2. The New York Times

On iTunes: itunes.apple.com
Price: Free
If you're an avid reader of The New York Times, this app is perfect for you. The interface is elegantly designed and is super easy to use. The app even includes a new "International Edition" with global news and cultural content. On the app you can view videos and slide shows within articles, save articles to revisit them later, and share your favorite articles, photos, and videos through social media. You can also sign up for "breaking news alerts" to be the first to be in the know.