Newsmags made a comeback last week, but it was alternative series like Fox's hot "American Idol" that ruled primetime among young adults.
Baseball sluggers are accused of popping steroids and the World Series is facing the threat of a strike, but TV fans are not deserting the game: More people are watching baseball on the Fox Network…
E! Entertainment Television's Sunday premiere of "The Anna Nicole Show" marked the second-highest-rated debut of any series on basic cable in history, second only to USA Network's recent preem of…
"American Idol" hit new ratings highs for Fox, but NBC's batch of reality series put it in the winner's circle last week.
Critics may have trashed it, but auds turned out in strong numbers Thursday for a special preview episode of NBC's "The Rerun Show," which built on its "Will & Grace" lead-in.
Forget who's on top: The primetime prizefight this fall promises to be the race for No. 2. Barring the unexpected collapse of a tentpole skein, NBC -- the most stable of the nets, with only 3-1/2…
Fox's "American Idol" hit its highest note yet Tuesday, topping the 12 million viewer mark and delivering the best demo rating for any series this summer.
Nearly 1.5 billion TV viewers watched last month's 2002 World Cup soccer tourney in the 18 markets measured by Nielsen Media Research, according to the final audience estimates released Tuesday.
The yakker battle for second place in primetime between MSNBC's "Donahue" and CNN's "Connie Chung Tonight" is a photo finish -- with Chung hanging on by a hair.
Broadcast networks are trying to fill their summer primetime schedules with more fresh reality series like Fox's "American Idol" and NBC's "Dog East Dog," but they haven't put a dent in the steady…
New episodes of unscripted series on all the networks and a trio of repeat scripted skeins on CBS continue to rule primetime's summer ratings wars.