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Thanksgiving football, Big 10 rivalry game score in ratings

Dec. 01, 2021 17:01 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Even at a time football generally dominates television ratings, the long Thanksgiving Day weekend was notable. CBS' turkey day telecast of the Dallas Cowboys against the Las Vegas Raiders reached 37.8 million viewers, the biggest audience for an NFL...

CNN suspends Chris Cuomo for helping brother in scandal

Dec. 01, 2021 11:01 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN indefinitely suspended anchor Chris Cuomo on Tuesday after details emerged about how he helped his brother, former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, to face charges of sexual harassment earlier this year. The network said documents released by New York's...

Five million viewers see Carlson's Rittenhouse chat

Nov. 23, 2021 18:25 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Tucker Carlson reached 5.05 million viewers for his Kyle Rittenhouse interview on Monday, the Fox News Channel opinion host's largest audience since the night of the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol. Rittenhouse was acquitted on murder charges last week ...

Adele tops Swift in musician faceoff, nearly beats Oscars

Nov. 17, 2021 16:08 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Adele attracted 10.3 million viewers to a busy Sunday night special where she debuted new music, facilitated a marriage proposal and dished with Oprah Winfrey about her divorce and workout routine. The Nielsen company said the CBS show nearly had a...

'Red Notice,' 'Squid Game' top Netflix hours-watched metric

Nov. 16, 2021 17:03 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix on Tuesday rolled out a new website that measures its most-viewed films and series by the amount of hours users spend watching them. The results? People are watching “Squid Game” and the new action-adventure film “Red Notice” maybe even more than you would...

Fox's 'The Five' scores rare win for daytime; NFL takes top

Nov. 09, 2021 21:34 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel's prime-time lineup gets plenty of attention, but, lately, the network's viewers have been drawn to an early-bird special. In October, Fox's “The Five” eclipsed every show on cable news in popularity for the first time ever, the...

World Series TV viewers up 20% from 2020 but down from 2019

Nov. 03, 2021 20:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — World Series television ratings rebounded following the record low set last year. The Atlanta Braves' six-game victory over the Houston Astros averaged 11,750,000 viewers on Fox, the network said Wednesday. That was up 20% from the...

Fox scores ratings win as World Series viewership rebounds

Nov. 02, 2021 23:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Baseball was especially good to Fox, with the Atlanta-Houston World Series lifting the network to its first weekly ratings win in the young TV season. The series rebounded from last year's contest, which hit an all-time viewership low that was...

World Series seeing its highest TV viewership since 2019

Nov. 02, 2021 15:35 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The World Series has its highest broadcast viewership since 2019 — with 13.9 million tuned in during Sunday's Game 5 alone across Fox platforms. Atlanta’s 3-2 win over Houston on Saturday night received a 5.65 rating, 15 share and 10,511,000 viewers...

World Series TV viewers for Braves-Astros up 37% for Game 3

Nov. 01, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Television ratings are up for the World Series along with its return to its usual format with games in each team’s city. Atlanta’s 2-0 victory over visiting Houston in Game 3 on Friday drew a 6.1 rating, 16 share and 11,232,000 viewers on Fox. That...