A decade ago this week, traders cheered news that the Federal Reserve was cutting its key interest rate by an assertive 50 basis points. Back then, the central bank was getting more worried about how borrowing costs could speed up the...Show More Summary
There's good news and bad news when it comes to Sunday night's Emmys ratings. Let's go with the bad news first: the numbers were low - really low. But - good news! - this year's low is slightly better than last year's all-time low! Despite...Show More Summary
ABC's World News Tonight continues to win season-to-date, for the first time in 21 years.
FAIR surveyed the discussion of Nazi protesters in the month since the Charlottesville demonstration in America's six top broadsheet newspapers ("Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, LA Times, San Jose Mercury News and Washington Post") and found "virtually equal amounts of condemnation of fascists and anti-fascist protesters." (more…)
Positive news: “The rate of consumption poverty, which measures how much people consume, and therefore better captures the extent of deprivation and material poverty in the United States, continues to decline, falling to an all-time low of 3.0%.... The Official Poverty Measure (OPM), which takes into account only pre-tax and pre-benefit cash income, […]
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From Matthew Graham at Mortgage News Daily: Mortgage Rates Continue Pushing Recent HighsMortgage rates resumed their recent uptrend today, after taking a quick break to end the week last Friday. The result is another push up to the highest levels in just over 3 weeks. Show More Summary
I have seen so little news I didn't even know the Emmys were on last night. Apparently, Steven Colbert was not appreciated, as ratings were very very low. Was it Irma? Or has Trump-bashing lost its appeal? I pretty much ignore everything about... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
OH MY: PRELIM RATINGS FOR EMMYS PREDICT NEW RECORD … LOW. By the Obama era, television news had become closed-circuit TV for the ruling class. TV’s entertainment wing has followed suit. It’s fascinating that for an industry allegedly obsessed with profit, by alienating half the country, the media’s ideology sure leaves a lot of money […]
Bashing Megyn Kelly certainly seems like the popular thing to do right now. After leaving Fox News to work at NBC, she has faced nothing but negative reviews and low ratings for her news magazine show, which was eventually cancelled....Show More Summary
If you would like to ask about or request ratings for a program or event on these networks, please reach Douglas on Twitter @SonOfTheBronx. Ratings News and Notes The post Ratings: Diamondbacks on Labor Day Hit Season-Best Phoenix TV Rating for a Fox Sports Arizona Telecast appeared first on Awful Announcing.
If you would like to ask about or request ratings for a program or event on these networks, please reach Douglas on Twitter @SonOfTheBronx. Ratings News and Notes The NASCAR Monster Cup Series’ Federated Auto Parts 400 from Richmond on NBCSN drew 2.14 million viewers on Sep. Show More Summary
If you would like to ask about or request ratings for a program or event on these networks, please reach Douglas on Twitter @SonOfTheBronx. Ratings News and Notes The “U.S. Open” tennis tournament on ESPN and ESPN2 from Aug. 28-Sep.Show More Summary
There was good news and bad news for Comedy Central…
Let Me Tell You A Story About The Bar Exam: Sure, you are used to hearing lots of ominous news about the future of the profession. But in New Mexico bar passage rates are actually up! Congrats! Abandon Your Privacy When You Check In:...Show More Summary
What’s up with mortgage rates? Jeff Lazerson of Mortgage Grader in Laguna Niguel gives us his take. Rate news summary From Freddie Mac’s weekly survey: Still at the second lowest level since the presidential election, the 30-year fixed rate was unchanged from last week, remaining at 3.78 percent. Ditto for the 15-year fixed, also remaining at the […]
Gov. Bill Haslam says Tennessee has set a new high mark for its high school graduation rate. A news release from the governor's office Thursday says the 2016-17 graduation rate … Click to Continue »
Double digit growth for the evening newscasts with coverage of the aftermath of Harvey and the approach of Irma.
Actually two pieces of good news: First, the uninsured rate by age and year: Amazing uninsured chart by age over time @uscensusbureau pic.twitter.com/8EYSVSqKRe — Altarum_CSHS (@Altarum_CSHS) September 12, 2017 We’re seeing gains through the end of 2016. Early data on 2017 shows no improvement but so far no losses in coverage. And then in the […]