With war looming and news breaking quickly during the day, many Americans are turning to the Web for up-to-date information. In fact, late-breaking data from comScore Media Metrix shows 15 of the top
news sites grew by an average of 41% on Tuesday compared to the daily average of the previous four weeks. As expected, workplace surfers, who rely on the Internet as a primary source of information
during the day, were especially likely to visit news sites. In fact, 15 of the top news sites grew by 62% yesterday versus the previous four weeks.