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“20/20” TWO HOUR SEASON PREMIERE FEATURES DIANE SAWYER INTERVIEW WITH ELIZABETH VARGAS ON ALCOHOLISM AND ANXIETY AND THE DISAPPEARANCE AND MURDER OF A SOCCER MOM RUNNING AN ESCORT BUSINESS

Sep 8, 2016, 12:14 PM
The Special Edition Airs Friday, September 9 Begins at 9pm ET|PT on ABC PART I From the very beginning “20/20”cameras have followed one family’s journey seeking justice. “20/20’s” investigation brings new voices and new perspectives to a case that transfixed the country when a soccer mom went... Read More »

A MOTHER REUNITES WITH HER DAUGHTER NEARLY 50 YEARS AFTER BEING TOLD HER NEWBORN HAD DIED

Sep 2, 2016, 7:41 PM
‘Mystery in the Maternity Room’ Airs on ‘20/20,’ Friday, September 2, on ABC It was the reunion seen around the world—a mother and daughter crying with joy as they were reunited almost 50 years after the mother was told her baby daughter died. Zella Jackson Price, a gospel singer and... Read More »

GMA Ratings for Week of August 29

Sep 7, 2016, 1:15 PM
‘GMA’ Is No. 1 in Total Viewers for Week of August 29th ‘GMA’ Scores 11-Week Highs in All Key Measures ‘GMA’ Grows the Most Versus the Competition Week to Week: Adults 25-54 (+7%), Total Viewers (+6%), and Adults 18-49 (+5%) Season-to-Date, ‘GMA’ Is Ranking No. 1 in Total Viewers for the... Read More »

"World News Tonight with David Muir" is the #1 Evening News Broadcast in Total Viewers for Second Week

Jan 12, 2016, 10:30 AM
"World News Tonight" is Delivering its Largest Overall Audience for the Season in 11 Years
"World News Tonight" is Posting Closest Season Margin in Total Viewers with NBC in 8 Years
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Martha Raddatz Named Co-Anchor of This Week with George Stephanopoulos
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Jan 22, 2016, 11:00 AM
Team— I’m pleased to announce that Martha Raddatz has been named co-anchor of This Week with George Stephanopoulos. Over the past several years the show has risen to great new heights with George, our chief anchor, at the helm, and with Martha playing a key role in anchoring and reporting for... Read More »

AWARD-WINNING “WHAT WOULD YOU DO?” RETURNS – NEW SHOWS BEGIN AIRING TUESDAY, JANUARY 26 AT 10:00 P.M. ON ABC

Jan 22, 2016, 11:00 AM
PREMIERE When People See a Situation that Cries Out for Action, Do They Step Up and Say Something or Step Away? Hidden camera fan favorite “What Would You Do?” returns for four weeks this winter with all new scenarios capturing unsuspecting people’s reactions to everyday situations. New... Read More »

ABC’s “The View” Turns in Its 2nd-Most-Watched Week in 10 months

Jan 22, 2016, 1:21 PM
Ratings Report for ABC’s “The View” For the Week of January 11, 2016 “The View” Out-Delivers Its November Sweep Performance in All Key Target Demos ABC’s “The View” averaged 2.779 million Total Viewers, 560,000 Women 25-54 and 409,000 Women 18-49 during the week of January 11, 2016, based on... Read More »

“Nightline” Grows Week-to-Week in Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49

Jan 22, 2016, 2:00 PM
“Nightline” Outperforms CBS in All Three Key Demos: Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 Season to Date “Nightline” Leads CBS Across the Board ABC News’ “Nightline” averaged 1.490 million Total Viewers, 576,000 Adults 25-54 and 465,000 Adults 18-49 during the week of January 11, 2016,... Read More »

“20/20” Helps Viewers in Desperate Search for Their Biological Families Airing Friday, January 29, 10 pm on ABC

Jan 28, 2016, 10:00 AM
“20/20” investigates family mysteries sent in to ABC by viewers searching for their long lost family members. With the help of investigative genealogist Pamela Slaton, whose passion is reuniting people, Elizabeth Vargas and “20/20” set out on three emotional journeys: For 44 years, Donald DJ... Read More »

AWARD-WINNING “WHAT WOULD YOU DO?” TRAVELS TO PORTLAND, OREGON AIRING TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2 AT 10:00 P.M. ON ABC

Jan 28, 2016, 10:00 AM
When People See a Situation that Cries Out for Action, Do They Step Up and Say Something or Step Away? This week, hidden camera fan favorite “What Would You Do?” travels to Portland, Oregon to capture unsuspecting people’s reactions to everyday situations. New scenarios elicit new and... Read More »

