FNC is Most-Watched Cable News Network for Breaking Coverage of the Navy Yard Shooting & in Total Day

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September 17th, 2013

Fox & Friends Hasselbeck

Cable news nets broke into regular programming to air to cover the  shooting yesterday at the Navy Yard in Washington DC.  More viewers tuned to FNC for the breaking news coverage than any other cable network.  FNC beat its competitors (combined)  in total viewers and in the Adults 25-54 demographic for all day parts.

Additionally, Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s debut on FOX & Friends delivered a boosted  the show’s already strong viewership. Hasselbeck’s debut eclipsed CNN and MSNBC combined audience in total viewers and was up 21% in demo and 10% in total viewers compared to FOX & Friends third-quarter performance.

Monday - 9/16/2013

TOTAL DAY

FNC: 1,397,000 total viewers (298,000 in 25-54)

CNN: 797,000 total viewers (265,000 in 25-54)

MSNBC: 480,000 total viewers (137,000 in 25-54)

 

PRIME

FNC: 1,541,000 total viewers (324,000 in 25-54)

CNN: 852,000 total viewers (288,000 in 25-54)

MSNBC: 673,000 total viewers (190,000 in 25-54)

 

6AM to 9AM

FNC’s FOX & Friends: 1,166,000 total viewers (285,000 in 25-54)

CNN’s New Day: 250,000 total viewers (89,000 in 25-54)

MSNBC’s Morning Joe: 432,000 total viewers (147,000 in 25-54)

 
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