The Purpose of The News

What constitutes “breaking news” these days?  Indeed, what stories are newsworthy?  If you had 24 hours a day to communicate to the American people, what would you say?

“The central purpose of journalism is to provide citizens with accurate and reliable information they need to function in a free society,” according to the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism.

I’ll let you judge for yourself how the networks are measuring up:

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