If you're looking for single article or detailed background on current issues or events, these links will serve you well.
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Yahoo Full News Coverage
If you can find your country or topic, you'll be in great shape. 'Full coverage' in Yahoo! means you get a dozen or more current news stories, lists of local online newspapers, opinions/editorials, relevant websites, video, audio, and more.
In Depth: BBC News
Features good writing, non-U.S. perspective, and rich choice of resources.
Washington Post
A major American newspaper especially good for national and international political news.
New York Times
The nation's newspaper of record. "All the news that's fit to print." Requires username (vsdstudent) and password (student).
CNN News
Timely information from one of the country's most popular news sources.
Seattle Times
An outstanding source of information about Washington State and Northwest news.
The Columbian
"The World Wide Web according to Clark County." Need we say more?
Kidon Media-Link
Links to all forms of media worldwide: newspapers, magazines, television, radio and news agencies. You can search by country or by language.
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Medline Plus
For Health information, start here with over 700 topics on conditions, diseases and wellness. http://medlineplus.gov/