Description of App:
The very best radio news, anytime, anywhere has just taken a big step forward.
It’s CBS Radio News 2.0.
This app offers live-streaming breaking news as it happens, straight from the CBS newsroom. Get up-to-the-minute national and international news broadcasts every half hour, 24 hours a day. And hear the best CBS News features on money, technology, health, politics, and more.
We’re introducing our most exciting new feature - the Special Events stream. Here we will offer uninterrupted coverage of live news conferences, speeches, and other events – straight from the scene.
But that’s not all. Now, you can download podcasts from our app, so you can listen even when you aren’t connected to the internet. Tell your friends about what you are listening to on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and more. See text headlines and tweets from @CBSRadioNews.
Breaking News• An up-to-the-minute newscast from the CBS Radio newsroom, updated every half hour• Breaking News when it happens
On Demand Listening• Thought-provoking news and features on the stories that matter to you• Newscasts, news pieces, features and analysis
Programs• Latest Newscast -- All the world’s news in three minutes• 60 Minutes -- America’s #1 news magazine show• Face the Nation -- Bob Schieffer hosts this weekly political roundtable• Weekend Roundup -- CBS Radio News’ 40-minute news magazine show, a comprehensive look at the week’s news• Molly Rants -- When Molly Wood of CNET doesn’t like something in tech, she’ll tell you
Text alerts• Opt-in for breaking news text alerts that will let you know when we’re taking air with special coverage of a breaking news event
Technical Notes• Runs best on iPhone 4 and later units.