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Fox News Ratings

Rough Year For Cable News Networks

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 06.04.2014 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — During some perilous times for the cable news networks, CNN is relieved to find there's still some resonance to the 1960s. ...

Cable News Networks Had A Rough Year

Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

The ratings for 2013 are in, and it was a rough year for cable news networks. Like clockwork, Fox News led the pack with an average of 1.097 milli...

More Bad News For MSNBC

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.29.2013 | Media

MSNBC's ratings problems continued in July, as it fell behind CNN and, in some cases, HLN for the month. So far, MSNBC has been dogged by an extrem...

Fox News Viewers May Be Graying, But Their Passion Still Pays

www.nytimes.com | Posted 09.22.2013 | Media

Fox News continues to be near the top in cable television in terms of the number of viewers it attracts, but it is near the top in another category, t...

WATCH: Bob Beckel Doubles Down On Outrageous Comment

Posted 07.11.2013 | Media

Fox News' Bob Beckel continued his string of anti-Muslim comments on Tuesday's "The Five." Shortly after the Boston Marathon bombings, Beckel said...

Where Is She Going?

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro and Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.03.2013 | Media

After Fox News' Tuesday announcement that Megyn Kelly would move to primetime, multiple reports speculated on which hour the former daytime host would...

More Bad News For MSNBC

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung and Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.02.2013 | Media

MSNBC has had a rough few months in the ratings. The network fell to third place, behind Fox News and CNN, in primetime viewers for the second qua...

WATCH: Greta Van Susteren Hits Out At CNN

Posted 06.28.2013 | Media

Greta Van Susteren appeared on Larry King's Ora TV show Thursday night and had some harsh things to say about the network that used to employ her. ...

Sean Hannity's Very Touchy Defense

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.19.2013 | Media

In a wide-ranging interview with Playboy that even touched on his admiration for disco, Sean Hannity seemed to grow somewhat touchy when the magazine ...

PHOTOS: Big Shakeup In Cable News Ratings

Posted 06.03.2013 | Media

Coverage of the Jodi Arias trial and the Oklahoma tornado threw cable news ratings into a bit of a tailspin during the month of May. While Fox New...

Fox News' Latest Hire

Posted 05.17.2013 | Media

Fox News announced on Friday that former Tea Party congressman Allen West has joined the network as a contributor. West's hiring was the latest in...

Megyn Kelly, Greta Van Susteren Re-Up Fox News Contracts

Posted 05.08.2013 | Media

Megyn Kelly and Greta Van Susteren reportedly re-upped their contracts with Fox News. The move has fueled speculation about the possibility of Kelly m...

Fox News' Tough Month

Posted 04.02.2013 | Media

The cable news industry was hit with another month of tough ratings news. Every network saw its ratings drop from 2012, a politics-heavy election ...

WATCH: These 'Fox & Friends' Hosts Are Stumped!

Posted 03.05.2013 | Media

For whatever reason, Fox News' morning show decided to use its hosts as examples of parents who can't help their children with their math homework. ...

Fox News Lifting From Politico?

jimromenesko.com | Posted 03.04.2013 | Media

The Agriculture Department’s programs for the poor also will see cuts in March, including the Women, Infants and Children program, which must cut it...

O'Reilly, Hannity See Huge Ratings Drop-Off

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung and Jack Mirkinson | Posted 02.26.2013 | Media

There was good news and bad news for Fox News in the February cable news ratings. The good news? Fox News once again had the top 13 programs — mu...

Chris Wallace Teases Mitt Romney Announcement

Posted 02.21.2013 | Media

The folks at Mediaite overheard an eyebrow-raising conversation on Fox News host Brian Kilmeade's radio show on Thursday. During a discussion with...

Think Again: Pity the Poor Folks at Fox News

Eric Alterman | Posted 04.10.2013 | Media
Eric Alterman

Not a day goes by lately that Fox News does not itself make news. In the past few days, we've learned that the station dropped longtime commentator and pollster Dick Morris from its team of analysts.

WATCH: Is Fox News' Dominance In Ratings Over?

Posted 02.01.2013 | Media

What does Fox News' recent slip in the ratings mean for the network? Not much, according to most observers. Fox News, the perennial number one cab...

Fox News Ratings Hit New Lows

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung and Jack Mirkinson | Posted 03.31.2013 | Media

At the end of each month, cable news ratings are released to the public. And, like clockwork, Fox News dominates the top 13 or so programs, far outstr...

WATCH: Fox News Men Need A New Fiscal Cliff Analogy

Posted 01.07.2013 | Media

Fox News contributor Pat Caddell described the fiscal cliff deal as the "raping of the ordinary American" on Sunday. During a panel discussion with...

WATCH: Bill O'Reilly Rages Against Al Gore

Posted 01.04.2013 | Media

Bill O'Reilly laid into Al Gore for selling Current TV, calling the former vice president a "hypocrite" and the deal "sleazy" and "disgraceful." O...

Good News For Bill O'Reilly

Posted 01.03.2013 | Media

Bill O'Reilly's book "Killing Kennedy" will be made into a TV movie, multiple outlets reported on Thursday. After the cable channel turned the Fox...

Fox News' Loaded Holiday Card

Posted 02.23.2013 | Media

Happy Holidays, from Fox News! Fox News boasted its ratings successes on its annual holiday card. The network's 2012 card was similar to the ne...

The Ratings Are In

Posted 12.14.2012 | Media

2012 is almost over, which means it's time to look at the year-end ratings for cable news shows. Fox News is poised to be the most-watched cable n...