Top syndie skeins showed no particular trend during the week of Nov. 15-22, as nine of the 25 highest-rated strips increased their national rating, nine dipped, and seven stayed put. But average…
People Meters have replaced the passive Nielsen meters for the first sweeps in New York, causing audience levels to go down by as much as 10% in some time periods during November.
Tom Brokaw's last broadcast gave NBC's "Nightly News" its biggest audience in almost eight years. Nearly 15.4 million viewers flocked Wednesday to the Peacock to watch Brokaw sign off for the last…
With all the numbers in, ABC has edged out NBC to claim a solid second in the November sweeps -- a stunning accomplishment for a network written off for dead just six months ago.
The November sweep came to a close Wednesday night with CBS, guided by its annual airing of “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” and ABC, with “Lost” and a “Nick & Jessica” Christmas spec, leading the…
Fox News Channel saw its total primetime audience increase a staggering 70% in November, a month filled with titillating news from the trial of Scott Peterson, the death of Yasser Arafat and a…
With CBS' victory already in the can, ABC and NBC were duking it out for the silver medal Wednesday night as November sweeps drew to a close.
In what Leslie Moonves called a "watershed moment" for his network, CBS has scaled to the top of Demo Mountain, sweeping November in all key ratings categories.
Record ratings by "Desperate Housewives" nearly helped ABC steal last week's primetime ratings race, but CBS emerged with another victory in key demographics.
With "CSI: Miami" again approaching season-high ratings, CBS racked up another Monday primetime victory in key demos, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen. ABC was a solid second with…
Television's hottest show, ABC's "Desperate Housewives," reached stratospheric ratings heights Sunday with an episode that saw one of the ladies get bumped off.