World News Digest is an archival record of domestic and international news, covering all major political, social and economic events since November 1940.
- Ahead in Time and Back in Time links for complete chronological chain of events
- Timelines of top stories
- Key background information: primary source documents, profiles of newsmakers, countries, and issues
- Searchable news feed, updated hourly
- Statistics: health & vital statistics; consumer information; nations of the world; U.S. facts & history; U.S. cities, states & population; sports; personalities, arts & media
- Newspaper editorials and editorial cartoons with discussion questions