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TV Ratings: 'Big Brother' Dominates Wednesday

Halle Berry drama "Extant" inches up

Julie Chen Big Brother - H 2014
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"Big Brother"

CBS' Big Brother continued to top the ratings, with another steady showing for its latest Wednesday telecast.

Big Brother (6.8 million, 2.3) was the top-rated program on the evening, with lead-out Halle Berry's Extant (5.7 million, 1.1), inching up a tenth for its two-hour broadcast. CBS was the No. 1 network among adults 18-49 (1.5) in primetime.

Meanwhile, NBC's America's Got Talent (9.3 million, 1.8) slipped to a new low, down a tenth from last week's comparable telecast, while Taxi Brooklyn (4.7 million, 0.8) stayed even. NBC won the night in total viewers with a 6.5 million average.

Fox's dance competition series So You Think You Can Dance (3.6 million, 1.1) improved two-tenths.

ABC's Canadian acquisition Motive (3.7 million, 0.9) wrapped its season up slightly from last year's finale.

The CW's Penn & Teller: Fool Us (1.7 million, 0.5) was even with last week's showing.

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