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LOS ANGELES TIMES WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28, 1998 F13oc TODAY CHANNELS IvAngateV EKVEA(Tete23 tangtCoui 3KDOC(M56 OKC8S(CBS(E HDKLCSreS)17 aKNeC(NBC)04 ESKRCA(lnd)20 HKCALN.I09 BlKnVFQx)11 IW7'25 fBKC0P(UPN)13 Santa Bartws B0KSa(lnd.18 3;KEW(ABC)07 EKCET(PBS)28 miSES GKMEX(Uni)14 W24 03 KTBN (Ind.) 40 Ventura County E1KOCE(PBS50 BiKADYOJPN) 16 Cable Services AM 39 E! 63 SO-fl 87 AMC 35 ESPN 34 SHOW 41 BET 57 ESPN2 84 TBS 43 BRVO 54 FAM 47 TIC 51 CNBC 31 FSW27 TMC 58 COM 79 FX 89 TNN 49 CSPN 29 HBO 33 TNT 52 CMAX 45 HIST 30 USA 44 CNN 42 UFE46 VH162 DSC 37 MTV 48 WGN 55 OISN53 NICK 38 Use numbers after call letters to set VCR Plus. Where there are two numbers, repeat the procedure. A Indicates advertisement. Movie Ratings A CLASSIC FIRST RATE W FLAWED: HAS MOMENTS DESPERATION TIME TV RATINGS (TVY) All Children (TVY7 Directed to Older Children (TVG) General Audience TTVPG) Parental Guidance )TV1 4) Parents Strongly Cautioned (TVMA) Mature Audiences Only (D) Suggestive Dialogue 4,1) Coarse Language 1S) Sex jV) Violence MORNING 7:00 a.m. H KCBS News UKNBC36 KMIR Today ' jxi Cannon ("Official Negligence"); ilow-cholesterol foods, beauty advice. 90409 n KTLA Morning News 30041 U KABC 1 3 KEYT 42 KESQ Good Morning America Tersonal finances; women's health. 12409 BKCAL Mummies Alive 58461 00 KTTV Good Day L.A. 72041 OS KCOP Marvel Superheroes 23886 EH KWHY Business News BD KCET Barney (TVY) (Repeat) 581 38 BSKMEXjDespierta America! 165022 EE KTBN Rod Parsley 03 KOCE Government by Consent KVEA Ltft-Off 3S044 S3 KDOC NewsJiNi Business News (7;20 S3 KLCS Learning English IS KRCA Little Saigon Television News 63KA0YBullwinkle A&E The Equalizer CNBC Market Watch 89022 CSPN House of Representatives 1947409 ISN Aladdin (TVY) E News Daily (TVPG-DI 527886 ESPN SportsCenter ESPN2 Perfect Parts FAM Bonanza (TVG) FSW Fox Sports News FX Trapper John. M.D.(TVPG-D) HBO Happily Ever After; Fairy Tales for tvery uniiaIVY HIST Movie "Al Capone" ,119591(2 hr. 30 min.) 804008 UFE Everyday Workout (TVG) MTV MTV Jams (TVPG) NICK Rocko's Modern Life 858549 SCI-H Land of the Giants (TVG) SHOWABunchofMunsch(TVY) TBS Mama's Family TlCPaoovland(TVY) TMC Movie "The Baby-Sitters UUD liaUbl 34b4Sbl :J TNN Crook 8. Chase (TVG) ,Jo Dee Messina, Robert Duvall. .798312 TNT Lonesome Dove (TVPG) USA Gargoyles (TVY7-FV) VH1 CardioVideo WGN Pinky 8. the Brain (TVY) 92451 5 7:30 a.m. BKCAL The Mask 77596 EH KCOP Extreme Dinosaurs 47503 D3 KSCI Iran-Sima (Farst) 473770 S3 KWHY Business News BDKOTStorytime(lVY)(Repeat 37645 EH KTBN Marilyn Hickey S3 KOCE America Sews 0 KVEA Hola Los Angeles 22799 E9 KDOC Ohayo Salon S3 KLCS Putting English to Work 63 KADY Underdog DISN Iimon & Pumbaa (TVY ESPNZBodyShaping HBO Babar (TVY) UFE Denise Austin's Daily Workout (TVG) NICK Looney Tunes SHOW Movie "Never Say Never Again" (1983) (2 hr. 17 mm. 508003 TBS Mama's Family TLCSkinnamarinkTV(TVY) USA Gargoyles (TVY7-FVI WGN The New BatmanSuperman Adventures (TVY7) 903022 8:00 a.m. B KCBS This Morning Ken and Daria Dolan's financial re port; figure skaters Jenni Meno and lodd Sands. 