NewsEdge Handler

Last updated: 6/27/05 

Provides news stories from more than 90+ sources, which includes AP Online, Knight Ridder, Business Wire, PR News Wire, NewsBytes, Bridge, Comtex, ON 24, Wall Street Journal Abstract and Internet Wire among many others.  

 Overview

Source Name:                    NewsEdgeFull and NewsEdgePR

Update Frequency:             Realtime 

Supported Symbols:           Ticker

Permissioning:                    Dataworks Enterprise login required and contract with NewsEdge

Request Syntax

 Additional Search Parameters: company name, story ID, provider, headline, date and topic among others: 

SEARCH EXAMPLES:

            To view the latest stories for a specific company: 

  TICKER=MSFT
  COMPID=17365 (a list of company IDs can be provided)

  The headline in the <HeadlineText> field
  The time the story is released in the <ItemTime>
The provider name in the < ProviderName>: such as �Business Wire�, �AP Online�
The story ID in the <storyid>
The story URL in the <StoryUrl> 

Retrieve the URL from the <StoryURL> field/tag (double click on it if using the Dataworks Enterprise client)
Copy and paste the URL in a browser to vie the actual text of the story 

Using the following syntax: SID=XXXX. Example: SID=20011114375.2_a6d40003b527f20c
The result set should include the following: the headline, the provider name, the provider ID, URL, the tagline, the terms and conditions, the ticker symbol, the feed time and the topic 
Double click on the <StoryText> field to view the whole story 

To limit the number of stories to view for a company:

TICKER=MSFT NUM=5: will only retrieve 5 stories
COMPID=17365 NUM=6: will only retrieve 6 stories 

To search stories or headlines by date: 

Enter the following in the instrument/item field: DATE1=MM/DD/YY COMPID=XXXX.
Example: DATE1=02/13/2002 COMPID=17365 

Enter the following in the instrument field: DATE1=MM/DD/YY DATE2=MM/DD/YY COMPID=XXXX.
Example: DATE1=02/01/2002 DATE2=02/13/2002 COMPID=17365 
� For each story, the following fields will be available for both types of searches: 
The headline in the < HeadlineText> field/tag
The time the story is released in the <ItemTime> field/tag (i.e.: 2/13/2002 9:05:25 PM)
The provider name in the < ProviderName> tag/field (i.e.: �Business Wire�, �AP Online�)
The story ID in the <StoryId>
The story URL in the <StoryUrl> 

To view stories or headlines available for a specific topic:

Example: TOPIC=ACCNTING
A list of topics is available upon request. Examples include: INTRANET, FASHION, AUTOFIN, FANNYMAY, ECOMFIN 

The headline in the < HeadlineText> field
The time the story is released in the <ItemTime>
The provider name in the < ProviderName>: such as �Business Wire�, �AP Online�
The story ID in the <storyid>
The story URL in the <StoryUrl> 

Retrieve the URL from the <StoryURL> field/tag (double click on it if using the Dataworks Enterprise client)
Copy and paste the URL in a browser to vie the text of the story 

To view stories or headlines sent by a specific provider (i.e.: Business Wire):

Example: �PROVIDER=1180.3� retrieves the latest stories sent by �Knight-Ridder / Tribune Business News� 

A list of provider code is available on the following URL: http://swift.newsedge.com/default.asp?site=20011011132761.644313E-03&action=XmlProviderList
Example of provider codes: 3600.2 (M2 Communications), 110.3 (American Bankers Newsletters), 140.6 (AP Online) 

Retrieve the URL from the <StoryURL> field/tag (double click on it if using the Dataworks Enterprise client)
Copy and paste the URL in a browser to vie the text of the story

