Ratings: Election Night Slightly Below 2008; CNN Edges Out Fox News, NBC Tops Networks

The major broadcast networks’ coverage of Election Night on Tuesday amassed 37.1 million total viewers, putting the audience just a flag in the hair below the night that Barack Obama was first elected President of the United States (when 38 million people tuned in).

NBC and its purty ice-rink map led the Big 4 with …READ MORE

Election Night: The Good, the Bad and the... What Was Up With Diane Sawyer?!

The endless campaigning is over, and Barack Obama has defeated Republican challenger Mitt Romney to win a second term as President of the United States. Of course, the frenzied reporting Tuesday night of exit poll numbers, voting tallies and demographic trends shone a glaring spotlight on the stars of CNN, MSNBC, Fox News Channel, and the news divisions of CBS, ABC, NBC and Fox. READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS