Enter a Google News query and the number of days/months/years' worth of the most recent news items you want to eliminate.
This tool will construct a date-restricted search query in Google News and open it in a new window.
New political shenanigans disrupting your search? Back that ask up!
A celebrity feud mucking up your results? Back that ask up!
Just don't want to remember the last couple of days? BACK THAT ASK UP!