People have been wanting this ever since Google News launched, and now they’ve finally added the ability to subscribe to news search results, with no more need for hacks or screenscraping. Here’s a feed of news that contains the name of my hometown. Mom, if you click that link in Safari, you can follow the local news even from Florida. :)
As for complaining about one’s pet format not getting exclusive billing, stop that, it only makes you look like a ranting grump.
Walk softly and carry a big stick.
— Theodore Roosevelt