News Brief

MSNBC Rated No. 1 Online News Provider for November 2002

MSNBC.com is rated number one in the All News and Information category for November, according to the latest audience data released by Nielsen Net Numbers. November's traffic data affirms the position of MSNBC as a primary source for news and information on the Internet with MSNBC capturing an audience of more than 17 million unique users in November. MSNBC's lead is over all other news websites including CNN.com, AOL News, Yahoo News, ABC News and NYTimes.com. MSNBC also lead in overall website reach with 13.3% of the Internet audience logging on. During the month of November, MSNBC.com featured special election coverage and in-depth coverage on the conflict with Iraq and the war on terrorism.