6199 13 KC AL World of Tex Avery 89867 EH KCOP ExtremeGhosttxisters 12119 EB KWHY Business News TIPS FOR TODAY 4-8 p.m. Live From LA.: "Managing Your Credit" 15-6 p.m.), KKLA-FM (99.5). 8-10 p.m. Metropolis: British disc jockeys Sasha and John Oigweed (9-10 p m.. KCRW- FM 89.9). 10 p.m. -midnight The Philadelphia Orchestra: Wolfgang Sawallisch conducts Brahms (Piano Concerto No. 1, Ignat Solztienitsyn), Bee-ihoven ( 7th Symphony), KKGO-FM (105.1). DRAMA-COMEOYFAMILY 10-10:30 i.m., 10-10:30 p.m. Storytime Theater "A People With One Heart," read by Mike Pinder. KPLS (830). 8-9:30 p.m., 2-2:30 a.m. Suspense: "Lady in Distress," KNX (1070). 9:30-10 p.m., 2:30-3 a.m. Boston Black-to: "Pierre the Designer," KNX (1070). MUSIC: CLASSICAL 10:45 a.m.-eoon Masterpiece of the Day: Rachmaninoff ("Rhapsody on a Theme ol Paga-nifli," pianist Horacio Gutierrez, Baltimore Symphony Orchestral. KKGO-FM (105.1). 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Performtaca Today, KUSC-FM (91.5). 7- 8 p.m. -Mostly Mozart KKGO-FM (105.1). 8- 10 p.m. The Music Room. KCSN-FM (88.51. ON TV BD KCET The Charlie Horse Music FizzaIVY44bl EH KTBN Kenneth Copeland S3 KOCE Crawshaw's Sketching and Drawing Course ED KDOC Robert Tilton S3 KLCS The Story of Read-Alee- Deed-Alee; Stan Development (8:lb 63 KADY Tennessee Tuxedo AMC Movie "Copacabana" 1947 1 hr. 35 mm.) 863461 A&E Quincy (TVG) BET Jam Zone BRVO No Maps on My Taps (TVG) I he history ot tap aancing. tM34bl CMAX Movie "Red Skies of Montana 1952)80165995(8:15) COM Dr. Katz (TVPG) DISN Goof Troop (TVY) E! One Day at a Time ESPN SportsCenter ESPN2 Fitness Beach FAM Rescue 911 (TVPG) FSW fox Sports News FX Eight Is Enough (TVG) HBO Movie "Rover Dangerfield" 1991 1 hr.l4min.6bMJ4bl UFE What Every Baby Knows (TVG) NICK You re on Nickelodeon, Charlie Brown 152480 SCI-H Incredible Hulk (TVG) TBS Beverly Hillbillies TLC David the Gnome (TVY) TNN Dallas (TVPG) TNT Spenser: For Hire USA Webster ( I VU VHIPop Up Video WGN Andy Griffith (TVG) 8:30 a.m. fl KCAL X-Men 88138 IB KCOP Bananas in Pajamas & the Crayon Box 28490 ELD KSCI Omid, Today's Physician w KWHY Business News F23 KCET Arthur (TVY) 46732 ES KTBN Lifestyle Magazine 1531 19 03 KOCE Big Comfy Couch 485041 S3 KLCS Wishbone 99886 GSKRCAMBC News Desk 63 KADY Laverne and Shulev CNN CNN & Company 791393 COM The Daily Show (TVPG) Hicki Lake, mwii DISN Adventures in Wonderland (TVY) E! One Day at a Time ESPN2 Kiana's Flex Appeal UFE Kids These Days (TVG) MTV Music Videos (TVPG) NICKRugrats TBS Beverly Hillbillies TLC The Wisdom of the Gnomes (TVY) TMC Movie "Royal Flash" (19b(l hr. 38 mm.) 9834935 8:bb USA Facts of Life (TVPG) VH1 Women First 879652 WGN Andy Griffith (TVG) 9:00 a.m. 0 KCBS Guiding Light (TV14) 66515 3 KEYT Regis & Kathie Lee 53041 O KNBC 36 KMIR Leeza ITV1 41 Crisis m the White House. 