The Miami Herald is reporting that World Wrestling Entertainment has rejected a deal offered by the estate of Chris Benoit. According to the report, WWE refused to pay $2 million to Benoitâ<80><99>s two surviving children from a previous marriage as ”recognition of their father’s contributions to the company,” according to Chris Benoitâ<80><99>s father, Michael Benoitâ<80><99>s attorney Cary Ichter. The publication noted that this could have set the stage for a â<80><9c>potentially nasty and protracted legal battle.â<80>
Here are the fast national ratings that Survivor: China, featuring Ashley Massaro, drew on December 16th, according to Zap2it.com: Hour 1 of the Survivor: China finale drew a 8.2 rating with a 12 share, putting CBS in first place for the 8 PM time slot. Hour 2 of the Survivor: China finale drew a 8.8 rating with a 13 share, putting CBS in second place for the 9 PM time slot. The Survivor: China reunion special drew a 7.3 rating with a 12 share, putting CBS in second place for the 10 PM time slot.