LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Watching news coverage of the September 11 attacks, Hurricane Katrina disaster, and the O.J. Simpson murder verdict proved to be the most impactful TV moments of the past 50 years in the United States, according to a study released Wednesday.

Sections:  news   u.s.   entertainment   
  • Randy Jackson leaving 'American Idol'Randy Jackson leaving 'American Idol'
    Jackson out. Randy Jackson, the lone original "American Idol" judge, says he won't be returning to the Fox talent competition. "To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on `American Idol,' I have decided to leave after this season," Jackson said in a statement Thursday. More
  • NBC orders 5 new TV series for next season
    Sean Hayes, Parker Posey, Minnie Driver and Gillian Anderson have prominent roles in new television series that NBC will try next season. The network said Thursday that it had ordered five new series, in advance of its annual schedule announcement Sunday. More
  • Lucci, Trebek donate TV objects to Smithsonian
    The Smithsonian Institution is adding relics from soap operas and game shows to its national entertainment collection to tell the story of daytime television. More
  • Britain’s Daily Mail Web Site Makes Foray Into AmericaBritain’s Daily Mail Web Site Makes Foray Into America
    Mail Online, The Daily Mail’s site, has expanded on the news and business sides with offices in New York, and coverage of celebrities in Los Angeles. More
  • 'This Week' Transcript: Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Sen. Kelly Ayotte
    U.S. World Politics Entertainment Tech Health Lifestyle Money More Investigative Sports Good News Photos Job Search Fusion Live Home > Politics 'This Week' Transcript: Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Sen. Kelly Ayotte NEW YORK, July 15, 2012 Page 7 of 7 ...
    07/14/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • TV’s Most Powerful Moments? Kate Middleton Beats JFK In New Study
    In fact, nearly half of the events in the top ... The attacks were by far the most memorable moment for TV viewers regardless of age or gender, ranking nearly twice as impactful as the Hurricane Katrina disaster, the second-highest event on the list.
    07/12/2012 - 5:43 am | View Link
  • It's All News: The 20 Most Memorable TV Moments
    Of the top 20 most memorable TV moments from the last 50 years (see list below), not one is an entertainment or sporting event—they’re all news. 1. September 11 attacks, 2001 2. Hurricane Katrina—the levees break, 2005 3. OJ Simpson murder verdict ...
    07/12/2012 - 3:08 am | View Link
  • Most memorable moments in TV history? 9/11 terror attacks are 1st
    11 terrorist attacks ... U.S. history, according to a survey -- released Wednesday by Nielsen in partnership with Sony Electronics -- about Americans' top 20 most memorable TV moments of the last 50 years. Also in the top 5: coverage of Hurricane Katrina ...
    07/11/2012 - 12:04 pm | View Link
  • Study ranks September 11 attacks most memorable TV moment
    11, 2001 terrorist attack was by far the most memorable TV moment among U.S. viewers during the past 50 years ... that the second most memorable moment was the coverage of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, to be followed by the OJ Simpson murder verdict in ...
    07/11/2012 - 5:40 am | View Link
  • More
  • Arkansas TV NEWS: September 2005
    KTHV News Director Mark Raines tells Arkansas TV News, "Craig O’Neill will appear on the Ellen Degeneres show today at 4:00 p.m. on Today’s THV.
    05/22/2015 - 8:58 am | View Website
  • September 11 attacks
    The September 11 attacks (also referred to as September 11, September 11th, or 9/11 were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group ...
    05/22/2015 - 4:33 am | View Website
  • U.S. News | National News
    ABC News reports on United States politics, crime, education, legal stories, celebrities, weather, the economy and more
    05/22/2015 - 1:48 am | View Website
  • September Eleventh / Too Soon
    A page for describing TooSoon: September Eleventh. The terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 changed everything on a domestic and international scale.
    05/21/2015 - 8:34 pm | View Website
  • Elections | Politics | Fox News
    Find the most recent news about the presidential candidates, elections and the debates on Fox News.
    05/21/2015 - 4:02 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News