51683 0 KTLA Sally Jessy Raphael (TVPG) Forgiveness. 23415 HKABC42 KESQRegis&KatheLee Hill Nye. OKCAL 63 KADY The Newtywed Game DDI KTTV Grace Under Fire ELD KSCI I Can Dolt! EB KWHY Business News i4 lraWimzie'slxJse(TVY)13480 B3 KCET Barney & Friends (TVY) 6031 2 ES KTBN Or. Cherry EUKUCE Instructional IV S3 KDOC Life in the Word S3 KLCS Teams G2 KRCA K T A N News; Studio of Love (9:151 A&E Northern Exposure (TVPG) CNBC Power Lunch 61138 CNN Newsday COM Movie "Serial" (1980) (2 hr.) 1167596 DSC Assignment Discovery (TVG) DISN The Little Mermaid (TVY) E! Lifestyles (TVG) ESPN SportsCenter ESPN2 Fitness America Pageant FAM The Waltons (TVG) FSW2 Sports English Soccer FA Cup. 8191 19 FX The Collectibles Show (TVG) HBO Movie "My Girl 2" (1994) (1 hr aa mm.) 8119312(91b LIFE Sisters (TVPG D) NICK Little Bear 142003 SCI-H Twilight Zone TBS Matlock TLC Work in Progress (TVG) TNN Creative Living With Crafts (TVG) l N l Movie uuntignt at the O.K. Corral" (19571 (3 hr.) 795935 USA Gimme a Break VH1 Crossroads WGN Geraldo Rivera (TVPG) 174683 9:30 a.m. 13 KCAL63 KADY The Dating Game Ul KTTV Grace Under hire EB KCOP A Different World EH KWHY Business News 24 KVCR Body Electric EDKCETThe Puzzle Place (TVY) 72645 ES KTBN Dean and Mary Brown S3 KLCS Math for Primary (9:45) AMC Movie "A Day of Fury" (1956)11 hr. 25 min.) 46710312 (9:35) BRVO Movie "Androcles and the Lion" (1952) (2 hr.) 588409 CNN Burden of Proof 434596 DISN Winnie the Pooh (TVY) ESPN2 Fitness America Pageant HIST The Real West (TVG) NICK Blue's Clues SCI-R Monsters (TVPG) TNN Creative Living With Crafts (TVG) USA Perfect strangers ( I Vol VH1 Music Videos 10:00 a.m. fl KCBS The Price Is Right (TVG) El KNBC EXTRA (TVPG) 55848 H KTLA Little House on the Prairie II KABC 3 KEYT The View Bill Pullman; weight loss. 11916 H KCAL Jerry Springer 66480 ED KTTV Andv Griffith ITVGI EHKCOP Dr. Qunn.Melcre Woman (TW) 8-10 p.m. Evening Concert. KKGO-FM (105.1). MUSIC: POP-COUNTRY-FOLK-JAZZ-R0CK-R&B 9 a. m.-noon Morning Becomes Eclectic: Music producer-musician Gustavo Santaolalla (11:15 a.m.-noon), KCRW FM (89.9). 10 a.m.-Noon Global Village. KPFK-FM 1907). 11:30 p.m.-midnight From London . . . With Music: Lionel Bart's "Twang," KYPA 11230). KIEWS-COMMENTARY 1-2, 7-8 p.m. Which Way, LA.?: "What Is the State of the Union?" KCRW FM (89.9). SPORTS 6:30-8:30 p.m. Basketball: Clippers at San Antonio Spurs, KEZY-FM (95.9). 7:30-10 p.m. Basketball: New Jersey Nets at Lakers. KLAC (570). 7:30-10:30 p.m. Hockey: Calgary Flames at Mighty Ducks, KRLA (1110). TALK, INTERVIEW 3-11 m.-Howird Stem, KLSX-FM 97.1. 4:30-6 a.m.