FOX News Channel was the most-watched news channel during Thursday’s breaking news about the explosion in Harlem. During the  10AM/ET hour (when reports of the explosion first surfaced), FOX News delivered 1,310,000 P2+ and 297,000 A25-54, trumping both MSNBC and CNN in that time slot. Additionally, FOX News beat both CNN and MSNBC in total day for the day. See below for more. 


Wednesday, March 12th 10-11AM/ET (*During breaking news and first reports of NYC explosion)

FNC: 1,310,000 in P2+ (297,000 in 25-54)

MSNBC: 313,000 in P2+ (109,000 in 25-54)

CNN: 670,000 in P2+ (201,000 in 25-54)


Total Day

FNC: 1,284,000 in P2+ (266,000 in 25-54)

MSNBC: 416,000 in P2+ (132,000 in 25-54)

CNN: 606,000 in P2+ (209,000 in 25-54)

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