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TV ratings: 'Big Brother' hits summer high, 'Rising Star' up in finale
TV ratings: 'Big Brother' hits summer high, 'Rising Star' up in finale

CBS' "Big Brother" rose to a season ratings high Sunday night, while ABC's "Rising Star" rose in its finale, according to early numbers from Nielsen. Sunday night's Beyonce-powered MTV Video Music Awards won't be out until later on Monday, but it will certainly be a major factor. Last year's awards show, which featured a provocative performance by Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke, averaged more than 10 million viewers. The 2011 VMAs currently holds the record for that program, with 12.4 million viewers.  With 7.26 million viewers tuning in, "Big Brother" had its most-watched episode of the summer so far. It hit a rating of 2.5...

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