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Description

Stay informed with breaking local, national and global headlines directly from the world’s definitive source for news. Available on the iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch, AP News by The Associated Press features a personalized experience containing:

* A feed with developing stories from your followed topics.
* Customized news alerts tailored to your interests.
* Curated content hubs for deeper insights into major news events and story lines.
* Award-winning photos, videos and articles from around the world.
* Local-interest stories from newspapers and broadcasters.

iOS Store Category:

Primary: News

App Store

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Google Play Store Category:

Primary: Applications

Secondary: News & Magazines

Google Play

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Total Ratings

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Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Apr 01, 2010 (about 10 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Mar 26
2020
(Current)
Version 3.6

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Mar 11
2020
Version 3.5

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Feb 10
2020
Version 3.4

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Jan 15
2020
Version 3.3

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Oct 22
2019
Version 3.2

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Oct 02
2019
Version 3.1

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Support for native dark mode.
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Sep 21
2019
Version 3.0.1

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Sep 18
2019
Version 3.0

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Aug 28
2019
Version 2.9.1

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Aug 05
2019
Version 2.9

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Native support for the AP Top 25 College football poll!
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Jul 02
2019
Version 2.8.1

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

May 20
2019
Version 2.8

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Mar 07
2019
Version 2.7

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Dec 17
2018
Version 2.6

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Nov 29
2018
Version 2.5.1

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• iPad fixes and improvements.
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Oct 17
2018
Version 2.5

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Bug fixes for Apple Watch.
• iPad fixes and improvements.
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Sep 20
2018
Version 2.4.1

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
* Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Sep 12
2018
Version 2.4

Thanks for all the great feedback! Version 2.4 contains:
* Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Aug 13
2018
Version 2.3

Thanks for all the great feedback! Version 2.3 contains:
* Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Jun 15
2018
Version 2.2

Thanks for all the great feedback! We’ve been very busy working on this update:
* You asked for it so it's here - DARK MODE! Tap the "More" button to turn on Dark Mode for your nighttime viewing pleasure.
* Watch Love - The app now works without the phone. You can also save an article to the phone.
* Performance improvements and bug fixes.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Jun 06
2018
Version 2.1

Thanks for all the great feedback! We’ve been very busy working on this update:
* SPEED ... if it slowed things down we removed it. Everything opens much faster now.
* Support for iPad Multitasking.
* Added new 3D touch quick actions to the home screen icon.
* Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Psst, keep an eye out for the dark side in the next release.

Apr 30
2018
Version 2.0

Thanks for all the great feedback! We’ve been very busy working on this massive update:
* ALL NEW LOOK!
* Simple navigation along the bottom of the screen gets you where you want to go
* Listen to top of the hour news reports on AP Radio
* Improved Search functionality
* Performance improvements and bug fixes

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Feb 27
2018
Version 1.9.94

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:
* Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Feb 08
2018
Version 1.9.93

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:
* Fixed iPad navigation bug that some users experienced.
* Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Jan 17
2018
Version 1.9.92

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:
* Bug fixes

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Jan 04
2018
Version 1.9.91

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:

* iPhone X support!
* We removed the "My News" section from the app. Many users found this section slow and confusing so we have removed it until we can make it more useful.
* Tons of bug fixes

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Nov 08
2017
Version 1.9.9

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:
* Fix for loading issue that some users experienced
* Tons of bug fixes

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and try to respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Aug 14
2017
Version 1.9.8

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:
* Minor update to email share template
* Tons of bug fixes

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and everyone and try to respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Jul 06
2017
Version 1.9.7

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:
* More condensed feeds! Smaller photos and tighter headlines.
* An option to show fewer photos in Settings for an even more condensed view.
* Notification fixes.
* Tons of Bug fixes

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and everyone and try to respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Apr 26
2017
Version 1.9.6

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:
* Updated navigation menu - sort “My News” categories the way you want!
* Tons of Bug fixes

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and everyone and try to respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Mar 15
2017
Version 1.9.5

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:
* Better linking for alerts
* Minor layout adjustments for improved story telling
* Tons of bug fixes!

Jan 17
2017
Version 1.9.4

Thanks for all the great feedback! We're listening and have made the following updates:
* Speed! The app now loads super fast.
* A separate section for Top News, the most important stories of the day as selected by our editors. You can still view your personalized feed with stories from your favorite categories under "My Feed."
* Font Size adjustment. Go into your profile and then settings to adjust the font size to suit your needs.
* Bug fixes

Nov 28
2016
Version 1.9.3

Thanks for all the great feedback. We are listening and have updated the following:
* No more Read More button. The full story will load when you open it.
* Navigation button added to hubs and story cards. Tap this button to quickly navigate to a new topic or category.
* Cleared a lot bugs and cleaned up some display issues.