“Nightline” Outperforms CBS in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54

Jan 28, 2016, 12:00 PM
Season to Date “Nightline” Leads CBS Across the Board ABC News’ “Nightline” averaged 1.480 million Total Viewers, 563,000 Adults 25-54 and 421,000 Adults 18-49 during the week of January 18, 2016, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research. “Nightline” led CBS’ “The Late Late... Read More »

“GMA” Ratings for Week of January 18th

Jan 28, 2016, 12:00 PM
“GMA” Is No. 1 in Total Viewers for Week of January 18th “GMA” Scores Strongest Numbers in 9 Months- Hitting Season Highs Across All Key Target Demos “GMA” Grows Week-to-Week in All Key Measures: Adults 18-49 (+9%), Adults 25-54 (+8%), and Total Viewers (+3%) Season-to-Date, “GMA” Is Ranking... Read More »

ABC’s “The View” Turns in Its Strongest Performance in Total Viewers and Women 25-54 in Nearly 11 Months

Jan 28, 2016, 5:36 PM
Ratings Report for ABC’s “The View” For the Week of January 18, 2016 “The View” is Up Year to Year in Total Viewers ABC’s “The View” averaged 2.957 million Total Viewers, 611,000 Women 25-54 and 425,000 Women 18-49 during the week of January 18, 2016, based on Live + Same Day Data from... Read More »

ABC Radio Presents "Starman: Remembering David Bowie"

Jan 11, 2016, 12:00 PM
One-Hour Special Includes Rare Interviews with Bowie from ABC News and ABC’s Global Partner BBC ABC Radio presents “Starman: Remembering David Bowie,” a one-hour special that pays tribute to the legendary musician. Hosted by ABC’s Matt Wolfe, the music program will feature rare archival... Read More »

“GMA” Ratings for Week of December 28

Jan 11, 2016, 12:00 PM
“GMA” is No. 1 in Total Viewers for Week of December 28th Outperforming NBC’s “Today” by 419,000 Total Viewers “GMA” Grows Year-to-Year in Total Viewers “GMA” Increases Year-to-Year Total Viewer Lead Over “Today” by Double-Digits Season-to-Date, “GMA” is Ranking No. 1 in Total Viewers for... Read More »

“Nightline” is #1 in Total Viewers for 2nd Week in a Row

Jan 11, 2016, 12:00 PM
“Nightline” Outperforms CBS in All Key Target Demos Season to Date “Nightline” Leads CBS Across the Board ABC News’ “Nightline” ranked No. 1 in Total Viewers (1.406 million) during the week of December 28, 2015, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research. Leading for the 2nd... Read More »

"World News Tonight with David Muir" Wins Total Viewers with Largest Advantage Over NBC in Over 8 Years

Jan 6, 2016, 11:31 AM
"World News Tonight" Scores Increases from Year-Ago Week in Total Viewers (+12%), Adults 25-54 (+1%) and Adults 18-49 (+5%)
"World News Tonight" Grows Week-To-Week by Double Digits – Total Viewers (+12%), Adults 25-54... Read More »

A CAPITOL OFFENSE “20/20” Reports on Former Michigan State Representatives Scandal Airing Friday, January 22 at 10 p.m. EST on ABC

Jan 21, 2016, 12:00 PM
The tapes, the texts, the secret affair, and the even more secret plot to cover it up… it is a story of a scandal which would make Olivia Pope gasp. “20/20” reports on the sordid tale of Michigan State Representatives Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat who were caught in a bizarre sex scandal. The two... Read More »

“GMA” Ratings for Week of January 4

Jan 14, 2016, 12:00 PM
“GMA” is No. 1 in Total Viewers for Week of January 4th “GMA” Delivers 6-Week High in Total Viewers and 8-Month High in Adults 18-49 “GMA” Grows Week-to-Week in All Key Measures: Adults 18-49 (+17%), Adults 25-54 (+10%), and Total Viewers (+7%) Season-to-Date, “GMA” is Ranking No. 1 in Total... Read More »

ABC’s “The View” Outdelivers CBS’ “The Talk” By Its Widest Margin of the Season in Women 18-49

Jan 14, 2016, 2:03 PM
Ratings Report for ABC’s “The View” For the Week of January 4, 2016   Hitting New Season Highs, “The View” Draws Its Most-Watched Week Since February and Its Strongest Performances In Both Key Women Demos Since March “The View” Delivers Its Two Top Telecasts of the Season ABC’s “The... Read More »

