These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes). The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased Sources.
- Overall, we rate KUSI.com Least Biased based on balanced story selection and minimal editorializing. 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\
Founded in 1982, KUSI-TV is an independent television station licensed to San Diego, California, United States. The associated website is KUSI.com which covers local news, sports, weather, and crime reporting.
Funded by / Ownership
KUSI-TV is owned by McKinnon Broadcasting, which is a private company based in San Diego. Revenue is derived through advertising.
Analysis / Bias
In review, KUSI.com reports the news for the greater San Diego area with minimal bias such as this COVID cases decrease in San Diego County, 2.1% of population received both vaccine doses. Most articles are accompanied by video from the TV-Station. National and international news is provided by the Associated Press.
Editorially, they do not provide op-eds, however, they report on politics through local reporters and the Associated Press such as this Political storms swirl around California’s Governor Gavin Newsom. In general, the news is reported factually and with low bias.
Failed Fact Checks
- None to date
Overall, we rate KUSI.com Least Biased based on balanced story selection and minimal editorializing. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to proper sourcing and a clean fact check record. (D. Van Zandt 2/7/2021)