CBC News(07 Apr 2005 ).
TORONTO - The CBC told staff at Newsworld
International (NWI) Thursday that it will shut it
down on July 31, bringing an end to an 11-year-
long venture that brought CBC journalism into
the homes of many American TV viewers.
Newsworld International is a 24-hour global news
and information channel that is available in almost
20 million homes in the U.S. through satellite-based
distribution services like DirecTV. It's also available
through some digital cable providers.