I would like to search for news articles on Google about the topic Puerto Rico in the date range 04-01-2015 to 05-01-2015. Is that possible?

3 Answers 3


In the news search box at the far right hand side there is a down arrow. Clicking this will show advanced search features.

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  1. Type "Puerto Rico" into the box labeled "this exact phrase".
  2. Set the "Date added:" drop down to "specified dates".
  3. enter the begin and end date into the two date fields

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Another alternative.

  1. Search for "Puerto Rico"
    search for 'Puerto Rico'

  2. Click "Search tools"

  3. Click "Recent"
    Search tools - Recent

  4. Click "Custom Range"

  5. Put in your date range and click "Go"
    custom range selector

Jason's is cool, but I think this way is faster. Make sure to follow the steps in order


  • 1
    You're searching the web index, not Google News.
    – ale
    May 19, 2015 at 15:31

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