-Front Paga, KJLH-FM (102.3). 6-9 a.m.-Minyard and Tilde, KABC (790). 6-9 a.m. Bill Handel, KFI (840). KWHY Business News 2 KVCR Spirit of Cross-Stitch With Jean t-ansh EE3 KCET Sesame Street 661 57 EQKMEXMaite 36 KMIR Maury Povich (TVPG) ES KTBN Behind the Scenes; John Avanzini, Efrem Zimbalist Jr. (10:15) ' 2 KESQ Martha Stewart Uviro 38301 S3KVEAPuraSangre11&83 EDKUUUFroozlesZWSU S3 KLCS Challenge of the Unknown ES KRCA Premonition (10:05) 63 KADY Jenny Jones (TVPG) 24515 A&tLaw&Urder(lvru CMAX Movie "Awakenings" MtHU Zffl. ttt4Z CNN CNN Today DSC Home Matters (TVG) 103616 DISN Bear in the Big Blue House (TVY) E! Talk Soup (TVPG-D) 250577 ESPN Sports Tennis Australian Open, Men's Quarterfinal. 267886 ESPN2 NBA 2Night FAM The 700 Club FX Dynasty (TVPG-DS) HIST Churchill (TVG) UFE Almost Perfect (TVPG) NICK Richard Scarry 324770 SCI-H Night Gallery SHOW Movie "The Three Faces of Eve" (19571612848 TBS Movie "Perry Mason: The case ot the Poisoned Pen (199UI (2 hr.) 441 886 TLC On the Inside (TVG) TNN America s Country Hits (TVG) USA Wings TVPG VH1 Top 10 Countdown WGN News 10:30 a.m. CI KNBC Access Hollywood 45193 Ul KTTV Andy Griffith (TVGI ffl KWHY Business News; Health News (10:50) 24 KVCR Creative Livina ES KTBN Casey Treat 42 KESQGayle King 73886 S3 KDOC Headline News S3 KLCS American Frontier; Know It All 110:45 DISN Katie and Orbie (TVY) c! The Gossip Show (TVPG-DI 679454 ESPN2 NBAs Greatest Games UFE Hope 8. Gloria (TVPG) NICK Muppet Babies SCI-H Ray Bradbury Theater (TVPG) TLC Great Country Inns (TVG) TMC Movie "Cooley High" (ia5 mmiWAU) USA Wings (TVPG) 11:00 a.m. H KCBS The Young and the Restless (TV14) 97312 El KNBC News H KTLA The Live Show 39312 fl KABC 1 3 KEYT Port Charles (1VHU-L 97799 El KCAL Maury Povich (TVPG) 53916 EH KTTV I Love Lucy (TVG) EB KCOP Jenny Jones 11041 ES KWHY Business News; California Stocks (ll:a) 24 KVCR California Missions BDKCETStorytime(TVY 87157 til KMEX Aguietas de Color de Hosa (TVPG) 24732 !36 KMIR The PeoDle's Court ES KTBN James Robison '42 KESOJeoDardv! ES KVEA Cafe con Aroma de Mujer 89549 H3 KUUU Southland loday S3 KLCS Kratts' Creatures 1 1935 03 KRCA Getting to Know Your ravoriie miosis AMC Movie "Foreign Correspondent" (1940) (2 hr) 307138 A&EMcCloud CNBC Street Signs COM Soap (TVPG) DSC Lynette Jennings Housesmart (TVG) DISN Chip 'N Dale's Rescue Rangers (TVY) E! 'Party of Five': Behind the Scenes 994409 ESPN2 Flag Football FSW2 Film Feature FX Picket Fences (TVPG-DV) HBO Inventors' Specials: Galileo on the Shoulders of Giants (TVY7) HIST The War Years (TVG) UFE Night Court NICK The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss 906138 SCI-H Swamp Thing (TVG) TLC INNtimate Escapes (TVG) USA Major Dad (TVG) VH1 Music Videos WGN Empty Nest (TVPG) 11:30 a.m. 1 3' KEYT News El KNBC News il KABC News EH KTTV I Love Lucy (TVGI EQ KSCI Taiwan News ES KWHY Business