How do I turn on 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 On position (switch should be green). Related articles How do I turn off Breaking News alerts? What if I turned on Breaking News alerts in the app, but I am still not receiving Breaking News alerts? What if my phone’s location settings are not enabled? How do I turn on Fox News notifications? How do I turn on Breaking News alerts? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.