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RATINGS

Tuesday Cable Ratings: CNN Beats Fox in Demo with 11PM Amtrak Coverage

During the 11 p.m. ET hour Tuesday night, when Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter delivered his press conference, CNN’s coverage of the deadly Amtrak derailment had a higher rating in the 25-54 demo than Fox News. CNN’s broadcast, anchored by Don Lemon had 259K viewers in the demo compared to 228K for Fox, with Megyn Kelly.


In total viewers, Fox News was #1 at 11 p.m. with 1.116M, more than doubling CNN’s 523K. MSNBC came in third place in both categories with 105K in the demo and 295K total viewers.

Here are the rest of your Tuesday ratings:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

238

New Day 

101

Morning Joe 

68

5 pm The Five 

214

Blitzer 

209

Schultz 

46

6 pm Baier 

215

Blitzer 

168

Sharpton 

62

7 pm Van Susteren 

186

Burnett 

122

Matthews 

97

8 pm O’Reilly 

295

Cooper 

136

Hayes 

81

9 pm Kelly 

278

Special 

143

Maddow 

137

10 pm Kelly 

264

Tonight 

240

O’Donnell 

131

11 pm Amtrak Coverage 

228

Tonight 

259

Amtrak Coverage 

105

PRIME TIME 279 173 116
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.

 

TV NEWS RATINGS: TOTAL VIEWERS (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

1.047

New Day 

290

Morning Joe 

311

5 pm The Five 

1.819

Blitzer 

582

Schultz 

413

6 pm Baier 

1.888

Blitzer 

485

Sharpton 

463

7 pm Van Susteren 

1.394

Burnett 

395

Matthews 

614

8 pm O’Reilly 

1.943

Cooper 

409

Hayes 

450

9 pm Kelly 

1.787

Special 

414

Maddow 

685

10 pm Kelly 

1.453

Tonight 

553

O’Donnell 

443

11 pm Amtrak Coverage 

1.116

Tonight 

523

Amtrak Coverage 

295

PRIME TIME 1.728 459 526
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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