News 24 KVCR Sewing With Nancy ES) KCET Wimzie's House 37616 ES KTBN Benny Hinn !4 KESQ Port Charles (TVPG L) 1 8886 S3 KDOC The Rifleman (TVPG-V) S3 KLCS French in Action BET Planet Groove BRVO Chuck Jones (TVG) (Part 1 of 2) 666954 COM TraceyUllman (TVPG) DISN Madeline (TVY) FAM Carol Burnett and Friends (TVG) UFE Night Court NICKGullah Gullah Island 907867 SCI-H The Odyssey (TVG) SHOW Movie "The Halfback of Notre Dame" (1996) 3825549 TLC INNtimate Escapes (TVGI USA Major Dad (TVG) WGN Empty Nest (TVPG) AFTERNOON Noon fl KCBS News El KNBC 36 KMIR Another World (TV14) 31683 H KTLA Sally Jessy Raphael (TVG) Secrets revealed 62577 O KABC 1 3 KEYT 42 KESQ All My Children (TVPG) 57645 El KCAL News ED KTTV Beverly Hillbillies EBKCOPMontel Williams 53954 RADIO 5-7 , 1 7-9 1 7-10 i i 7-1 CD KSCI Mandarin Drama ES KWHY Business News; High-Tech Report (12:20) 24 KVCR America Sews EE! KCET Puzzle Place (TVY) 57848 ES KTBN The 700 Club SD KOCE Stateside ES KVEA Movie "Te Quiero" (1 hr. jumin.iiuiz S3 KDOC Perry Mason (TVPG-V) S3 KLCS Real Science! ES KRCA Daily Taiwan News BRVO Movie "The Andromeda Strain" (1971 1 73484480 CMAX Movie "Two Bits & Pepper" (1996) (1 hr. 30 min.) 752664 CNN TalkBack Live 4241 19 COM Saturday Night Live (TV14) DSC Interior Motives (TVG) DISN The Little Mermaid (TVY) E! Fashion Emergency (TVPG) 679634 ESPN America's Horse ESPN2 Motorcycle Racing FAM Diagnosis Murder (TVPG) FSW NHL Cool Shots FX Life Goes On (TVPG-D) HBO Movie "The Quick and the Dead" (1987) 123003 HIST Movie "Al Capone" (1959) (2 hr. 30 min.) 855645 UFE Our Home (TVGI 202931 NICK Little Bear 162867 SCI-H Lost in Space TBS Flintstones(TVG) TLC A Wedding Story (TVGI TNN CrookS Chase (TVG) 103935 TNT In the Heat of the Night (TVPG-V) USA Movie "Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story" (1996) (2 hr.) 946916 VHIPop Up Video WGN Beauty and the Beast (TVPG) 12:30 p.m. D KCBS The Bold and the Beautiful (TV14I27480 ED KTTV Beverly Hillbillies E9 KWHY Business News; Show Biz Report (12:50) r24 KVCR DW Features EG) KCET Mister Rogers 76461 S3 KOCE Birdwatch With Don and Lillian Stokes S3 KLCS Newton's Apple GS KRCA Inside China DSC Interior Motives (TVG) DISN Winnie the Pooh (TVY) E! Model (TVPG) ESPN Racehorse Digest FSW The Last Word 851 19 FSW2 Sports Pro Hockey Mighty Ducks at San Jose. 788867 NICK Blue's Clues TBSFIintstones(TVG) TLC A Wedding Story (TVG) TMC Movie "Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood" (1976) (1 hr. 32 min.) 2462867 VH1 Women First 737041 1:00 p.m. U KCBS As the World Turns (TV14) 22935 D KNBC 36 KMIR Days of Our Lives (TV1 4) 17003 H KTLA Blossom U KABC I 3i KEYT W KESQ One Life to Live (TVPG) 66393 El KCAL The People's Court EQ KTTV Gilligan's Island EQ KCOP Ricki Lake (TVPG) Parenting. 