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CNN FALLS TO FOX AS LAST MINERS RESCUED

October 15, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

CNN, which on Tuesday had demonstrated that it could beat Fox News with live news coverage — it was the highest-rated cable network when the first Chilean miner was rescued — gave up its lead on Wednesday as it tried to cover the mine rescue and the Delaware Senate debate between Christine O’Donnell and Chris […]

CHILEAN RESCUE RESCUES CNN

October 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

International coverage of the rescue of the Chilean miners attracted tens of millions of viewers worldwide on Tuesday and Wednesday. On broadcast television in the U.S., ABC’s late-night Nightline coverage averaged 5.04 million viewers. For CNN, its coverage demonstrated again that it can attract a substantial audience by focusing on actual news and not the […]