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Most Watched TV Networks of USA of 2018

Even in the recent times, the television is one of the most effective media of communication. Perhaps, this is the reason why it is still the daily dose of happiness for many. Although, there might be some confusions going among the people regarding which are the Most Watched TV Networks of USA! Hereby, we are discussing on the same.

7 Most Watched TV Networks of USA that you shouldn’t miss!

Although, people’s requirement differs a lot from each other. Go through our list and find whether the network you love is present on our list or not!

1. Fox News

Fox NewsSince it’s foundation in the year of 1996, the Fox News group is a leading news provider to the millions of citizens. At present, it is having a presence in around billion households in the United States. This indicates the crowd appeal it is having amongst the people of America.


Possessing over 240 Television Stations all across the United States, CBS has continuously evolved itself as per the changing time. Perhaps, this is the main reason why it is so much popular among the people. It provides news through its various radio stations. Additionally, one can also get access to a lot of interesting and exciting featured content which will make us stick to them in a long run!

3. NBC

NBCHaving its firm root in the mind of people since the Second World War, the National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is a daily dose of commercial updates, sports and news for many. We can imagine the popularity of this one of the Most Watched TV Networks of USA, that it’s viewership isn’t just limited to the boundaries of US. But it has crossed over and reached the fellow neighbouring countries too.

4. HBO

HBOProviding amazing content to the viewers since 1972, the Home Box Office is popular among the people of all age groups. With over 50 million subscribers in the United States and over 130 million worldwide, you will always get a variety of content from them. What’s more, it is available worldwide which signifies the hold of viewers it is having.


ESPNThe ESPN is among the Most Watched TV Networks of USA for the sports segment. If you are a sports lover then it is quite clear that you might be a big fan of ESPN. It broadcasts various sports events such as Cricket, Tennis, Hockey, Soccer, Basketball and a lot more. Due to this, many people stick to ESPN so as to stay updated with the sports.

6. Univision


Initially begun as a Spanish International Network, Univision relaunched itself in the year of 1987 as Univision. It is providing 164 Hours a week of programs to its viewers. Therefore, if you are a fan of most watched tv shows, then you will never get a boring feel.

7. USA Network

USA NetworkA part of  NBC Universal Cable Entertainment Group, the USA Network also features among the Most Watched TV Networks. You will find a variety of series on it such as feature films, thriller movies and also sports programming. Perhaps, this is the reason why it is popular among the users since last 38 years.

Jersey News

Senatorial Candidates

Senators are voted for island-wide and represent the whole of Jersey.

This year only half of the Senators were up for election because the remaining Senators have only served half their six-year terms.

There were only four spots up for grabs this time because two have been axed in an attempt to streamline the States.

Once the Senators have been voted on, the new Chief Minister will pick his Council of Ministers, choosing a States Member for posts like Treasury Minister and Health.

Outward Chief Minister Terry Le Sueur will be replaced when the newly voted-in States sit in October for the first time. States Members can put themselves forward for the position and then the States vote for their new Chief Minister.


We have asked all the Senatorial candidates to provide us with the answers to some questions – and will be updating each profile as we get this information. All entries below are unedited.

Sir Philip Bailhache – As a former Bailiff and Judge, Sir Philip is no stranger to Jersey politics. As Bailiff, his position was Chief Justice of the island. He studied Law at Oxford University and upon leaving, joined his family’s law firm, Bailhache and Bailhache in St Helier. He lives in Grouville with his second wife Linda and two children, Alice and Edward.

What do you see as the key issue facing Jersey? There are many key issues but, if pressed, I would say that reform of the constitution of the States is most urgent. Without reform, sensible debates and efficient decision-making in relation to the economy, the health service, education, income support and much else are less likely. The number of members of the States should be reduced.

Will you be seeking promotion to the Council of Ministers – if so, which position would you like, and why? I should like to be in a position to influence the work of the proposed Electoral Commission which will lay the foundations for the reform of the constitution of the States. To that end I should like to have an involvement with the Privileges and Procedures Committee. I have no particular ministerial ambitions, but am prepared to serve in any capacity where I might be most useful.

