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Pope Francis Holds a Virtual Audience with American People in a Historic Global Event Moderated by ABC's David Muir from the Vatican

Aug 31, 2015, 1:57 PM
Today the Pope Spoke with Hundreds of People from Los Angeles, Chicago and McAllen, Texas via Satellite Ahead of His First U.S. Visit
“Pope Francis and the People,” a One-Hour Special Edition of "20/20," Airs... Read More »

Lana Zak becomes a Multi-Platform Reporter for ABC News

Aug 28, 2015, 9:36 AM
DC Bureau Chief and Executive Producer of “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” Jonathan Greenberger sent the following note to the news division this morning announcing that Lana Zak has become a Multi-Platform Reporter for ABC News.  DC Team – Over the past several months, our... Read More »

“GMA” is #1 for the Week of August 17 in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54

Aug 27, 2015, 12:00 PM
“GMA” is #1 for the Week in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54 “GMA” Draws Largest Overall Audience in Two Months and Largest Lead Over NBC’s “Today” in Nine Weeks “GMA” Posts Larger Week-to-Week Advantages Over “Today” in Total Viewers (+46%) and Adults 25-54 (+27%) “GMA” Increases Winning Total... Read More »

“Nightline” Posts Week-to-Week Gains in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49

Aug 27, 2015, 12:00 PM
“Nightline” Ranks #1 in Total Viewers Season to Date Grows Double Digits Year-to-Year in Total Viewers ABC News’ “Nightline” averaged 1.366 million Total Viewers, 485,000 Adults 25-54 and 380,000 Adults 18-49 during the week of August 17, 2015, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media... Read More »

Season to Date, “This Week” Ranks as the No. 1 Public Affairs Program in Adults 25-54

Aug 27, 2015, 11:36 AM
“This Week” Grows by Double-Digits in Both Total Viewers and Adults 25-54 Versus Previous Week Drawing Largest Overall Audience in Over 6 Months. ABC News’ “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” averaged 3.194 million Total Viewers and 941,000 Adults 25-54 on August 23, 2015, based on Live... Read More »

THIS WEEK ON “BOSTON EMS” A BOY’S DASH FOR THE SCHOOLBUS BECOMES HIS MOTHER'S WORST NIGHTMARE

Jul 29, 2015, 12:00 PM
Plus: With Their Patient About To Give Birth, a Pair of EMTs Argue Over Who Has Delivered More Babies “Boston EMS” Continues Saturday, August 1st at 10:00PM/ET on ABC Following its strong debut as Saturday night’s most-watched show, “Boston EMS” continues this week, taking viewers to the... Read More »

AWARD-WINNING “WHAT WOULD YOU DO?” AIRS FRIDAY, JULY 31 AT 9:00 P.M. ET ON ABC

Jul 29, 2015, 12:00 PM
AWARD-WINNING “WHAT WOULD YOU DO?” AIRS FRIDAY, JULY 31 AT 9:00 P.M. ET ON ABC When People See a Situation that Cries Out for Action, Do They Step Up and Say Something or Step Away? When you think no one is watching… what would you do? Whether people are compelled to act or mind their own... Read More »

THIS WEEK ON “SAVE MY LIFE: BOSTON TRAUMA” A TEEN'S HAND IS SEVERED AND HE'S LUCKY A TOP HAND SURGEON IS JUST A CHOPPER FLIGHT AWAY

Jul 28, 2015, 12:00 PM
Plus: After a Firefighter Takes a Scary Plunge His In-Laws Learn That His Wife is Pregnant from a Local Newscast “Save My Life: Boston Trauma” Continues Sunday, August 2nd at 10:00 PM/ET on ABC From the producers of critically-acclaimed “Hopkins, “Boston Med,” and “NY Med,” comes “Save My... Read More »

“GMA” is #1 for 2nd Quarter 2015 – Marking Third Consecutive 2nd Quarter Win

Jul 2, 2015, 12:00 PM
Ratings Report: ABC News Programming 2nd Quarter 2015 and Week of June 22, 2015 “GMA” is #1 for 2nd Quarter 2015 – Marking Third Consecutive 2nd Quarter Win “GMA” Wins 12th Consecutive Quarter in Total Viewers and 11th Straight Win in Adults 25-54 “GMA” is #1 in Total Viewers for the Week... Read More »

“WHAT WOULD YOU DO?” TRAVELS DOWN THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AIRING FRIDAY, JULY 3 AT 9:00 P.M. ET ON ABC

Jul 2, 2015, 12:00 PM
When People See a Situation that Cries Out for Action, Do They Step Up and Say Something or Step Away? When you think no one is watching… what would you do? This week, "What Would You Do?" travels down the Mississippi River, stopping Memphis, TN, Jackson, MS, Vicksburg, MS, and New Orleans,... Read More »

"HOT PURSUIT" ON "20/20”

