With the treatment above, MSNBC.com gives visibility to the breaking news of the morning — that the unemployment rate dipped to 6.1 percent in June, the lowest tally since September 2008. Other major news sites — CNN, The Post, New York Times, Wall Street Journal — also gave the news top-level prominence on their web properties.
Now for FoxNews.com. Here’s a view of the site’s top level just before 10:00 a.m.
Well, the weather is a big story, so that’s OK. Surely the news about the economy will make the next, three-box tier of top stories:
Good stories there, too. But nothing about the strongest half-year of jobs growth since 2006.
Oh, there it is! Just to the right of the baby picture! Have a look: