October 2011
Forbes Asia;Oct2011, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p82
The article looks at the professional accomplishments of Ted Turner, founder of the cable news channel (CNN). His greatest accomplishment was the launch of 24-hour CNN in 1980, which showcased biggest news of that period including the takeover of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran. He went through some crisis in 1996 when Turner Broadcasting System Inc. merged with Time Warner Inc. It is also given that Turner has donated his two million acres of natural habitat.


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