Today in Georgia History: CNN

In keeping with this month's theme, we are featuring some Today in Georgia History segments on the history of business in Georgia.

Detractors called it the Chicken Noodle Network and a waste of time, but it revolutionized the way the world gets its news. Ted Turner launched the Cable News Network—CNN—in Atlanta as the world’s first 24-hour all news network, on June 1, 1980.

To learn more, visit Today in Georgia History.