If you've just arrived in France, the chances are that your French won't be good enough for you to get to grips with the news by reading the French press or listening to the French radio.
World, U.S. and local news, weather forecasts for most cities, sports results, CNN's interactive site gives you up-to-date news information.
More news from the States with an immediate look at market quotes and headlines. They even feature a crossword puzzle.
You'll like this site as much as the Beeb itself. You've got interviews, news, and the chance to air your views on events in Albert Square. What more could you ask for?
If you like the magazine, you'll love the free website. It is an online version of the magazine with topics including international and US news, science discoveries and arts.
Like the magazine, the website focuses on US news, but also includes other areas of interest such as science, art, international affairs and entertainment sections.
Planning a trip and don't know what to pack? Visit this handy site and find daily and weekly forecasts for cities around the world.
As well as having access to the newspaper, you have the opportunity to subscribe to free e-mail news updates. If you have a portfolio of shares, try their service offering an instant valuation. As a result of the success of the site, you now have to subscribe to be able to access parts of the site.