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Nancy Grace Beats Lawrence O’Donnell For Second Place At 8 P.M. (Viewers 25-54)

Cable news ratings, July 19, 2011:

•Ratings for HLN’s Nancy Grace have fallen from the stratospheric heights they reached during the Casey Anthony murder trial, but the show remains strong, averaging 268,000 viewers 25-54 Tuesday–putting the show in second place behind Fox’s Bill O’Reilly (613,000) and ahead of MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell (238,000). CNN’s In the Arena, set to be replaced by Anderson Cooper next month, was far back in fourth place with 185,000 viewers.

•At 7 p.m., MSNBC’s Chris Matthews had a strong night, finishing in second place with 229,000 viewers 25-54–far from first place finisher Shepard Smith, but well ahead of CNN’s John King, whose show is set to move to 6 p.m. in September with the arrival of CNN’s Erin Burnett.

Here’s the full scoreboard:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm The5

287

Blitzer

137

Matthews

193

Special

108

6 pm Baier

369

Blitzer

167

Live

173

Prime

133

7 pm Shep

388

King, USA

132

Matthews

229

Issues

180

8 pm O’Reilly

613

Arena

185

O’Donnell

238

Grace

268

9 pm Hannity

538

Morgan

206

Maddow

345

DrDrew

186

10 pm Van Susteren

388

Cooper

235

Schultz

313

Behar

141

11 pm O’Reilly

312

Cooper

192

O’Donnell

184

Showbiz

108

TOTAL DAY 260 127 161 136
PRIME TIME 515 209 299 193
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 The5

1406

Blitzer

508

Matthews

633

Special

496

6 pm Baier

2036

Blitzer

508

Live

633

Prime

496

7 pm Shep

1646

King, USA

478

Matthews

804

Issues

644

8 pm O’Reilly

2837

Arena

597

O’Donnell

936

Grace

1106

9 pm Hannity

2274

Morgan

635

Maddow

1112

DrDrew

771

10 pm Van Susteren

1699

Cooper

614

Schultz

873

Behar

713

11 pm O’Reilly

1108

Cooper

420

O’Donnell

496

Showbiz

414

TOTAL DAY 1088 410 485 460
PRIME TIME 2272 616 974 845
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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