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- Overall, we rate ActionNewsJax.com Least Biased based on minimal editorializing of news. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180
ActionNewsJax.com is the news and information website for CBS affiliate WJAX-TV and Fox affiliate WFOX-TV. The website provides news, sports, weather, and traffic for the Jacksonville. Florida area.
Funded by / Ownership
ActionNewsJax.com, WJAX, and WFOX is owned by Cox Enterprises, which is a company that owns numerous newspapers, television stations, and radio stations. ActionNewsJax.com generates revenue through advertising.
Analysis / Bias
In review, ActionNewsJax.com provides news, sports, weather, traffic, and crime reporting for the greater Jacksonville, Florida area. Articles and headlines utilize minimally loaded emotional language such as this Florida’s eviction moratorium extended again, local landlords say they are suffering. Many news stories are accompanied by a video from the TV stations. National and international news is written by staff reporters as well as the Associated Press.
ActionNewsJax.com does not publish editorials, however, they do feature political news coverage from Jamie Dupree who reports with minimal bias such as this GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert tests positive for Coronavirus. In general, the news is reported factually and with minimal bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate ActionNewsJax.com Least Biased based on minimal editorializing of news. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 7/31/2020)