FOX News was the most-watched cable news channel in both Total Day and Primetime for yesterday’s breaking news stories of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash and crisis in Gaza.
In Primetime, FNC averaged over 3 million in total viewers and almost 600,000 adults 25-54. Both The Kelly File and Hannity hit all-time highs in total viewers with 3,185,000 and 2,578,000, respectively. Additionally, Special Report with Bret Baier had a yearly total viewer high, averaging 2.6 million.
In Total Day, FOX News averaged 1.5 million in total viewers and 313,000 in the adults 25-54 demo, up nearly 46% in the key demo and nearly 30% in total viewers vs. same day last year.