New CBS drama "The Education of Max Bickford" received solid grades from auds in its bow Sunday, while ABC's "The Practice" again made its case as the drama to beat on the night with a big two-hour…
Americans turned out in big numbers to watch a pair of unique events blanketed over numerous networks, with President Bush's address to Congress on Thursday and Friday's star-studded telethon…
Despite the nation's continuing focus on developments related to last week's attacks, ratings perfs for debuts of five new syndicated strips on Monday were comparable to -- and in one case better…
CBS reality series "The Amazing Race" looked strong in its second episode on Wednesday, but the net's drama "Wolf Lake" finished behind the pack in its premiere.
HBO's "Band of Brothers" miniseries fell off in viewership in its second week by 26%, but the World War II drama still scored higher than the average Sunday-night ratings this year for the hit HBO…
CNN pulled in a near-record number of viewers with its first week of coverage of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
Nielsen Media Research has opted to not release primetime network and program rankings for last week due to the major networks' four days of continuous news coverage of the terrorist attacks.
For newscasters and audience, the fatigue factor may be coming into play when it comes to cable and network news. Anchors and commentators are clearly running on empty, and the number of people…
CNN and Fox News Channel took unusually harsh swipes at each other Wednesday while analyzing the ratings for their Tuesday coverage of the terrorist assault on New York and Washington.
In one of the last warmups to the new season, all four major nets for the first time finished with the same share among young adults last week -- another sign of how hotly contested the upcoming…
A scheduling move designed to avoid playing games on Labor Day weekend has resulted in a year-to-year ratings boost for the National Football League, although numbers for Sunday's openers were down…