Google has just announced a new feature that is currently only available in the U.S English edition, the feature is called “News near you” and as the name suggests it gives mobile users the chance to get the latest information and news stories relevant to their current location.

Here is an example of “news near you”¬†

Google News Near You

According to Google:

“With¬†News near you, high-end mobile users in the U.S. are now able to select a Google News experience that will adapt and show more news content relevant to their location. This app requires users to allow our Mobile News UI to access geographic location information provided by the user’s mobile browser.”