In the past, the only way to get hold of an old newspaper or past magazine issues was your local library but with Internet, you can find old newspaper articles and magazine in the browser..
The New York Times paywall is live in U.S. and all other countries. That means if you are to read stories on the nytimes.com website, you need to buy a subscription but there are workarounds to help you get around the paywall.
Online newspaper websites like The Wall Street Journal and Financial Times are part of the First Click Free program but Google visitors can still get free access to all the news articles without registering or subscribing.
Newspaper Map is a comprehensive catalogue of all the prominent local and national newspapers of the world arranged on a Google Map. You can zoom-in to find all of the newspapers that are published from a particular geographic region and read them online.
Twitter Newspapers will help you read your Twitter timeline like an online newspaper where the tweets are no longer sorted by time. And they are excellent noise filters as well.
Rupert Murdoch’s comment on websites that use content from News Corp. sites (like The Wall Street Journal, Fox News, etc.): There are those who think they have a right to take our news content and use it for their own purposes without contributing a penny to its production.
Unlike traditional newspapers that hire journalists to report news, The Printed Blog newspaper only republishes content and photographs from blogs with permission from the actual authors.