Why should Islanders vote for you? I have had a successful career in the law and have been involved with the work of the States for most of my life. I understand what has gone wrong with the machinery of government, and I think that I can help to put it right. I believe that my experience will enable me to build bridges between members, and to restore faith in the States Assembly.

Senator Freddie Cohen- Current Senator and former Planning Minister. Senator Freddie has hit the headlines recently because he originally announced that he was stepping down from the States, partly due to racist threats made to him and to spend more time with his family. He has now announced that he is standing. He was recently given the position of “Foreign Minister”.

What do you see as the key issue facing Jersey? Jersey is facing testing times in a very uncertain world. Many of our key sectors such as finance, agriculture and tourism have contracted and our ability to maintain our excellent welfare, health and education service will require competence and ingenuity from reliable proven politicians to lead us over the coming years.

Competition from Cayman, Liechtenstein, Luxemburg and Guernsey threatens our prosperity. We will need to be nimble and clever to ensure we do not loose business. If we do not protect our industries such as agriculture, finance and tourism, taxes would have to rise and welfare services fall – tax must not be increased and we must maintain our essential welfare services.

Diversification of our economy is vital as we need more strings to our bow. Properly funded, non means-tested university education and vocational training for young Islanders are essential if we are to match job opportunities with skills and deliver employment for Islanders and continued prosperity to Jersey.

Will you be seeking promotion to the Council of Ministers if so, which position would you like and why? I have served on the Council of Ministers for nearly six years as Environment Minister. This year I was appointed as Assistant Chief Minister with responsibility for UK and International Relations. The job of foreign minister was established as the UK Ministry of Justice cut our support at Westminster and internationally.

My work in this area has already delivered great benefit to the Island from obtaining UK and EU Code Group endorsement of our Zero-Ten regime to delivering school exchange opportunities with China.

I believe our future lies in the international diversification of the economy and I like to continue in my present role.

Why should islanders vote for you?I have a proven track record of making decisions and delivering new policies. I have helped secure vital agreements such as the agreement by the UK Treasury and European Code Group to accept Zero-Ten, so vital to our continued prosperity. I have also delivered new job and business opportunities and introduced a wide range of initiatives ranging from the ECO-ACTIVE programme to the new National Park. I have a proven track record of delivery and wish to continue serving my Island as a full-time politician.

Advocate Rose Colley – One of three female candidates, she is a new candidate and a partner at Viberts law firm, where she works in the family department. She was a Councillor for the London Borough of Southwark from 1984 to 1997 and stood for Parliament at the 1992 General Election. In Jersey she is the former acting Btnnier, chairs the sub-committee of the Law Society. She currently serves on the States of Jersey Appointments Commission, is legal adviser to St John Ambulance in Jersey and sits on the Citizens Advice Bureau Management committee.

What do you see as the key issue facing Jersey?Elected politicians in Jersey need to reconnect with the community. There is a need for constitutional reform of the States of Jersey. There needs to be a full and informed debate of the various options. It is crucial that the public are fully consulted on these reforms including options being put to them in a referendum.

The States needs to immediately reform the way that it debates issues. There is far too much time wasting and many members seem to have forgotten that they are in the States to represent those who elected them and not to simply give a platform to their own personal views.

I believe that there must be a continuing role for the parishes within any reformed States. The parish structure is an excellent way of helping to reconnect with the electorate and consideration should be given to how the role of the parishes could be enhanced.

Will you be seeking promotion to the Council of Ministers if so, which position would you like and why? If it were felt that I was a suitable candidate for the Council of Ministers I would give this very serious consideration. I would, however, only seek Ministerial office in a policy area where I feel that I have sufficient expertise such as education or housing. These are the policy areas that I have always felt passionate about and where I feel that I could add value as a Minister or Assistant Minister.

