"The Young and the Restless" has aired on CBS since March 26, 1973 and is still popular as of 2015. The soap opera originally aired half-hour episodes five times weekly, but expanded to full-hour episodes in 1980. The soap opera drama is set in the fictional town of Genoa City, Wisconsin.
The show has received the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series eight times since its inception and is the highest-rated daytime drama in the United States, as of 2015. In addition to airing on CBS, the show also offers its latest full episodes online via CBS.com along with other show information.