World News Tonight is still leading in total viewers this season for the first time in 17 years.
NBC Nightly News won May 2016 sweeps across the board, but finished runner up to World News Tonight in total audience for a second consecutive week.
Season to Date “World News Tonight” is Delivering its Closest Performance with NBC Among Total Viewers in 7 Years
Nightly News, World News Tonight and CBS Evening News were each up in total viewers from the same quarter last year. NBC and CBS were also up in the news demo.
As NBC’s “Nightly News” continues to see viewer falloff, ABC’s “World News Tonight” continues to lead the evening news ratings. In a press release, ABC noted that “World News Tonight with David Muir” won total viewers for the third ...