Why should Islanders vote for you? There are a number of reasons why Islanders should vote for me:

I have many years experience of local government in London including sitting as an elected member on the Inner Education Authority;

Since moving to Jersey in 1997 I have been active in campaigning for a number of social reforms that affect families including the implementation of the Children Law, rights for grandparents and step-parents. I believe that I have been an effective campaigner in these areas and now feel it is the right time to use these skills in the States.

I am passionate about Jersey. However, in recent years, politicians have lost the ability to properly represent those that elected them and unless this tide is turned Jersey will become governed less and less effectively. Such a state of affairs risks the economic and social stability of the Island.


Jersey News

My wife used to think I was cute…now she thinks I’m an idiot!

LEE Evans was back at Fort Regent with a bang (and a slightly mad Russian!).

After three long years away from stand-up, he is returning to live comedy with a vengeance this autumn. And he’s clearly relishing the prospect.

Lee Evans”The rush you get from live comedy never wanes,” beams Evans.

“Because it’s a shared experience, the buzz is immediate. Sometimes I’ll go on stage and say stuff that I wrote down in a mad panic in the car on the way to the venue. And when the audience gets it, you think, ‘blimey, you and all!’ “What I love is that it’s a communal thing. We all come together in a room, point out of the window at things and laugh at them. It’s as simple as that.”

Lee is hugely entertaining company. Constantly coming up with one-liners, he possesses what the title of one of his best films describes as Funny Bones. You can’t help but laugh when you’re with him.

Evans has now headlined with dozens of major-league Hollywood stars such as Bruce Willis, Jay Leno, Gary Oldman, Cameron Diaz, Matt Dillon, Christopher Walken, Nathan Lane, Ian McKellen and, um, Jerry Springer.

But success does not appear to have gone to his head. He is still the same lovably shambolic, self-deprecating Southend lad I first met more than 15 years ago.

“Success may be important to other people, but it isn’t to me,” he declares.

“I’ve still got the same mates I’ve had for years, and they treat me in the same way they’ve always done – by taking the mickey!”

Evans is equally self-effacing when it comes to characterising his live show.

“I stand on stage and talk b******s for two hours,” he smiles. “We’re analysing it here, but in fact it’s complete and utter b******s. It won’t solve anything and it won’t change the world, but I hope it relates to people.”

Evans, who scooped the coveted Perrier Award at the Edinburgh Festival as long ago as 1993, is a past-master at working a live audience, with his bravura, sweatsoaked act – he still leaves a towel at the back of the stage so he can periodically wipe the perspiration from his brow. It is a uniquely uplifting act.

One of the principal reasons audiences are drawn to Evans is that he plays the fool so well. A brilliant physical comedian, he is a natural clown, forever tripping over the microphone stand or falling down on stage.

“Obviously, that idiotic persona is exaggerated, but it comes out on stage because of nerves,” says Evans who turned 41 in February.

“I’m not even aware that I’m doing it, but it’s who I am. My dad and my brother and various old friends have for years been desperately trying to get me to be more tough or more sporting or more cool or more fashionable. Unfortunately, it never works!”

During the first half of XL, Lee focuses on the manifold annoyances of Britain.

“The first half will basically be a rant about the things that are really getting on my nerves,” he states. “I’m starting to shout at the telly – and it’s switched off.

“Even though we think we’re in charge of things, in fact we’re losing control of our lives. When you phone up a utility company or the bank, you have to press seven different digits and then listen to Lionel Ritchie for 20 minutes – all for the privilege of talking to a machine at the end of it. You never get through to a human being. Even though I get sucked into this, I find it so irritating.”

In the second half, Evans discusses “what’s been happening in my life”. Inevitably, much of that will centre on relationships. It’s material that will strike a chord with everyone.

“I’ve been married for 21 years now,” he reflects, “and I realise how ridiculous things become when you’ve been married that long. Years ago, if all the change fell out of my trouser-pockets when I was getting undressed, Heather would think it was cute. Now, it’s ‘bloody hell, you idiot!’ And if we try to recapture the romance now by having a bath together, it’s impossible. Women’s bath-water is always far too hot!”