Please keep the feedback coming. We are continuing to work on improvements and will provide many more updates in the coming months.

Sep 26
2016
Version 1.9.1

Thanks for all the feedback so far! Please remember that you can easily navigate between categories with the menu button at the top right of the main feed.

In this version:
* Bug fixes

Aug 24
2016
Version 1.9

The initial release of the brand new AP News app!

Oct 12
2011
Version 1.4

Fixes a crash experienced by iOS 5 users on start up.

A new layout is in the works...stay tuned!

Dec 29
2010
Version 1.3

- Full screen, hi-res photos
- Fixed a bug that erased user settings after a few weeks
- Fixed memory issues when loading photos
- Various speed and memory improvements
- Improvements to video player

Jul 06
2010
Version 1.11

- Fixed featured articles
- Updated twitter posting to Twitter's new APIs
- Fixed navigation bugs

Apr 24
2010
Version 1.1

--Share with facebook
--Personalize tweets before posting
--Bug fixes

Mar 31
2010
Version 1.0

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Launched Dec 18, 2013 (over 6 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Mar 16
2020
(Current)
Version 5.10.0

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

Mar 15
2020
Version 5.9.0

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

Mar 03
2020
Version 5.8.0

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

Jan 26
2020
Version 5.7.0

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

Oct 21
2019
Version 5.6.0

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

Sep 12
2019
Version 5.5.1

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

Sep 02
2019
Version 5.4.1

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

Aug 04
2019
Version 5.3.2

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

Jul 07
2019
Version 5.3.1

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

May 14
2019
Version 5.3.0

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

May 07
2019
Version 5.2.1

"Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• Performance improvements and bug fixes.

Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!"

Mar 12
2019
Version 5.1.1

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• The widget is BACK!
• A new saved stories carousel in the home feed
• Bug fixes and improvements
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Dec 10
2018
Version 5.1.0

Thanks for all the great feedback! This update contains:
• The widget is BACK!
• A new saved stories carousel in the home feed
• Bug fixes and improvements
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Oct 17
2018
Version 5.0.2

Thanks for all the great feedback! Version 5.0.2 contains:
• Better support for tablets (watch for more improvements soon!)
• Notifications fixes
• Bug fixes
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Sep 23
2018
Version 5.0.1

Thanks for all the great feedback! Version 2.0 contains:
* All New Look!
* Same great AP content that you are used to with more immersive content and AP Radio added in.
Please keep the feedback coming. We read each and every one and respond to most. Your feedback helps shape our roadmap for future updates!

Sep 20
2018
Version 4.4.3

Fixes for AP push notifications

Feb 16
2017
Version 4.4.2

Verve 4.4.2
- Fixed broken link issue when sharing
- Bug Fixes
Version 4.4.1
- Bug fixes
Version 4.4
- Stories now include a related story widget
- Bug fixes
Version 4.3
- Manage notification sounds in the settings area
- No more multiple alert sounds when reconnecting to the network
- Support for sharing via WhatsApp
- Bug fixes

Nov 05
2015
Version 4.4.1

Version 4.4.1
- Bug fixes
Version 4.4
- Stories now include a related story widget
- Bug fixes
Version 4.3
- Manage notification sounds in the settings area
- No more multiple alert sounds when reconnecting to the network
- Support for sharing via WhatsApp
- Bug fixes

Sep 09
2015
Version 4.4

Stay connected anywhere in the world with AP Mobile for Android! Bringing you news from the Associated Press and hundreds of trusted local sources such as the Chicago Sun-Times, The Miami Herald, San Francisco Chronicle, The Boston Globe, national and international coverage, AP Mobile is your trusted source for real-time news coverage anytime and anywhere in both Spanish and English.

AP Mobile. Where the news gets its news.

May 27
2015
Version 4.3

Stay connected anywhere in the world with AP Mobile for Android! Bringing you news from the Associated Press and hundreds of trusted local sources such as the Chicago Sun-Times, The Miami Herald, San Francisco Chronicle, The Boston Globe, national and international coverage, AP Mobile is your trusted source for real-time news coverage anytime and anywhere in both Spanish and English.

AP Mobile. Where the news gets its news.

Nov 20
2014
Version 4.2.1

Now with breaking news alerts! Stay connected anywhere in the world with AP Mobile for Android! Bringing you news from the Associated Press and more than 1,200 trusted local sources such as the Chicago Sun-Times, The Miami Herald, San Francisco Chronicle, The Boston Globe, national and international coverage, AP Mobile is your trusted source for real-time news coverage anytime and anywhere in both Spanish and English.

AP Mobile. Where the news gets its news.

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