CNN, or the Cable News Network, is a 24-hour news channel broadcast on cable and satellite TV. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, owns CNN.
The cable news network CNN offers viewers live and breaking news stories from around the United States and the world. CNN was the first 24-hour live news channel when it was created by Ted Turner in 1980.
CNN does offer live online streaming through select television service providers. This option through CNN is called CNNgo and users do have to create an account through CNN to gain access to the live streaming feeds online.
On June 1, 1980, Cable News Network launched, making it the first 24-hour cable news network in the world. CNN, based in Atlanta, Georgia, began officially at 6 p.m. that evening, and the first story it covered was about the assassination attempt on civil rights leader Vernon Jordan. Less than 2 mil
TV viewers can watch CNN news in Spanish on the CNN website. If consumers search for CNN Español, they can find a direct link to the site.
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.
Some of the reporters featured on CNN are Nick Valencia, Stephen Collinson, Nia-Malika Henderson, Athena Jones and MJ Lee, as of November 2015. Other CNN reporters are Sara Murray, Evan Perez and Maeve Reston.
Although CNN's main feed broadcasts in English, CNN also broadcasts news programming in Spanish 24 hours a day through its CNN en Español network. The network is available in the United States on DirecTV, Dish Network and most cable systems.
CNN employs female news reporters. Jenny Harrison, Hala Gorani, Isha Sesay and Becky Anderson are just a few of the female reporters working for CNN as of September 2014.
The annual earnings of a CNN anchor range from $40,000 for a freelance worker to a multimillion-dollar salary, as of 2015. The earnings for a CNN anchor varies based on experience and whether the anchor has received tenure.