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Top 20 Current Events & Global News Sites
Nielsen//NetRatings, September 2002

The Associated Press, Belo and the Drudge Report dropped off the Top 20, while the Boston Globe, McClatchy Newspapers and the WorldNow network of local television sites joined the list.

Brand or Channel Unique Audience (000) Time Per Person (hh:mm:ss)
All Current Events & Global News 54,925  0:56:14
CNN General News 18,058 0:26:39
MSNBC 17,169 0:27:11
Yahoo! News 14,958 0:19:01
ABC News 9,162 0:11:05
USA Today 8,739 0:13:53
The New York Times 8,684 0:33:04
Gannett Newspapers and Newspaper Division 7,173 0:17:35
Time Magazine 6,076 0:07:24
washingtonpost.com 5,463 0:21:06
Internet Broadcasting Systems Inc. 5,349 0:18:17
MSN Slate 4,863 0:10:01
McClatchy Newspapers 3,720 0:12:56
Hearst Newspapers Digital 3,599 0:22:39
Fox News 3,306 0:30:55
WorldNow 2,534 0:09:38
The Boston Globe 2,361 0:24:54
LA Times 2,268 0:21:24
NYP Holdings 2,150 0:13:51
AOL News 2,066 0:07:44
Cox Newspapers 2,041 0:18:36

Source: Nielsen//NetRatings

This data is based on audience measurement of more than 60,000 U.S. panelists who have combined home and work access to the Internet.

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