How do I turn off Breaking News alerts? Fox News Team February 09, 2015 22:09 Updated Follow Open the Fox News app. Tap the ‘Sections’ button and scroll down to “Settings”. In the “Breaking News Alerts” item, toggle the switch to the Off position. Related articles Can I disable the Fox News Alert sound when I get a push notification? How do I turn off Breaking News alerts? Alerts: How do I disable Breaking News alerts? How do I set the weather to my local area? How do I turn off Fox News notifications? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.