• "GMA" is #1 for the Week of March of 16th

    Alison Bridgman at ABC News6 days ago

    "GMA" is #1 for the Week

    Outperforming NBC's "Today" by 576,000 Total Viewers and 146,000 Adults 25-54

    "GMA" Widens News Demo Margin Over "Today" Both Week-to-Week and Year-to-Year

    "GMA" is Delivering its Largest Adults 25-54 Season Margin Over NBC's "Today" in 23 Years

    ABC News' "Good Morning America" stood as the morning's No. 1 morning newscast in Total Viewers (5.235 million) and Adults 25-54 (1.947 million) for the week of March 16, 2015, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research. "GMA" led NBC's "Today" (4.659 million and 1.801 million, respectively) by 576,000 Total Viewers and by 146,000 Adults 25-54.

    "GMA" widened its Adults 25-54 advantages over "Today" both week to week (+4% - 146,000 vs. 141,000) and year to year (+14% - 141,000 vs. 128,000).

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  • "GMA" is #1 Across All Key Target Demos for Third Straight Week

    Alison Bridgman at ABC News12 days ago

    "GMA" is #1 Across All Key Target Demos for Third Straight Week

    Outperforming NBC's "Today" by 718,000 Total Viewers, 141,000 Adults 25-54, and 9,000 Adults 18-49

    "GMA" Grows its Year-to-Year Total Viewer Margin Over "Today" by +13%

    "GMA" Substantially Increased Adults 25-54 Season Margin

    Over "Today" (+68%) Versus Same Point Last Season

    ABC News' "Good Morning America" ranked as the No. 1 morning newscast for the 3rd consecutive week across all key target demos: Total Viewers (5.178 million) , Adults 25-54 (1.951million) and Adults 18-49 (1.356 million), for the week of March 9, 2015, based on Live +Same day Data from Nielsen Media Research. "GMA" beat NBC's "Today" (4.460 million, 1.810 million and 1.347 million, respectively) by 718,000 Total Viewers, by 141,000 Adults 25-54 and by 9,000 Adults 18-49.

    "GMA" increased its week-to-week margin over "Today" in Adults 25-54 (+13% - 141,000 vs. 125,000) .

    "GMA" grew its Total Viewer advantage over "Today" from the same week last year (+12% - 718,000 vs. 639,000) .

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  • "GMA" is #1 for the Week Across All Key Target Demos

    Alison Bridgman at ABC News20 days ago

    "GMA" is #1 for the Week Across All Key Target Demos

    Outperforming NBC's "Today" by 731,000 Total Viewers, 125,000 Adults 25-54, and 21,000 Adults 18-49

    "GMA" Increases Adults 25-54 Season Margin Over "Today" by +79% Compared to Last Season

    "GMA" is Delivering its Largest Adults 25-54 Season Margin

    Over "Today" in 23 Years

    ABC News' "Good Morning America" ranked as the No. 1 morning newscast for the 2nd week in a row in Viewers (5.989 million) , Adults 25-54 (2.176 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.554 million) for the week of March 2, 2015, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research. "GMA" beat NBC's "Today" (5.258 million, 2.051 million and 1.533 million, respectively) by 731,000 Total Viewers, by 125,000 Adults 25-54 and by 21,000 Adults 18-49.

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  • Indonesian Sportswear Manufacturer Apologizes for Controversial Label

    Louis Milman at ABC News Blogs24 days ago

    Indonesian sportswear maker Salvo Sports is apologizing this weekend after including a controversial label on one of its products.

    On the shirts of a top-level Indonesian soccer team, the company included the washing instructions "give this jersey to your woman. It's her job," BBC News reports.

    At least one Twitter user snapped a photograph of the instructions.

    A gentle reminder from @SALVO_ID jersey pic.twitter.com/TsOLu1G9IK

    The label drew plenty of criticism, and on Sunday, International Women's Day, the company apologized in a series of posts on Twitter. The intent, the company claims, was that men should learn from women how to properly take care of clothing.

