Nielsen Media Research has opted to not release primetime network and program rankings for last week due to the major networks' four days of continuous news coverage of the terrorist attacks.
The broadcast nets returned to a semblance of normal programming over the weekend, although news specials outdrew entertainment offerings.
For newscasters and audience, the fatigue factor may be coming into play when it comes to cable and network news. Anchors and commentators are clearly running on empty, and the number of people…
When it comes to telepics, the nets are hoping less is more this season as the number of original movies is expected to hit an all-time low after one of longform's meekest ratings years ever. ABC…
They'll be hounding Fox on Sundays this season, as the net's broadcast rivals look to chip away at its recent dominance while also trying to keep the cable world from making more inroads on the night.
In one of the last warmups to the new season, all four major nets for the first time finished with the same share among young adults last week -- another sign of how hotly contested the upcoming…
A scheduling move designed to avoid playing games on Labor Day weekend has resulted in a year-to-year ratings boost for the National Football League, although numbers for Sunday's openers were down…
The two-hour premiere of "The Ponderosa" combined with the second-season preem of "Doc" to give Pax the highest-rated Sunday in its three-plus years on the air.
The MTV Video Music Awards delivered its second largest audience on Thursday, although the kudocast was unable to approach the teen ratings it delivered two years ago.
Call the first battle of the fall season a draw. Reality series "Lost" on NBC and "The Amazing Race" on CBS opened to solid but unspectacular ratings Wednesday, as each was upstaged by stunt…