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Ted Turner: 'I Wanted CNN To Be Like The New York Times'

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"The emphasis should be on - hard news," Turner, who launched the network in 1980, told CNN's Piers Morgan in an interview that will air tonight. "I wanted CNN to be the 'New York Times' for the news business, not the 'The Daily News.'"

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