Turner Network Television won the primetime-ratings race for the week ended
July 14, earning a 2.0 rating, according to Nielsen Media Research.
USA Network and Lifetime Television tied for second place, each with 1.9
ratings. They were followed by TBS Superstation (1.8); ESPN, Nickelodeon and
Cartoon Network (1.7 each); and A&E Network, MTV: Music Television and FX
Fox News Channel won the all-news battle with a 1.0, followed by Cable News
Network with a 0.8 and MSNBC with a 0.4.
MTV's Real World XI finale helped it to win the adults 18-through-34
demographic in primetime, drawing 535,000 of those households. USA won adults 18
through 49 and 25 through 54.