TV picks: Wednesday, Sept. 5

Mike Rowe takes his "Dirty Jobs" gig to Australia.

“Dirty Jobs Down Under with Mike Rowe”
REALITY. Host Mike Rowe finds dirty jobs sometimes involve deadly tasks when he helps capture the world’s most venomous snake in Australia.
10 p.m., Discovery

“Top Chef Masters”
REALITY. The Masters meet a legend — boxing champ Sugar Ray Leonard serves as guest judge tonight.
10 p.m., Bravo

“I Married a Mobster”

REALITY. Ruthann Seccio married into the Philly mob, but not all members of her new “family” were particularly fond of her.
10 p.m., Investigation Discovery

“Ghost Hunters”
REALITY. Though Grant Wilson, cofounder of TAPS (The Atlantic Paranormal Society), decided to leave the show, the team carries on their ghost-hunting mission with a trip to a historic jail in South Carolina, where a female serial killer hanged in 1820 may be haunting visitors.
Midseason premiere, 9 p.m., Syfy

“Paranormal Witness”
REALITY. And for more otherworldly tales, “Paranormal Witness” recounts the story of a widower whose new bride may be haunted by his deceased wife.
10 p.m., Syfy


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Hillary Clinton headed to Boston for women's leadership…

Former U.S. Senator and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is set to visit Massachusetts Wednesday amid continuing speculation about making another bid for the presidency in 2016.

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Boston Marathon: Marathoners ready to run, honor victims

Scores of runners will cross the Boston Marathon starting line in Hopkinton Monday and embark on a 26.2-mile journey to Boston in honor of the victims.

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MIT student, Rhodes scholar, dies

Eliana Hechter, a student at MIT and Harvard, died, her family said. The announcement was posted on MIT's website.

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Video: Car crashes into Cambridge store, man arrested…

A Cambridge man was arrested on gun and drug charges after crashing his car into a Massachusetts Avenue storefront early Saturday morning.

Television

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The Word

'X-Men' director Bryan Singer drama continues

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Miley Cyrus cancels more dates, tweeting from hospital

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Music

Loop are, er, um, back in the loop

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NHL

NHL video highlights: Bruins smack down Red Wings…

NHL video highlights: Bruins smack down Red Wings in Game 2

MLB

MLB video highlights: Red Sox defeat Orioles, 4-2

Brock Holt the difference in the Red Sox' win

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NHL video highlights & analysis: Red Wings dump…

NHL video highlights & analysis: Red Wings dump Bruins in Game 1

MLB

MLB video highlights: Orioles top Red Sox, 8-4…

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4 things that every summer camp should have

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