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MSNBC Devotes Just 17 Seconds of Coverage to FRC Shooting; Downplays Possibility It Was Politically Motivated

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Shortly before 11 a.m. this morning, 28-year-old Floyd Corkins opened
fire on a security guard at the conservative Family Research Center,
located in downtown Washington, D.C. Local news stations, including
NBC's Washington station, devoted resources to cover the developing
story, as did CNN and Fox News, which regularly updated viewers with
progress in the investigation.</p>
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But MSNBC devoted a scant 17 seconds to the story, in a news brief at
2:51 p.m. Eastern by News Nation substitute anchor Jose Diaz-Balart, and
ignored noting that it may well be classified as an incident of
domestic terrorism.</p><p><br />Read more at <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/ken-shepherd/2012/08/15/msnbc-devotes-just…;