U.S. Broadcast Television Ratings for the Week Ended Aug. 4

The following table lists the top 25 broadcast television shows for the week of 07/29/13 through 08/04/13. The programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK PROGRAM                       NET  RATING  SHARE    TIME
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  1  UNDER THE DOME                CBS    7.2    12    10:00 PM
  2  AMERICA’S GOT TALENT-WED      NBC    6.2    10     9:00 PM
  2  NBC NFL PRE-SEASON GM 8/4(S)  NBC    6.2    11     8:11 PM
  4  AMERICA’S GOT TALENT-TUE      NBC    5.7     9     9:00 PM
  5  60 MINUTES                    CBS    5.5    11     7:00 PM
  6  NBC NFL PR-SN PRE-KICK8/4(S)  NBC    5.4    10     8:00 PM
  7  BACHELORETTE, THE             ABC    5.3     9     8:00 PM
  8  BIG BANG THEORY, THE          CBS    5.2    10     8:00 PM
  9  NCIS                          CBS    5.1     9     8:00 PM
 10  UNFORGETTABLE                 CBS    4.6     7     9:00 PM
 11  BIG BROTHER 15-THU            CBS    4.4     8     9:01 PM
 11  TWO AND A HALF MEN            CBS    4.4     8     8:31 PM
 13  AMERICA GOT TALENT-WED 8P     NBC    4.3     8     8:00 PM
 13  CSI                           CBS    4.3     7    10:00 PM
 15  BIG BROTHER 15-SUN            CBS    4.1     7     8:01 PM
 15  NCIS: LOS ANGELES             CBS    4.1     7     9:00 PM
 17  BIG BROTHER 15-WED            CBS    3.9     7     8:00 PM
 18  DATELINE FRI                  NBC    3.7     7     9:00 PM
 19  BLUE BLOODS                   CBS    3.6     7    10:00 PM
 20  48 HOURS                      CBS    3.5     7    10:00 PM
 21  PERSON OF INTEREST - TUE      CBS    3.4     6    10:00 PM
 22  MASTERCHEF WED-9P             FOX    3.3     6     9:00 PM
 22  ROOKIE BLUE                   ABC    3.3     6    10:01 PM
 24  MIKE & MOLLY                  CBS    3.2     5     9:30 PM
 24  SECRET MILLIONAIRE            ABC    3.2     6     8:00 PM

(S) = Special
Each ratings point equals 1.142 million homes.

Figures include live viewing and same-day digital-video recorder
playback.

Source: Nielsen

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