TV Watch list: Monday, March 24

"All of Me" airs on PBS.  Credit: PBS
“All of Me” airs on PBS.
Credit: PBS

‘Independent Lens: All of Me’
PBS has jumped on the “let’s watch obese people lose weight” bandwagon. Three women who met through the National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance are getting weight-loss surgery. We’re not sure if there’s irony there or not.
10 p.m., PBS

‘Dancing with the Stars’
After the second week of performances, the first elimination will take place. Who will be tossed aside so soon? NeNe Leakes? Drew Carey? Or maybe Sean Avery?
8 p.m., ABC

‘Mike & Molly’
Molly and her friends go on a riverboat casino cruise. Molly really wants to win some extra cash for her and Mike — while he’s busy watching college basketball. This is groundbreaking sitcom fodder, you guys.
9:30 p.m., CBS

‘The Blacklist’
A high-tech cyber defense asset (take a shot every time someone says “cyberterrorism” or “deep web”) is stolen, with clues pointing to a Russian terrorist as the thief.
10 p.m., NBC

‘Bates Motel’
Spend some quality time with Norman Bates — before he went all “Psycho.” In tonight’s episode, Norman’s big brother, Dylan, starts to question his loyalty to Norman and their mom, Norma.
10 p.m., A&E


US military tried, but failed to rescue journalist…

The U.S. military earlier this year tried to rescue journalist James Foley and other American hostages held in Syria ,but failed to find the captives.


Fate of captured beluga whales in hands of…

A Georgia aquarium went to court on Wednesday seeking federal permission to bring 18 captured beluga whales to the United States from Russia.


After Eric Garner death, religious leaders meet to…

Interfaith leaders convened with city officials to discuss what the community can do to help dial down heightened tensions after Eric Garner's death.


'Suspicious' Hamilton Heights fire caused by power strip:…

An extension cord overload caused the deadly fire in Hamilton Heights late Monday that killed a 15-year-old girl and injured at least 12 others.


Billy Crystal to commemorate late actor Robin Williams…

  Comedian Billy Crystal will pay tribute to late actor Robin Williams at television's Primetime Emmy Awards on Aug. 25, the show's organizers said on…

Going Out

Things to do this week in NYC, Aug.…

GAMES Hudson Common Open Aug. 21, 7 p.m. Hudson Common 356 W. 58 St. Free, The U.S. Open begins on Monday, but most of…


Review: Sadly, Matthew Weiner's 'Are You Here' is…

"Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner tries his hand at movies with "Are You Here," a misjudged Owen Wilson-Zach Galifianakis comedy that turns into a drama.


Review: 'Love is Strange' is not only a…

John Lithgow and Alfred Molina tie the knot in "Love is Strange," but the film winds up being more about living with people than an activist picture.


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Shane Greene travels unlikely road to Yankees stardom

Shane Greene was throwing a bullpen session on a quiet field at Daytona Beach Community College one day when the ball started moving.


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2014 Fantasy Football: Rankings, list of top NFL tight ends (TE)


Online dating for every generation

Frank Jackson and his mother Maggie are like lots of modern families: They have dinner together regularly, keep each other updated on their lives —…


Going green could be the key to getting…

If we could just pursue the things that would actually make us happy, we could help the environment too, according to a New York researcher.…


Metabolic syndrome could have a sugar link

Scientists in St. Louis may have found another culprit in metabolic syndrome, which can lead to heart disease and type 2 diabetes.  Uric acid is…


Another way stress hurts your unborn baby

Mothers know to try staying calm during pregnancy, as stress has been linked to behavioral and developmental problems for their babies. But now, a new…