| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Data for this analysis were compiled from the 2008-2012 estimates of the American Community Survey, which asks respondents to report the number of rooms in their dwellings, as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau. That measure includes bedrooms, kitchens and...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 4:45 PM
From the balcony of her Crescent Drive apartment, Shari Able takes in the luxurious view — a picture-postcard panorama of the homes of Beverly Hills. Her home sits above a Whole Foods stocked with organic kabocha squash and Dungeness crabs. Rodeo...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 1:32 PM
American women – especially white women – are increasingly choosing to have their babies at home instead of in a hospital, new government data show.
One out of every 49 babies born to non-Latino white mothers in 2012 came into the world...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:31 AM
NBC won Monday night with blind auditions on "The Voice" and James Spader's "The Blacklist," though the latter's ratings in a key demographic were was down from last week.
The singing contest, now in its sixth season, drew an average of 15.7 million...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 9:45 AM
CBS won Thursday night with help from "The Big Bang Theory" as Fox's "American Idol" hit a new low among key 18-49-year-old viewers.
According to early numbers from Nielsen, CBS averaged 10.5 million viewers in prime time, led by "The Big Bang Theory,"...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 9:29 AM
No longer facing the Olympics in prime time, Fox scored a ratings win Wednesday night as "American Idol" posted numbers that were generally in line with a week ago.
But it was a close one as CBS' premiere of "Survivor" nearly tied the singing contest in...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:42 AM
A lower Tuesday "Voice" helped NBC win the night among key 18- to 49-year-olds, while CBS had more viewers overall. Meanwhile, ABC saw a lackluster launch for its new series "Mind Games."
According to early numbers from Nielsen, the first Tuesday...
| Feb 25, 2014
California is the world's largest experiment in social diversity. It has had no majority racial ethnic group since 1999, when whites fell below 50% of the population. In March, Latinos will become the largest group here, making up 39% of state residents,...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:55 AM
NBC closed out its coverage of the Sochi Winter Olympics down in the ratings from the Vancouver Games four years ago.
According to preliminary numbers from Nielsen, the closing ceremony for the Games in Sochi, Russia, drew 15.3 million viewers on...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:42 PM
The Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, end in a few days, and at least one group of people probably won't be sorry to see the Games go: the producers of "American Idol."
Now in its 13th season, Fox's singing contest sank to some all-time ratings lows for...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Baby Judith is alive and well, and so is "The Walking Dead" on AMC.
Sunday night's original episode, entitled "Inmates," attracted 13.3 million viewers, making it the No. 1 regularly scheduled entertainment program for the night.
As impressive, the...