Brian Williams and NBC Nightly News continues to put distance between themselves and ABC's World News Tonight.
Nightly News was number 1 in both total viewers and the key demo A25-54 for the month of January, marking its second straight monthly demo win.
Nightly topped ABC “World News Tonight” by an average of +219,000 viewers A25-54 in January.
The NBC broadcast was #1 across the board for the week of January 26-30, 2015, according to Nielsen Media Research data. Nightly has been #1 among viewers A25-54 for 4 consecutive weeks, 8 of the last 9 weeks, and 10 of the last 13 weeks. Nightly has now been the #1 evening newscast in total viewers for 280 consecutive weeks.