Canada's Global News has won the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award, one of the world's most prestigious prizes for broadcast journalism.
The network won in the general excellence category in network television and becomes the first Canadian network to win the prize.
The award is given out by the Radio Television Digital News Association.
Global unseats NBC News which had won the award two years in a row.
— Troy Reeb (@troyreebglobal) June 12, 2013
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