Hearing mass media news in the dream can mean that you will behave disrespectfully towards another person that will be older than you. You will be warned of this but serious consequences are unlikely.
If your friends in the dream tell you news about their life it means that you friendship with them in real life will be strengthened. This dream can also mean that one of your friendships will turn in to a romantic relationship in real life.
If as stranger tells the news in the dream it means that you will tell some person to be less secretive with you in real life. If this dream is recurring it can mean that you would have a serious confrontation with a person over their insincerity with you in real life.
If a close relative of yours tells you the news it means that your family life will become more harmonious. If you have an existing conflict with the family it means that it will be resolved in a short time after the dream.
If you are told bad news by anyone in the dream in general it means that you will have a positive experience in real life. If you are told bad news by a person from your professional life it means that positive things will occur in your personal life. If you are told bad news by a person from your personal life it means that positive things will occur in your professional life and career.
Being told good news in the dream in general points to negative experiences in real life. If the person that tells the good news is from your professional life it means that the negative experiences will occur in your personal life and vice versa.