The August State and Regional Employment report, released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, showed that most states ended the summer with continued modest job growth and mostly stable rates of unemployment.
Final broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 Friday’s two new series carried their early ratings through to the finals, while one veteran show saw its ratings tick up. “Hawaii Five-0” adjusted up a tenth of a point in adults 18-49 to a 1.4 rating. Show More Summary
ABC’s “Designated Survivor” had a pretty good premiere based on the overnight ratings for Wednesday, Sept. 21, and early indications are it’s going to be a strong DVR performer as well. The show grew by 1.5 points in adults 18-49 (2.2 to 3.7) and by more than 5.2 million viewers (10.04 million to 15.28 million) after three days of delayed viewing. Show More Summary
The FBI’s 2015 crime report shows a 10 percent rise, and 2016 has been higher still. But that doesn't mean Trump's policy prescriptions are right.
FBI data show seven cities are largely responsible for the increase in murders last year. Experts said homicides and other violence remain at low rates compared with a crime wave from 20 years ago.
The premiere of “This Is Us” was the top-rated new series of premiere week through Friday, albeit not by a lot. The NBC drama premiered to a 2.8 rating in adults 18-49 on Tuesday. That put it two tenths of a point ahead of CBS’ comedy “Kevin Can Wait” for the top spot among new series. Show More Summary
Now that the much-talked-about Power Season Finale is behind us, speculation has already begun about Power Season 4, which is currently in the process of being filmed for Starz. As the number-one rated show for the Lionsgate-owned network, the Power Season Finale was a ratings winner, and Season 4 promises to be just as much... Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Violent crime in certain big U.S. cities in 2015 likely increased over 2014, although the overall crime rate has remained far below peak levels of the early 1990s, experts said, in advance of the FBI's annual crime report to be released later on Monday. Show More Summary
Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for cancer patients who receive the treatment for brain metastases decreases the likelihood of local recurrence but shows no positive difference in terms of overall survival (OS) or distant brain metastases...Show More Summary
Bill O’Reilly and Megyn Kelly had an excellent week of ratings at Fox News. O’Reilly averaged 2.94 million viewers a night, while Megyn Kelly averaged 2.77 million, which is her best showing in the past month. The election cycle is certainly helping both Fox News stars. Show More Summary
RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars did not simulcast its most anticipated episode, "Revenge of the Queens," on VH1. How did that affect the show's ratings? Read this story »
Fall TV hit the schedule in full swing this past week, and the major networks released a slew of brand news series. As happens every year, some have fared better than others and the first week is still a good indication of what people wanted to tune in for and what they didn't.
By Cynthia Littleton LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "MacGyver" lived up to the spirit of the show with a surprisingly big opening night on Friday. Fox's "The Exorcist" had a slow start that was still credible by the low bar of Friday viewership. Show More Summary
There is no love lost between Taraji P. Henson and 50 Cent. Henson stars on the hit Fox drama, Empire, while 50 Cent co-created and stars on Power. Basically, both shows are very popular. Currently, Empire is the highest rated scripted...Show More Summary
Broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 Note: Live college football on ABC and FOX will likely result in greater adjustments than usual in the final nationals. The numbers for Saturday: Time Show Adults 18-49 Rating/Share Viewers (millions) 8 p.m. Show More Summary
The first delayed-viewing ratings of the season have arrived, and they show Monday night’s top-rated show growing substantially and two new comedies getting decent bumps from DVR use. “The Big Bang Theory,” which was one of the highest-performing DVR shows last season, remains that way to start the 2016-17 campaign. Show More Summary
Taraji P. Henson is firing back at 50 Cent for criticizing her hit TV show Empire. The 46-year-old actress took to Instagram after he poked fun at the ratings and promoted his Starz show Power. “For the confused ppl. Do REAL research!!! Loose change makes sooooooo much UNNECESSARY NOISE. STILL LOOKING FOR THAT DAMN CENT [...]
Broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 The numbers for Friday feature two reboots of old shows or movies and a host of premieres for returning series: Time Show Adults 18-49 Rating/Share Viewers (millions) 8 p.m. Show More Summary
There is an economic imbalance in this country that is growing at an unsustainable rate. The anger and frustration laid bare by the 2016 presidential campaign shows young people by the millions worrying about their economic future, while...Show More Summary
In the week of Sept. 12-16, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” maintained the top spot in the 11:35 p.m. time slot once again, despite dropping from a 0.97 rating in adults 18-49 to a 0.80. Meanwhile, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” also fell from a 0.52 to a 0.39, still keeping the top spot in its respective time slot as well. Show More Summary