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…
The two-hour premiere of "The Ponderosa" combined with the second-season preem of "Doc" to give Pax the highest-rated Sunday in its three-plus years on the air.
The MTV Video Music Awards delivered its second largest audience on Thursday, although the kudocast was unable to approach the teen ratings it delivered two years ago.
Call the first battle of the fall season a draw. Reality series "Lost" on NBC and "The Amazing Race" on CBS opened to solid but unspectacular ratings Wednesday, as each was upstaged by stunt…
UPN comedy "One on One," the first new broadcast network series to bow this season, opened to solid ratings Monday.
NBC returned to the top of the demo charts last week thanks to strong midweek perfs, while ABC made it four straight weeks as the country's most-watched net overall.
Forget sheep eyeballs: For network programmers, this summer's real fear factor came in the form of disappearing viewers.
Fox's long-running primetime series "Cops" and "America's Most Wanted" show no signs of slowing down, as Saturday's season preems apprehended better ratings than a year ago and led the net to an easy…
Cable is on a roll this summer, besting the six broadcast networks decisively in the ratings after much tougher competition from the broadcasters during the summer months of 1999 and 2000.
The critics might have panned it, but Headline News fared well with viewers in August. Despite the largely negative reviews, the revamped news net averaged 155,000 households in primetime and 153,000…