Rating the news sites

Rating the news sites - Of all the big stories out there,...

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Of all the big stories out there, including the conflict in North and South Korea, and many others, I decided to choose the breaking news story about the Mexico prison escapees. MSNBC uses the headlines, “141 inmates walk out of Mexico prison”, CNN headlines that, “141 inmates escape from Mexico prison”, and Fox News uses, “141 inmates escape Mexican border prison”, for their headline. The stories seem to be as indifferent as their headlines, but they each cover different aspects and points of the incident and how it went down. The latter of the three, Fox News, had stated nothing in their report about why they escaped, whereas MSNBC at least hinted that the escape was the latest move made by the drug cartels in the in the Mexican drug wars. I enjoyed each of the three stories, but I thought that CNN had the best coverage of this story. They provided the most coverage and supporting details. However, MSNBC had the best headline, with it reading “141 inmates walk out of Mexico prison”, which is what they did as they stated in their report, “inmates slowly filed out of the main vehicle entrance”. And with the reports of all three, it is
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