39374 ES KWHY NewsClosing Bell Report 124; KVCR DW Daily World News EG! KCET Reading Rainbow (TVY) 57409 EQ KMEX Marimar (TVPG) 37916 EB KTBN John Hagee S3 KOCE Crawshaw's Sketching and Drawing Course S3 KDOC Gunsmoke (TVPG-V) S3 KLCS Reading Rainbow 75770 OS KRCA The Hero Family AMC Movie "It Happens Every Spring" (1949) (1 hr. 30 min.) 876683 A&E The Equalizer CNBC Market Wrap CNN CNN Today COM The Daily Show (TVPG) 6335770 DSC Home Matters (TVG) 888393 DISN Jungle Cubs (TVY) E! News Daily (TVPG-D) Steve Kmetko; Gina St. John. 729022 ESPN Ski World FAM Home and Family 589645 FSW Sports Swimming FINA World Swimming and Diving Championships. 18022 FX Supercollectors (TVG) UFETheCommish MTVMattrock(TVPG NICK Allegra's Window 703490 SCI-H Battlestar Galactica SHOW Movies "Nickelodeon" (1 976) (2 hr. 2 min.) 931 7645 (1:15) TBS Super Looney Tunes (TVG) 606886 TLC Furniture to Go (TVG) TNN Dallas (TVPG) TNT In the Heat of the Night (TVPG-V) VH1 Hollywood 8. Vinyl WGN Beverly Hills, 90210 (TVPG) 1:30 p.m. H KTLA Brady Bunch ED KTTV Gilligan's Island 03 KSCI Tea Time (Mandarin) 2(3428 ES KWHY Market Wrap-Up; Chart Watch (1:45) 84 KVCR Charlie Rose 550428 BDKCETTiie Magic School BuslTVY) 75732 ES KTBN Rod Parsley S3 KOCE Gourmet Ireland S3 KVEA Movie "Mariachide Frontera"(1 hr. 30 min.) 659138 S3 KLCS Return to the Magic Library; Animal Families (1 :45) BET Rap City CMAX Movie "The Break" (1995)11 hr. 44 min.) 8602867 CNN Burden of Proof 437683 COM Dr. Katz: Professional Therapist (TVPG) DISN Tale Spin (TVY) ESPN Firestone Chats 257409 FX Pet Department (TVG) HBO Movie "The House on Carroll Street" (19881(1 hr. 41 min.) 8806409 NICK Rupert 880751 TBS California Dreams (TVGI "It's a Guy Thing" The girls teach Sly and Tony a lesson in manners. 7270312 TLC Hometime (TVG) VH1 Music Videos Please see TV LOG, Fll 6-9 a.m. Imus in the Morning, KLAC (570). 6-10 a.m. Mark and Brian, KLOS-FM (95.5). 8-1 1 a.m. Talk of the City, KPCC-FM (89.3). 8-1 1:45 a.m. Rorin Owens. KABC (790. 8 a.m.-noon Rush Limbaugh. KFI (640). 11 a.m.-l p.m. Talk of the Nation, KPCC-FM (89.31. 11 a.m. -3 p.m. Jonathan Brandmaisr, KLSX-FM (97.1). Noon-1 p.m. Living Room, KPFK-FM (90.7). Noon-2 p.m. George Putnam's Talkback, KIEV (870). Noon-3 p.m. Oennis Prager, KABC (790). Noon-3 p.m. Dr. Laura Schlessinger, KFI (640. 1-2, 7-8 p.m. Fresh Air, KPCC-FM (89.3). 3-5 p.m. Larry Elder. KABC (790). 3-7 p.m. John and Ken, KFI (640). 3- 7 p.m.-Tom Leykis, KLSX-FM (97.1). : 3:30-5:30 p.m. Ray Briem, KIEV (870). 4- 5 p.m. Jerry Brown. KPFK-FM (90.7). '4-6 p.m. Connecting Point, KYPA (1230). 6-7 p.m. Ed TyH, KABC (790). p.m. - Larry Mantle's Airtalk. KPCC I89.3. p.m. - Stephanie Miller, KABC (790). p.m. Tim Conway Jr. 81 stockier. u.:x-rM!i.i. 1 p..