'American Idol" returned to the top of the Nielsen charts last week, with both editions edging out last week's champ, "Dancing With the Stars." Here are the top 10 prime-time network programs for the week ending Sunday, according to Nielsen Media Research. Programs are ranked by millions of viewers.

1. AMERICAN IDOL - WEDNESDAY, Fox, 19.5million

2. AMERICAN IDOL - TUESDAY, Fox, 19.16

3. DANCING WITH THE STARS, ABC, 19.15

4. NCIS, CBS, 17.2.

5. NCIS: LOS ANGELES, CBS, 16.0

6. THE MENTALIST, CBS, 14.8

7. TWO AND A HALF MEN, CBS, 13.8

8. THE BIG BANG THEORY, CBS, 13.7

9. SURVIVOR: HEROES VS. VILLAINS FINALE, CBS, 13.45

10. CSI, CBS, 13.42

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