As the May sweep entered the homestretch, NBC maintained its advantage among young adults with a convincing Thursday victory behind the season finales of "Friends," "Will & Grace" and "ER."
As NBC celebrates another victory and Fox and the WB delight in their year-to-year gains, it's important to remember that there were other winners during the 2002-03 season.
NBC, boosted by super-sized season finales of laffers "Friends" and "Will & Grace," captured the final Thursday of the May sweep among young adults, posting the biggest winning margin on a Thursday…
"Dawson's Creek" dried up Wednesday, but not before its two-hour finale shattered some ratings records for the WB. The skein, whose six-season run helped to define the Frog network in the late '90s…
Fox's Wednesday lineup, which included a special hourlong seg of "American Idol," easily led its two hours in key demos, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, while NBC's "Law & Order"…
Fox dominated another Tuesday as "American Idol," one week from its finale, put up its best numbers since late January and "24" again led its hour, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
Jay Leno and Katie Couric switched jobs, and curious viewers tuned in.
Fox, NBC and CBS each claimed victory in key demo categories last week in one of the most competitive primetime frames of the season.
CBS won the third Monday of the May sweep in key demos, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, paced by a strong delivery for rookie drama "CSI: Miami." The Eye led the night in both adults…
CBS has virtually wrapped up the May sweeps crown in total viewers after dominating Sunday with the two-hour-plus finale of "Survivor: The Amazon."
CBS reality adventure skein "Survivor: The Amazon" wrapped a winner Sunday, as its two-hour finale and reunion show dominated the evening's final three hours, according to preliminary nationals from…