-PM Hendrie. KFI (640). NBC Rides Broncos-Packers Game to Super ratings for the Super Bowl on Sunday sent NBC soaring in the seasonal standings against CBS, ABC and Fox, solidifying the network's bid to win the prime-time championship for the third year in a row. NBC said Super Bowl XXXII, in which the John Elway-led Denver Broncos beat the Green Bay Packers, 31-24, tied with Super Bowl XXVII as the third most-watched TV program in history, with an estimated 133.4 million viewers watching at least part of the football game. They trail Super Here are the rankings for national prime-time network television last week (Jan. 19-25) as compiled by Nielsen Media Research. They are based on the average number of people who watched a program from start to finish. Nielsen estimates that there are 254 million potential U.S. viewers age 2 1. Super Bowl XXXII NBC 133.4 2. Super Bowl Postgame NBC 64.83 3. Third RockSun (Sun.) NBC 33.66 4. Seinfeld NBC 28.84 5. Friends NBC 23.45 6. Home Improvement ABC 22.86 7. Veronica's Closet NBC 22.06 8. ER NBC 21.16 9. Union Square NBC 18.95 10. "Figure Skating" (Fri.) NBC 16.93 11. FrasfcK NBC 16.61 12. ''WaMFigim Skating" (Sat) NBC 16.00 13. Dateline NBC (Tue.) NBC 15.89 14. Mad About You NBC 1585 15. Grace Under Fk (Tue.) ABC 15.81 16. DatetneNBC(Moa) NBC 15.62 17. Diagnosis Murder CSS 15.58 18. Drama Gregg ABC 15.30 19. Just SMot Me NBC 15.22 20. 3rd Hock From the Sun NBC 14.94 21. Cosby CBS 14.90 22. The Dm Carey Show ABC 14.81 21 PUmeTkneUve ABC 14.50 24. Aly McBeal FOX 14.26 25. 2020 (Moo.) ABC 13.98 26. 2020 ABC 13.88 27. Soil City ABC 13.85 Soul Man ABC 13.85 29. NYPDBue ABC 13.81 30. Evertody Loves Raymond CBS 13.68 Kids Say Damdest Things CBS 13.68 32. Law A. Order CBS 13.55 33. Sabrtna. the Teenage Wrtch ABC 13.50 34. "Scariest Woe Chases" FOX 1304 35. SerteMrWed.) NBC 13.02 36. Watw. Texas Ranger CBS 12.94 37. Working NBC 12.93 38. NewsRadk) NBC 12.62 Earn; Edition CBS 12.62 40. Bevedyrtts, 90210 FOX 12.61 41. Sabrtna, Teen. Wit (8 p.m.) ABC 12.59 42. Cops (8:30 p.m.) FOX 12.48 43. Promised Land CBS 12.30 44. Dateline NBC (Fri.) NBC 12.23 45. Magnificent Seven CBS 12.12 46. Drew Carey Show (Tue.) ABC 12.05 JAG CBS 12.05 48. Party or Five FOX 11.91 49. Funniest Home Videos ABC 11.90 50. Carafe h meaty NBC 11.86 51. Suddenly Susan NBC 11.81 52. "When Animals Attack 3" FOX 11.78 53. Boy Meets World ABC 11.72 54. The Practice ABC 11.35 55. 3rd From the Sun (Wed.) NBC 11.21 56. Teen Angel ABC 11.07 57. Chicago Hope CBS 1047 58. 48H0UI CBS 1046 59. George A Leo CBS 1043 60. NashBMen CBS 10.77 The Drew Tonight 98c - FM Doug Prime-Time TV Rankings National Nielsen Viewership and older. Viewership Is listed here in John Elway Program 61. The Nanny CBS 10.76 62. Cops FOX 10.62 63. Elen ABC 10.50 64. America's Most Wanted FOX 10.47 65. Melrose Place FOX 10.38 66. Caroline In the City (9:30 p.m.) NBC 10.34 67. "Crisis In the White House" ABC 10.16 68. The X-Files FOX 9.48 69. Murphy Brown CBS 9.39 TO. Fired Up NBC 9.37 71. "Beyond Belief FactFiction?" FOX 9.19 72. Miennium FOX 9.15 73 The