Fox News Channel has been the most-watched basic cable community for 35 straight weeks whereas MSNBC and CNN battle for relevancy. 

Fox News averaged 1.4 million viewers to complete the week of Oct. 11-17 as the one basic cable community to crack the one-million viewers plateau. TBS completed second with 930,000 and ESPN got here in third by averaging 897,000 viewers. 

During the primetime hours of 8-11 p.m., Fox News averaged 2.3 million viewers in comparison with 1.2 million for MSNBC and solely 661,000 for CNN. Fox News has now outdrawn CNN and MSNBC mixed in each complete day and primetime viewership for 9 straight weeks. 

"Tucker Carlson Tonight" averaged 3.1 million viewers to finish as the most-watched cable news program of the week.

“Tucker Carlson Tonight” averaged 3.1 million viewers to complete as the most-watched cable news program of the week.
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“Tucker Carlson Tonight” averaged 3.1 million viewers to complete as the most-watched cable news program of the week, adopted by “The Five,” “Hannity” and “Special Report with Bret Baier.” 

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“FOX News Primetime” hosted by Jesse Watters and “The Ingraham Angle” completed forward of something MSNBC or CNN needed to provide, too, as Fox News aired 13 of the 15 most-watched cable news packages final week. 

“Gutfeld!” averaged 1.8 million viewers to outdraw NBC’s “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon,” ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” and each single present that aired on CNN. “Fox & Friends” averaged 1.2 million viewers to beat cable news competitors for the thirtieth straight week whereas CNN’s long-struggling “New Day” had its worst week amongst complete viewers since January 2016.

“New Day” wasn’t the one CNN program to have a poor turnout, as “Don Lemon Tonight” additionally had its smallest viewers Jan. 2016. “The Lead with Jake Tapper,” “Erin Burnett Outfront”, “CNN Newsroom” and “Inside Politics” all had their worst performances since 2019. It was CNN’s lowest-rated week in weekday complete day and primetime since December 2019. 

"Gutfeld!" outdrew every CNN program despite timeslot.

“Gutfeld!” outdrew each CNN program regardless of timeslot.

MSNBC had its lowest-rated weekend since August 1997. 

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While MSNBC struggled to seek out an viewers in the course of the weekend, “Watters’ World” completed as the most-watched cable news program on Saturday or Sunday with 2 million viewers. Fox News beat CNN and MSNBC mixed on each Saturday and Sunday amongst each complete day and primetime viewers. 

The week comes as FOX News Media is about to launch its subsequent platform. 

FOX Weather, a new streaming service dedicated to the weather, begins on Oct. 25. FOX Weather is a free service that will probably be out there at foxweather.com and thru the FOX Weather app for iOS and Android. FOX Weather will even be out there on Internet-connected TVs through FOX NOW, the FOX News app, and Tubi. 

All knowledge courtesy of Nielsen Media Research.