Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 35. Chapters: CNN International, CNN controversies, History of CNN, HLN, CNNfn, IReport, Multi-Touch CollaborationMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 35. Chapters: CNN International, CNN controversies, History of CNN, HLN, CNNfn, IReport, Multi-Touch Collaboration Wall, Anti-cnn, CNN Airport Network, CNN effect, CNN Center, CNN Heroes, CNN International Asia Pacific, CNN en Espa ol, CNN-IBN, CNN+, CNN Sports Illustrated, CNN Chile, Asian of the Century, CNN T rk, CNNMoney.com, CNN International Europe/Middle East/Africa, Headline Prime, CNN Checkout Channel, CNN International South Asia, CNNj, CNN International in Latin America, CNN Newsource.
Excerpt: Cable News Network (CNN) is a U.S. cable news channel founded in 1980 by Ted Turner. Upon its launch, CNN was the first channel to provide 24-hour television news coverage, and the first all-news television channel in the United States.
While the news channel has numerous affiliates, CNN primarily broadcasts from its headquarters at the CNN Center in Atlanta, the Time Warner Center in New York City, and studios in Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles.
CNN is owned by parent company Time Warner, and the U.S. news channel is a division of the Turner Broadcasting System. CNN is sometimes referred to as CNN/U.S. to distinguish the American channel from its international counterpart, CNN International. As of August 2010, CNN is available in over 100 million U.S. households. Broadcast coverage extends to over 890,000 American hotel rooms, and the U.S broadcast is also shown in Canada. Globally, CNN programming airs through CNN International, which can be seen by viewers in over 212 countries and territories.
Starting late 2010, the domestic version CNN/U.S., is available in high definition to viewers in Japan under the name CNN HD. CNNs first broadcast with David Walker and Lois Hart on June 1, 1980.The Cable News Network was launched at 5:00 p.m. EST on Sunday June 1, 1980. After an introduction by Ted Turner, the husband and wife team ...