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TV Ratings: CBS wins, ABC comedies drop Wednesday

ABC comedies fell in the ratings compared to last week's numbers, while FOX's "Glee" maintained its growth.
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TV ratings: 'NCIS: LA' cools, CBS still rules Tuesday

The audience for "NCIS: Los Angeles" fell off a little Tuesday, but CBS still dominated the night.
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TV ratings report: 'Monday Night Football,' 'Curb Your Enthusiasm,' DVR boosts

Ratings tidbits, including seven-day DVR numbers, a "Seinfeld" boost for "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and a record "Monday Night Football."
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TV ratings: 'Dancing' dominates Monday

"Dancing with the Stars" and "Castle" both saw their ratings grow on Monday -- at least for the time being.
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TV ratings: 'Three Rivers' flows to OK premiere; NFL wins Sunday

The premiere of "Three Rivers" on CBS Sunday drew a decent-sized overall audience but not too many younger viewers, while NFL games boosted both NBC and FOX.
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TV ratings: 'Ghost Whisperer,' 'Medium' scare up Friday win

CBS' supernatural one-two punch took a lackluster Friday night.
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TV ratings: 'CSI' and 'Grey's Anatomy' lead Thursday

Thursday's ratings settled into a familiar pattern with "CSI" and "Grey's Anatomy" each taking a share of the night's honors.
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TV ratings: 'Glee' rises, ABC levels off, CBS wins Wednesday

Wednesday night's ratings were significantly cooler than during premiere week, although "Glee" was an exception to the downward trend.
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TV ratings: 'NCIS' gets even bigger Tuesday

"NCIS" continued its amazing start to the season on Tuesday, setting another series record for viewers and carrying CBS to a big ratings win.
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Ratings report: One week, one hit in the new season

The new season has one unqualified hit and several other promising new shows, but the first week was a mixed bag for the broadcast networks.
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Nielsen Television (TV) Ratings for Network Primetime Series

Top 20 Network Primetime Series

Rank Program Name Net Day Time Viewers
1 NCIS CBS TUE 8:00 PM 21,371,000
2 NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL : SAN DIEGO AT PITTSBURGH NBC SAT 8:31 PM 18,416,000
3 NCIS: LOS ANGELES CBS TUE 9:00 PM 17,399,000
4 DANCING WITH THE STARS ABC MON 8:00 PM 17,032,000
5 CSI CBS THUR 9:00 PM 15,938,000
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