- Do you follow the news? How do you get the news?
- Are newspapers popular in your country? Do you trust them?
- Do you ever get online news? What are some of your trusted websites?
- Do you think the news is usually good or bad? Why?
- What kind of news are you most interested in?
- What were some of the important headlines in your local newspaper last week?
- What was the last piece of news you heard from someone?
- What's the most tragic news you have ever seen on TV?
- What's the best news you've ever heard, read or seen?