Cable news ratings tighten with big months for CNN, MSNBC

first_imgNEW YORK (AP) — Cable news has never been more in vogue, and more competitive. The Nielsen company said several CNN and MSNBC shows scored their best months in the ratings ever. CNN as a whole had its best month in history, while MSNBC beat Fox News Channel in prime time for the first time in more than 20 years. It was the first time Fox News had finished third in the prime-time ratings since 1999. Fox has led in the ratings for 19 years. With a more typical week last week, Fox returned to first in prime time but the general trends continued with the network losing viewers while CNN and MSNBC are gaining.last_img read more

Perfect place to stretch out

first_imgMOUNT Low continues to be a drawcard for buyers looking for large lot properties close to the coast.The northern Townsville suburb has experienced massive growth in recent years with masterplanned residential estates expanding and new infrastructure being built in nearby Burdell and Deeragun. 8 Stenhouse Crt, Mount Low“The massive 18m powered work shed is a winner while the home has great street appeal and a stunning kitchen with beautiful Smeg appliances,” she said.“The fully fenced allotment has a loads of space for kids, dogs, chooks, even a horse.” 8 Stenhouse Crt will be open on Saturday from 10.30am to 11am. For more information call Allison Gough on 0421 583 168.center_img 8 Stenhouse Crt, Mount LowExplore Property Townsville agent Allison Gough is selling 8 Stenhouse Crt in Mount Low and said the acreage property was attracting plenty of interest.“Acreage properties are really sought after and we are seeing a lot of our buyers,” she said. “People want space and convenience. Mount Low has great access and is close to schools and shopping centres.“Bushland Beach is also only a short drive away and has a boat ramp for those who love fishing and a beachfront family hotel.”More from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 20208 Stenhouse Crt has four bedrooms, two bathrooms, six-car spaces and is on a 4017sq m block.The ranch-style home also has a theatre room with a projector, built-in audio system and cabinetry.The master bedroom has an ensuite bathroom and built in robes.Outside there is a 14m long patio with ceiling fans, outdoor speakers and a servery from the kitchen.Ms Gough said the property was a great option for someone wanting to shift to an acreage property.last_img read more