Cable News Marks 9/11 Anniversary
By: TVNewser, TV Week
All three major cable news channels have plans in place to mark the ninth anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks with special programming, TVNewser reports.
CNN will broadcast live studio programming all day, including coverage of memorial services in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania. It will air a special, "CNN Investigates: Bin Laden's New Jihadists," hosted by Drew Griffin, at 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. ET.
"Fox News Reporting: 9/11: Timeline of Terror" will air at 3 p.m. and 9 p,.m. ET on Fox News Channel. At 8 p.m. the network’s show “Huckabee” will examine the aftermath of the attacks. Much of the network’s live studio coverage throughout the day will also focus on commemorating the anniversary.
MSNBC will again re-air NBC's "Today" coverage from Sept. 11, 2001, from 8:57 a.m. until noon. It will also televise live studio programming from 7-8:57 a.m., and from noon-2 p.m., anchored by Alex Witt.