ABC remains well behind the other major nets for the November sweep but enjoyed its first real momentum of the month, thanks to strong ratings for special-packed lineups on Thursday and Friday and…
Net received a much-needed shot in the arm Thursday as Nielsen figures showed a very strong and broad turnout for new Wednesday comedy "Bernie Mac." Family laffer finished first or a solid second…
Jacko did boffo biz for CBS Tuesday, as the pop star's 30th-anni celebration produced the net's best ratings on the night in more than eight years. The success of "Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary…
He might have been eclipsed by "Survivor" and "Friends," but at least President Bush boosted viewership for ABC on a Thursday.
CBS was the most-watched net Monday, a night that saw all six broadcasters have something to cheer about.
Sunday, bloody Sunday. With Fox's Sunday lineup finally hitting the air for the first time this season, the night's key 9 o'clock hour is shaping up to be a pivotal battleground.
A pair of specials teamed with some red-hot series last week to lift CBS to a victory in total viewers and its most competitive demo finish of the season.
Viewers turned out for a good mix of programming on the broadcast nets Sunday, with ABC's "Saving Private Ryan," CBS' "I Love Lucy" spec and the premiere of Fox's comedies all drawing big audiences.
NBC continued its mastery of Thursday and Friday night, pulling the net closer to Fox for the November sweeps lead.
Americans turned out in big numbers for the red-white-and-blue of the "Country Music Assn. Awards" on Wednesday, helping CBS wrap the opening week of sweeps a winner. Elsewhere, NBC prevailed in…