Jul 2, 2015, 12:00 PM
When Thieves Steal Something, "20/20” Tracks It Airing Friday, December 5, 10 PM ET on ABC The chase is on… for sticky fingered would-be felons in search of a big score. Tony Bennett may have left his heart in San Francisco, but if you leave anything else lying around the city, will you get it... Read More »

“Nightline” Wins 2Q15 in Total Viewers For Second Year in a Row, Leading in Four of the Last Five Quarters “Nightline” Ranks #1 in Total Viewers Season to Date

Jul 2, 2015, 12:00 PM
Ratings Report: ABC News Programming For 2Q15 and the Week of June 22, 2015 “Nightline” Wins 2Q15 in Total Viewers For Second Year in a Row, Leading in Four of the Last Five Quarters “Nightline” Ranks #1 in Total Viewers Season to Date “Nightline” Friday is #1 Telecast in Total Viewers for... Read More »

“This Week” Wins 2nd Quarter in Adults 25-54 with its Strongest Performance in 7 Years

Jul 2, 2015, 12:25 PM
2nd Quarter. “This Week” Wins 2nd Quarter in Adults 25-54 with its Strongest Performance in 7 Years. “This Week” Captures its First Demo Win During a Second Quarter in 21 Years. Sunday, June 28, 2015. “This Week” Ranks #1 in Adults 25-54 for the 5th Consecutive Sunday and the 7th... Read More »

LIVING AS THE CHILD OF AN INFAMOUS SERIAL KILLER AND A JOURNEY OF HEALING WITH THE VICTIMS’ FAMILIES Airing On “20/20,” Friday, July 10, 10 pm ET on ABC

Jul 9, 2015, 2:00 PM
Melissa Moore grew up with an adoring dad. But behind the loving façade was a violent killer with a secret that would only be revealed years later – her dad Keith Jesperson was one of the nation’s most infamous serial killers, known as the “Happy Face Killer,” for the anonymous confession... Read More »

AWARD-WINNING “WHAT WOULD YOU DO?” AIRS FRIDAY, JULY 10 AT 9:00 P.M. ON ABC

Jul 9, 2015, 12:00 PM
When People See a Situation that Cries Out for Action, Do They Step Up and Say Something or Step Away? When you think no one is watching… what would you do? Using hidden cameras, “What Would You Do?” establishes everyday scenarios and then captures people's reactions. Whether people are... Read More »

“GMA” is #1 for the Week of July 6

Jul 16, 2015, 12:00 PM
“GMA” is #1 for the Week Outperforming NBC’s “Today” by 494,000 Total Viewers and 33,000 Adults 25-54 “GMA” Increases its Season Margin Over “Today” in Adults 25-54 Demo “GMA” is Delivering its Widest Demo Season Margin Over “Today” in 22 Years ABC News’ “Good Morning America” ranked as... Read More »

“This Week” Ranks #1 in Adults 25-54 for the Seventh Consecutive Week

Jul 16, 2015, 11:54 AM
“This Week” Ranks #1 in Adults 25-54 for the Seventh Consecutive Week. Season to Date, “This Week” is Delivering its Strongest News Demo Performance in 6 Years. “This Week” is Outdelivering NBC’s “Meet the Press” in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54 for the 2nd Consecutive Year, Seeing... Read More »

“Save My Life: Boston Trauma” Opens at a Summer High for ABC in its Slot with Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54

Jul 20, 2015, 12:00 PM
“Save My Life: Boston Trauma” (10:00-11:00 p.m. – 3.5 million and 0.8/3 in AD18-49): At 10:00 p.m., ABC’s premiere of “Save My Life: Boston Trauma” earned a summertime non-sports high in the time period with Adults 18-49 (0.8/3) and Adults 25-54 (1.1/3). The new show gained 9% in Total Viewers... Read More »

COUNTDOWN TO THE SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD GAMES WITH ROBIN ROBERTS AIRS THURSDAY, JULY 23 AT 9PM ET ON ESPN AND SATURDAY, JULY 25 ON ESPN & ABC

Jul 16, 2015, 7:00 AM
COUNTDOWN TO THE SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD GAMES WITH ROBIN ROBERTS AIRS THURSDAY, JULY 23 AT 9PM ET ON ESPN AND SATURDAY, JULY 25 ON ESPN & ABC. ABC anchor Robin Roberts hosts an inspiring one hour special in anticipation of the largest sporting and humanitarian event of the year – the 2015... Read More »

20/20 Weekly Release

Jul 16, 2015, 12:00 PM
“20/20: STRANGER THAN FICTION” Airing Friday, July 17 at 10 pm on ABC On Friday, 20/20 goes inside the stranger than fiction story that prompted unkind comparisons to the movie “Gone Girl”, a bizarre abduction plot even more riveting than the Hollywood movie. When Vallejo, California... Read More »

