CNN and Fox ran nearly identical AP stories on an agreement signed between the three North American Leaders: Bush, Fox, and Martin. Since the stories are from the AP, a good portion of the articles are word-for-word the same. I do not know why there are any differences at all but there are. These differences are, I believe, evidence of bias. Here are some examples:
* The first five sentences are identical as are the following 12 sentences with the exception of this sentence which appears in CNN’s version and notes that neither
* Much of the rest of the articles were different. Fox has this statement that notes an increasing role by
* Fox’s article contained an additional 152 words about Bush’s comments with most of those words being direct quotes.
* CNN had more information on the accord as well as other information from the “Task Force on the Future of North America.”