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Cable News Stays Live for Syrian Airstrikes

Friday night is typically a quiet time for news but at 9 PM ET President Donald Trump addressed the nation and announced that the United States, alongside Great Britain and France, had launched air strikes against Syrian chemical weapons sites. With this, cable news sprung into action and went into […]


CNN Brings Weekday Anchors to Saturday for Newsy Day

Viewers tuning to CNN on Saturday might have been surprised to find Wolf Blitzer and his Situation Room inhabiting its usual weekday timeslot. It was indeed Saturday and not the early 2000s when The Situation Room regularly ran six days a week. Instead, CNN brought several of its weekday personalities […]


CNN Finds Ratings Success with Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper

CNN NYE, Anderson Cooper, Andy Cohen © 2017 Cable News Network. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved. The ratings have been released for New Years Eve on cable news and CNN was the dominant force in total viewers and both the 25-54 and 18-49 year old demos. This was […]


Cable News Networks Prepare for Election Night

Around the nation, voters are going to the polls today for primarily local elections. However, two states are holding gubernatorial and state elections and one state has a congressional seat up for grabs tonight. The cable news networks are covering the developments with varying levels of intensity. Fox News is […]


Day after Charlottesville Attack, Trump Team Goes on the Offensive

Seventeen hours after President Donald Trump pleaded for national unity and said, “No matter our color, creed, religion or political party, we are all Americans first,” his campaign released a new ad blasting “the President’s enemies,” including Democrats and the media. The close proximity to the terrorist attack and charged […]