TV Watch List: Weekend, Jan. 20-22

Rob Lowe stars as suspected killer Drew Peterson in “Drew Peterson: Untouchable.”

‘Drew Peterson: Untouchable’
MOVIE. It is “literally” terrifying to watch “Parks and Recreation” star Rob Lowe play Chicago cop Drew Peterson, who is suspected of murdering his third and fourth wives (No. 4 played here by Kaley Cuoco).
Saturday, 8 p.m., Lifetime

‘Bayou Billionaires’
REALITY. When a massive natural gas deposit is discovered under their home, a simple Louisiana family adjusts to life in a much more posh tax bracket — like probably cutting down on the “gas” jokes.
Season premiere, Saturday, 9 p.m., CMT

‘An Idiot Abroad 2: The Bucket List’
REALITY. Karl Pilkington may be Ricky Gervais’ “idiot” friend, but now he also — begrudgingly — gets sent around the world to check things off of his “things to do before you die” list. To be clear, that’s Gervais’ list, not Pilkington’s.
Season premiere, 10 p.m., Science

‘Shark Tank’
REALITY. The shark bait in the Season 3 premiere includes an author looking for funds to kick-start his celebrity ghostwriting biz and an online venture that helps people plan their own funerals.
Season premiere, Friday, 8 p.m., ABC


Canadian charged in 'Heartbleed' attack on tax agency

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian police have arrested a 19-year-old man and charged him in connection with exploiting the "Heartbleed" bug to steal taxpayer data from…


Every dog has his day in court, in…

(Reuters) - Call him juror K-9.A computer glitch is likely to blame for a summons that called a German Shepherd to report for jury duty,…

Breaking: Local

Judge rules Tsarnaev can view victim autopsy photos

Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev can view the autopsy photographs of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.


Police warn of attempted assault on woman near…

Police in Cambridge issued an alert after a woman said she was the victim of an attempted sexual assault after leaving Porter Square early Wednesday.…


Jim Rash talks 'The Writer's Room' and amazing…

For Jim Rash, as the fifth season of "Community" comes to a close, the second season of "The Writer's Room" begins.


'Dexter' star Jennifer Carpenter moves into producing role

The actress who played the title character's sister in "Dexter" is teaming up with producer George Stelzner to adapt Erika Hayasaki's book "The Death Class:…

The Word

Wahlburgers announce North America domination

Tuesday was a huge day for Donnie Wahlberg.


Here's what to do in Boston this weekend

THEATER The Wholehearted Thursday through April 27 Paramount Center 559 Washington St., Boston $25-$49, 617-824-8400 This conceptually rich show from Stein | Holum Projects,…


2014 NFL Mock Draft: Updated, new April version

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Updated, new April version


Bruins 2014 playoffs preview: Vegas odds say Stanley…

Bruins 2014 playoffs preview: Vegas odds say Stanley Cup will return to Boston


MLB Power Rankings: A's are baseball's best, Brewers…

MLB Power Rankings: A's are baseball's best, Brewers and Braves right behind


Injury bug tearing holes in Red Sox

Red Sox fans will recall that last year the bullpen was decimated by injuries. From Franklin Morales to Andrew Miller, from Craig Breslow to Andrew…


Unexplained infertility may be caused by lack of…

Researchers have identified a protein on the egg's surface that interacts with another protein on the surface of sperm, allowing the two cells to join.


5 surprising facts about Google Glass

Your sex life could get more interesting.


Cognitive skills begin to drop at age 24

But the news isn't all that bad.


How to get a job at a startup:…

We talked to Tarek Pertew, one of the co-founders behind Uncubed, about how to get your dream job at a startup.