Topics that are preying on Lee’s mind at the moment include his own childhood. “We lived on a rough council estate,” he recalls. “The lift was a toilet.

That’s why it had that sign – ‘maximum load’. We were also forced to eat Brussels sprouts the whole time. We were the only people in the world who had to. They didn’t even eat them in Brussels; people in that city would say, ‘why are they named after us?’ “To an extent, my parents and grandparents wore blinkers about what a person should do, but at least they knew where they were going. I feel it’s all gone a bit mad now, and everything’s very confused. The point is, there is no point.

Maybe I should become a monk. Life would be a lot more simple then: get up, milk a cow, pray a bit and then go back to bed.”

When not touring, Evans has been building up a more than healthy career in the theatre, starring in hugely successful London productions of Endgamewith Michael Gambon, and The Producers, opposite Nathan Lane.

However, he is currently taking a break from Hollywood. “I haven’t read a decent script in months,” he says frankly.

Nor is Evans likely to spend any time making adverts. He is not short of offers to star in commercials, but turns them all down.

“I wouldn’t know what to do if I had to tell people to go and buy something I didn’t use myself,” he shrugs. “I was offered a fortune to do a whisky ad, but I don’t drink whisky.

Jersey News

Jersey Rugby suffer narrow defeat

Jersey Rugby Club narrowly lost their first match in National One away to Fylde by 29 points to 27.

Jersey started well and took an early lead when Ross Broadfoot scored a try.

But Fylde came back strongly with three first half tries, one from Mike Waywell and two from Nick Royle, to lead 24-8 at the break.

Jersey played much better in the second half, scoring tries by Nick Trower, Donny Sanders and Guy Thompson. But another try from Fylde through Steve Briers was enough for them to keep their noses in front.

Jersey had the consolation of two bonus points, for scoring four tries and losing by less than seven, but in reality they’ll rue a first-half performance that lost them a game they could have won.

Jersey News

Under The Greenwood Tree

Top Christmas TV Attraction Filmed Entirely in Jersey

Keeley Hawes and James Murray star in this romantic tale of village life in, a new adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s classic novel UNDER THE GREENWOOD TREE for ITV1. The two-hour drama, screened at the heart of ITV1’s Christmas schedule, is scripted by Ashley Pharaoh, who penned last year’s Christmas hit Tom Brown’s Schooldays, and produced by Ecosse Films, makers of Monarch of the Glen, Like Father Like Son, Amnesia and the award-winning film Mrs Brown.

Set in a rustic English village in the mid 19th century, UNDER THE GREENWOOD TREE tells the story of a poor young man who falls for a beautiful schoolteacher and attempts to win her over. Keeley Hawes (Spooks, Tipping the Velvet) stars as the teacher, Fancy Day, with James Murray (Sons and Lovers, Cutting It) as her suitor Dick Dewy.

Ben Miles plays new parson Maybold, who upsets the villagers with his plans to replace the choir with a new harmonium, with Steve Pemberton as farmer Shiner, Tony Haygarth as Dick’s father Reuben, Tom Georgeson as Fancy’s father Geoffrey, plus Sian Brooke, Jane Wheldon and Terry Mortimer.

Told through four seasons of country life, the drama follows Dick’s attempts to find true love despite his lowly position, while other men with more money vie for Fancy’s affections. Will Fancy follow her heart – or fulfil her sick father’s longing to see her marry well?

The film was shot entirely in Jersey, with locations including Hamptonne Country Life Museum and St Ouen’s Manor.

Producer Jeremy Gwilt says: “UNDER THE GREENWOOD TREE” is a tale of love, changing traditions and the rolling seasons of rural England. Keeley Hawes and James Murray play a couple split by the class divide and I’m sure their story, set against the changes of 19th century country life, will be a perfect festive treat.

“Jersey is one of the most beautiful corners of Britain and has not been used as a major location since the days of Bergerac. We received a warm welcome from the island and are proud to be featuring its heritage sites in our drama.”