Dem Debate Boosts CNN

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Cable News Network won the primetime all-news race with its coverage of the Democratic presidential debate Thursday night, attracting 1.6 million viewers and posting a 1.5 rating from 8 p.m.-11 p.m., according to Nielsen Media Research.

Fox News Channel earned a 1.2 rating, or 1.3 million viewers, while MSNBC did a 0.3, or 325,000 viewers.