News service self-described as "the joint web presence of America’s Black community newspapers and the NNPA [National Newspaper Publishers Association] News Service — the last national Black Press news wire."
Pre-eminent U.S. newspaper. Most articles are free, but some require payment; see this guide. In addition, the NYT announced in March 2011 that a personal subscription is now required for monthly use above a certain level (20 articles per month).
This is a collection of online sources which provide expert and mostly non-partisan coverage and analysis of political news in the U.S. Most specialize in contemporary coverage, while a few are designed for retrospective coverage.
The Voice of America is a "multimedia international broadcasting service funded by the U.S. Government through the Broadcasting Board of Governors." Not likely to be critical of U.S. Government actions or policies.