Opera News: breaking & local

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601K reviews
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About this app

We’re proud to be enjoyed and trusted by over 350 million global users.Why?

Because Opera News’ personalized news aggregator refines the noisy daily news cycle into one powerful feed. In short, we make staying informed easy.

Sorting through hundreds of thousands of stories each day, we find the perfect content to fit you, all in a fast, easy-to-read format. And the more you use it, the better our recommendations get.

•Top US & International News Sources
With 15,000+ sources from all the top publishers, we deliver the widest variety of American news and World News content available. You’ll never miss the most important headlines and trending content

•Local News For Your City
Get stories from the sites in your neighborhood, county, city and state.

•Breaking News Notifications
You can count on our speedy notifications system that tracks breaking stories from every publisher.

•Not your pappy’s News Aggregator
Our next-gen personalization system pairs advanced machine learning analytics with an 11-country editorial team with the goal to delight and inform you on the day’s top and trending stories.

•Dark mode
Allows you to comfortably read breaking news and real-time updates at night or in low-light conditions.

. . . And that's not all.
Reader mode for fast loading
Offline reading & safe for later
Data Savings
Search feature
Comment forums
Videos & galleries
Community groups & sharing
Data dashboards
Customizable political content
News bar
… And always continually innovating

•Facts, and Fun
Depending on what you like, our channels present a mix of hard-hitting journalism as well as enjoyable articles to share with friends. You’ll find stories on World News, National News, Tech News and more, collected from newspapers, television, magazines, digital publications, blogs, vlogs, and adorable dogs -- all across the media spectrum!

It’s a crazy world, stay sane with Opera News.
Updated on
Mar 25, 2024

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
Device or other IDs
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 4 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

585K reviews
Shaun P
February 22, 2024
It took less than 2 days to go from loving this app to uninstalling it. As others said, the UI is decent, but it often causes Android's text to speech to fail. The big issue was how the feed went from balanced to mostly extreme left and extreme right articles with more and more BS articles being added, even after trying to correct the feed by hiding clickbait articles that meaninglessly blather. Sigh. Had hopes.
1,061 people found this review helpful
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February 23, 2024
Hello Shaun, I Sorry to hear you received that content. At our core, we believe in being a neutral presenter of info from ALL sides so you are informed and can make the decision on what to read and trust. I will forward this to our Quality Assurance team, but I also wanted to let you know you can block sources so they won't show up again. BR, Tony
James Czerniak
February 21, 2024
Block function does not work. When you block someone, you still get notifications of their replies. What's the use in having a block function? This app sucks. When people reply, you can see it in your notifications but when you click on it, there's never anything there. Then the app shows that people haven't posted for weeks when they replied to uou a day ago. Tech support is useless. They say email them and they'll fix problems. You never hear from them. Deleting this app immediately
831 people found this review helpful
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March 7, 2024
Hey Czerniak, We are very sorry that our backend did not receive your email. But we have solved the problem you mentioned above. In addition, if you still have any questions, you can leave your email address and we will arrange for technical experts to contact you. Best wishes!
Charles Bradlaugh
February 26, 2024
It is an excellent app. It does a great job of presenting national and local news topics. However, there are two issues. 1 .There are endless and agressive Tik Tok ads. 2. I can see that i have a few messages. However when i click messages, it always says "empty".
706 people found this review helpful
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February 27, 2024
Hi Charles! Thanks for letting us know and sorry to hear that. We will try to keep the Ads from interfering. As per the inbox messages, I have passed on the information to the product team. In the meantime, kindly check if you're signed in on Opera News. You may experience this issue if you're not signed in. Br, Collins - The Opera Team.