Media What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?  

Samantha Dillinger
August 22, 2018 12.4k votes 1.1k voters 4.5k views 30 items

List Rules Vote up the news sources you most trust to deliver you accurate and unbiased information.

As media outlets struggle in a challenging economic and political time, finding, supporting, and protecting reliable news sources remains more critical than ever. Significant shifts in algorithms have entirely changed the way people consume information, meaning everyone needs to practice more responsibility as a consumer. No matter how the news makes you feel, you need dependable outlets to keep you informed.

The list below comprises mostly Western news sources, though that does not discount sources from other parts of the world. These, however, rank among the most popular outlets online, on the air, and in print. Which do you find as the most trusted news source?

list ordered by

1
471 161
BBC News is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

2
319 150
Reuters is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

3
349 193
Associated Press is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

4
350 213
NPR is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

5
273 224
The Wall Street Journal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

6
256 262
The Washington Post is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

7
283 311
The New York Times Company is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

8
241 256
CBS News is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

9
247 269
ABC News is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

10
244 279
NBC News is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

11
370 461
CNN is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

12
390 527
Fox News Channel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

13
193 242
USA Today is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

14
177 235
Time Inc. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

15
159 221
The New Yorker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?
The New Yorker

16
151 209
Politico is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

17
137 190
The Boston Globe is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

18
128 177
Bloomberg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

19
169 272
The Huffington Post is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

20
117 187
Newsweek Inc is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

21
102 178
Los Angeles Times Syndicate is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?

22
90 158
The Atlantic is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?
The Atlantic

23
83 156
The Times is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?
The Times

24
59 166
The Guardian is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?
The Guardian

25
84 269
Al Jazeera is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list What News Outlets Do You Trust And Think Have the Best Reputations In 2018?