NEW YORK -- CBS dominance of the Neilsen ratings continued last week with six shows in the first seven slots on the Top 10 list, headed by '60 Minutes.'
Sit-coms accounted for the other top CBS entries, 'One Day At a Time' and 'The Jeffersons' taking 3rd and 4th place, followed by newcomers 'Gloria' and 'Newhart' as Nos. 5 and 6 and the venerable 'M-A-S-H' in 7th place.
NBC snagged the No. 2 spot with its 'Bob Hope Christmas Show' but otherewise had only a repeat episode of 'Hill Street Blues' at No. 10.
ABC's 'Dynasty' placed 8th with 'Monday Night Football' as No. 9.
The CBS' prime time slate came in with a 15.8 rating and a 28.0 audience share to ABC's 14.5 and 26.0 and NBC's 14.0 and 25.0, giving CBS top honors for 10 of the season's 13 weeks to two for NBC and one for ABC.
ABC's NFL 'Monday Night Football,' recovering from a post-strike slump, scored its highest rating since the players' return, 21.4.
The top 10 programs for the week ending Dec. 26, according to the A.C. Nielsen Co., were:
1. 60 Minutes (CBS).
2. Bob Hope Christmas Show (NBC).
3. One Day at a time (CBS).
4. The Jeffersons (CBS).
5. Gloria (CBS).
6. Newhart (CBS).
7. M-A-S-H (CBS).
8. Dynasty (ABC).
9. NFL Monday Night Football -- Cincinnati vs. San Diego (ABC).
10. Hill Street Blues (NBC).