FOX News Most-Watched During Saturday’s Breaking News Syria Coverage
FOX News Channel was the most-watched news channel during the special breaking news coverage on Syria on Saturday, Agust 31. FNC was the top cable news network in total viewers from 12-5PM/ET (the hours leading up the president’s address and the hours following it) and in Total Day, beating both MSNBC and CNN. Additionally, FNC more than doubled its ratings versus the prior week in the key Adults 25-54 demo, up 130% compared to the previous Saturday. It was also up nearly 50 percent in total viewers. Its rival, MSNBC, was down double digits in both categories versus the previous Saturday.