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News is information about current events. News is provided through many different media: word of mouth , printing , postal systems, broadcasting , electronic communication , and also on the testimony of observers and witnesses to events. It is also used as a platform to manufacture opinion for the population . Common topics for news reports include war , government , politics , education , health , the environment, economy, business , fashion , and entertainment , as well as athletic events, quirky or unusual events. Government proclamations, concerning royal ceremonies, laws, taxes, public health , criminals, have been dubbed news since ancient times. Humans exhibit a nearly universal desire to learn and share news, which they satisfy by talking to each other and sharing information . Technological and social developments, often driven by government communication and espionage networks, have increased the speed with which news can spread , as well as influenced its content. The genre of news as we know it today is closely associated with the newspaper , which originated in China as a court bulletin and spread , with paper and printing press, to Europe .