News (?), n [From New; cf. F. nounelles. News s plural in form, but is commonly used with a singular verb.]
A report of recent occurences; information of something that has lately taken place, or of something before unknown; fresh tindings; recent intelligence.
Evil news rides post, while good news baits.
Something strange or newly happened.
It is no news for the weak and poor to be a prey to the strong and rich.
A bearer of news; a courier; a newspaper.
There cometh a news thither with his horse.
© Webster 1913.