Gregory Hues Show CBS 9.12 74. Step by Step CBS 9.02 75. Stylet Substance CBS 9.00 76. Prey ABC 8.89 77. Eye. Bryant Gurnbel CBS 841 78. Famry Matters CBS 8.67 79. "Me Watace Remembers" CBS 8.55 80. "The Perfect Mother" CBS 8.50 81. Brooklyn South CBS 8.23 82. Bully, the Vampire Slayer WB 7.94 83. rung ot the Hi FOX 7.76 84. Bulty, Vampire Slayer (Mon.) WB 7.59 85. Tin Simpsons FOX 7.54 86. "Mystery ot Happiness" ABC 7.44 87. "ABC News Saturday Night" ABC 7.40 88. 7th Heaven WB 7.17 89. "Look Wre's Talking Now" ABC 7.14 90. New York LkvJercover FOX 7.13 91. "Endangered Spedes" NBC 6.96 92. "Love Am" ABC 6.78 93. Gypsy CBS 6.77 94. Dawson's Creek WB 6.75 95. Nothing Sacred ABC 6.27 96. Ask Harriet FOX 6.07 97. Star Trek Voyager UPN 5.85 98. Between Brothers FOX 5.61 99. The Steve Harvey Show WB 5.39 I0U The Wayans Bros. WB 5.35 101. WorU'sFunnlestl FOX 5.02 102. Cracker ABC 4.97 103. Smart Guy WB 4.93 You've seen him fight aliens and strip for cash. But you've never seen him like this. (Tonight Drew 8 his girlfriend heat up the kitchen, without turning on the stove.) Csrey Show Bowl XXX with 138.4 million viewers and Super Bowl XXVIII with 134.8 million. According to figures released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research, NBC also did well elsewhere last week, posting winning numbers with its Tuesday and Thursday lineups and two nights of figure skating. Fox, meanwhile, said "Ally McBeal" scored its best ratings ever last week in the wake of being named best comedy at the Golden Globe Awards. It ranked No. 25 overall. LEE MARGULIES millions. 1 l Super Win PfOfFeMI VMffe M 104. Sister. Sister WB 4.67 105. MakxHmEddn UFft 4.46 loa Good News UP 412 107. In the House UPN 342 104. Sparks UPN 341 109. The Sentinel UPN 3.31 110. "Alan Abduction1' UPN 3.27 111. Unhappily Ever Altar WB 2.71 112. "F Vampires Eioosedt'' UPN 2.60 113. The Jamie Fou Show WB 2.20 114. The Parent 'Hood WB 1.90 115. AJrtgM. Already WB 146 116. Nk Freno: licensed Teacher WB 1.62 117. The Tom Show WB 1.32 Network Averages Here is the number of viewers that each network averaged per hour of prime time, for last week and for the season. Last Week NBC 27.26 million ABC 10.74 CBS 10.34 FOX 9.96 WB 5.05 UPN 3.86 Season to Date NBC 15.71 million CBS 13.45 ABC 12.86 FOX 10.66 WB 4.36 UPN 4.30 Southland Viewing Here are Nielsen's Top 10 prime-time programs in the Los Angeles area during the same week. The rankings are based on the number of households watching. S4s Heave Progran flea fceMi 1. Super Bowl XXXI KNBC 2, 179,0! 5 2. Super Bowl Post-Game KNBC 1,587,926 3. 3rd Rock From the Sun (Sun.) KNBC 941,735 4. Seinfeld KNBC 911480 5. Friends KNBC 731348 6. ER KNBC 711,311 7. Fraster KNBC 706301 8. NVPDBkM KABC 67M46 9. TheX-Fies KTTV 666J09 10. RoggkVs Sports Bowl KNBC 646,191

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