The Local News Feature

This feature lets you stay up-to-date with the latest news in up to five cities of your choice. You can include your local area, your hometown, or any other city of interest.

From the Local News feature, you can click on a headline to see a short summary of the article. If you want to read the full article, click the more link.

Local News Headlines are compiled from thousands of news providers. Some providers—The New York Times and Washington Post, for instance may require free registration before you can read the full news article. If an article does require registration, you will see "Reg Req'd" next to the name of the provider.  

To add and remove cities from your page, or to change the order in which they're displayed: Click the Edit button on the Local News box.

To add a city:

  1. Enter the name of the city in the City field, and select the state from the State pull-down menu and click Go, OR enter the ZIP code in the ZIP field and click Go.

  2. Click the Add to My Local News button.

  3. The city will be added to the list box under Your Current Local News Cities.


To change the order in which your cities are displayed:

  1. Click the name of a city in the list box under Your Current Local News Cities.

  2. Do one of the following:

3.   When you've finished making your changes, click Save Changes to return to your page.