The News-Leader

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    The News-Leader

    by: 96 7.6

    7.6 Users



    Get the latest and best news from Springfield, Missouri. From critically acclaimed storytelling and photography, to rich-media videos, full 360-degree experiences and virtual reality, The News-Leader is able to not only tell the news, but allow you to be completely immersed in it. And with our local-to-national coverage, you can add news stories happening right in your own communities.

    NEWS: Browse national, local and most popular stories to keep you connected.
    NEWS ALERTS: Get news as it breaks by opting in for push notifications on News, Sports, Life, Money or Tech. Rich notifications allow you to get an article preview from your lock screen.
    VIRTUAL REALITY: Bring the news to life with 360° video and virtual reality. Check out our new weekly VR series, VRtually There with three new thrilling VR experiences every Thursday.
    WEATHER: Be prepared with live weather information from hourly to 10-day forecasts. Enable location services to customize local weather news and other location-based services. (Continued use of GPS running in background can decrease battery life.)
    SCORES: Stay up to speed on the latest sports scores and schedules for NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, Golf, NASCAR, Indy Car, UFC, Fantasy sports and college football and basketball.
    SAVED STORIES: Save your favorite stories to read later.
    NIGHT MODE: Enable this feature to view the app using a black background and white text.

    Our app features are constantly being improved based on your feedback, so we welcome you to tell us what you love and what you’d like to see more (or less) of. Contact us at: or on Twitter @usatodaymobile. For additional information, please visit

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    Users review

    from 96 reviews



    Users comments for The News-Leader

    Jason Goedde

    by Jason Goedde

    Feb 26, 2017  |  "Good"

    It needs customizing ability. The thing I like to read I have to dig for. The things I care less about are right there.

    Mary McCauley

    by Mary McCauley

    Dec 18, 2016  |  "Awesome"


    Chris Myers

    by Chris Myers

    Nov 01, 2016  |  "Awesome"

    You panzies

    Louise Babcock

    by Louise Babcock

    Oct 26, 2016  |  "Good"

    Most accurate and informative.

    Lucy Shae

    by Lucy Shae

    Oct 05, 2016  |  "Good"

    I only live in Southern Mo. & Springfield, Mo. Is as close as they can get? Geez! That's almost 4 hours away. Yeah not real happy with this app.

    Henry Zieman

    by Henry Zieman

    Oct 01, 2016  |  "Poor"

    The title says itall!