Fox News Channel has been the No. 1 cable news channel for 15 consecutive years after its January win. Fox News averaged million viewers this month to beat ESPN among total viewers as the most-watched network on basic cable. ESPN averaged million viewers to finish second. Nickelodeon, HGTV and Adult Swim came out in the top five. Among cable news networks, CNN averaged 791,000 viewers to finished eighth. MSNBC came in at number 13 with an average of 645,000 viewers.