Articles 1

News moves through many different media, based on word of mouth, printing, postal systems, broadcasting, and electronic communication.

Articles 2

Common topics for news reports include war, politics, and business, as well as athletic events, quirky or unusual events, and the doings of celebrities.

Articles 3

Government proclamations, concerning royal ceremonies, laws, taxes, public health, and criminals, have been dubbed news since ancient times.

Articles 4

Humans exhibit a nearly universal desire to learn and share news from elsewhere, which they satisfy by traveling, talking to each other and sharing.