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App Description

CBS News for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Apple TV keeps you informed on breaking news and the latest developing stories from around the world. Get all the latest news stories from categories including U.S. News, World, Politics, Science/Technology, Health, Entertainment, Moneywatch and Crime.

This app features CBSN, a 24/7 digital news channel from CBS News. CBSN has live anchored coverage, original reporting, and breaking news in an innovative interactive video experience. Watch what's live now or use on-demand to view past segments on topics that interest you the most.

You will also get on-demand video clips or full episodes from CBS Evening News, CBS This Morning, 60 Minutes, 48 Hours, Sunday Morning and Face the Nation. With updates throughout the day, the CBS News app is your one-stop source for comprehensive original reporting, new videos and commentary from respected journalists.

CBS News for the iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch and Apple TV includes these (and many more) features:

• CBSN, our free 24/7 streaming video news channel with live anchored coverage.
• No cable subscription required.
• Real-time reporting of developing and breaking news stories throughout the day.
• Live breaking news push notifications.
• Latest business headlines and market info from CBS MoneyWatch.
• On-Demand video clips and full episodes (when available) from top CBS News programs.
• Share interesting stories with your friends and family via email, Facebook, Twitter, and more.
• Chromecast support now available for CBSN Live video.
• Stay on top of live and breaking news with our lock screen widget, supported by iOS 10 or above

Closed Captioning: To enable/disable closed captioning in CBSN live streaming, please go into Apple Settings > General > Accessibility > Media > Subtitles & Captioning and enable closed captions.

Lock Screen Widget: Add by swiping right on your lock screen, select edit at the bottom of widget screen, and add CBS News.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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Apple Watch Screenshots

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Apple TV Screenshots

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App Changes

  • December 09, 2011 New version 2.4
  • December 14, 2011 New version 2.4.1
  • January 09, 2012 New version 2.4.2
  • February 02, 2012 New version 2.4.3
  • February 14, 2012 New version 2.4.4
  • June 06, 2012 New version 2.4.5
  • June 13, 2012 New version 2.4.6
  • July 19, 2012 New version 2.5
  • September 02, 2012 New version 2.5.1
  • November 28, 2012 New version 2.6
  • January 01, 2013 New version 2.7
  • May 02, 2013 New version 2.8
  • May 09, 2014 New version 2.9
  • January 15, 2015 New version 3.0
  • April 27, 2015 New version 3.1
  • June 10, 2015 New version 3.2
  • July 18, 2015 New version 3.2.1
  • November 04, 2015 New version 3.2.2
  • February 10, 2016 New version 3.3
  • February 20, 2016 New version 3.3.1
  • February 20, 2016 New version 3.3.1
  • March 06, 2016 New version 3.4.0
  • July 12, 2016 New version 3.4.1
  • July 17, 2016 New version 3.4.2
  • August 18, 2016 New version 3.4.3
  • November 09, 2016 New version 3.4.4
  • November 16, 2016 New version 3.4.5
  • May 19, 2018 New version 3.7.2