In Other News transports us back to a moment in history when a major news story dominated coverage and cast a shadow over events that would have been front page news on any other day. The second episode explores what else happened as the 2000 Presidential Election hung in the balance.
Runtime: 60 minutes
In Other News - Fox News - Netflix
Fox News (officially known as the Fox News Channel, commonly abbreviated to FNC) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel owned by the Fox Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox. The channel broadcasts primarily from studios at 1211 Avenue of the Americas, New York City. Fox News is provided in 86 countries or overseas territories worldwide, with international broadcasts featuring Fox Extra segments during ad breaks. The channel was created by Australian-American media mogul Rupert Murdoch, who hired former Republican Party media consultant and CNBC executive Roger Ailes as its founding CEO. It launched on October 7, 1996, to 17 million cable subscribers. Fox News grew during the late 1990s and 2000s to become a dominant cable news network in the United States. As of February 2015, approximately 94,700,000 US households (81.4% of cable, satellite & telco customers) receive the Fox News Channel. Murdoch is the current executive chairman and Suzanne Scott is the CEO. Fox News Channel has been widely described as having biased reporting in favor of the Republican Party, Donald Trump and conservative causes. Fox News employees have responded that news reporting operates independently of its opinion and commentary programming, and have denied bias in news reporting.
In Other News - Radio - Netflix
With the growth of FNC, the company introduced a radio division, Fox News Radio, in 2003. Syndicated throughout the United States, the division provides short newscasts and talk radio programs featuring personalities from the television and radio divisions. In 2006, the company also introduced Fox News Talk, a satellite radio station featuring programs syndicated by (and featuring) Fox News personalities.
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