| Apr 24, 2014
| 9:46 AM
"American Idol" rose in the ratings Wednesday according to early numbers from Nielsen, orchestrating a weeknight win for Fox.
The veteran singing contest, Fox's only program for the night, earned a 2.1 average rating among key 18-to-49-year-old...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 11:29 AM
"Dr. Who," "Dr. Who" and more "Dr. Who." By now even those few Americans still disavowing their inner geeks and/or Anglophiles must know the British sci-fi classic "Dr. Who" is about to celebrate its 50th anniversary (yes, it debuted in Britain on the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:00 PM
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine." Before you vacuum up the chip crumbs from the sofa and wipe down the seven-layer dip smears from the coffee table, catch the freshman comedy that swept the Golden Globes in a special post-Super Bowl slot Sunday night. Its low ratings...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:39 AM
"American Idol" posted a weekly ratings decline Wednesday, according to early numbers from Nielsen. Still, Fox held off CBS to win Wednesday night in the key viewing demographic.
The veteran singing competition drew an average of 10.1 million viewers...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 9:23 AM
"American Idol" kicked off its Hollywood stint Wednesday night to higher viewership and its first week-to-week gain among key young adults this season.
"Idol," now in its 13th season, drew 13.3 million viewers overall, up 7% from last week's episode,...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:00 PM
So I'm waiting at a stoplight when another piece of techno-pop skitters across the car radio, and the notion hits me: Is romance dead?
Better suited perhaps to a Time magazine cover or an article in New York magazine, the question nonetheless is soon...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 9:29 AM
No longer facing the Olympics in prime time, Fox scored a ratings win Wednesday night as "American Idol" posted numbers that were generally in line with a week ago.
But it was a close one as CBS' premiere of "Survivor" nearly tied the singing contest in...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:42 AM
Already on her third headlining tour, 21-year-old Demi Lovato took the BB&T stage by storm Tuesday Feb. 25 to promote her self-titled fourth studio album, DEMI. Opening acts were The X Factor finalists Fifth Harmony and winners of its UK counterpart,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:31 AM
Fox won Wednesday night in total viewership and among key 18-to-49-year-olds, though its "American Idol" was flat with last week's numbers, according to preliminary data from Nielsen.
The aged singing contest drew 10.5 million viewers overall and a...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:46 AM
"Chasing Shackleton" (PBS, Wednesdays). Complex in ways that were possibly not intended, this engrossing three-part documentary follows British adventurer Tim Jarvis as he seeks to re-create the perilous sea and land journey undertaken in 1916 by polar...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:34 AM
NBC's spinoff "Chicago P.D." got a solid sampling by viewers Wednesday night as "The People's Choice Awards" and a returning "Modern Family" drew plenty of eyeballs.
The police-centered "Chicago Fire" offshoot opened at 10 p.m. and drew 8.56 million...