CNN

CNN

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The Cable News Network, usually referred to as CNN, is a cable television network founded in 1980 by Ted Turner. It is a division of the Turner Broadcasting System, owned by Time Warner. CNN introduced the concept of 24-hour television news coverage, and celebrated its 25th anniversary on June 1, 2005. In terms of cumulative Nielsen ratings, CNN rates as America's #1 cable news network, however, it is superseded by Fox News in long-term viewers (Nielsen's Cume ratings). CNN broadcasts primarily from its headquarters at the CNN Center in Atlanta, and from studios in New York City and ... More » (Source: Wikipedia)

Overview Help
Media: Online, Radio, TV
Audience: Very large audience (1M or more) (English)
Scope: International
Political Viewpoint: Neutral viewpoint
Owners: Turner Broadcasting System, owned by Time Warner | Managers: Jonathan Klein
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Related Publications: Anderson Cooper 360, Larry King Live
Contact Info: Contact Web Form,
Location: Atlanta, GA, US
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Edited By: Ezra Fox
Last Edit: Jul 23, 2006 - 7:29 PM PDT
Story Stats
Top Topics: U.S. (477), Politics (393), World (309), Business (192), Sci/Tech (133), Presidential Election 2008 (84), Obama Administration (84), Living (78), Health (74), Media (74), Bush Administration (57), Community (53), U.S. Congress (46), U.S. Economy (46), Republicans (44)...
Top Authors: Cnn Wire Staff (18), Cnn (13), No Author Listed (12), Peter Hamby (12), Ed Henry (11), Bill Mears (9), Fareed Zakaria (9), Dana Bash (8), Paul Steinhauser (8), John D Sutter (6), Jeanne Sahadi (6), Deirdre Walsh (6), Catherine E Shoichet (6), Lou Dobbs (5), Steve Hargreaves (5)...
Top Formats: News Report (388), News (140), Opinion (79), Special Report (50), Breaking News (39), News Analysis (26), Interview (17), Poll (15), Investigative Report (7), Comment (6), Editorial (6), Speech (4), Research (2), Not Sure (2), Review (2)...
 

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Fairness
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Information
3.6
Insight
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Sourcing
3.3
Style
3.4
Accuracy
3.6
Balance
3.1
Context
3.3
Depth
3.1
Enterprise
3.1
Expertise
3.3
Originality
3.4
Relevance
4.0
Transparency
3.1
Responsibility
3.8
Popularity
3.3
Recommendation
3.5
Credibility
3.3
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# Views
4.5
# Likes
1.0
# Emails
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