Sample Response

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<Source>NewsEdgeFull</Source>
<Instrument> TICKER=MSFT NUM=5</Instrument>
<Tag>
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<StatusType>Connected</StatusType>
<StatusCode>0</StatusCode>
<StatusMessage>
</StatusMessage>
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<COMP_0_BriefText>INDIANA, Pennsylvania_A man was sentenced Monday to four to 20 years in prison for conspiracy in the robbery during which a Russian college student was shot to death by another man five years ago.</COMP_0_BriefText>
<COMP_0_FeedTime>06/27/2005 03:02:10 PM EDT</COMP_0_FeedTime>
<COMP_0_HeadlineText>Man sentenced for conspiracy in robbery during which Russian student was killed</COMP_0_HeadlineText>
<COMP_0_ItemTime>06/27/2005 03:02:10 PM EDT</COMP_0_ItemTime>
<COMP_0_ProviderId>140.5</COMP_0_ProviderId>
<COMP_0_ProviderName>Associated Press WorldStream</COMP_0_ProviderName>
<COMP_0_StoryId>20050627140.5.1_17e60007cee777e5</COMP_0_StoryId>
<COMP_0_StoryUrl>http://swift.newsedge.com:80/default.asp?site=2002711621280%2E4690515&amp;Ticker=MSFT&amp;recsperpage=5&amp;action=XMLStoryResult&amp;rtcrdata=on&amp;storyid=20050627140.5.1_17e60007cee777e5</COMP_0_StoryUrl>
<COMP_1_BriefText>NEW YORK-- --June 27, 2005--In response to today's unanimous U.S. Supreme Court decision regarding MGM Studios vs.</COMP_1_BriefText>
<COMP_1_FeedTime>06/27/2005 03:02:06 PM EDT</COMP_1_FeedTime>
<COMP_1_HeadlineText>ASCAP President &amp; Chairman Marilyn Bergman Applauds Unanimous MGM Studios vs. Grokster Decision</COMP_1_HeadlineText>
<COMP_1_ItemTime>06/27/2005 03:02:06 PM EDT</COMP_1_ItemTime>
<COMP_1_ProviderId>290.2</COMP_1_ProviderId>
<COMP_1_ProviderName>Business Wire</COMP_1_ProviderName>
<COMP_1_StoryId>20050627290.2_d3d4001c49a896eb</COMP_1_StoryId>
<COMP_1_StoryUrl>http://swift.newsedge.com:80/default.asp?site=2002711621280%2E4690515&amp;Ticker=MSFT&amp;recsperpage=5&amp;action=XMLStoryResult&amp;rtcrdata=on&amp;storyid=20050627290.2_d3d4001c49a896eb</COMP_1_StoryUrl>
<COMP_2_BriefText>BUFFALO, N.Y., June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- A new analysis of Department of Defense base closure data and methodology concludes that inaccurate information and illogical recommendations artificially dropped the ranking of Cleveland's Defense Finance Accounting Service office, though the data clearly supports its continued operation and ...</COMP_2_BriefText>
<COMP_2_FeedTime>06/27/2005 03:02:05 PM EDT</COMP_2_FeedTime>
<COMP_2_HeadlineText>Inaccurate Pentagon Data Colored Recommendation to Close DFAS Office, Says the Cleveland Defense Industry Alliance</COMP_2_HeadlineText>
<COMP_2_ItemTime>06/27/2005 03:02:05 PM EDT</COMP_2_ItemTime>
<COMP_2_ProviderId>1680.2</COMP_2_ProviderId>
<COMP_2_ProviderName>PR Newswire</COMP_2_ProviderName>
<COMP_2_StoryId>200506271680.2_defc006eee724b84</COMP_2_StoryId>
<COMP_2_StoryUrl>http://swift.newsedge.com:80/default.asp?site=2002711621280%2E4690515&amp;Ticker=MSFT&amp;recsperpage=5&amp;action=XMLStoryResult&amp;rtcrdata=on&amp;storyid=200506271680.2_defc006eee724b84</COMP_2_StoryUrl>
<COMP_3_BriefText>SPRINGFIELD , Mass., June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- An Amherst resident pleaded guilty late Friday, June 26, 2005 , in federal court to possessing child pornography. United States Attorney Michael J. Sullivan; Robin M.</COMP_3_BriefText>
<COMP_3_FeedTime>06/27/2005 03:01:56 PM EDT</COMP_3_FeedTime>
<COMP_3_HeadlineText>Amherst Resident Convicted for Possession Child Pornography, Reports U.S. Attorney</COMP_3_HeadlineText>
<COMP_3_ItemTime>06/27/2005 03:01:56 PM EDT</COMP_3_ItemTime>
<COMP_3_ProviderId>1680.2</COMP_3_ProviderId>
<COMP_3_ProviderName>PR Newswire</COMP_3_ProviderName>
<COMP_3_StoryId>200506271680.2_508f0015a168702c</COMP_3_StoryId>
<COMP_3_StoryUrl>http://swift.newsedge.com:80/default.asp?site=2002711621280%2E4690515&amp;Ticker=MSFT&amp;recsperpage=5&amp;action=XMLStoryResult&amp;rtcrdata=on&amp;storyid=200506271680.2_508f0015a168702c</COMP_3_StoryUrl>
<COMP_4_BriefText>Attention News Editors TORONTO , June 27 /CNW/ - The Mayor's Roundtable on Seniors is hosting its inaugural event today to celebrate Seniors' Month and recognize the ongoing contribution that seniors make to a healthy and vibrant City of Toronto .</COMP_4_BriefText>
<COMP_4_FeedTime>06/27/2005 03:01:51 PM EDT</COMP_4_FeedTime>
<COMP_4_HeadlineText>Mayor joins federal, provincial governments to celebrate seniors</COMP_4_HeadlineText>
<COMP_4_ItemTime>06/27/2005 03:01:51 PM EDT</COMP_4_ItemTime>
<COMP_4_ProviderId>365.2</COMP_4_ProviderId>
<COMP_4_ProviderName>Canada Newswire English</COMP_4_ProviderName>
<COMP_4_StoryId>20050627365.2_7ced001b158cd707</COMP_4_StoryId>
<COMP_4_StoryUrl>http://swift.newsedge.com:80/default.asp?site=2002711621280%2E4690515&amp;Ticker=MSFT&amp;recsperpage=5&amp;action=XMLStoryResult&amp;rtcrdata=on&amp;storyid=20050627365.2_7ced001b158cd707</COMP_4_StoryUrl>
<COMP_5_CurrentPage>n/a</COMP_5_CurrentPage>
<COMP_5_NextPage>5-next</COMP_5_NextPage>
<COMP_5_PrevPage>n/a</COMP_5_PrevPage>
<COMP_5_TotalPages>n/a</COMP_5_TotalPages>
<COMP_5_TotalResults>114824</COMP_5_TotalResults>
<SYMBOL>
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<TermsAndConditions>� 2005 Dialog, a Thomson business. All rights reserved.</TermsAndConditions>
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