Storm Story Veers Into Disaster Epic

Donohue, Steve
September 2005
Multichannel News;9/5/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 37, p1
Focuses on the coverage made by news networks on the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina in August 2005. Remarks from David Verdi, vice president of worldwide news-gathering at NBC News, on the coverage of reconstruction in New Orleans, Louisiana; Technology used by networks to cover the aftermath of the hurricane; Security concerns of news organizations during the hurricane; Ratings received by Fox from the coverage of the disaster.


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