TV Watch List: Weekend, Feb. 24-26

Seth Rogen hosts the 2012 Independent Spirit Awards.

The 2012 Independent Spirit Awards
SPECIAL. Call the 2012 edition of this celebration of indie film the Oscars preshow — top nominees “The Artist” and “The Descendents” are likely to take home statues at Saturday’s Seth Rogen-hosted fete and at the big show on Sunday.
Saturday, 10 p.m., IFC

‘Witchslayer Gretl’
MOVIE. In this update on the Hansel and Gretel fairy tale, Shannen Doherty plays a witch. That’s witch with a “w.”
Saturday, 9 p.m., Syfy

‘The Walking Dead’
DRAMA. At this point, would it be more satisfying to see Shane shot, or turned into a zombie? Or, shot and left as zombie bait, a la the fate he handed to Otis? Discuss, because we’re getting close to the season’s end.
Sunday, 9 p.m., AMC

‘The Celebrity Apprentice’
REALITY. The teams head to the Garden State to see who can put on the best show at Medieval Times, which just made us think of the movie “Garden State,” which really makes us wonder what Zach Braff’s up to lately.
Sunday, 9 p.m., NBC


FDNY debuts new fire simulator for blazes at…

The New York City Fire Department christened its newest, state-of-the-art, custom-built simulator at its training academy on Randall's Island Tuesday.


Bronx cop saves baby who stopped breathing

A Bronx police officer is credited with saving the life of a 2-month-old baby who stopped breathing Tuesday morning. Police Officer Johnny Castillo, 38, was…


Brewer celebrates Women's Equality Day with voter pledge

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer celebrated Women’s Equality Day Tuesday by pledging to register at least five women voters before the Oct. 10 deadline. Brewer…


NYPD looking for lewd D train rider

The NYPD is enlisting the public’s help to find a man they say performed a lewd act on the D train Saturday evening. The incident…


'Pretty Little Liars' recap: Season 5, Episode 12,…

If you've wondered whether Ali and Bethany knew each other, you got an answer tonight: Yes, and in a very tangled way. But many lingering…


Cymbals Eat Guitars Have Everything to 'LOSE'

At its most basic level, a rock band can be thought of as a family, a group of people selflessly devoted to a cause. When…


"Bachelor in Paradise" recap: Episode 4, 'Week Four'

Some things are hard to watch in a “Human Centipede” sort of way. Other things in an “American History X” sort of way. Does “Bachelor…


Fall Movie Preview: 10 films to see this…

Despite being awards season, the next four months bring a glut of remakes, rehashes and sequels. Here are 10 that should be better worth your time.


When are 2014 college football playoffs? (Schedule, date,…

When and where are 2014 college football playoffs? A look at the schedule, date, TV, time for the semi-finals at championship game.


Dimitri Patterson suspended only for rest of preseason…

Dimitri Patterson ended up getting just a slap on the wrist.


Eugenie Bouchard excited for 'rowdy' fans at US…

Eugenie Bouchard is sure to endear herself to New York's tennis faithful as she tries to win her first grand slam title across the next two weeks.


MLB Power Rankings: Angels and A's still at…

MLB Power Rankings: Angels and A's still at top, Nationals climb


Who is having the most orgasms?

  Single lesbians report having orgasms more often than heterosexual women but both gay and straight men still come out on top of the climax…


Jonathan Adler shares his tips for a great…

Jonathan Adler took a break from boogie boarding at his beach house to tell us how to keep that Labor Day party festive.


Most popular Labor Day weekend destinations released its Top 20 destinations for the end of summer, including Labor Day weekend. If you’re heading to any of these spots, expect a…


Working your way to type 2 diabetes: Job…

When it comes to type 2 diabetes, a stressful job can be as risky for your health as a bad diet and no exercise. A…