ContextualWeb News API

Our News API is an easy to use RESTful service that provides up-to-date and most relevant results to your search queries. Our dataset includes billions of news articles from over 100,000 sources, ensuring you always get the most up-to-date and relevant results. This API enables your app to include general or topical news. You can also aggregate articles for any data analytics or machine learning purpose. Documentation >

Real-time Coverage

ContextualWeb crawls and indexes the entire web in real-time, delivering up-to-the-minute coverage of news articles from over 100,000 news sources. Our crawler monitors the top news and media websites in the world, including Yahoo!, HuffingtonPost, Reuters, CNN, New York Times, Fox News, NBC News, Mail Online, Washington Post, The Guardian and many others.
We also crawl a wide variety of other sources including Google News, blogs and forums.


ContextualWeb creates a network of associations between events, people, places and objects to bring you the most relevant results at the right context. This context-aware search lets our web engines provide the most relevant results, several steps ahead of of similar providers like NewsAPI.org.

Start totally free, grow without constraints

Using brain-inspired search techniques, we’ve managed to reduce the cost for our News API dramatically. ContextualWeb is 15 cheaper than all the other news providers, and also provides a generous free tier for 10,000 requests per month or less.

Entity Extraction

Our response includes the primary keywords for the news articles as determined by our language processing algorithms. This empowers your app to classify results by topic and easily parse their subject matter.

Find out more about our News API