CNN is a 24-hour cable news network. The media outlet includes more than two dozen news and information services via television, radio, wireless devices, and the internet. CNN is viewed in more than 200 countries around the globe.
CNN Digital Network is frequently the number one current events and breaking news destination on the internet. The cable news network is a division of the Turner Broadcasting System, a Time Warner Company. The network was the first news channel to offer 24-hour event coverage. CNN began broadcasting in June of 1980.
The husband and wife news team of Dave Walker and Lois Hart anchored the first broadcast on CNN. Then President Jimmy Carter also made an appearance on the network during its first few hours on the air.