If you start in the Google News interface:
If you switched to "News" from the main Google page:
If the limiters do not automatically appear, click "Tools" to have the option to set date, relevancy, etc.
This is why it is important to STOP (from SIFT) and not click the first link but instead look at the first few pages and note the origin of the results (do you see major news outlets? Newspapers, such as The Guardian, or news sites, such as NBC? Do you see silly names, such as Bustle? Foreign news? Local news? Snopes?).