TV Ratings: Modern Family Series Finale Delivers a 3-Year Audience High

ABC’s Modern Family wrapped its 11-season run on Wednesday night with 7.4 million total viewers — its largest audience since January 2017 — and a 1.6 rating, its best demo number since September 2018. TVLine readers gave the big send-off an average grade of “B+.” Bookending the hour-long finale, the A Modern Farwell special did […]

TV Ratings: Shark Tank Surges to 3-Year Audience High, Blacklist Returns Up

In the latest TV ratings, ABC’s Shark Tank (with CBS in rerun mode) reeled in 6 million total viewers and a 1.1 demo rating, surging 28 and 38 percent week-to-week to mark its largest audience in three years and its best rating in 14 months. Leading out of that, 20/20 (4.6 mil/0.8) was up a […]

WADA reinstates Russian anti-doping agency, ending 3-year suspension – reports

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee has voted to reinstate Russia’s anti-doping agency (RUSADA), after it reached agreement on two remaining requirements stipulated by the watchdog. RUSADA was declared compliant with the WADA code at an Executive Board meeting in the Seychelles on Thursday, sources from the Russian Sports Ministry confirmed to RT.  A […]

Serbia expels 6 Croatian football fans over robbery, hands them 3-year entry ban

Serbia has expelled six Croatian football fans who were caught stealing from a gas station near Belgrade while traveling to a game in Bulgaria, also slapping them with three-year entry bans. The Hajduk Split fans were arrested last week for stealing beer, cigarettes and toys from the station near Belgrade while part of a group […]

Oil rallies to fresh 3-year high

Scott Olson/Getty Oil prices jumped to fresh highs on Tuesday morning.  That’s on the back of a bullish OPEC report and Iran sanctions. Follow oil prices in real time here.  Oil prices rose to fresh multi-year highs Tuesday morning after OPEC said it cut supply more than expected and as markets poised for sanctions on […]

Canadiens re-sign Alex Galchenyuk to 3-year, $14.7M deal

Alex Galchenyuk agreed to a three-year contract with the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday and now the question is where he will play next season. The 23-year-old forward who scored 30 goals in 2015-16 has been slated to be a top-line centre since he was drafted third overall in 2012, but two coaches, Michel Therrien and […]

Taylor Swift ends 3-year streaming feud, but new music could still be off-limits to Spotify

ANALYSIS: So Taylor Swift’s big music-streaming standoff has come to an abrupt end, with the pop star announcing late yesterday that her entire back catalog is to be made available on all streaming services, including Spotify and Amazon Music Unlimited, as of midnight. ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ — Taylor Nation (@taylornation13) June 8, 2017 It was way […]