PBS was the biggest winner this year of national news Emmy Awards, which were
presented Tuesday night.
The public TV group won 14, twice as many as the second-biggest winner this
year, CBS, which won seven.
ABC won six and Cable News Network won four. Home Box Office and NBC won
three each. MSNBC won a pair.
Four outlets won one each: National Geographic Channel, The Learning Channel,
WABC-TV New York and WKRC-TV Cincinnati. The latter two won for regional news
coverage investigative reporting and spot news, respectively.
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, which presents the
awards, also bestowed its first-ever 'Lifetime Achievement Award' on ABC News
chairman Roone Arledge.