Share stories from Google News

You can share stories from Google News with other people. You can share via Google News or other apps.
In your Google News app, you can see stories shared from Google News. You can’t see shared stories on the web.

Important: If you share a story you paid for, other people likely can’t see the story without also paying for it.

Share a story

Note: Some of these features are only available if you're signed in to your Google Account.

Share directly via your Google News app

  1. Open your Google News app Google News app.
  2. Under a story you want to share, tap  More More  and then Share Share.
  3. Tap Type a name, phone number, or email or tap a contact’s photo.
  4. Pick one or more people. Sharing with:
    • A phone number or email address: Sends a link to the story.
    • People who both have the Google News app and have interacted with you on Google: Sends a notification and email, and they can see the story in their app. Learn more about who can share this way.
  5. Tap Done Done.
  6. If you like, tap Add a message. Then enter your message.
  7. Tap Send.

Share via other apps, like social media

  1. Open your Google News app Google News app.
  2. Under a story you want to share, tap  More More and then Share Share.
  3. Tap the app you want. If you don’t see it, scroll to the side.

Manage stories shared via Google News

You can see or remove stories that you shared with others, and also stories that others shared with you.

See stories shared via Google News

  1. Open your Google News app Google News app.
  2. At the top right, tap your photo.
  3. Tap Notifications & shared Activity and then Shared.

Remove shared stories

  1. Open your Google News app Google News app.
  2. At the top right, tap your photo.
  3. Tap Activity Activity and then Shared.
  4. Under a story you want to remove, tap  More More and then Remove share Remove.

Block or unblock people who share

If someone is sharing stories with you directly via Google News, and you’d like to stop them, you can block that account.

  1. Open your Google News app Google News app.
  2. At the top right, tap your photo.
  3. Tap Activity Activity and then Shared.
  4. Under a story shared by someone you want to block, tap More More and then Block user  Hide this source.

You can unblock accounts that you’ve blocked.

Learn more about how to block or unblock people.

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