For many of us, long gone are the days that we sit down in front of the TV at 6pm or 9pm and catch up with the headlines. Now we want our news on demand, available when we want to watch it and we've turned to the internet to provide us with updates and commentary via social media or from the online sites of the TV networks themselves. Twitter or Reddit are just, as if not more, likely to break a story than CBS or the BBC and as consumers, we are becoming more reliant on our smartphones to access the information we need. Insidermonkey experts made a list of 7 best news YouTube channels to watch.
News organizations understand they need a presence online and YouTube is a vitally important outlet for many as they cater to their audience's new demands. We take a look at some of the best, and most subscribed to, news and current affairs channels. Whatever type of news you're after—from traditional network news to 24/7 news coverage or something a more modern take on the news—we've got something that will help keep you on top of the latest developments. You can also check our list of 11 Kid Friendly YouTube Channels to Watch.