CNews is a French free-to-air news channel launched on 4 November 1999 by Canal+ Group. It provides 24-hour national and global news coverage. It is the second most watched news network in France, after BFM TV and before LCI and France Info. i>Télé was renamed CNews on 27 February 2017.
As of March 19, 2018 CNEWS is carried by satellite provider DirecTV in the United States in HD on channel 2011. It is part of the premium FrenchDirect Package.