| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:53 AM
It looks like NBC is leading the way among young adult viewers with the help of the weight-loss series "The Biggest Loser" on the night that all four major networks carried live coverage of President Obama's State of the Union address.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:23 AM
With a fresh round of auditions in Detroit, "American Idol" was again the top-rated show on the major networks Wednesday night and gave Fox a comfortable win, though as expected it fell from last week's premiere.
The Motor City visit, kicking off the...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 3:24 PM
For people with Type 2 diabetes who had hoped that their love handles might serve some purpose by reducing their risk of premature death, Harvard researchers have some bad news: The “obesity paradox” does not exist.
“We found no...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:45 PM
It was always the case that the nation's medically uninsured were disproportionately non-white, poor and southern. These people were the prime targets of the Affordable Care Act, which aimed to bring them coverage in part by the federally-funded expansion...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Mark Tyree was chasing death.
The 25-year-old Marine veteran drank heavily and drove fast — often at the same time. Tyree had walked away from two serious accidents that demolished his cars.
On a foggy November morning in 2011, he slammed his...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Ratings for "Survivor's" finale Sunday hit a low, while the NFL led the night.
The last episode of "Survivor: Blood vs. Water," the 27th cycle in the reality series' run, drew 10.2 million viewers and a rating of 2.5 in the key 18-49 age demographic...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:22 AM
California's population grew by 332,000 between July 2012 and July 2013 -- the largest yearly increase in nearly a decade, according to estimates released Thursday by the California Department of Finance.
Most of the growth was “natural increase&...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:12 PM
The "Victoria's Secret Fashion Show" on CBS turned more than a few heads Tuesday night, pushing the network up to a ratings win.
The one-hour 10 p.m. telecast drew 9.71 million viewers and a rating of 3.4 among key 18-to-49-year-olds, according to...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:34 AM
NBC's Monday night was all musical with the return of "The Sing-Off," hosted by Nick Lachey, which has been off the air for two years. The two-hour "Sing-Off" Season 4 premiere improved over its 2011 opener, according to early numbers from Nielsen....
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:10 AM
With nothing but reruns on CBS and no new "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," some TV viewers checked out Fox's comedy lineup Tuesday night.
Leading off prime time, the politically incorrect freshman comedy "Dads" drew an average of 3.8 million...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:54 PM
SEATTLE — The new year is shaping up to be one of the marijuana movement's strongest ever.
The first legal pot storefronts in America opened to long lines in Colorado 20 days ago. Washington state is poised to issue licenses for producing,...