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Stern Dismisses Talent Show Criticism

19th December 2011

Howard Stern has shrugged off concerns over his appointment as a judge on America's Got Talent, insisting complaints from parents' groups are unfounded as he will be taking his new role "seriously".The controversial shock jock...

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It's Official Howard Stern To Judge America's Got Talent

16th December 2011

The decision to replace the departing Piers Morgan with shock jock Howard Stern on NBC'S America's Got Talent quickly set off the kind of controversy that the producer no doubt expected when they selected him....

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Howard Stern Replaces Piers Morgan As America's Got Talent Judge

15th December 2011

Notorious shock jock Howard Stern has been unveiled as Piers Morgan's replacement on hit U.S. TV show America's Got Talent.Morgan announced he would be stepping down as a judge last month (Nov11) and rumours were...

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Report Cowell To Return To U.k. Talent Show

30th November 2011

Simon Cowell, who left the British version of America's Got Talent ( Britain's Got Talent ) to focus his energy on the launch of The X Factor in the U.S., will return to the show...

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Cowell Confirms Howard Stern May Join Agt

25th November 2011

Simon Cowell, the creator and executive producer of America's Got Talent , has confirmed that Howard Stern is being considered to replace Piers Morgan as a judge on the talent contest. "I like him," Cowell...

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Mixed Signals From Howard Stern Re America's Got Talent

15th November 2011

Howard Stern on Monday appeared to dispute a Wall Street Journal report that he was in talks with NBC to replace Piers Morgan on the judging panel of America's Got Talent . "I am not...

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Howard Stern: 'I Love America's Got Talent'

14th November 2011

Notorious shock jock Howard Stern has fuelled reports he's in talks to replace newsman Piers Morgan as a judge on hit U.S. TV show America's Got Talent by telling radio listeners he's a big fan...

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Report Howard Stern To Join America's Got Talent

11th November 2011

Seeming to be courting controversy, the producers of America's Got Talent are in "serious negotiations" to replace Piers Morgan with Howard Stern as a judge on the talent contest, the Wall Street Journal reported today...

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Morgan Leaving America's Got Talent To Focus On Cnn

10th November 2011

NBC's hit summer talent show America's Got Talent probably draws more viewers in one night than Piers Morgan's interview show on CNN draws in a month, but Morgan said Wednesday that he can't continue working...

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Morgan Leaving America's Got Talent

10th November 2011

British newsman Piers Morgan is leaving the judging panel of America's Got Talent after struggling to juggle the show with his Cnn job.The former tabloid editor has sat in the judging chair since the TV...

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Ratings For Emmys Dip Again

21st September 2011

Television's annual Emmy awards, once one of the medium's highest-rated annual events, landed in seventh place on the Nielsen ratings list for last week, outranked by NBC's Sunday-night football telecast, which aired opposite it, a...

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Sinatra Sound-alike Wins Agt 'S $1-Million Prize

15th September 2011

An average of 14 million viewers tuned in to NBC's America's Got Talent Wednesday night to see a 37-year-old car washer from Logan, WV take the $1 million prize as the winner of this season's...

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Nbc Kicks One Through The Goalposts

14th September 2011

The arrival of NFL football dominated primetime network ratings for last week and gave NBC a rare -- and emphatic -- victory in both the total number of adults as well as adults 18-49. The...

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Univision A Big Ratings Winner

8th September 2011

Nielsen's top ten ratings list was turned on its ear this week as Univision's telenovela (limited-run soap opera) Fuerza del Destino captured three of the positions among the key demographic group of adults 18-49, making...

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America's Got Talent And Ncis Battle It Out

7th September 2011

NBC and CBS played to their strengths Tuesday night, with NBC airing a two-hour edition of America's Got Talent , while CBS aired three hours of reruns of NCIS. NBC turned out to be the...

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Talent Judges Criticize Response To Fiery Accident

1st September 2011

Two judges who appeared on Tuesday's semi-finals edition of America's Got Talent have criticized producers Freemantle Media for failing to come to the aid of a member of a gymnastics act when one of the...

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Thanks To Talent , Football, Nbc's Got Ratings

31st August 2011

It was another week for NBC's peacock to crow. The struggling network saw its America's Got Talent rank first and second in the Nielsen ratings, with the two-hour Tuesday edition averaging 12 million viewers and...

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Nbc Tops Ratings Again

24th August 2011

CBS's NCIS and its companion spin-off NCIS Los Angeles were the only scripted repeats to land in Nielsen's top ten last week -- a week that saw struggling NBC place four programs in that list...

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Ratings Ncis At Top

17th August 2011

A rerun of CBS's NCIS placed first in the ratings among total adults last week, edging out the usual weekly winner during the summer, NBC's America's Got Talent. The Tuesday edition of the talent contest...

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Ratings For Entertainment Shows Fall Below Newscast's

10th August 2011

For the second week in a row, television executives might have been wishing that their entertainment programs were drawing the sizable audiences that their evening newscasts were. While NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams averaged...

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Piers Morgan Stunned By Osbourne's In-flight Breasts Flash

10th August 2011

Newsman-turned-U.S. TV personality Piers Morgan dreads private plane trips with his America's Got Talent co-stars after he woke during one flight to find Sharon Osbourne's naked breasts in his face.The former U.K. tabloid editor insists...

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News Beats Entertainment In Ratings

3rd August 2011

More TV viewers were watching reports about the budget crisis last week than most entertainment programs. NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams averaged 7.9 million viewers for the week. That would have put it at...

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Fox First Among Young Viewers, Last Among Total Viewers

27th July 2011

Fox's highest-rated show among total adults last week was the Wednesday edition of So You Think You Can Dance , which came in at No. 23 in the overall weekly ratings. Nevertheless, among the key...

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Piers Morgan Faces New Questions Re Phone Hacking

25th July 2011

James Hipwell, a former writer for the London Daily Mirror , has claimed that writers for that tabloid also engaged in telephone hacking when it was edited by Piers Morgan, the CNN host and America's...

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Cse Has New Lease On Life On Wednesdays

21st July 2011

It looks like CBS's old warhorse CSI Crime Scene Investigation is going to do just fine in its new time slot, 10 00 p.m. on Wednesday. Even as a rerun on Wednesday night the drama...

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Cbs, Fox Share Ratings Honors

20th July 2011

CBS didn't have to do much more than air reruns and Big Brother to capture the most viewers last week, although Fox won the week among viewers 18-49, thanks largely to its coverage of Major...

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Big Brother Return Gives Cbs Wednesday Win

14th July 2011

The return of Big Brother on CBS Wednesday night helped lift the network to No. 1 in the ratings even though NBC had the top-rated show of the night, America's Got Talent , with 11...

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Baseball Strikes Out Against Talent

13th July 2011

America's Got Talent outshone the talent of MLB's American League and National League Tuesday night as it averaged 13.75 million viewers against 10.23 million for the All Star Game, according to overnight Nielsen ratings. The...

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Sawyer Closing In On Williams

13th July 2011

An excerpt from Diane Sawyer's interview with Jaycee Dugard that was included in last Thursday night's World News with Diane Sawyer not only gave the ABC newscast a rare win for the night over NBC...

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Struggling Nbc Wins Another Week

7th July 2011

NBC executives may have been wishing that the network's summer ratings might hold over through the regular season in the fall, as it led among 18-49-year-olds last week, thanks to the season finale of The...

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