Ratings Report: ABC News Programming For Week of July 13, 2014

Jul 21, 2015, 12:31 PM
“World News Tonight” is the Only Evening News Broadcast to Improve Week to Week in Adults 25-54. Season to Date “World News Tonight” Closes Nearly All of its News Demo Gap with “NBC Nightly News,” Delivering its Closest Performance in 8 years. “World News Tonight” Averages Nearly a Half... Read More »

THIS WEEK ON “SAVE MY LIFE: BOSTON TRAUMA” A TRAUMA SURGEON MUST PERFORM A MIRACLE ON A FIREFIGHTER HURT IN A MOTORCYCLE CRASH

Jul 21, 2015, 12:00 PM
Plus: A Teenager’s Life Is Upended by a Game of Hide and Seek “Save My Life: Boston Trauma” Continues Sunday, July 26th at 10:00 PM/ET on ABC From the producers of critically-acclaimed “Hopkins, “Boston Med,” and “NY Med,” comes “Save My Life: Boston Trauma,” an adrenaline-packed series that... Read More »

“KATRINA: 10 YEARS AFTER THE STORM” WITH ROBIN ROBERTS AIRS SUNDAY, AUGUST 23 AT 10 PM ET ON ABC

Jul 20, 2015, 11:32 AM
Robin is Joined by Actor and Musician Harry Connick, Jr., NFL Superstar Drew Brees and Others Who Continue to Support and Rebuild the Gulf Coast Region. Ten years after the most devastating natural disaster in United States history, ABC anchor and Mississippi Gulf Coast native, Robin Roberts... Read More »

THIS WEEK ON “BOSTON EMS” FIRST RESPONDERS WALK THE TRACKS AT NIGHT AFTER REPORTS THAT SOMEONE WAS HIT BY THE ACELA TRAIN

Jul 21, 2015, 12:00 PM
Plus: A Young Man on a Long Walk is Grateful to an EMT Who Improvises Shoes for His Bare Feet “Boston EMS” Premieres Saturday, July 25th at 10:00PM/ET on ABC Coming on the heels of “Save My Life: Boston Trauma’s” strong debut Sunday is the premiere of “Boston EMS,” a 5-part series delivering an... Read More »

ABC NEWS SCORES 17 NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMY AWARD NOMINATIONS

Jul 22, 2015, 1:02 PM
“Good Morning America,” “World News with David Muir,” “Nightline,” “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” and “20/20” Garner Nominations ABC News received 17 News and Documentary Emmy Award nominations today in 11 categories. The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences recognized... Read More »

“GMA” is #1 for the Week in Total Viewers

Jul 23, 2015, 12:00 PM
Ratings Report: ABC News Programming For Week of July 13, 2015 “GMA” is #1 for the Week in Total Viewers Leading in All 43 Weeks of the Season Season-to-Date, “GMA” is Ranking #1 for the Third Straight Season in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54 ABC’s “Good Morning America” finished as the No. 1... Read More »

“Nightline” is #1 for the Week in Total Viewers

Jul 10, 2015, 12:00 PM
Ratings Report: ABC News Programming For the Week of June 29, 2015 “Nightline” Ranks #1 in Total Viewers Season to Date “Nightline” Grows Week-to-Week and Year-to-Year in Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 ABC News’ “Nightline” ranked No. 1 in Total Viewers (1.396 million) during... Read More »

"GMA" is #1 for the Week of June 29

Jul 10, 2015, 12:00 PM
“GMA” is #1 for the Week Outperforming NBC’s “Today” by 490,000 Total Viewers and 131,000 Adults 25-54 “GMA” Delivers Largest Demo Lead Over “Today” in Five Weeks “GMA” Grows in Total Viewers Year-to-Year “GMA” Increases its Margins Over “Today” by Triple Digits Year-to-Year in Total Viewers... Read More »

“This Week" Ranks #1 in Adults 25-54 for 6th Consecutive Week

Jul 10, 2015, 12:00 PM
Ratings Report: ABC News Programming For July 5, 2015 “This Week" Ranks #1 in Adults 25-54 for 6th Consecutive Week “This Week” Grows by Double-Digits Year-to-Year in Adults 25-54 (+36%) and Total Viewers (+12%) Season to Date, “This Week” is Delivering its Strongest News Demo Performance in 6... Read More »

THIS WEEK ON “SAVE MY LIFE: BOSTON TRAUMA” CAMERAS FOLLOW TWO YOUNG MEN AFTER BEING GUNNED DOWN IN CHARLESTOWN

Jul 14, 2015, 12:00 PM
Plus: A Nursing Student Discovers That the Driver of the Vehicle That Hit Her is Also a Nurse “Save My Life: Boston Trauma” Premieres Sunday, July 19th at 10:00 PM/ET on ABC From the producers of critically-acclaimed “Hopkins, “Boston Med,” and “NY Med,” comes “Save My Life: Boston Trauma,”... Read More »