The first hour of Deal or No Deal edged out TPIR to come out on top, with 7.76 million total viewers. Fox's 'Til Death wrapped its season with 5.79 mil (slipping 250K), while Back to You bid TV adieu with 6.87 mil. Top Model crowned its new champ in front of 4.92 mil.
Idol added 1.85 mil to enjoy its best Wednesday numbers in six weeks, delivering 24.25 mil. Criminal Minds placed second with a typical 12.7 mil. Farmer Wants a Wife (1.9 mil) dipped another 210 thou.
CSI: NY (11.6 mil) dropped a mil, L&O (8.6 mil) was down a hair, and Boston Legal (7.67 mil) gained 270K.
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