is it legal to use news stories from other site for your blog?

like if I copied and pasted a story from yahoo would it be legal as long as I noted that it came from yahoo or linked back to the original on yahoo? I’m just using yahoo as an example but it could be from anywhere… is it legal?

Yes.

Post Author: mark

4 thoughts on “is it legal to use news stories from other site for your blog?

    Robert Wilkins

    (January 31, 2010 - 3:46 am)

    Yes.
    References :
    http://members.calbar.ca.gov/search/member_detail.aspx?x=165333

    Bar number: 165333
    California

    full_tilt_boogie

    (January 31, 2010 - 4:25 am)

    uhmmm… well, generally. However, the Associated Press is now demanding royalties for the usage of there news…
    References :

    Moonstone

    (January 31, 2010 - 4:45 am)

    as long as u give them credit for it
    References :

    timur777

    (January 31, 2010 - 5:11 am)

    It is but you must name them as the source.
    References :
    http://www.coolnewssite.com

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