Fox News Most Watched Cable News Channel in Viewers & Adults 25-54 for Coverage of Fort Hood Shooting
FOX NEWS MOST WATCHED FOR BREAKING NEWS COVERAGE OF FORT HOOD SHOOTING
FOX News Channel (FNC) was the most watched cable news channel in both total viewers and adults 25-54 during last night’s primetime coverage of the Fort Hood shooting. FNC had 2.1 million viewers and 446,000 adults 25-54, ahead of both MSNBC and CNN.
FNC’s Bret Baier anchored the 6PM hour when the news broke, garnering over 1.8 million viewers and 272,000 adults 25-54 audience. Shepard Smith anchored the 8PM/ET hour with special live news coverage followed by The Kelly File and Hannity, which each won their respective hours in total viewers.