Evening News Ratings: Week of May 10

By kevin 

The evening news programs bounced back a bit last week from the low-rated week prior, with all three newscasts growing in both total viewers and the demo.

“NBC Nightly News” extended the first-place gap, which had shrunk considerably in the last few weeks, with “ABC World News.” Both newscasts were up year-to-year in total viewers, while NBC and CBS were up in the demo.

“CBS Evening News” saw the largest jump in viewership week-to-week, increasing nearly 600,000 total viewers.

Numbers for the week of May 10:

• Total: 7,910,000 7,320,000 5,570,000
• A25-54: 2,380,000 2,080,000 1,700,000