Global News will give you the most complete view of your content by grouping latest, popular, random or default ordered news either by sections or by categories. You can exclude any section/category you want, you can set it to filter the lists by the current section, and you can choose between different dynamic content layouts including the article's resizable first image.
For Joomla 2.5 and 3.+ only:
• 2.5.2: Creating thumbs from the images.
• 2.5.1: Possibility to show the articles' hits count.
For Joomla 1.5 only:
• 2.1.5: New possibilities not to limit the text and not to strip tags.
• 2.1: Show/Hide article author.
• 2.0: Much more flexible content layout via an html supported textarea.
• 1.x: Show/Hide article date and "More Articles..." link. Show/Hide current article.