When it comes to major national news sites, CNN might be the first to come to mind, as it is easily accessible and widely used. I've picked an art and design centered article as they're typically pretty interesting.
Artist's mysterious 'City' in the Nevada desert open after 50 years
Notes on CNN
Polygon is the site I'll be taking a look at for entertainment and gaming news. I have an interest in writing for game journalism and have written about games for reviews, upcoming releases, and essays. Let's take a look and see if their platform would be a good fit for content like mine.
Metal: Hellsinger puts on a hell of a show
Notes on Polygon
For local publications, OnMilwaukee has been recommended. While this site's only gaming coverage revolves around the sports scene, it does occasionally offer articles for art and architecture. I've decided to take a look at an article that discusses a historical building in MKE.
Frank Lloyd Wright's Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church
Notes on OnMilwaukee