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  1. Simon Cowell Talks 'X Factor' Renewal, Future Format Shake-Ups

    5:33 pm 12/16/2013

    The show's creator is hopeful that he will get a fourth season and is already plotting some big changes to boost tanking ratings.Read more

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  2. 'The X Factor' U.K. Draws Lowest Season Finale Ratings Since 2005

    1:26 am 12/16/2013

    Sunday's season 10 finale of the Simon Cowell-created show on ITV drew an average of 9.7 million viewers.Read more

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  3. 'X Factor' Recap: And Then There Were Three

    9:43 pm 12/12/2013

    The top three finalists are revealed after fierce semi-finals round. Read more

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  4. 'X Factor' Finalists Alex & Sierra Notch iTunes No. 1, Show Sales Potential

    1:50 pm 12/12/2013

    Thanks to covers of songs by A Great Big World, Sara Bareilles and Of Monsters and Men, the boyfriend-girlfriend duo are the buzz of season three.Read more

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  5. 'X Factor' U.S. Boosts Results at TV Unit of Simon Cowell, Sony Venture

    1:26 am 12/5/2013

    Revenue for Simco, the TV production business of Syco Entertainment, rose nearly 10 percent for the latest fiscal year, with the U.S. contributing more than half.Read more

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  6. 'X Factor' U.K. Technical Glitch Leads to Screen Blackout

    5:07 am 12/2/2013

    Commercial broadcaster ITV apologized after it had to use its Twitter feed to let viewers know the voting results.Read more

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  7. Elton John, One Direction, Katy Perry to Perform on 'X Factor' U.K. Season Finale

    1:51 am 12/2/2013

    UPDATED: John has in the past criticized music talent competitions on TV, but will sing a duet with judge Gary Barlow on the show.Read more

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  8. 'X Factor' Results: Two Get the Cut on Thanksgiving Show

    12:44 am 11/29/2013

    The Fox show narrows the finalists from eight to six.Read more

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  9. 'X Factor' Recap: Top 10 Shock

    7:55 pm 11/21/2013

    One Direction pumped up the crowd in an episode that saw two more contestants get the axe. Read more

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  10. ITV Renews Simon Cowell's 'X Factor,' 'Britain's Got Talent' for Three Years

    2:31 am 11/15/2013

    UPDATED: The talent shows will remain on the U.K. network through 2016 amid reports of a clause that would allow Cowell to appear on both, opening a door for his possible "X Factor" U.K. return.Read more

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