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  • "GMA" Wins 2015 February Sweep

    Alison Bridgman at ABC News27 days ago

    "GMA" Wins 2015 February Sweep in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54

    "GMA" Delivers Largest News Demo Margin Over NBC's "Today" During a February Sweep in 22 Years

    "GMA" Wins 11 th Consecutive Sweep in Total Viewers

    "GMA" is #1 for the Week Across All Key Target Demos

    "GMA" Delivers Most-Watched Week in Almost a Year

    "GMA" Tops "Today" by Largest Total Viewer and News Demo Advantages

    in 5 Months

    "GMA" Grows Year-to-Year in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49

    February 2015 Sweep

    ABC News' "Good Morning America" won the 2015 February sweep in Total Viewers (5.729 million) and Adults 25-54 (2.111 million), based on Most Current Data from Nielsen Media Research. "GMA's" sweeps victory marked its third straight February win in Total Viewers its and its 2nd time in the last 3 years in Adults 25-54. Further, looking at all sweeps, "GMA" extended its run of consecutive sweep victories to 11 in overall viewers, while leading in 9 of the last 10 in the key adult news demo.

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  • "GMA Saturday" Wins Second Consecutive February Sweep

    Alison Bridgman at ABC News1 mth ago

    "GMA Saturday" Wins Second Consecutive February Sweep

    in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54

    "GMA Saturday" Wins First-Ever February Sweep Among Adults 18-49

    For the First Time Ever, "GMA Sunday" Beats NBC's "Sunday Today"

    Among Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 During a February Sweep

    ABC's "Good Morning America Saturday" won the 2015 February sweeps in Total Viewers (3.921 million) , Adults 25-54 (1.386 million) and Adults 18-49 (959,000), based on Most Current Data from Nielsen Media Research. "GMA Saturday" turned in a dominant performance in Adults 25-54 during the month winning all 4 of its telecasts. "GMA Saturday" debuted in its current format in September 2004.

    Further, "GMA Saturday" won the February sweep for the 2nd year in a row in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54, while claiming its first February sweep victory ever in Adults 18-49. Overall, "GMA Saturday" has won the last 8 sweeps in Total Viewers, last 7 in Adults 25-54 and previous 4 in Adults 18-49.

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  • "GMA" is #1 for the Week of February 16th

    Alison Bridgman at ABC News1 mth ago

    "GMA" is #1 for the Week

    "GMA" Hits Six Week Highs Across All Key Target Demos

    "GMA" Grows in Total Viewers Year-to-Year

    "GMA" is Delivering its Largest Adults 25-54 Season Margin

    Over "Today" in 23 Years

    ABC News' "Good Morning America" ranked No. 1 in Total Viewers (5.664 million) and Adults 25-54 (2.099 million) during the week of February 16, 2015, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research. "GMA" beat NBC's "Today" (5.329 million and 2.051 million, respectively) by 335,000 Total Viewers and by 48,000 Adults 25-54.

    "GMA" improved on the prior week's performance (5.615 million, 2.056 million and 1.387 million on w/o 2/9/15) in Total Viewers (+1%) , Adults 25-54 (+2%) and Adults 18-49 (+5%), hitting 6-week highs in all 3 measures - since w/o 1/5/15.

    "GMA" was up in Total Viewers year to year (+1% - 5.664 million vs. 5.590 million on w/o 2/17/14).

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  • "GMA" is #1 for the Week of February 9th

    Alison Bridgman at ABC News1 mth ago

    "GMA" is #1 for the Week

    "GMA" Posts Largest Total Viewer Advantage Over NBC's "Today" in Nearly 3 Months

    "GMA" is Delivering its Largest Adults 25-54 Season Margin Over "Today" in 23 Years

    ABC News' "Good Morning America" finished as the No. 1 morning newscast in Total Viewers (5.615 million) and Adults 25-54 (2.056 million) during the week of February 9, 2015, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research. "GMA" outperformed "Today" (4.917 million and 1.902 million, respectively) with stronger margins compared to the prior week in both Total Viewers (+53% - 698,000 vs. 457,000) and Adults 25-54 (+258% - 154,000 vs. 43,000). In fact, "GMA" led "Today" by its largest overall viewer advantage in nearly 3 months - since w/o 11/17/14.

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