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Nielsen's top programs for May 16-22


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NEW YORK (AP) -- Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for May 16-22. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.

1. "NCIS," CBS, 18.02 million.

2. "NCIS: New Orleans," CBS, 13.3 million.

3. "Dancing With the Stars," ABC, 11.64 million.

4. "Empire," Fox, 10.88 million.

5. "Billboard Music Awards," ABC, 9.76 million.

6. "Survivor," CBS, 9.54 million.

7. "The Voice" (Monday), NBC, 9.52 million.

8. "The Voice" (Tuesday), NBC, 9.05 million.

9. NBA Playoffs: Oklahoma City at Golden State, Game 1, TNT, 8.71 million.

10. "The Big Bang Theory," CBS, 8.63 million.

11. "Mike & Molly" (Monday, 8:30 p.m.), CBS, 8.45 million.

12. "60 Minutes," CBS, 8.32 million.

13. "Grey's Anatomy," ABC, 8.19 million.

14. "Mom," CBS, 8.14 million.

15. NBA Playoffs: Golden State at Oklahoma City, Game 3, TNT, 8.02 million.

16. "Chicago Fire," NBC, 7.91 million.

17. "Game of Thrones," HBO, 7.89 million.

18. "Mike & Molly" (Monday, 8 p.m.), CBS, 7.87 million.

19. "Chicago Med," NBC, 7.86 million.

20. "Castle," ABC, 7.65 million.

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