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Web Feed as an Alternative?

If you are still unsure about whether to sign up, why not try the Web Feed as an alternative? See the previous link for details on what RSS is and how you can use it.

Why can I not get news headlines by email?

At this time, the news headlines on this web site is not available via email because it would cause daily emails to be sent out, flooding inboxes.

However, you can still subscribe to the news headlines via the web feed. Web feeds are easier to manage for this kind of information. Read the previous link for more information.

If there turns out to be a strong demand for email updates for news headlines, then this option will be reconsidered at that time.