TV Ratings: MacGyver and Blue Bloods Dip in Demo, Shark Tank Tops Night

In the latest TV show ratings, CBS’ MacGyver heralded this week’s cancellation news by ticking down in the demo (to match its series low of 0.4), while adding a handful of viewers (to deliver a total of 4.5 million). Leading out of that, Magnum P.I. (5.3 mil/0.5) was steady in the demo and Blue Bloods […]

Ratings: Meghan and Harry Encore Adds 3.1 Million, Shark Tank Tops Friday

RELATED STORIES In the latest TV show ratings, CBS’ Friday-night encore airing of Oprah With Meghan and Harry added another 3.1 million total viewers to the well-watched interview’s coffers. CBS’ original Sunday broadcast of the headlines-making Q&A amassed 17.8 million total viewers, while across the pond on ITV it drew 13.3 million. Globally, the interview […]

Ratings: MacGyver and Blue Bloods Eye Lows, Shark Tank Tops Night

In the latest TV show ratings, CBS’ MacGyver this Friday drew 4.4 million total viewers and a 0.4 demo rating, down 12 and 33 percent from its last fresh episode to mark series lows. Blue Bloods (6 mil/0.4) similarly dipped to series lows — it’s almost as if the three on, two off, one on, […]

Ratings: Magnum, Shark Tank Top Night

RELATED STORIES In the latest TV ratings, CBS’ MacGyver on Friday night closed Season 4 with 5.8 million total viewers and a 0.6 demo rating, holding steady week-to-week. TVLine readers gave the season an average grade of “B+.” Leading out of that, Magnum P.I.’s regularly scheduled episode (6.7 mil/0.7) delivered Friday’s largest audience and tied […]

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 […]

TV Ratings: Lincoln Rhyme Rises, Shark Tank Tops SmackDown for Friday Win

NBC’s Who Hunts the Bone Collector? Lincoln Rhyme Does! this Friday drew 3.7 million total viewers and a 0.5 rating, ticking up to a six-week audience high and its best demo number since its series launch. ABC’s Shark Tank (4.4 mil/0.8) ticked up from last week’s Friday “debut” to top the night in the demo. […]

Grace and Frankie Enter the Shark Tank in Season 6 Trailer — WATCH

Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin swim with the Sharks in the first trailer for Grace and Frankie Season 6 (premiering Wednesday, Jan. 15). In the video, Netflix’s titular duo turn up on ABC’s Shark Tank to pitch Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Kevin O’Leary, Lori Greiner and Rohan Oza on their new invention: a contraption that […]

Twitter & NATO think tank publish database of tweets, pics… and GIFs by ‘Russian trolls’

Ahead of midterm elections, Twitter has reminded Americans that democracy is still under threat by releasing millions of tweets by pesky Russians (and Iranians) from the past decade. How do they know? Well, that’s the question. Twitter says the database released on Wednesday contains an archive of tweets and media “we believe resulted from potentially […]

Naked man dives into shark tank for perilous swim at Toronto aquarium (VIDEO)

A skinny dipper has risked life and limb to swim with sharks in the enclosure for dangerous marine animals at one of the largest aquariums in Toronto, Canada. The bizarre stunt unfolded at Ripley’s Aquarium on Friday night, when a naked man reportedly dived into the Dangerous Lagoon shark tank and began swimming around. Eyewitnesses […]

Venezuelan authorities say drones detonated near President Maduro during a speech, but firefighters at the scene say it was just a gas tank explosion

Efecto Cocuyo/Twitter Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro cut a speech short on Saturday after a loud noise kicked off panic in the crowd. Maduro is safe, officials say. Soldiers at the event were seen running out of formation in a video shared online. Venezuela’s government is saying the loud noise was from an attempted attack on […]