It didn't do a whole lot in between, but a strong Monday and Sunday bookended a winning frame for ABC last week in young adults. In the quiet sesh after Christmas, the finale of "Monday Night…
NBC's "Scrubs" enjoyed a good return to the sked Tuesday night but ABC dominated the ratings race with its coverage of college football's Orange Bowl between Penn State and Florida State.
ABC Sports has set the table for tonight's much-anticipated college football championship main course with good Nielsens for Monday's appetizer matchups. In metered-market household overnights…
The conclusion of college football's Fiesta Bowl and the first half of the Sugar Bowl propelled ABC to a primetime ratings victory Monday night. CBS held up well with repeats of its regular series…
TF1's murder mystery miniseries "Dolmen" was French TV's ratings winner in 2005, with its segs scoring six of the 10 best audiences across all genres. Best perf came from show's sixth episode, No. 2…
Madison Avenue bet a cool $2.5 billion on the CBS primetime lineup last spring, and the Eye's perf midway through this season has made that look like a very sound investment.
Blighty's terrestrial broadcasters were once again caught out in the cold over the yuletide period as digital multichannel continued to gain ground. Over the Christmas week, Dec. 21-27, the U.K.'s…
In its third season, fifth-ranking talker "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" had its best showing ever during the week ended Dec. 18 -- a frame in which overall TV viewing dropped dramatically from week…
Some season highs for its Monday shows helped CBS remain hot in primetime last week, but NBC also made some noise with gamer "Deal or No Deal."
At year's end it's time to make some resolutions and put up that shiny new calendar, so why not clear out the ratings notebook, too?
Nielsen is racing to keep up with the changing ways people watch television. Starting Dec. 26, the ratings service will include the use of digital video recorders such as TiVo in its numbers.