CNN's slipping media crown
CNN is a globally successful media brand, but it struggles to compete on its home turf of the US, writes Niall Stanage in Washington DC.
One of the most famous media brands in the world is widely considered to be struggling, even as it is projected to make a profit of around $600 million (€475 million) this year.
That may seem a bizarre situation, given the number of news organisations that are fighting for survival. But such is the current plight of CNN, the station that began the move towards a 24-7 news cycle when it was launched in 1980.
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