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NBC10 AND TELEMUNDO62 ARE THE MOST WATCHED LOCAL NEWS AT 11PM IN NOVEMBER 2017

NBC10 News at 11PM tied for #1 late news in Adults 25 to 54, repeating its May 2017 ratings performance; NBC10 News at 4AM also ranked #1 in the time period

Noticiero Telemundo62 is the #1 Spanish language television newscast for all time periods in November 2017 among Adults 18 to 49

BALA CYNWYD, PA (November 27, 2017) -- NBC10’s newscast, NBC10 News at 11 PM, tied for the most-watched late local newscast among Adults 25 to 54 during November 2017, according to Nielsen. In addition, NBC10 News at 4AM ranked #1 in that time period among Adults 25-54. NBC10 News was the only local morning newscast to experience ratings growth in every local morning news time period from 4 AM through 7 AM among Adults 25 to 54.

Telemundo62’s local weekday newscasts, Noticiero Telemundo62 at 5 PM, 5:30 PM, 6 PM, and 11 PM were the most-watched Spanish language newscasts in the market during November 2017 among Adults 18 to 49. Year to year, Telemundo62 attracted 50 percent more Spanish-language viewers among Adults 18 to 49 at 5 PM and 5:30 PM.

"Our performance reflects the hard work and passion our team brings every day to serve our audiences,” said Ric Harris, President and General Manager of NBC10 and Telemundo62. “We are thrilled that more viewers are continuing to turn to both NBC10 and Telemundo62 for their news, weather and consumer information in the Greater Philadelphia region. We take pride in being the fastest growing news organization to serve the Philadelphia market in two languages.”

Additional highlights from November 2017:

WCAU / NBC10

  • NBC10 News at 11PM tied for #1 late news in Adults 25 to 54. This is the second time this year that NBC10 ranks #1 at 11 PM. NBC10’s 11 PM newscast received a 2.1 rating, a 17 percent increase over November 2016.
  • NBC10’s morning newscasts (Monday through Friday, 4 AM through 7 AM) grew 38 percent among Adults 25-54
  • For the third consecutive month in the 2017-2018 season (September, October, November), NBC10 is the only station to show growth in the ratings during local evening news (Monday through Friday, 4 PM to 6:30 PM) among Adults 25-54.
  • NBC10 finished #1 in Primetime among Adults 25-54.
  • NBC10 had the highest rating for a Philadelphia Eagles game so far this season, with a 28.4 rating for the November 19 game against the Dallas Cowboys

WWSI / Telemundo62

  • Noticiero Telemundo62 at 5 PM and 5:30 PM were the #1 Spanish language newscasts in the time period, with a 50 percent ratings increase over November 2016 among Adults 18-49
  • Noticiero Telemundo62 at 6 PM was the #1 Spanish language newscast, with ratings triple November 2016 among Adults 18-49
  • Telemundo62 was the #1 Spanish language programming during weekday afternoons from 2 PM to 5 PM
  • Telemundo62 was the #1 Spanish language programming during Primetime weekday evenings from 8 PM to 11 PM among Adults 18-49

Source: The Nielsen Company; Live/Same Day ratings, November 2017 sweep (October 26-November 22, 2017)

ABOUT NBC10 PHILADELPHIA / WCAU

Owned by NBCUniversal, NBC10 Philadelphia has been delivering local news, information and weather for more than 60 years, serving nearly six million viewers throughout Greater Philadelphia, the Lehigh Valley, South Jersey and Delaware. Viewers turn to NBC10 for the most up-to-date breaking news and weather on a variety of platforms, including online at nbc10.com and via mobile and social platforms. COZI TV, the station’s multicast network, offers a full schedule of America’s most beloved and iconic television series and hit movies as well as local programming. COZI TV can be seen on Comcast channel 248, Verizon channel 460, RCN channel 28 and over-the-air on digital 10.2. For more information, visit www.nbcphiladelphia.com.

ABOUT TELEMUNDO62 PHILADELPHIA / WWSI

Owned by NBCUniversal, Telemundo62 / WWSI is NBC’s Owned Television Stations local station serving Spanish-speaking viewers throughout the Greater Philadelphia area, including 18 counties across Pennsylvania, South Jersey and Delaware. Noticiero Telemundo62 is a locally produced, live Spanish-language newscast, airing weekdays at 5 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. Viewers turn to Noticiero Telemundo62 for local news, weather, sports and community coverage on air and on the Telemundo62 app. For more information, visit Telemundo62.com.

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