USA TODAY Remains Most Widely Read Newspaper in the United States

May 24, 2007, 01:00 ET from USA TODAY

    MCLEAN, Va., May 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USA TODAY remains the
 most widely read newspaper in the United States, according to the latest
 Mediamark Research Inc. report. USA TODAY has more than 4.3 million readers
     USA TODAY's network audience number, which consists of people who read
 USA TODAY along with those who read is 5.5 million.
     "We're extremely pleased to see that MRI's research shows that USA
 TODAY remains the most widely read newspaper in the country. As we
 celebrate our 25th anniversary this year, it's fulfilling to see that our
 readership numbers are strong and we're gaining momentum in circulation,"
 said Craig Moon, president and publisher of USA TODAY.
     USA TODAY, the nation's top-selling newspaper, will be celebrating its
 25th anniversary on September 15th, 2007. It is published via satellite at
 36 locations in the USA and at four sites abroad. With a total average
 daily circulation of 2.3 million, USA TODAY is available worldwide. USA
 TODAY is published by Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:   GCI). The USA TODAY brand
 also includes:, an award-winning news and information Web site
 that is updated 24 hours per day; USA TODAY Sports Weekly, a magazine for
 enthusiasts of professional football and baseball; and USA TODAY LIVE, the
 television arm of the USA TODAY brand that brings the spirit and quality of
 the newspaper to television.