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-BrowserCMS News Module
-This is the BrowserCMS News Module. This includes...
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+# News Module for BrowserCMS
+A module for handling News Items or Press Releases.
+## Features
+* News Articles - Contributors can create News Articles with attributes like release date, title, summary, body and an attachment.
+* Friendly URLs - Each news article will have its own unique path created automatically based on its name. Published article can be accessed via these paths.
+* RSS - Visitors can subscribe to an RSS feed that displays the most recent 15 News Articles.
+* Recent News - Contributors can show the most recent few articles (via a Portlet) on any page. The exact # of articles shown can be configured.
+* Archive - Visitors can browse all past articles. By default, the portlet will display articles in reverse chronological order, grouped by month.
+* Categorized - Uses the core Category module to allow each News Article to marked for a particular Category. Both the _Recent News_ and _Archive_ can be configured to show articles only in a particular category.
+* Configurable Views - Each portlet's view can be edited via the CMS UI to be tweaked for any site design.
+* News Section - A top level 'News' section will be created along with several pages designed to handle the above features will be created.
+## Installation
+The news module uses the standard BrowserCMS module instructions as detailed here:
+### After Installation
+The news module will create several pages under a 'News' section in the root of the Sitemap. Contributors will need to publish these pages via the sitemap in order for them to display in the menus.

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