books
Time etc.
U.S.News
National Review and National Review etc.
Liberty
Business Week
The Economist
Forbes
Fortune
Kiplinger Online
National Times
The New Republic
George
Mother Jones
The Nation
Washington Monthly
Washington Times National Weekly Edition
Washington Weekly
Reason Magazine
Netizen
The Atlantic Monthly
Harper's Magazine
The New Yorker
Civilization
The World & I
Current History
The Utne Reader
Tikun Gained fame as an influence on Hillary Clinton's thinking.
Times Literary Supplement

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POLITICAL LINKS

Democratic National Committee
Greens/Green Parties USA
Libertarian Party
Reform Party
Republican National Committee
Libertarian links and more of them
Conservative links and more of them
Cato Institute (libertarian) and its links
Heritage Foundation (conservative) and its Policy Review, as well as links to other conservative sites
Pacifica Radio many activist links, including this one to many sources
Liberal links
Socialist Party USA
Left Links and Religious Socialism Resources from Democratic Socialists of America
Communitarianism definition and links
Concord Coalition, nonpartisan deficit elimination and entitlement reform movement
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
National Taxpayers Union
Americans for Tax Reform.
Congressional and State Term Limits and my own proposal for term limits
Center for Responsive Politics
Electronic Policy Network
Library of Liberty, ancient and modern classics
ACLU Freedom Network Civil liberties
Accuracy in Media Conservative watchdog
People for the American Way Liberal watchdog
Jefferson Project links to Watchdog Groups
Christian Science Monitor Political Watch

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MOSTLY GENERAL-INTEREST NEWSPAPERS that were winners of 1997 Editor and Publisher's Best Online Newspaper Service Awards; information from Editor and Publisher Interactive
New York Times on the Web (Best Overall Online Newspaper Service and Best Editorial Content for a Web site operated by a newspaper with over 100,000 circulation)
Sunline, Charlotte [FL] Herald Sun (Best Overall Online Newspaper Service for a Web site operated by a newspaper with under 100,000 circulation)
Space Online, Florida Today [Melbourne, FL] (Best Editorial Content for a Web site operated by a newspaper with under 100,000 circulation)
Bakersfield [CA] Californian (Best Use of Advertising by Online Newspaper Service, under 100,000)
News.com, C|NET [San Francisco] (Best Online News Service by Non-Newspaper Company): computer news
Honorable Mention: Best Overall Online Newspaper Service:
Christian Science Monitor Electronic Edition
Kansas City [MO] Star
Star Tribune Online, Minneapolis
Tampa Bay Online, Tampa Tribune, includes AP breaking news
Honorable Mention: Best Editorial Content in Online Newspaper Service:
Chicago Tribune.com
Irish Times on the Web, Dublin
Syracuse Online, Syracuse [NY] Newspapers
Honorable Mention: Best Use of Advertising by Online Newspaper Service:
DallasNews.com, Dallas Morning News
Jerusalem Post Internet Edition
Honorable Mention: Best Online News Service by Non-Newspaper Company:
PoliticsNow. That link now leads to the March 4, 1997, "So Long..." notice. The March 5 New York Times CyberTimes story on the site's demise, "Leading Political Web Site is Closed," contains links to the somewhat similar joint news agencies production AllPolitics and to "media education foundation" Freedom Forum.

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OTHER NEWS SOURCES

ABC
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Newsworld
CBS
C-Span Includes not only C-Span material but links to governmental and other resources
Delphi Internet, partly restricted to members
Fox
MS-NBC
NBC
National Public Radio
Pacifica Radio
PBS Online NewsHour
Press Association, British
Public Radio International
White House, including Press Releases

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A RELATIVELY SMALL NUMBER OF MOSTLY NEWSPAPERS, BY FIRST UNITED STATES AND THEN OTHER COUNTRIES, LISTED ALPHABETICALLY

ARIZONA

Arizona Daily Star (Tucson)
Arizona Republic/Phoenix Gazette Makes AP wire available. (Phoenix)
Tucson Weekly

ARKANSAS

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (Little Rock)

CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles Times-Washington Post News Service
Orange County Register
San Diego Daily Transcript
San Diego Union-Tribune
San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco Examiner
San Jose Mercury News

COLORADO

Aspen Times (Aspen)
Colorado Springs Gazette-Telegraph
Denver Post

KENTUCKY

Louisville Times

CONNECTICUT

Hartford Courant (Hartford)
Journal Inquirer (Manchester)

FLORIDA

Bradenton Herald (Bradenton)
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel / XS Magazine
Hyde Park Metro (Tampa)
Miami Herald (Miami)
St. Petersburg Times
Tampa Tribune (Tampa)

GEORGIA

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

ILLINOIS

Chicago Sun-Times
Chicago Tribune

MAINE

Casco Bay Weekly
Portland Newspapers (The Maine Sunday Telegram and The Portland Press Herald)
Southern Maine Coastal Beacon

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston Globe
Boston Phoenix
Canton Citizen (Canton)
Inquirer and Mirror (Nantucket Island)
Middlesex News (Framingham)
The Boston Review
The Standard-Times (New Bedford)
Worcester Phoenix (Worcester)

NEW JERSEY

The Bergen Record Makes AP wire available.

NEW MEXICO

Albuquerque Journal
Los Alamos Monitor

NORTH CAROLINA

Morning Star (Wilmington, NC)

TEXAS

Dallas Morning News
Houston Chronicle

UTAH

Salt Lake Tribune

VIRGINIA

Richmond Times-Dispatch

OUTSIDE THE USA

AUSTRALIA

The Australian

CANADA

Calgary Herald
Calgary Sun
The Financial Post
Toronto Globe and Mail

CHINA

China Daily
China News Service
Hong Kong Stardard

GREECE

Athens News

ISRAEL Jerusalem Post

JAPAN

Asahi Shimbun

KOREA

Korea Herald

MEXICO

Mexican OnLine-News
Mexican Electronic Monitor

RUSSIA

ITAR-Tass Russian News Agency

SINGAPORE

Straits Times

TAIWAN

Taiwan News

UNITED KINGDOM

Press Association summary of main stories in London papers
Financial Times (London)
The Guardian (London)
The Telegraph (London)
The Times Higher Education Supplement (London)
Scotsman (Edinburgh)
Daily Record/Sunday Mail (Glasgow)
Evening Times (Glasgow)
Glasgow Herald
Shetland News

ZAMBIA

Zambia Post

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SOME FREE ARCHIVES OF NEWSPAPERS, as listed by The Washington Post:

Sacramento Bee http://www.sacbee.com/, to July 15, 1996
San Francisco Chronicle http://www.sfgate.com, to Jan. 1, 1995
Kansas City Star http://www.kcstar.com, to Jan. 1, 1991
St. Louis Post-Dispatch http://www.stlnet.com, to Jan. 1, 1988
Deseret (Utah) News http://www.desnews.com, to Jan. 1, 1996
Las Vegas Sun http:www.lasvegassun.com, to Jan. 1, 1996
Detroit News http://www.detnews.com, to July 1, 1995

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Created Feb. 17, 1997
by Alan Anderson, Contact Info. Comments and suggestions for additions are welcome.

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Latest update March 8, 1997