News in context

Connecting the dots

Timeline tells you the stories behind the news.

Launch the site

Have we got news for you

A home for Timeline

Timeline’s mission is to “enrich our understanding of the present by telling stories of the past.” The mission of Timeline’s home page is to bring it all to the surface.

  • Recommended articles
  • Most popular
  • Featured content

What’s up?

Current events, always within reach

A banner showing trending news topics graces the top of every page on Timeline.

Show off

Look great, read great

Timeline’s article templates are designed to give authors flexibility to present their content in the best possible way.


Looking for something?

Search everywhere

Miss Obama? You’ll find him on the Timeline search, accessible on every page.

Around the news

Various UI elements

There’s more to news than words and pictures. Sometimes you need things like timelines, overlays and share modals.

Timeline for a one-day event
Timeline for a one-day event
A multi-year timeline
A multi-year timeline
Overlay on article
Overlay on article
Share modal
Share modal
Shared modal
Shared modal

Big news, small screens

News on the go

Responsively designed, Timeline reads well on all devices.