"America Tonight," a prime-time news show hosted by former CNN anchor Joie Chen, is among the flagship programming on Al-Jazeera America, which debuted August 20, 2013. (Photo by Jennifer Harper/The Washington Times)

"America Tonight," a prime-time news show hosted by former CNN anchor Joie Chen, is among the flagship programming on Al-Jazeera America, which debuted August 20, 2013. (Photo by Jennifer Harper/The Washington Times)