| Nov 18, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Fox's "Almost Human" arrested plenty of viewers in its premiere Sunday night.
The sci-fi cop series from J.H. Wyman and J.J. Abrams drew a rating of 3.1 in the key 18-49 age demographic and pulled in an average of 9.1 viewers, according to early...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Sunday night's buzzy American Music Awards on ABC posted a big gain over last year's all-time low, for its best ratings performance in four years.
According to preliminary numbers from Nielsen, the awards telecast drew 12.9 million viewers and scored...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:09 AM
"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" has shot its arrow through another record.
The second installment in the Jennifer Lawrence-starring dystopian action film series made about $12.6 million from Imax theaters in its opening weekend in North America,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Sunday nights are usually an easy ratings win for NBC's big NFL games. However, with the fourth game of the World Series and a football game that ran into prime time, it looks like Fox was the highest-rated network this time.
That's according to early...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:30 PM
When it comes to football on TV this fall, advertisers hope to open a new line of scrimmage.
Yes, they want to get their commercials on NFL games to reach some of TV's biggest audiences, but they also hope to use the introduction of Thursday-night...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban knows what it takes to run a successful business.
Apparently the billionaire also knows a bit about farm animals.
At least that's the analogy he kept falling back on Sunday night when predicting the eventual...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Cable giant Comcast Corp. proved why it is the envy of the cable industry Tuesday, announcing that profit soared 26% in the fiscal fourth quarter and that it had put the brakes on a troublesome trend of customer losses.
For the three months ended Dec....
| Dec 17, 2013
| 11:55 AM
With nearly 109 million viewers, this year's Super Bowl match between the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers on CBS ranked as the most-watched TV program of 2013.
And the No. 2 show of the year? The infamous Super Bowl blackout early in the third...
| Dec 30, 2013
The last "Sunday Night Football" telecast of the 2013 regular season was a big one for NBC, giving the network huge ratings for the night. CBS' broadcast of the Kennedy Center Honors was down from last year....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:30 PM
No one should be feeling too pea-cocky just yet, but for the first time in years, NBC seems to have some wind at its back.
The long-struggling network broke through last season, finishing ahead of one of its rivals (ABC) in the young adults demo for...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:33 PM
Network TV never knows when to stop shilling, selling, hyping and hustling its audience.
It's like a law of physics that whenever a network creates something of quality, it must always find a way to cheapen the product in trying to squeeze every last...