Here’s how to block or hide a News Source in News app on your iPhone and iPad

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In iOS 10, Apple has redesigned its News app, offering more convenient way for catching up with breaking stories of the day from almost all the publications that you want. However, in reality, there are tons of publications and not all of them are worth your attention.


Luckily, the News app allows you to adjust what you want to see. Accordingly, you can block or hide a news source you don’t want to see to clean up your News app feed. In this guide, we will run you through the steps to hide or block a new source in Apple News app on your iPhone and iPad.

Steps to hide or block a News Source in Apple News app on your iPhone and iPad

Step one: The first thing you need to do now is to launch the News app on your iPhone and iPad. Once you are done, you are now supposed to head to For You, Explore or Search tab to proceed

Step two: Once you are in, you now need to locate the news source you wish to hide or block from the News app

Step three: All you need to do now is to tap on the little sharing icon for a specific news source you want to block or hide from your News app

Step four: In the menu that shows up, all you have to do is to scroll through and select “Mute channel”

Step five: Once you are done, head back to your News app and you will no longer see that news source. You can repeat the process if you want to hide or block another news source on your iPhone and iPad.

This tip offers you a useful way to clean up the Apple News feed and make it better suit your preferences.

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