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Wednesday Ratings: Hannity Hugs The Competition

Scoring a exclusive with Breitbart.com’s editors releasing the videotape of the hug heard ’round the world, Hannity ruled the night, beating out every show in the demo — even The O’Reilly Factor.

Here are your full Wednesday night ratings:

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

360

Blitzer 

142

Matthews 

160

Special 

25

6 pm Baier 

347

King, USA 

101

Sharpton 

185

Prime 

63

7 pm Shep 

338

Burnett 

132

Matthews 

188

Velez-Mitchell 

99

8 pm O’Reilly 

671

Cooper 

191

Ed 

276

Grace 

174

9 pm Hannity 

699

Morgan 

162

Maddow 

352

Dr. Drew 

48

10 pm Greta 

419

Cooper 

222

O’Donnell 

283

Grace 

100

11 pm O’Reilly 

342

Burnett 

151

Ed 

169

Showbiz 

83

TOTAL DAY 336 142 167 77
PRIME TIME 596 192 304 105
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 

1.670

Blitzer 

603

Matthews 

872

Special 

170

6 pm Baier 

1.786

King 

411

Sharpton 

897

Prime 

257

7 pm Shep 

1.723

Burnett 

410

Matthews 

967

Velez-Mitchell 

316

8 pm O’Reilly 

3.234

Cooper 

569

Ed 

1.133

Grace 

520

9 pm Hannity 

2.885

Morgan 

597

Maddow 

1.267

DrDrew 

232

10 pm Greta 

1.874

Cooper 

589

O’Donnell 

1.183

Grace 

244

11 pm O’Reilly 

1.170

Burnett 

358

Ed 

604

Showbiz 

170

TOTAL DAY 1.411 445 633 211
PRIME TIME 2.669 585 1.196 326
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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