ABC News Presents Special Coverage of the 2016 State of the Union on January 12

Jan 8, 2016, 12:04 PM
Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos Leads Coverage of President Obama’s Speech and the Republican Response
ABCNews.com Will Livestream the Address, Republican Response and ABC News’ Coverage
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“The New Cosby Wars” Airs on “20/20 Saturday,” January 9 at 10 p.m. EST on ABC

Jan 8, 2016, 1:55 PM
With allegations of sexual misconduct spanning five decades from more than 50 women, it was only this past week that Bill Cosby was criminally charged for the first time and ordered to appear in a Pennsylvania court room.  Elizabeth Vargas brings the latest news from the front in “The New Cosby... Read More »

ABC NEWS ANNOUNCES “YOUR VOICE, YOUR VOTE” COVERAGE OF THE IOWA CAUCUS AND NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY ON FEBRUARY 1 AND FEBRUARY 9

Jan 29, 2016, 1:24 PM
Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos Will Lead Coverage and Anchor "Good Morning America" from Iowa and New Hampshire and Robin Roberts Will Anchor the Program from Iowa “World News Tonight” Anchor David Muir Reports on the Race and Anchors from Iowa and New Hampshire Dan Harris and... Read More »

ABC NEWS GOES INSIDE THE WORLD OF BERNIE MADOFF AND HIS INFAMOUS CON IN A ONE-HOUR DOCUMENTARY “MADOFF: AFTER THE FALL” ANCHORED BY BRIAN ROSS AND AMY ROBACH
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Feb 1, 2016, 3:56 PM
“Madoff: After the Fall” Airs February 4th at 10pm ET. ABC News Chief Investigative Correspondent Brian Ross and Good Morning America anchor Amy Robach take viewers inside the inner circle of the notorious con artist, Bernie Madoff, in a one-hour special “Madoff: After the Fall” airing... Read More »

"Silence Broken: A Mother's Reckoning," a Diane Sawyer One Hour Special Edition of "20/20," Airs Friday, February 12 at 10 p.m., ET

Feb 3, 2016, 4:12 PM
Sue Klebold, Mother of Columbine Shooter Dylan Klebold, Gives Her First Television Interview Nearly 17 Years After the Tragedy
Klebold Talks About Her Relationship with Her Son, About the Victims, and What Happened... Read More »

“A DANGEROUS INTERSECTION” ON "20/20" AIRING FEB. 5, 10 PM

Feb 3, 2016, 5:00 PM
“20/20” Reports on the Curious Relationships and Crazy Coincidences that Started With a Chance Traffic Encounter and Ended with the Killing of a Beloved Mom, Victim’s Daughter and Alleged Shooter’s Best Friend Both Interviewed for the First Time It is a story that first gripped the... Read More »

“GMA” Ratings for Week of January 25th

Feb 4, 2016, 12:00 PM
“GMA” Is No. 1 in Total Viewers for Week of January 25th “GMA” Grows Its Lead over “Today” by Double-Digits Week-to-Week in Total Viewers (+17%) Season-to-Date, “GMA” Is Ranking No. 1 in Total Viewers for the 4th-Straight Season ABC News’ “Good Morning America” ranked No. 1 in Total Viewers... Read More »

ABC’s “The View” Delivers Its Best Women 25-54 Performance in 11 Months

Feb 4, 2016, 1:35 PM
Ratings Report for ABC’s “The View” For the Week of January 25, 2016 “The View” Delivers Its Top Two Telecasts in Women 25-54 since February 2015 and Women 18-49 since March 2015 ABC’s “The View” averaged 2.830 million Total Viewers, 623,000 Women 25-54 and 448,000 Women 18-49 during the... Read More »

ABC News Hosts “New Hampshire: The Republicans Debate” in Partnership with WMUR, Independent Journal Review, RNC and Saint Anselm College

Feb 4, 2016, 5:00 PM
Primetime Coverage Starts Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 8:00 p.m., ET in Manchester, New Hampshire  ABC News is partnering with ABC affiliate WMUR, Independent Journal Review, the Republican National Committee and Saint Anselm College to host “New Hampshire: The Republicans Debate” on Saturday,... Read More »

ABC News’ “New Hampshire: The Republicans Debate” Draws 13.181 Million Total Viewers and Delivers Saturday’s No.1 Broadcast in All Measures

Feb 7, 2016, 12:00 PM
“New Hampshire: The Republicans Debate” Generates Nearly 1.3 Million Live Stream Views Across ABC News’ Digital Platforms ABC News’ “New Hampshire: The Republicans Debate” drew 13.181 million Total Viewers, 3.384 million Adults 25-54 and 2.665 million Adults 18-49, based on Nielsen’s “Fast... Read More »