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Entertainment: Fall programming highlights for Discovery, City and CTV

Major networks are starting to release details about their upcoming fall schedules.

Discovery Channel has a packed line-up for the fall with a variety of all-new unscripted series, documentaries and the highly-anticipated return of the network’s most iconic game show. The Emmy winning series Cash Cab will return to Discovery in 2017, with a new spin as unsuspecting passengers will be ambushed by America’s favourite celebrities and Host Ben Bailey in the driver’s seat. Monday nights will rev up even more with the return of such iconic Motor Monday series as Diesel Brothers and Street Outlaws along with the all-new series Gear Dogs. Other key programming highlights will include The Bush League (W/T), an all-new competition series that takes bush crafting to the next level; Hot Grease, an all-new Discovery Impact film about the green energy frontier; Killing Fields: Isle of Wight (W/T), a new spin off of the popular Discovery

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TV highlights: ‘Twin Peaks: The Return’ wraps a standout season on Showtime

(All times Eastern.)

The Edge of Seventeen (Showtime at 9) This coming-of-age comedy, featuring the Oscar-nominated Hailee Steinfeld (“True Grit”) as an angsty teen, comes to premium cable. Kyra Sedgwick and Woody Harrelson also star.

Fox News Sunday (Fox at 9 a.m.) Gov. Greg Abbott (R-Tex.) and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.

Sunday Morning Futures (Fox News at 10) Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, former Federal Emergency Management Agency director Joe Allbaugh, Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.).

This Is America the World (WETA at 10 and WHUT at 7:30 p.m.) Lithuanian Ambassador Rolandas Krisciunas.

Meet the Press (NBC at 10:30) Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner.

Big Brother (CBS at 8) The new Head of Household moves into the HOH room.

Psycho Wedding

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Monday’s TV highlights: ‘People of Earth’ on TBS and more

SERIES

American Ninja Warrior Competitors from the Los Angeles qualifier return to tackle more obstacles. Matt Iseman and Akbar Gbajabiamila are the hosts, with Kristine Leahy as cohost. 8 p.m. NBC

The Bachelorette The three remaining suitors head to Dallas to meet Rachel’s family in a new episode of the reality series. 8 p.m. ABC

So You Think You Can Dance The remaining dancers give it their all to earn a callback and stay in the competition in this new episode. With judges Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy and Vanessa Hudgens and host Cat Deeley. 8 p.m. Fox

Cooper) races against the clock to save Tulip and Cassidy (Ruth Negga, Joseph Gilgun) in a new episode of the supernatural drama. 9 p.m. AMC

Gone The disappearance of a Texas teen is probed in the premiere of this true-crime series. 9 p.m. Investigation Discovery

Counting On

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Monday’s TV highlights: ‘Presenting Princess Shaw’ on the PBS series ‘POV’

SERIES

The Bachelorette Rachel makes the customary visits to the respective hometowns of the remaining bachelors in this new episode of the reality series. 8 p.m. ABC

American Ninja Warrior New obstacles are added to the course as this season’s qualifying rounds end in Denver in this new episode. Matt Iseman, Akbar Gbajabiamila and Kristine Leahy are the hosts. 8 p.m. NBC

So You Think You Can Dance Some of the dancers learn whether they’re getting callbacks to move on to “The Academy” and stay in the contest in this new episode of the reality competition. With judges Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy and Vanessa Hudgens. Cat Deeley hosts. 8 p.m. Fox

Ruth Negga). 9 p.m. AMC

Will In the new episode “Two Gentlemen,” Will (Laurie Davidson) has an artistic epiphany that could put him on the road to success, but he’s going to

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Friday’s TV highlights: The series finale of ‘Reign’ on the CW – LA …

SERIES

Reign After four seasons, this period drama starring Adelaide Kane as the ill-fated Mary, Queen of Scots, ends its run. With Rachel Skarsten as Queen Elizabeth I. 9 p.m. KTLA

Ginormous Food Host Josh Denny samples supersize eats in Pittsburgh in this new installment. 8 p.m. Food Network

The Great British Baking Show Twelve amateur cooks do battle as this culinary competition returns for its fourth American season. With returning judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood and hosts Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins. 9 and 10 p.m. KOCE

Brett Eldredge rocks out in Las Vegas on a new edition of the concert series. 10 p.m. CMT

Wynonna Earp The arrival in Purgatory of one of Wynonna’s (Melanie Scrofano) old friends complicates matters for the team on a new episode of this supernatural western. 10 p.m. Syfy

SPECIALS

Watergate — Truth Lies This new

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TV highlights: ‘American Gods’ premieres Sunday on Starz

(All times Eastern.)

2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (HBO at 8, Saturday) Joan Baez, ELO, Journey, Yes, Pearl Jam and Tupac Shakur are honored, along with producer-songwriter Nile Rodgers. The ceremony, taped earlier this month in New York, will also feature performances by Alicia Keys, Mary Chapin Carpenter, T.I. and Lenny Kravitz.

White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner (C-SPAN at 9:30) “Daily Show” correspondent Hasan Minhaj will tell the jokes at this year’s event, which will not be attended by President Trump.

Full Frontal With Samantha Bee — Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner (TBS at 10) Samantha Bee toasts the press in this comedy special, taped earlier in the day at her WHCD alternative event in Washington.

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Investigation Discovery highlights search for missing Utah woman

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‘The Coroner: I Speak for the Dead’ Season Finale Highlights Night of Murder & Mayhem on ID!

Tonight on Investigation Discovery (ID), Graham Hetrick speaks for the dead while Chris Hansen goes behind the scenes of some of the most shocking murders in America, with the Season Finale of “The Coroner: I Speak for the Dead” and an all-new episode of “Killer Instinct with Chris Hansen,” respectively.

American viewers are fascinated with death, it seems. They don’t want it touching their own lives, but they cannot seem to get enough of watching it touch someone else. And, not just death; strange, mysterious, violent death. And, unfortunately, there appears to be plenty in our culture to keep the airwaves full.

Tonight, the season of “The Coroner: I Speak for the Dead” wraps up on ID. The show chronicles some of Graham Hetrick’s most mysterious and disturbing homicides. While detectives search for clues among the living, Graham, a coroner and medical death investigator, uncovers the secrets of the dead. Tonight, Read more at: http://tvruckus.com/2016/09/19/the-coroner-i-speak-for-the-dead-season-finale-highlights-night-of-murder-mayhem-on-id/

Discovery Communications 2016 Upfront Highlights

We covered Discovery Communications’ 2016 upfront highlights in Cablefax Daily from Discovery’s digital arm, Discovery Channel and TLC. The following are additional highlights from Thursday’s announcements, from Investigation Discovery, Animal Planet, Science Channel, Velocity and American Heroes Channel.

Investigation Discovery announced 13 new and 16 returning series. Highlights from the new crop include “Hard Evidence: OJ Is Innocent,” a mini-series premiering early ’17 from exec prod Martin Sheen that questions what’s known about the infamous trial; “Murder Chose Me” features Shreveport, LA, homicide detective Rod Demery as he catches criminals; and “The Detectives Club: New Orleans” features a group of retired detectives from the city who discuss their most haunting cases.

Top announcements from Animal Planet include a new programming event “Animal Planet Presents,” which will showcase specials and documentary films from top filmmakers like 2016 Slamdance Film Fest winner “Million Dollar Duck”; new series such as “Texas Vets,” following the lives

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