In an upset in the August cable news ratings, CNN Headline News squeaked ahead of recently revamped MSNBC for third place in key demos.
The Sci Fi Channel's "Stargate SG-1" is averaging the best series ratings in the history of the network and stabilizing its Friday-night lineup of original series.
If every night were like Thursday for the broadcasters, cable would still be a speck in their rear-view mirrors.
The USA Network parlayed the original series "Monk" and "The Dead Zone," a pair of Adam Sandler movies and an AFI salute to Tom Hanks into a Nielsen trifecta: No. 1 among all cable networks for the…
"American Idol" is really humming now. Fox's music talent show swelled to new ratings heights Tuesday, including the best score in young adults for any telecast since the May sweep.
The wave of Spanish-speaking immigrants to New York over the past few decades crashed into WCBS-TV in the July sweeps, causing the station to fall behind Univision's WXTV in all of the key local-news…
Crime paid for both CBS and NBC last week, with additional episodes of dramas "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" and "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" carrying the nets to primetime ratings victories.
From "Dead Zone" to "Crank Yankers," basic cable is on a warm-weather roll. Ray Giacopelli, VP of research for Comedy Central, says, "The mass audience has finally picked up on the fact that summer…
The wave of Spanish-speaking immigrants to New York over the last few decades crashed into WCBS-TV in the July sweeps, causing the station to fall behind Univision's WXTV in all of the key local-news…
Things are heating up for the summer's elimination-style reality shows, as both CBS' "Big Brother 3" and Fox's "American Idol" shot up to new ratings heights Wednesday.
Hordes of young viewers have stumbled on Warner Bros./Telepictures' nightly syndicated half-hour "ElimiDate" this summer, pumping up its weekly numbers to a best-ever 2.0 rating.