As the Boston Bombing news developed throughout the week, FOX News Channel was the most-watched cable news network among Total Viewers.
FNC's Monday through Thursday average topped both CNN and MSNBC in total viewers and demo for both total day and prime time. Additional details below.
4-DAY AVERAGE TOTAL DAY
FNC: 1,647,000 total viewers (421,000 in the demo)
CNN: 1,048,000 total viewers (403,000 in the demo)
MSNBC: 515,000 total viewers (162,000 in the demo)
4-DAY AVERAGE PRIMETIME
FNC: 2,783,000 total viewers (682,000 in the demo)
CNN: 1,619,000 total viewers (674,000 in the demo)
MSNBC: 975,000 total viewers (333,000 in the demo)