Bad news stories taken from /r/worldnews, /r/worldnews_uk and /r/news as identified by a sentiment analysis bot.
Binary classification sentiment analysis is now performed on linked page contents and submission title. If either title or page contents has a positivity <0.2 or their average is <0.3 the news is considered negative.
The GoodNewsBot is currently in Beta and it's results may be unreliable, but are typically 70-80% accurate.
Contact /u/_Timboss if you have any queries, ideas or suggestions, or you would like the bot to post to your subreddit.
Please get in contact if you have any experience in training sentiment analysis models!