TV Watch List: Monday, August 5

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Metro breaks down your Monday night TV.

‘Shark Week’
SHARKS! We’re going to need a bigger DVR…because Shark Week is back and we’re not going to miss a single second of jagged-toothed, dead-eyed, scariest predator of the sea-programming. Tonight, catch “The Return of Jaws” which is not a sequel to the title movie, but an exploration of the hunting habits of Great Whites off the coast of Cape Cod.
9 p.m, DSC

‘The Ghost Inside My Child’
EDUCATIONAL. Whoa, the name of this new series isn’t creepy at all. In the premiere episode a toddler has unexplainable and disturbing memories of war. Eek!
Series Premiere, 10 p.m., BIO

‘The Bachelorette’
REALITY. In the season finale (it feels like this season has been going on forever) Desiree finally chooses her man. No doubt plenty of tears and drama ensue.
Season Finale, 8 p.m., ABC

‘The Real Housewives of Orange County’
REALITY. Exchanges are cold at Vicki’s “Winter Wonderland” party (isn’t this lady too old — like, so old — to be having prom-themed parties?) and basically everyone fights with everyone else in the season finale.
Season Finale, 9 p.m., BRAVO


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.


The Boston Marathon: Step by step, the race…

For over a century, the Boston Marathon has been an event centered around sportsmanship, endurance and athleticism, but there’s no denying the face of the renowned race has been changed…


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.


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.


Discovery cancels 'Everest Jump Live' special in wake…

The Discovery Channel has indicated it will not be moving forward with "Everest Jump Live," a planned special about mountain climber Joby Ogwyn's effort to…

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'X-Men' director Bryan Singer drama continues

  News broke late last week that "X-Men" and "The Usual Suspects" director Bryan Singer is being sued by a man who said Singer molested…

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Miley Cyrus cancels more dates, tweeting from hospital

Miley Cyrus is reportedly so sick that she's had to postpone more tour dates. We know this because she has been sitting in a hospital…


Loop are, er, um, back in the loop

Experimental noise rock band Loop's three mid-1980s to early-1990s albums, “Heavens End,” “Fade Out” and “A Gilded Eternity,” were mercifully reissued.


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

Brock Holt the difference in the Red Sox' win


NHL video highlights & analysis: Red Wings dump…

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


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

John Lackey roughed up for second straight outing


MLB video highlights: Red Sox score two in…

Lester shines in Red Sox win over White Sox


Packing: The one thing you need in your…

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Is your chair making it hard to talk?

Ever wished there was an office chair that could make impromptu meetings and discussions more private? The Cristiana Wing Chair is an asymmetrical armchair which…


Live large at these luxury hotels

From Thai boxing lessons and macabre Dracula tours to the Australian Outback, the Four Seasons hotel chain launched a series of new travel packages this…


4 things that every summer camp should have

Alan Saltz, director of the 92nd street Y program lists things that every summer camp should have.