The contact phone number for CNN is (404) 827-1500. This number can be used to call in news tips and story ideas. The phone number for issues involving copyright infringement is (404) 878-2276.
The Cable News Network was launched in 1980 by media mogul Ted Turner. It was the first television channel to offer news on a 24-hour cycle. The company is headquartered at the CNN Center in Atlanta, Georgia but primarily broadcasts out of New York City, Washington D.C. and Los Angeles.
CNN was the only channel to carry live coverage of the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion in 1986, and it was the first news outlet to broadcast from inside Iraq when the 1991 Gulf War broke out.