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"Weazel News, Confirming your prejudices!"
―Current Tagline
Weazel News

Weazel News Television (Weazel News) is the news branch of Weazel that appears in Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories, Grand Theft Auto IV and Grand Theft Auto V.


The Weazel News name was first mentioned briefly in Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories, during a closing dialog in "Coq au Vin" in LCFR. It is in Grand Theft Auto IV, however, when its prominence was elevated, reporting events of Liberty City and the exploits of the player.

In the HD Universe, Weazel News is a massive news network with 3-news divisions including: Weazel Sports was aired on Niko can visit the website, watch it on television or most commonly, listen to it on the radio.

Slogan & Motto

The company's slogan & motto tagline, "Reporting The Right News" (Grand Theft Auto IV & Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City) was introduced on 1 January 2008, Later on 1 January 2012, it was revamped to "Confirming your prejudices" (Grand Theft Auto V).

Slogan & Motto Start usage End usage Version
"Reporting The Right News" 1 January 2008 31 December 2011 Grand Theft Auto IV & Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City
"Confirming your prejudices" 1 January 2012 now Grand Theft Auto V


Radio stories

The news on the radio will update itself as the player progresses through the story.


The Lost and Damned

The Lost and Damned feature stories unique to Johnny Klebitz's storyline but also includes references events from the GTA IV storyline:

The Ballad of Gay Tony

The Ballad of Gay Tony features stories unique to Luis Fernando Lopez' storyline, but references events in the other plots as well.

Grand Theft Auto V

WeazelNews 1 Radio GTAV
  • Devin Weston profits from congress's decision to allow Merryweather to expand domestic operations, gang crime on the rise, funding war between security agencies (FIB and IAA) rages in the capitol, Epsilonism declared not a cult, historic Vinewood movie studio closed down, Bawsaq in wild swings again as stocks drop.
WeazelNews 2 Radio GTAV
WeazelNews-3 Radio GTAV
WeazelNews-4 Radio GTAV
  • High speed gun battle on a Los Santos freeway (Father/Son), members from Chinese criminal organizations entering the U.S. illegally, Epsilonism still growing, Los Santos Transit Authority announces funding for a new street car project of sixteen billion dollars, a sixties Art house classic returns to cinemas.
WeazelNews-5 Radio GTAV
WeazelNews-6 Radio GTAV


  • Possibly some chance to find it in Terminal on Buccaneer Way. It's bottom right on the GTA map with the ovals.


  • Weazel News is a parody of Fox News, as both weasels and foxes are both mammals native to North America.
  • A "weasel" is an insult that is synonymous with the word "coward".
  • A "weasel" is a euphemism for a penis.
  • Weazel in Weazel News is spelled incorrectly, though, this was most likely intentional.
  • In GTA V, the Weazel News Helicopter is a two-bladed Maverick even though the GTA IV Maverick is a four-bladed variant. The two-bladed varient was possibly removed and replaced with a four-bladed one in development.
  • For the first time in the HD Universe, Weazel News owns its own building found in Grand Theft Auto V, based on the Fox Plaza in Los Angeles. The news broadcasting system also owns their own set of custom vans.
  • It's old slogan, "reporting the right news" is a reference to the belief that Fox News is biased to right wings or Conservatives.
  • For every time you accomplish a mission, the next day news story of what happened will be heard on the radio.
  • When someone dies in Survival mode on GTA Online, players can get the view of Weazel News camera.
  • Also, whenever a player is running a Triathlon, there's a camera view provided by Weazel News Helicopter, with commentators narrating the performance of the player.
  • In the mission Legal Trouble, during the chase in Los Santos International Airport, the player can switch the camera view from the Weazel News chopper as well. It is required to the player to chase Molly with this view on for 15 seconds in order to achieve the gold medal completion.

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