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Bill O’Reilly Nearly Hits A Million Demo Viewers As HLN’s Nancy Grace Closes On Second Place

Cable news ratings, January 26, 2011:

•Eight o’clock continues to be a highly interesting hour in prime since the departure of Keith Olbermann from MSNBC. Replacement Lawrence O’Donnell took second place among viewers 25-54 Wednesday night, with 219,000 viewers. That’s just 4,000 viewers ahead of HLN’s Nancy Grace.

At Fox, meanwhile, Bill O’Reilly remains on top with nearly a million viewers 25-54 on Wednesday night.

•At 9 o’clock, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow edged her new rival at CNN, Piers Morgan. Maddow took second place behind Fox’s Sean Hannity with 283,000 viewers 25-54. Morgan trailed in third place with 248,000.

Here’s the full scoreboard:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm Beck

502

Blitzer

155

Matthews

154

Showbiz

52

6 pm Baier

463

Blitzer

155

Live

193

Prime

77

7 pm Shep

518

King, USA

147

Matthews

222

Issues

157

8 pm O’Reilly

910

ParkerSpitzer

169

O’Donnell

219

Grace

215

9 pm Hannity

511

Morgan

248

Maddow

283

Missing

128

10 pm Van Susteren

394

Cooper

151

Schultz

231

Behar

127

11 pm O’Reilly

297

Cooper

132

O’Donnell

194

Showbiz

98

TOTAL DAY 331 140 142 122
PRIME TIME 605 189 244 153
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.
TV NEWS RATINGS: TOTAL VIEWERS (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm Beck

1990

Blitzer

627

Matthews

829

Showbiz

159

6 pm Baier

2156

Blitzer

510

Live

828

Prime

234

7 pm Shep

1965

King, USA

484

Matthews

894

Issues

448

8 pm O’Reilly

3235

ParkerSpitzer

549

O’Donnell

1080

Grace

548

9 pm Hannity

2165

Morgan

737

Maddow

1275

Missing

333

10 pm Van Susteren

1670

Cooper

507

Schultz

933

Behar

386

11 pm O’Reilly

1088

Cooper

404

O’Donnell

532

Showbiz

264

TOTAL DAY 1397 454 578 287
PRIME TIME 2357 598 1096 428
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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