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Cable Nielsen Ratings

Rankings for the top 15 programs on basic cable networks as compiled by Nielsen Media Research for the week of June 18-24. Each ratings point represents 1,022,000 households. Day and start time (EDT) are in parentheses.

1. "WWF Entertainment" (Monday, 10 p.m.), TNN, 3.6, 3.7 million homes.

2. "WWF Entertainment" (Monday, 9 p.m.), TNN, 3.0, 3.08 million homes.

3. "BET Awards Show" (Tuesday, 9 p.m.), BET, 2.8, 2.82 million homes.

4. Movie: "A Deadly Vision" (Sunday, 2 p.m.), Lifetime, 2.4, 2.41 million homes.

5. Movie: "In the Best Interest of the Children" (Sunday, 6 p.m.), Lifetime, 2.3, 2.32 million homes.

6. Movie: "Absolute Power" (Sunday, 8 p.m.), TBS, 2.2, 2.29 million homes.

7. Movie: "Every Woman's Dream" (Sunday, 4 p.m.), Lifetime, 2.2, 2.29 million homes.

8. "Rugrats" (Sunday, 10:30 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.2, 2.27 million homes.

9. "Rugrats" (Sunday, 11 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.2, 2.21 million homes.

10. "Rugrats" (Sunday, 10 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.2, 2.17 million homes.

11. "Rugrats" (Sunday, 11:30 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.1, 2.16 million homes.

12. "South Park" (Wednesday, 10 p.m.), Comedy Central, 2.1, 2.09 million homes.

13. Movie: "Legacy of Sin" (Monday, 9 p.m.), Lifetime, 2.0, 2.06 million homes.

14. "Spongebob" (Saturday, 10 a.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.0, 2.05 million homes.

15. "Rugrats" (Sunday, 1 p.m.), Nickelodeon, 2.0, 2.03 million homes.