U.S. Broadcast Television Ratings for the Week Ended May 19

May 21 (Bloomberg) -- The following table lists the top 25 broadcast television shows for the week of 05/13/13 through 05/19/13. The programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK PROGRAM                       NET  RATING  SHARE    TIME
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  1  NCIS                          CBS   11.8    20     8:00 PM
  2  BIG BANG THEORY, THE          CBS    9.6    17     8:00 PM
  3  DANCING WITH THE STARS        ABC    8.8    14     8:00 PM
  4  AMERICAN IDOL-THURSDAY        FOX    8.7    14     8:00 PM
  5  NCIS: LOS ANGELES             CBS    8.5    13     9:00 PM
  6  DANCING W/STARS RESULTS       ABC    7.8    12     9:00 PM
  7  AMERICAN IDOL-WEDNESDAY       FOX    7.5    13     8:00 PM
  8  BIG BANG THEORY, THE-SP(S)    CBS    7.4    12     8:31 PM
  8  CASTLE                        ABC    7.4    12    10:01 PM
 10  VOICE                         NBC    6.9    11     8:00 PM
 11  CRIMINAL MINDS                CBS    6.8    11     9:00 PM
 12  60 MINUTES                    CBS    6.7    12     7:00 PM
 13  VOICE-TUE                     NBC    6.3    10     9:00 PM
 14  SCANDAL                       ABC    6.2    10    10:02 PM
 15  CSI                           CBS    6.1    10    10:00 PM
 15  MODERN FAMILY                 ABC    6.1    10     9:00 PM
 17  GREY’S ANATOMY                ABC    6.0     9     9:00 PM
 18  BODY OF PROOF                 ABC    5.7    10    10:01 PM
 19  BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS(S)     ABC    5.6     9     8:00 PM
 19  ELEMENTARY                    CBS    5.6     9     9:01 PM
 21  2 BROKE GIRLS                 CBS    5.5     8     9:00 PM
 22  60 MINUTES - 8PM SPECIAL(S)   CBS    5.4     9     8:00 PM
 23  HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER         CBS    5.2     9     8:00 PM
 24  HAWAII FIVE-0                 CBS    5.1     8    10:00 PM
 24  MIKE & MOLLY                  CBS    5.1     8     9:30 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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