The Last Hour Of Prime Is Still A Big Deal

Here’s a rundown of what’s working and what’s not at 10 p.m. on ABC, CBS and NBC and at 9 p.m. on Fox. Those programming decisions have a direct effect on the late news performance of the network’s affiliates.

Broadcast’s 10 P.M. More Derelict Than Ever

Broadcast TV’s primetime ghost town is growing ever more desolate, as live viewing in the 10 p.m. time slot continues to shrivel like a neglected jack-o’-lantern two weeks after Halloween.