CNN’s viewership has significantly declined, with its primetime schedule losing to reruns of older shows, and Newsmax drawing more viewers than some CNN programs.
Fox News and MSNBC have outperformed CNN, with Fox News scoring nine of the top ten shows among total viewers.
Despite being available in more households, CNN’s top-rated show has been surpassed by Newsmax’s Rob Schmitt Tonight.
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The overall trend indicates a decline in viewership for cable and satellite networks, with older shows like Adam-12 and Green Acres attracting more viewers than some current programs.